Mechanical Design Engineer - NanoAvionics

Mechanical Design Engineer

City

Vilnius/ Kaunas (Lithuania)

Position

Electronics & Mechanical Engineering

Mechanical design team is looking for a curious and motivated mechanical design engineer who will be contributing to the design and development of nano and micro satellites as well as their subsystem mechanical R&D. 

As Mechanical Design Engineer, you will:

  • Support business development department with the design of preliminary satellite level and/or subsystem level layout and feasibility studies at pre-contract stage 
  • Design and develop satellites and their mechanical subsystems 
  • Assist simulation engineers by preparing (defeaturing) CAD geometry for FEA 
  • Prepare relevant documentation for design reviews 
  • Participate in design reviews, present the work done and collect feedback from colleagues as well as customers 
  • Prepare manufacturing drawings and arrange manufacturing with external suppliers 
  • Perform quick and simple structural and thermal calculations to justify design decisions 
  • Design testing equipment for satellites and their subsystems 
  • Process raw test data, analyze results, write test reports, and manage test related documentation 

We expect you to have:

  • Have a passion for space engineering and a desire to learn fast 
  • Have a degree in mechanical/aerospace engineering or equivalent 
  • Have a good understanding of machine elements, materials engineering, manufacturing technology, mechanics of materials, structures and solids, heat transfer, thermodynamics 
  • At least 1-year experience in 3D modelling with SolidWorks or equivalent 
  • Have experience with 2D engineering drawings and good understanding of geometric dimensioning and tolerancing (GD&T)   
  • Have an advanced knowledge of MS Office (Excel, Word, PowerPoint) 
  • Have good English language skills (at least B1) 
  • Enjoy working in a team and independently

Nice to have:

  • Work/internship experience in space industry 
  • Familiarity with ECSS and NASA standards/handbooks 
  • Experience in precision engineering 
  • Experience in structural/thermal FEA simulations 
  • Programming skills (Java, Python) 
  • Experience in microcontrollers (Arduino, others) programming, system real time control, physical data (temperature, pressure, force, distance, etc.) acquisition, data processing 
  • Hobby/personal technical project experience 

Salary:

  • Starting from 2500 eur gross/month
  • The final offer will depend based on the level of competencies and experience
Perks
  • Flexible work hours and possibility to work remotely
  • LAN parties with CS tournaments and sci-fi movies in cinemas (yes, geeky squad, what can we say)
  • Team events - airsoft, curling, parties, orienteering and much more
  • Monthly budget for sports – you choose and we got you covered (250 euros per year)
  • Snacks in the kitchen to fuel your productivity
  • Paid days off if you are not feeling well
  • Workshops, industry related trainings or meetups (doesn’t matter if you want to be like Han Solo or Luke Skywalker, just tell us which skills you wish to boost)
  • Free parking, bike shed, shower, table tennis, mini-football and company merch (the basics, but nice to have)
  • Oh, did we mention space? Possibly it’s your once-in-a-lifetime chance to launch your creations to space!
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