Electrical Engineer Wanted


If you are looking for an exciting and challenging environment, working at the cutting-edge of technology and as part of an international multi-disciplinary team with partners across Europe, then join us in our mission!
At Kitepower you are not a number but instead can make a real contribution to the company’s success.
Do you think you have what it takes? Then send us your CV and convince us why we should hire you!


TUD Aerospace Engineering Faculty – Delft, Netherlands.

Your Tasks as a Electrical Engineer:

• Testing and developing an electrical system for the kite steering robot.
• Embedded systems development, design and tes­ting of PCB’s with SMD components.
• Experience in designing electronic circuit boards in SMD, shock and vibration proof electronics.
• Develop/improve control systems for the kite/ground station for robust and high efficient energy generation.

Your profile:

• BSc or MSc degree in computer engineering, electrical engineering, embedded systems or related field.
• Industry experience in Aerospace, Automotive or similar domains.
• Experience with medium complexity, distributed software systems.
• Experience in programming in C++ and Qt as well as in (Real­Time) Linux is beneficial.
• Experience with CAN, RTOS, EtherCAT, ZMQ, Arduino.
• Experience in Mechanical drive systems and motors is beneficial.
• Experience in electrical cooling is beneficial.
• Experience in woking and debugging complex electromechanical systems is beneficial.
• Quick learner and good team worker.
• Fluent in English.
• Valid working permit for the EU.
• Passion for kite/surfing/flying.
• Passion for sustainability and making the world a better place.

Extra assets:

• Flexibility to take on varied tasks in a multi-disciplinary work environment.
• Knowledge of industry standards, programming competence in Python, sensor technology, state estimation, Bayes/Kalman filter design and power electronics.

Apply for this job

Please supply us with a short motivation letter and a CV – jobs(at)kitepower.nl