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Electrical Engineer

Aix-en-Provence, Provence-Alpes-Côte-d’Azur, FranceFusion 4 Energy

Job description

We are looking for an Electrical Engineer on behalf of and in support to our client for their location in Cadarache, France. It is possible for the position to be performed part-time, depending on the availability of the selected candidate. The selected candidate should show integrity and professionalism.

Please note, the successful candidate will be employed by ATG Europe (or one of its subsidiaries). Furthermore, upon selection, they will be subject to a general security screening performed by an external provider (further information will be provided at the interview stage).

The successful candidate will be tasked with, but not limited to:

  • Provide technical support to the “Test Blanket Module (TBM) Programme”, that is divided in two independent projects (called “Test Blanket Systems” or “TBS”): “Water Cooled Lithium Lead (WCLL)” and “Helium Cooled Ceramic Peebles (HCCP)”.
  • Revision of datasheets and technical documentation of electrical equipment (pumps, compressors, heaters, etc.) and peripheric components (i.e., VFD, inverters, speed controllers, transformers), to provide support on the selection / verification of them.
  • Calculation / verification of cabling features and connections to the electrical boards so far foreseen for the WCLL and HCCP sub-systems, providing inputs for the preparation of the technical baselines related to the preliminary and final design phases;
  • Interface with the ITER PBS 43 (ITER Steady State Electrical Network) and support the TBS teams in verifying the compliance with the technical requirements in the adopted codes and standards, recommended by IO, as well as in the relevant interface sheets.
  • Collaborate with the contractual engineering service suppliers in charge of the design of the TBS sub-systems;
  • Participate to the internal review cycles of their technical deliverables and directly discuss with the ITER responsible for any topic related to the electrical design of the TBS sub-systems.
  • In the daily activities, work in close collaboration with the responsible of the different ancillary systems.
  • In addition, support with the below activities might be requested:
  • Supporting electrical design activities;
  • Supporting engineering integration activities (reviewing, following-up and monitoring works executed by suppliers);
  • Assisting the Project Manager (Reviewing and following-up suppliers’ working schedules, assessing and monitoring project risks, performing cost assessment and cost control activities);
  • Performing technical reports on relevant fields.

Job requirements

  • A bachelor’s degree in Industrial and/or Electrical engineering;
  • At least 8 years of relevant work experience;
  • Experience in the design, integration, testing and/or commissioning of low and/or medium voltage electrical equipment;
  • Experience in the preparation of commissioning reports of low and/or medium voltage electrical equipment is considered an advantage;
  • Experience in the design of electrical components and/or systems to European Directives (RoHS, Low Voltage Directive, EMC Directive, etc.) and other codes and standards, is considered an advantage;
  • Experience in the follow-up of manufacturing contracts of electrical equipment is considered an advantage;
  • Experience in the simulation and/or testing of electrical systems is considered an advantage;
  • Fluent English, both written and spoken;
  • Candidates must be eligible to work and live in EU;
  • Candidates must be willing to relocate to the country of duty.

Please submit your application in English via the apply button below. Applications submitted in other languages will not be considered.


Aix-en-Provence, France
Fusion 4 Energy


What do we offer?

In ATG Europe (or our subsidiaries) you will have the chance to work on the most interesting and technologically advanced projects in the space, big-science, and high-tech domains. You will enjoy the focused yet relaxed spirit and culture of our teams and the excellent working conditions our company provides. We firmly believe that development and growth perspectives are crucial to everyone’s career, and we therefore provide you with a personal development plan, regular assessment checkpoints and a dedicated training and education budget to support you, not only in your current work, but also paving the road to your next professional steps.

For those relocating in order to embrace a new career with us, we offer international relocation assistance in settling in your new home or finding the right school for your children and a relocation budget that is applicable to all ATG staff.

About ATG Europe

Today, ATG Europe is recognized as a leading provider of specialized engineering, scientific and technical services to the European Space, Big-Science, and high-tech industry. Our headquarters are located in Noordwijk, the Netherlands and we have subsidiaries in Germany, Ireland, Spain, Italy, and the UK. Besides these countries, ATG also operates in France, Czech Republic, Sweden, Norway, and Belgium.