Internship (m/f) within EarthCARE System Engineering and Operations and AIT

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01.12.2017 - 10:33


Are you looking for an internship? Would you like to discover the work of a Development Engineer? Then apply now! We look forward to you joining us as an intern (m/f) within the EarthCARE project (35 hours/week, flexi-time).

  • Location: Friedrichshafen
  • Start: March 2018
  • Duration: 6 months

EarthCARE (Earth Clouds, Aerosols and Radiation Explorer) is the sixth Earth Explorer mission to be launched by European Space Agency (ESA) as part of its 'Living Planet' programme. As industrial prime contractor Airbus Defence and Space is responsible for the development and manufacture of the Earth observation satellite. EarthCARE will focus on clouds, tiny particles in the atmosphere - Aerosols - and their influence on atmospheric radiation. The formation and effects of clouds will be studied. Among other things, EarthCARE will draw up vertical profiles of natural and man-made aerosols. It will register the distribution of water and ice and their transport by clouds and investigate the interrelationships between clouds and precipitation and their effects on radiation. It will derive profiles of atmospheric heating and cooling by clouds from a combination of the measured Aerosols and 'cloud elements'.


  • Support of EarthCARE project for systems reviews and progress meetings
  • Support of system engineering tasks in terms of verification & validation
  • Support for AIT tasks (e.g. test preparations, test support)
  • Support for satellite operation team
  • Developing of lean engineering methods & processes

Does this job description fit your objectives and profile? Take the next step in your career and come and join us!

How to apply:

Please provide the following documents: cover letter, C.V., relevant certificates, current certificate of enrolment, excerpt from your study regulations/guidelines if it is a compulsory internship)

You can direct your cover letter to: Mrs. Seeger

Should you have general questions regarding this position you can write an E-Mail to:

Airbus is committed to achieving workforce diversity and creating an inclusive working environment. We welcome all applications irrespective of social and cultural background, age, gender, disability, sexual orientation or religious belief.


You offer:

  • Enrolled student within Information Aerospace Engineering or similar field of study
  • Knowlege within CAD
  • German: fluent
  • English: fluent

You are a good team player, have excellent communication skills, and are able to work independently.

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Firmen- und Kontaktdaten

Frau Airbus Recruitment
28199 Bremen
+49 40743 70

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