Postdoctoral Researcher in Small Satellite Technology

Aalto University is looking for a Postdoctoral Researcher in Small Satellite Technology.

Aalto University is the forerunner in Finland in area of space science and technology education, research and applications. The university has created and successfully launched first Finnish satellite missions, Aalto-1 and Aalto-2. The university is now looking for possibilities to expand the research to support the emerging Space Program. Therefore the Department of Electronics and Nanoengineering is looking for resourceful and talented doctoral graduate to support department space topic professors in the area of space science, space technology, remote sensing and radio-astronomy.

The position gives opportunity to work with small satellite platform reliability, novel space plasma and magnetosphere measurement instruments, remote sensing instrumentation and small satellite constellation analysis. The position provides also an opportunity to closely collaborate with Finnish Centers of Excellence on Sustainable Space and ReSoLVE and to work on Aalto University’s Suomi100 and Aalto-3 cubesat projects as well as magnetometer development to G-EPOS and ESTCube-2.

Dealine for applications is August 31, 2017, but we will start reviewing candidates immediately. Applications will be considered until the position is filled. Find more information about terms and requirements here.