Mechanical Development Engineer

  • Job Location: Germany
  • Type: Permanent
  • Posted: 11/06/2019

Our client, one of the top 3 European Space and Satellite companies are looking for a Mechanical Development Engineer to join there team in Germany on a permanent or contract basis.

In this position you will design and develop challenging light-weight structures or opto-mechanical assemblies within one of our major space projects.

Roles & Responsibilities:

- Develop design concepts for ambitious light-weight structures and opto-mechanical assemblies for use under the harsh environmental conditions in space
- Carry out design trade-offs in cooperation with other technical disciplines (Optical, Structural, Thermal and Electrical Engineering, etc.)
- Analyze design envelopes, define mechanical interfaces and create related drawings
- Continuously monitor compliance to technical requirements, e.g. design envelopes, mechanical interfaces, and mass budgets
- Design assemblies and single parts with CATIA V5
- Prepare manufacture documentation (single-part and assembly drawings, parts lists, flowcharts, and procedures), compliant with general and company standards
- Collaborate in the preparation of technical documentation
- Assist in planning and supervision of manufacturing process


- Degree in Mechanical Engineering or Aerospace Engineering with focus on Mechanical Engineering and Design
- At least 5 years of experience in design development of light-weight structures and optomechanical assemblies
- Profound knowledge of design methodology
- Sound experience in CAD design with CATIA V5
- Fluent in English reading and writing
- Strong sense of responsibility
- Structured and target-oriented task approach
- Team player with excellent communication skills

If this position is of interest, please apply, or alternatively please contact Matt at Capital International Staffing for more information:
+44 (0) 1444 238 919

Development | Mechanical | Opto-Mechanics | Engineering | Space | Satellite

Capital International Staffing Ltd is acting as an Employment Business in relation to this vacancy.


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