Design & Manufacturing Engineer for Turbopump Development

Munich, Germany, HyImpulse [HI-DME]

Field(s) of expertise
Mechanical and Manufacturing Engineering
Job type

About this job

HyImpulse is a New-Space start-up based in Southern Germany. We are developing a Mini-Launcher using disruptive technologies to provide a competitive low-cost small-sat launch service for Europe and also worldwide. HyImpulse has been founded by DLR employees with excellent experience and know-how in chemical propulsion, hybrid rocket propulsion and sounding rockets. Being a part of our HyImpulse team means working in an open atmosphere, a dynamic and a professional environment as well as in a good network in the international space industry.

We are expanding now and we are searching for our site at Hardthausen and office in Munich (Germany) as of January 2019.


  • Design and development of a liquid oxygen turbopump
  • Turbopump system analysis
  • Focus on the manufacturing engineering of turbopump components
  • Project planning for the development of the liquid oxygen turbopump
  • Coordination with colleagues and contractual partners


  • Master’s degree in aerospace engineering, mechanical engineering or comparable
  • Deep understanding of manufacturing processes for high performing components
  • English, German is helpful
  • Experience with cryogenic oxygen
  • Experience with bearings and sealings
  • Experience with project planning and administration
  • Experience with CAD
  • Minimum of 2 years work experience in manufacturing engineering
  • (Optional) Understanding of fluid dynamics, system analysis and system design

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