๐Ÿ‘ท CAD Engineer, Launch Vehicle Fluid System (m/f/d)


CAD Engineer - Fluid Systems

Job ID: VDI-008

Ottobrunn, near Munich


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!


As part of the fluid system team, you will be responsible for the CAD design and integration of fluid system components into the global launch vehicle assembly. Work hand in hand with the developers to implement design solutions and get the components for our first flight hardware manufactured and tested.

More specifically, you will:

  • Design fluid system panels, clamps, brackets, covers and other support structures
  • Design piping, manifolds, joints and other fluid components
  • Integrate components into the global launch vehicle and test assembly CAD models
  • Define and allocate the mechanical interfaces to other systems
  • Evolve and maintain the global launch vehicle CAD in the PDM system
  • Generate manufacturing drawings and tend to production and procurement


You are a highly organized and proactive individual with high attention to detail, and you also demonstrate of a can-do attitude and outstanding communication skills.


  • Degree in Aerospace Engineering, Mechanical Engineering or similar
  • Strong practical CAD experience with SolidWorks or similar software
  • Practical experience with tolerance stack-up, interference and kinematic studies as well as piping modelling tools
  • Excellent knowledge in lightweight and aerospace structure design
  • Good knowledge in manufacturing and joining processes of carbon composites, metals and other lightweight materials
  • Fluent in English


  • Professional experience in an aerospace industry design department

  • Experience with FEM analysis

  • Good understanding of fluid dynamics

  • Be at the centre of an agile and dynamic team of highly motivated space enthusiasts

  • As one of the first employees, you will be part of an incredible start-up journey

  • Huge learning potential and the opportunity to build things from the ground up (literally)

  • Youโ€™ll enjoy a high level of freedom and autonomy

  • Flat hierarchy and open communication

Want to find more about us?

Visit www.isaraerospace.com

_Note: Due to high volume of applications, we cannot get back to all candidates. If you have not heard from us within 2-4 weeks, please consider that your application has been unsuccessful for the current openings. However, in line with our GDPR policy, we will keep your details and will let you know if/when a suitable position comes up.

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Isar Aerospace
Germany, Munich, Bavaria
Posted 2 months ago
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