AAC Clyde Space Team

Electronics Engineer – Uppsala

We design, configure, build and send things into space.

Here at AAC Clyde Space in Uppsala we produce the hearts and brains of satellites and lunar landers used across a range of applications. Our customer base is growing with projects delivering novel earth observation, climate analysis and communications payloads. Others work to de-orbit space debris and some systems are travelling farther afield to the moon. All of these rely upon the PCDUs (Power Control and Distribution Units) and DHS (Data Handling Systems) which we develop and manufacture right here in Uppsala.

We are growing and looking for Electronics Engineers to join our engineering team in Uppsala. You will work on developing and delivering projects for our power electronics and data handling systems.

We are recruiting for multiple roles, and welcome candidates both with experience and early in their career. Even if you have no experience of the space industry, we welcome you to apply.

Our expectations (we don’t expect anyone to meet everything listed)

  • You should have an engineering degree in electronic engineering or similar.
  • Be able to demonstrate an interest in electronics, circuit theory and systems either through your work, study or personal projects.
  • You want to be involved in the development of products and systems which will go into satellites, lunar landers, orbital craft and other space applications.
  • Able to combine creativity, innovation and problem solving as well as experience of practical work in electronics testing. Enjoy sharing knowledge and working with others to solve problems.
  • Able to interact with customers at a technical level, work within the framework of a project.

 

  • Experience with Altium Designer or similar CAD systems. Electronics design, schematic capture and PCB layout.
  • Experience with analogue electronics, specifically around DC power systems.
  • Experience with design for harsh environments
  • Experience with digital electronics, FPGA.
  • Experience in Python or similar languages and generating test scripts.

 

We offer

  • The opportunity to be part of a growing new space company with the ability to work independently as part of a team.
  • Your time will be split between the office, R&D laboratory and cleanroom interacting with a multi-national team working and customers across the world.
  • A relaxed but challenging environment with opportunities to learn and develop in the new space sector.

ABOUT AAC CLYDE SPACE

AAC Clyde Space, a leading New Space company, specialises in small satellite technologies and services that enable businesses, governments, and educational organisations to access high-quality, timely data from space. This data has a vast range of applications, from weather forecasting to precision farming to environmental monitoring, and is essential to improving our quality of life on Earth.

Our growing capabilities bring together three divisions:

  • Space Data as a Service – delivering data from space directly to customers
  • Space missions – turnkey solutions that empower customers to streamline their space missions
  • Space products and components – a full range of off-the-shelf and tailor-made subsystems, components, and sensors

AAC Clyde Space aims to become a world leader in commercial small satellites and services from space, applying advances in its technology to tackle global challenges and improve our life on Earth.

Some of our clients include Horizon Technologies, Orbcomm, NSLComm, OHB Sweden, Intuitive Machines, Orbital Micro Systems, the United States Airforce Academy, UK Space Agency, European Space Agency and NASA.

AAC Clyde Space Group consists of the parent company AAC Clyde Space AB (publ) and subsidiaries in Sweden, the UK, the Netherlands, South Africa and the USA.  Our main operations are in these five countries, with partner networks in Japan and South Korea.

AAC Clyde Space’s share is traded on the Nasdaq First North Premier Growth Market.

Data Protection Policy

As part of our recruitment process, we collect and process personal data relating to job applicants. We are committed to being transparent about how we collect and use this data, please click here to see our job applicant privacy notice.

Right to Work

AAC Clyde Space has a legal responsibility to ensure that all its employees have the legal right to live and work in the EU or the country in which they plan to work. Therefore, if you are made an offer of employment, this will be subject to AAC Clyde Space verifying that you are eligible to work in that country before you start work.

Equality, Diversity and Inclusion

We aim to create a positive recruitment and selection experience across every part of our business. The company is committed to handling applications to a consistently high standard and all candidates with dignity and respect. Those involved in the recruitment and selection process will act with integrity, objectivity and professionalism.   We are committed to equal opportunities for all and to have diversity reflected within our global workforce. We believe its diversity and inclusion will allow for greater creativity and innovation to help AAC Clyde Space Group deliver the vision to help improve life on earth.

Openness to Flexible Working

We recognise work-life balance is important so we are open to discussions around flexible working, depending on the nature of the role and business needs.  If you would like to know more, please ask the Hiring Manager during any recruitment process that you may be involved in.

 

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