Junior Aeronautical/Airport Systems Engineer

Civil Engineering Engineers Specialists Aviation
  • Den Haag

What you will do as a Junior Aeronautical/Airport Systems Engineer

As a Junior Aeronautical/Airport Systems Engineer, you will form part of the the Air Traffic Management Systems (ATM)/Airfield Systems team and work with our colleagues in Airport Systems. With your background and knowledge in electronic/ telecommunications systems and processes you would provide the support to our systems team while having the opportunity to garner or further develop your experience in consultancy services within the Aviation industry.


While providing Aeronautical/Airfield Systems solutions for our clients you would address individual aspects and/or specific systems. You assist in the provision of project solutions in a multi-disciplinary environment and airport operational processes. 


As a member of our Airport Systems and specifically the ATM Systems team based in the Netherlands you will work on projects around the world and:

  • Assist in study and design projects and take responsibility for project results and deliverables.
  • Help grow our business, ATM solutions, develop and expand the capabilities in the field of ATM/Airfield Systems.
  • Assist in other Airport Systems related consultancy services.

In this position you will perform the following tasks as part of the ATM team:

  • Developing functional and technical designs for systems that include (but not limited) Navigational Aids, Aeronautical/Air Traffic Control Systems, Airside Communications Systems and Meteorological Systems.
  • Developing Aeronautical/ATM Systems strategies and providing input for airport master plans.
  • Assist where possible on other Airport Systems (including ICT Systems).
  • Assist in making proposals for new projects and tenders.
  • Study and apply relevant international standards and regulations (ICAO, Eurocontrol, FAA, etc).
  • Keep informed about the latest developments in airport systems, ATM and related technologies.


Where you will work

Royal HaskoningDHV is an independent, international engineering and project management
consultancy with 140 years of experience. Backed by the expertise and experience of 6,000 colleagues all over the world, our professionals combine global expertise with local knowledge to deliver a multidisciplinary range of consultancy services for the entire society in some 150 countries. By showing leadership in sustainable development and innovation, together with our clients, we are working to become part of the solution to a more sustainable society now and into the future.

As an Aerospace/Electronics Airport Engineer you will become part of the Business Unit Aviation. This is one of the smaller and more boutique units and consists of the worldwide renown consultancy brands NACO and InterVISTAS. Our highly motivated team delivers full spectrum, integrated engineering-, strategic- and management consultancy services related to airport and aviation development all over the globe. We run our aviation business from our “head office” in The Hague, The Netherlands supported by our offices in Canada, United States and South Africa.


What you bring

Working in multi-cultural and multi-disciplinary teams spread across different countries is no problem for you. You have a knack for technical work on systems and would like to further explore this domain in the world of aviation and further professionalize yourself there. Besides that, you have:

  • A relevant Bachelor or Master’s degree in Aeronautical Engineering (in airports), Telecommunications/Electronic/Systems or similar related Engineering field.
  • An affinity for the systems domain with some experience/exposure in aviation as an added bonus.
  • Good oral and written communication skills in English; additional languages will be considered a plus.
  • Previous experience in ATM/Aeronautical Systems (such as navigational aids, air traffic control systems etc) or with telecommunication systems (radio, control and instrumentation, ICT or similar) related to aviation is an added bonus.


What we offer you

We offer you an opportunity to make a difference in an unique team of aviation enthusiasts. Together with our very talented staff you make the future of aviation happen through rewarding projects. Royal HaskoningDHV holds a solid national and international market position that offers ample opportunity for personal and professional development. Furthermore, we offer:

  • A good work-life balance, including a laptop and company cell phone so you can work wherever and whenever you want;
  • 28 holidays based on a 40-hour work week;
  • A good primary salary and pension accrual through our own pension fund;
  • A workplace in our office in The Hague and travel allowance or a NS-Business Card;
  • Lifelong learning by offering you plenty of training & development opportunities;
  • Personal budget which you can use to buy extra days off, to buy a bicycle or just to have some additional salary;
  • Our challenging Young Professional Program in which you focus on developing your hard and soft skills, together with other young professionals within the organisation;
  • Young Royal HaskoningDHV that organises inspiring events, workshops and excursions with colleagues inside and outside the Netherlands.


Are you our new colleague?

We would like to meet you! Click on the apply button and upload your resume and motivation letter. For more information, you can always contact Max Kapteijn, Recruiter Corporate, at [email protected] or call/WhatsApp on +31 0 683 241 654. If you would like to schedule a digital face to face meeting to discuss the role, please let us know.


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