Working Student/Intern, Radio Frequency (RF)

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

Field(s) of expertise
Telecommunications 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 help design Very High Frequency (VHF) and Super High Frequency (SHF) communication solutions for our rockets. The role will contribute towards building a demonstration setup and incorporating the solution into Avionics & Guidance, Navigation & Control (AGNC) system.

This will suit a working student or intern ideally as a full-time internship in the next 3-6 months. Start date is immediate.

More specifically, you will:

  • Be responsible for the maintenance of Antennas and transmitters
  • Be responsible for simulation of antenna gains
  • Designing the link budgets
  • Work on Software-defined radios
  • Play a critical role during Telemetry 1st and 2nd stage


Must have

  • BSc in RF Engineering, Aerospace Engineering or anything similar
  • Experience in wireless communication systems Experience in VHF / S-band transceivers
  • Experience in Software defined radios (SDR)
  • Understanding about antenna design and simulation
  • Passionate about new space, curious and eager to learn
  • Driven to deliver and consonantly push the boundaries
  • Take ownership and accountability for your own actions and mistakes
  • Humble and willing to go out of your way to help others
  • Can-do attitude and outstanding communication skills
  • Fluent English. German is highly preferred

Nice to have

  • Experience in PCB design
  • Experience using Linux Ham radio license

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