Hardware-in-the-Loop Testing Engineer

Munich, Bavaria, Germany, Isar Aerospace [IA-HITLTE]

Field(s) of expertise
Electronics Engineering Software Engineering
Job type

About this job

We are Isar Aerospace and we are at the forefront of New Space building a modern space business to enable faster, better and cheaper access to space.

Our mission is to help democratise space and use it for good in order to improve life on Earth now and for the future generations.

We are a fast-growing company aiming to provide sustainable and environmentally friendly launch solutions for small and medium-sized satellites and constellations into Low Earth Orbit. The company is privately funded by world-leading technology investors with strong commitment and support and our team is made of driven and talented people with a real passion for space innovation.

We’re making rockets in a way that hasn’t been done before disrupting a traditional industry. If you are up for the challenge, want to work on cutting-edge projects and be part of a team changing the world for better, come, join us and launch your career!


The main purpose would be to install test rig for Software-in-the-loop / Hardware-in-the-loop simulations. The role will be to implement interfaces between dSpace/Beckhoff equipment of the test rig and our rocket systems. Collaborate with different team to conduct SIL/HIL simulations of various rocket subsystems as per the test plan.

More specifically, you will:

  • Create/adapt simulation software
  • Implement interfaces
  • Work on actuators and sensors
  • Work on Embedded systems


  • MSc in System Engineering, Aerospace Engineering or similar
  • Experience in dSpace
  • Good working experience in actuators and sensors
  • Good working experience in Matlab/Simulink
  • Proficient experience in embedded systems
  • Good communication skills and a great team player
  • Ability to work in a multicultural environment
  • Highly organised and proactive with high attention to detail
  • Can-do attitude and outstanding communication skills
  • Ability to handle confidential information
  • Driven and eager to learn
  • Fluent in English

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