Spacecraft Engineer

OHB Czechspace focuses on the development and verification of structural systems for satellite and launcher applications as well as on the procurement of the related structural hardware with the strong willingness to pursue further business fields in the nearby future.

Job description:

  • Development and design of satellite systems and subsystems

  • Working across multiple engineering disciplines

  • Developing requirements and conduct requirement validation of optical payloads based on analysis and testing

  • Provide optical engineering expertise to support manufacturing tasks and issues

  • Support with the proposal’s preparation and evaluation

  • Participation in technical reviews with our international partners such as the European Space Agency

  • Active participation in the procurement, assembly, and test processes

  • Build effective relationships across organizations, disciplines (electrical, mechanical, thermal, software) and with customers

  • Presentation of work results internally and to the customer

  • Actively participate in the expansion of the company's know-how (knowledge sharing, mentoring, training)

We require:

  • Master’s Degree in aerospace engineering, mechanical engineering or comparable qualification

  • Ideally 3-5 years of experience in aerospace business

  • Experience in system engineering and payload systems design (optical design knowledge is a plus)

  • Considerable communication skills, high degree of flexibility and resilience

  • Willingness to learn and take over additional responsibility and to execute trainings

  • Entrepreneurial way of thinking with focus on quality and cost awareness

  • Fluency in spoken and written English is a must, German is a plus

  • Strong team spirit

We offer:

  • Inspiring and friendly work environment

  • Flexible working hours, partial home-office possibility

  • Trainings and language courses, team and company events

  • Meal vouchers, Benefit-plus Card, contribution to a Multisport Card

  • Complimentary working benefits (fruits, coffee and tea)

  • 25 days of vacation, 2 sick days

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