Mechanical Design Engineer


Basingstoke (United Kingdom)


Electronics & Mechanical Engineering

We have a new position in UK office – Mechanical Design Engineer. Our Mechanical Engineering Department is looking for a motivated engineer to design and develop satellites and their subsystems!


  • Design of satellite component layout
  • Design and development of various satellite structures and mechanical subsystems
  • Design of satellite testing equipment
  • 2D engineering drawing preparation and cooperation with manufacturing companies
  • Simple structural calculations


  • Good understanding of the following subjects: machine elements, materials engineering, manufacturing technology, mechanics of materials, structures, and solids
  • At least 2-years’ experience in 3D modelling with SolidWorks or equivalent (e.g. NX, Creo, Catia, etc.)
  • Some experience with 2D engineering drawings and a good understanding of geometric dimensioning and tolerancing (GD&T)
  • Good English language skills
  • Experience in precision engineering is desired (would be considered as an advantage)
  • Experience in structural/thermal FEA simulations (would be considered as an advantage)
  • Hobby/personal technical project experience (would be considered as an advantage)
  • Participant of physics and/or mathematics contests (would be considered as an advantage)
  • Flexible work hours and possibility to work remotely
  • Workshops, global conferences, industry’s meetups and trainings of your choice (doesn’t matter if you want to be like Han Solo or Luke Skywalker, just tell us which skills you wish to boost)
  • Interesting professional challenges and opportunities for improvement
  • Collaborative, engaged, smart and supportive colleagues
  • Competitive salary
  • Oh, did we mention space? Possibly it’s your once-in-a-lifetime chance to launch your creations to space!

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