Senior Test Engineer Environmental Testing (all genders)

Festanstellung in Umweltschutz und Umweltingenieurswesen


Senior Test Engineer Environmental Testing (all genders)

We are mission critical 

Beyond Gravity, headquartered in Zurich, Switzerland, is the first startup to combine agility, speed and innovation with decades of experience and proven quality. Around 1600 employees at 12 locations in six countries (Switzerland, Sweden, Austria, Germany, USA and Finland) develop and manufacture products for satellites and launch vehicles with the goal of advancing humankind and enabling the exploration of the world and beyond. Beyond Gravity is the preferred supplier of structures for all types of launch vehicles and a leader in selected satellite products and for constellations in the New Space sector. Beyond Gravity also uses its space knowledge for applications outside of space technology: The high-precision products have already been used in the semiconductor industry for more than 20 years.

Your main responsibilities

  • Planning, preparation, and performance of environmental simulation tests for internal and external customers, including writing of test reports.
  • Operation of the test facilities (Vibration, Shock, Pyroshock, Centrifuge, Temperature and Climatic Chambers)
  • Preparation and performance of specific measurement tasks on environmental, separation and static tests (Acceleration, Material strains, Load and Distance Measurement, Trajectory Determination with High-speed Video, etc.)
  • Advising customers on the feasibility of planned test activities and development of test profiles together with the customers
  • Post-processing of measurement data and visual presentation of test results
  • Organization and performance of maintenance and repairs of test facilities, measurement equipment and sensors (e.g., calibration)

Your Profile

  • Degree in Mech. or Electr. Engineering or Certified Technician (TS/HF)
  • Completed Vocational Education of advantage or emphasis for craftmanship work
  • Practical experience in testing, research, and development of advantage
  • Basic knowledge in measurement technique, electronics/control technique and physics
  • Conception of tidiness, knowledge of 5S concept of advantage
  • Fluent German  and English (B2) speaking and writing, French of advantage
  • Readiness to travel internationally (Europe, USA)
  • Delighted by contact with the customer, open personality, and team ability

We offer

  • Work in an international environment with global mindset and high-tech products that will fly into space
  • A highly specialized and motivated team with a lot of know-how in a unique industry
  • We live a hands-on mentality and take suggestions for improvement seriously
  • Attractive employment conditions (contribution to public transport, trainings and development opportunities, full paid maternity/paternity leave and many more)

Your contact

Did we spark your interest in this exciting position? Then we look forward to receiving your online application.

Recruiter/HR Manager: Stefan Hunger |  https://beyondgravity.com


Zürich, ZH, CH

Job Experience Level:  Professionals Job Category/Job Family:  Engineering Req ID:  6616