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Implementation of CCSDS protocols and data processing systems for Low Earth Orbit Free-Space-Optical Communications

Starting date

1 December 2021

Duration of contract

3 to 6 months


up to the German TVöD 5

Type of employment


Implementation of data communication protocols in compliance with CCSDS standards as well as the design and development of novel processing algorithms and data protocols for enabling their operation for the Free Space Optical Channel.

Your qualifications:

  • study of Electrical/Electronics Engineering, Telecommunicaitons Engineering or similar
  • experience with Matlab/Simulink
  • knowledge of HDL Coder is an asset
  • profound knowledge of VHDL
  • knowledge of C/C++ is an asset
  • basic understanding of Hardware/Software-Codesign
  • familiarity with Networking standards is an asset
  • self-sustained working behaviour

Your benefits:

Look forward to a fulfilling job with an employer who appreciates your commitment and supports your personal and professional development. Our unique infrastructure offers you a working environment in which you have unparalleled scope to develop your creative ideas and accomplish your professional objectives. Our human resources policy places great value on a healthy family and work-life-balance as well as equal opportunities for persons of all genders (f/m/x). Individuals with disabilities will be given preferential consideration in the event their qualifications are equivalent to those of other candidates.

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Technical contact

Dr. Julio Ramirez Molina
Institute of Communications and Navigation

Phone: +49 8153 28-2308

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Vacancy 60849

HR department Oberpfaffenhofen

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