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Electrical Engineer (Power/Communications)

The Company

PTS is a German new-space company whose aim is to democratize access to space and bring down the cost of space exploration. PTS is a privately held company, and our goal is to show that it is possible to build a sustainable business in space exploration. As well as delivering cheaper and more regular opportunities for academics, industry, and educational institutions to conduct in-space research, we are keen to develop the infrastructure required for future settlement on the Moon and beyond.


Your Tasks

Development of a battery subsystem

  • GaN FET based converters
  • Battery cells selection and testing
  • Battery housing design (CAD)

Development of a communications subsystem

  • COTS assessment (antenna, dividers)
  • Link budget calculations
  • Organization of and participation in tests required for space qualification of electronics hardware
  • Interface definition and I/O calculations


Your Profile

  • Experience in:

– PCB design

– Battery cell testing

– RF Protocols (CCSDS)

– Software-defined radio (SDR), e.g. GNU Radio

– Documentation and process flow following standards like ECSS

  • Good ability to work as a team, reliability, flexibility, and commitment
  • Good English speaking and writing skills
  • Bonus:
    • Aerospace experience
    • Experience with CAN


We offer:

  • Long term job perspective in a fast-growing enterprise
  • The opportunity to design space electronics for exciting projects
  • A flat hierarchy and the possibility to play an active part in decisions
  • A strong and enthusiastic team with a flexible work environment



Please send us your CV and a cover/motivation letter to We are looking forward to hearing from you!

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