Mechanical Design Engineer

Wiener Neustadt, Austria, ENPULSION [ENP-MDE]

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

About this job

ENPULSION GmbH is a Space Tech company based in Austria. Founded in 2016, it has quickly become a dominant player in the Space Industry selling one of the most advanced propulsion solutions for SmallSats to a large number of worldwide satellite platform integrators. The unique, modular solution we offer brings high performance at low cost to satellite manufacturers, fostering the democratization of space and enabling the exploration and exploitation of the solar system, positioning ENPULSION at the very heart of the NewSpace Area.

We are a young and international team with a passion for what we do. Our offices are a fun, friendly environment where your ideas and opinions are encouraged to be shared. We are a fast-paced company that is still growing, so you would have the chance to decide in which area you would like to specialize.

This position entails a gross salary according to the collective bargaining agreement and may significantly increase based on qualification and experience.

We look forward to receiving your complete online application! Please add your design portfolio including pictures and a short description of your part in the project.


Your main responsibility will be the mechanical and thermal design of our thrusters.

  • Develop concepts from initial requirements and sketches to finished designs
  • CAD modeling
  • Interface with thermal and mechanical simulation as well as test engineers
  • Development of prototypes
  • Provide support to Product Managers


Academic education in mechanical engineering discipline or adequate professional experience.

  • Proven ability for independent design (portfolio appreciated)
  • Knowledge of and experience with machine or vehicle design (aerospace, automotive and related industries are an advantage)
  • Good knowledge of manufacturing and prototyping methods including design for manufacturing (DFM)
  • Experience with GD&T drafting standards
  • Optional: Experience in mechanical and thermal modelling
  • Experience with Aerospace, high vacuum and/or high voltage hardware will be an advantage.

We look for a proactive, structured and motivated person with the ability to handle complex situations. Besides excellent social skills, good communication and innovation thinking skills are desired. An in-depth understanding of the English language is a must.

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