PCB Layout Engineer
Wiener Neustadt (Austria) | Engineering | Full time

Who can apply: 
Experienced professional

Type of contract:
Full time position; 38.5 hours/week

Who we are:
ENPULSION GmbH is a Space Tech company based in Austria. Founded in 2016, it has quickly become a dominant player in the Space Industry selling one of the most advanced propulsion solutions for SmallSats to a large number of worldwide satellite platform integrators. The unique, modular solution we offer brings high performance at low cost to satellite manufacturers, fostering the democratization of space and enabling the exploration and exploitation of the solar system, positioning ENPULSION at the very heart of the NewSpace Area.

Job Description:
Your main responsibility will be in-house development and external management of numerous PCB layouts for ENPULSION’s current and future electric propulsion products, overseeing all related aspects including:

  • Development of schematics and layouts for digital, analog and power electronics in the space sector
  • Testing of prototype designs and flight hardware
  • Writing of technical documentation and procedures
  • Corresponding with internal and external authorities for design and serial production of boards
  • Analyzing of data from test campaigns, EMC and radiation etc.
  • Design and building of test apparatus
  • Work in an agile environment together with the engineering team

Your Requirements:
Academic education in Electronics, Computer Engineering or similar. Professional experience of 2-5 years related to PCB layout and design. An understanding of and experience in the space, automotive or aerospace industry is required.

  • Good understanding of analog and digital circuit design
  • Experience in Alitum Designer or similar schematic and layout software
  • Knowledge of technologies and processes of PCB design and manufacturing
  • Knowledge of ECSS and IPC standards for electronics design
  • Must have knowledge of EMC, Signal Integrity, and PCB thermal management
  • Additional knowledge in radiation effects (SEL and TID) would be beneficial but not necessary
  • Experience of hand soldering surface mount components and usage of diagnostic equipment such as multimeter and oscilloscope etc.

We look for a proactive, diligent, disciplined, motivated person with the ability to handle complex situations and devise solving strategies. An in-depth understanding of the English language is a must. Knowledge and experience in Altium Designer, Python, SPICE (or some other circuit simulation software) are desirable.

What we offer:
We are a young and international team with a passion for what we do. Our offices are a fun, friendly environment where your ideas and opinions are encouraged to be shared. We are a fast-paced company that is still growing, so you would have the chance to decide in which area you would like to specialize.

This position entails a gross salary according to the collective bargaining agreement (minimum EUR 2.644,46) and may significantly increase based on qualification and experience.

We look forward to receiving your complete online application!

Agatha Allesch, Head of Human Resources, email: jobs@enpulsion.com