Orbital Dynamics Intern


Internship Fixed Term Essonne, France

Uploaded 12 Sep 2020

Job Description

Tasks and responsibilities

  • Contribute to the simulation of different mission scenarios, for instance, constellation phasing of several satellites deployed in LEO orbits.
  • Contribute to the development of tools in Matlab/Python to improve the simulations of orbital manoeuvres requiring the use of in-orbit low and high thrust propulsion systems in small satellite missions.
  • Update a database of orbital manoeuvres that can help evaluate future mission scenarios.

Person Specification

Desired skills

  • Background in aerospace engineering/physics.
  • Programming experience with Matlab, Python, etc.
  • Experience working in the orbital dynamics field through internships or core projects would be an asset.
  • Strong motivation and interpersonal skills to integrate into the team.