AIT Electrical Engineer

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Expleo is a trusted partner for end-to-end, integrated engineering, quality services and management consulting for digital transformation.  We help businesses harness unrelenting technological change to successfully deliver innovations that will help them gain a competitive advantage and improve the everyday lives of people around the globe. 


We are searching for an Electrical Engineer reporting to the Assembly, Integration and Test (AIT) Operations Manager and joining the AIT team. The Electrical Engineer will be office based to create test procedures and test programmes before moving into clean rooms with satellite to run verify function of the satellite.


The role will be based out of our Clients Harwell Campus site but the initial work 6-9 months will be at Belfast or Cannes pending commissioning of clean rooms at Harwell


  • Perform Electrical/Avionics system electrical integration and functional testing activities for satellite programmes
  • Perform data interpretation (measurement and telemetry), assessment, and analysis of integrated electrical/avionics systems
  • Create technical documentation including test procedure, test scripts, test report
  • Work Package Management as required
  • Perform problem investigation for the resolution of non-conformances and anomalies
  • Communicate risks, issues and solutions to peers with various technical backgrounds and areas of expertise.
  • Participate to daily AIT meetings, TRR, TRB, NRB, etc.
  • Support environmental tests (Thermal Vacuum Tests, Vibration Tests, Acoustic Tests, EMI/EMC Tests) at satellite level
  • Support satellite launch campaign at launch sites


  • Degree in engineering with ideally electrical background


  • Knowledge of S/C database management would be an asset
  • Knowledge of coding language (TCL) would be an asset


  • Experience in launch campaign would be an asset
  • Proven experience of working in satellite assembly integration and test environment i.e. clean rooms and/or environmental test facilities
  • Experience in satellite avionics and protocols (RS4xx, MIL 1553, Spacewire)
  • Experience on flight hardware integration and testing
  • Procedure and test report writing
  • Non-conformance reporting

What do I need before I apply

  • Willingness to locate to where the work is (Harwell) but other client sites possible.


  • Collaborative working environment – we stand shoulder to shoulder with our clients and our peers through good times and challenges 
  • We empower all passionate technology loving professionals by allowing them to expand their skills and take part in inspiring projects  
  • Expleo Academy - enables you to acquire and develop the right skills by delivering a suite of accredited training courses 
  • Competitive company benefits such as medical and dental insurance, pension, life assurance, employee wellbeing programme, sports and social events, birthday hampers and much more!  
  • Always working as one team, our people are not afraid to think big and challenge the status quo 

“We are an equal opportunities employer and welcome applications from all suitably qualified persons regardless of their race, sex, disability, religion/belief, sexual orientation or age”. 


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