Test engineer (ref 2.2.1-329/22)

Swedish Institute of Space Physics is looking for a test engineer for electrical tests of the instrument PEP for the JUICE mission.

Applicants are invited for a temporal position to perform electrical and functional tests of Particle Environment Package (PEP) for the ESA JUICE mission during a test campaign performed by European Space Operation Center (ESOC), Darmstadt, Germany.


The task is to monitor and control of the system verification test of the JUICE spacecraft.


Candidates should have knowledge of the PEP hardware, PEP Ground Support Equipment, and PEP functional tests procedures as well as general knowledge of the space hardware testing.

The position is for 3 days in October 2022. Exact dates are subject of schedule changes. The test is performed in Darmstadt, Germany.

For further information please contact:
Stas Barabash +46-980-791 22, stas.barabash@irf.se

Trade union representatives:
Uwe Raffalski, SACO-S, +46-980-790 21, uwe.raffalski@irf.se
Stefan Karlsson, ST, +46-980-790 29, stefan.karlsson@irf.se

Closing date for applications is September 26 2022.

Applications should include a CV and a personal covering letter.

Applications should be submitted, preferably by email, to: registrator@irf.se

Or by mail:

Swedish Institute of Space Physics,
Box 812,
SE-981 28 Kiruna, Sweden

Please quote reference number: 2.2.1-329/22

If your application is sent by e-mail you should get a confirmation that we have received it. If you do not get the confirmation within three days, please contact the registrar:  +46 980-790 00.

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