Embedded Software and Electronics Internship/Traineeship

OQ Technology Sarl is looking for a candidate for an embedded SW and Electronics Intern/Trainee role at its facility in Luxembourg to participate in building our first spacecraft.

Job Location:

Starting Date:
January/February 2021

Job Type:
Internship 6-months (extendable)


Below is a summary of the typical tasks required for this post:

  • Participate in the development of the spacecraft payload embedded software/firmware and its integration.
  • Participate in the development of the user terminal embedded software/firmware and its integration.
  • Development of electronics and embedded software on Software Defined Radio platform.
  • Embedded test software specification.
  • Schematic and PCB design layout.


Mandatory Knowledge:

  • Proven knowledge in C/C++ embedded programming.
  • Experience in assembly and low level programming.
  • Experience with microcontrollers, SPI, I2C, UART, CAN, USB.
  • Good understanding of electronics (Digital, Analog, RF).
  • Practical experience with laboratory test equipment.
  • Proficiency in spoken and written English.
  • Currently living in EU.
  • M.Sc or Ph.D student.

Desirable Knowledge:

  • Experience with ARM Cortex-A, Cortex-M architecture.
  • Knowledge of the Xilinx software suite.
  • Experience in VHDL.
  • Experience with Linux on embedded systems.

CVs should be sent to: contact@oqtec.space