Serco is among the leading Space Industry and Services Companies. We have over 40 years’ experience in supporting the space sector: Since the creation of the European Space Agency (ESA), our employees have been providing everyday their technical, scientific and management skills to support the full range of European cornerstone space missions.
At Serco we do not only offer a career, but also to join a community, where everyone values and wellbeing matters !
Our Team from Noordwijk, is searching for our new colleague ! We look forward to work with you ! Discover the offer below and apply quickly to become our future ECLS Engineer : )
Implement and supervise R&D activities in the field of sustainable life support technologies (e.g. MELiSSA), with a specific focus on bioreactors, biochemical processes characterisation, modelling and development;
Supervise the development of technology demonstrators on board ISS and follow up of operations over its life cycle;
Implement and supervise R&D activities in the area of In Situ Resource
Provide project support for manned spaceflight and scientific experiments onboard the ISS;
Provide support to the management of the MELiSSA project, technical and scientific coordination with MELiSSA partner
PhD or Master in Chemical Engineering, Biotechnology applied Microbiology or Physics;
Experience in specification, engineering and analysis of chemical and biochemical processes, knowledge of plant/food production
Experience in multi-phases processes characterisation and engineering is an asset;
Project skills, Management of R&D contracts, academic and industrial experience;
Knowledge of space systems engineering is an asset
Good interpersonal communication skills, team oriented.
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About The Company
Why should you join Serco ?
At Serco not only is the nature of the work we do important, everyone has an important role to play.
Meaningful and vital work - You’ll contribute to methodologically intercepting challenges whilst achievements will also be recognised and celebrated.
A world of opportunity - You’ll be wholeheartedly supported with development and career progression
Great people - You’ll become an integral member of a well-defined and supportive team who believe passionately in the value of our work.
What we offer
Chance to contribute to innovation in the public services sector
A company passionate about diversity and inclusion
Permanent employment with comprehensive Serco Benefits package.
At Serco, not only is the nature of the work we do important, everyone has an important role to play when managing complex public services.
We are a team of 50,000 people responsible for delivering essential public services around the world, we are innovators, committed to redesigning and improving public services for the benefit of everyone.
By joining Serco you will have unlimited access to our Global Employee Networks – SercoInspire (Gender), SercoEmbrace (Multicultural), SercoUnlimited (Disability) and In@Serco (LGBT & Networks). Serco Employee Networks, led by colleagues who are passionate about diversity, inclusion and belonging.
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Serco is a Disability Confident Employer committed to employing and retaining people with disabilities. Disabled applicants who meet the minimum criteria for the job will be given the opportunity to demonstrate their abilities at an interview.
Corporate Benefits Package
Relocation Assistance (if applicable)
Further information available from the Serco Europe Recruitment Team