Internship at Royal NLR:

Test Engineer



Royal Netherlands Aerospace Centre: NLR


Department Electromagnetics, Energy Management & Qualification (ASEQ)


NLR Amsterdam, Anthony
Fokkerweg 2, 1059 CM Amsterdam, The Netherlands

Required Profile of Candidate

MSc Aerospace Engineering Space Flight (experience with systems/electrical engineering preferred)

Start Dates

7 Feb, 2021


12 Weeks

Preferred Language



Only EU nationalities &
TU Delft students

Detailed description of work to be done

The overall scope of this internship is to create a Radiation Hardness Assurance plan for the Lunar Zebro rover including a first assessment of the existing architecture and a radiation test plan. During this internship, there are certain tasks that involve (but are not limited to):
1) Familiarise with the Lunar Zebro Project
2) Familiarise with space systems engineering and space testing procedures (like ECSS-E-10-
3) Research into standards on Radiation Hardness Assurance (RHA) (like ECSS-Q-ST-60-15C)
   – Research on different radiation levels and applied technology / components /electronics
   – Assessment of the Lunar Zebro avionics design on radiation
   – Create radiation test plan in accordance to ECSS-E-10-03A section 4.1.2 which shall:
        i.   describe and sequence the test procedure
        ii.  State the objectives and the scope of the tests
        iii. Specify the test facilities
        iv. Govern the execution of all the tests
4) Delivery of technical report / memorandum describing above and delivery of general test procedure for radiation testing


TU Delft students who are interested can send their CV and motivation letter directly to Erik Wegkamp <[email protected]> at Royal NLR via email.