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Junior Structural Analysis Engineer (m/f/d)

Isar Aerospace

Isar Aerospace

Ottobrunn, Germany · Germany · Ottobrunn, Germany
Posted on Thursday, June 27, 2024

Your Mission

As Junior Structural Analysis Engineer you will be responsible for structural analysis of assemblies belonging to our launch vehicles primary and secondary structures. From trading design concepts to sizing and validating design iterations and examining the impact of manufacturing deviations, you will play an important role in design decisions and pushing performance and reliability of our structures.

More specifically, you will:

  • Build and refine FE models of mostly-CFRP launch vehicle structures
  • Identify failure scenarios, potential for performance improvements and propose design changes
  • Capture and analyze manufacturing influences and defects
  • Take responsibility for the verification process of assemblies and components
  • Collaborate with the testing team to define tests and instrumentation
  • Write verification reports and support and conduct design reviews

Who you are and what you have

  • Degree in Engineering, Aerospace, Mechanical or (Computational) Mechanics, or any other related field
  • Experience with structural FEM and hand calculations, either on a professional level or in student groups or projects
  • Experience with programming in Matlab, Python, Visual basic or similar
  • Ability to assess and trade design risks
  • Engineering intuition with reference to load paths, failure mechanisms and material characteristics
  • Holistic perspective on development of structures
  • Fluent English

Nice to Have:

  • Experience using Hypermesh, Optistruct or Nastran
  • Experience with composite structures and its manufacturing techniques


  • 30 days holiday
  • Subsidised lunch
  • Individual learning budget
  • Virtual company shares
  • Wellpass Sport Clubs membership
  • Customized company pension plan
  • Public transport ticket

Who we are

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!

Want to find out more about us?

Visit www.isaraerospace.com