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Propulsion Design Engineer (Combustion)

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About the role

Orbex is looking for Propulsion Design Engineer, in particular, those with experience in thrust chambers, gas generators, igniters & thrusters for rocketry applications. Your role will primarily focus on the preliminary and detailed mechanical design of our propulsion systems, working with analysis to iterate and improve our designs, you will have ownership of your products end to end, designing, inspecting, testing and iterating to get to optimised, flight-ready hardware. Orbex Orbex is a leading micro-launch company with our Prime vehicle being prepared to launch from our home spaceport, Space Hub Sutherland. We are well placed to be one of the first operational micro-launch companies in Europe with over €122m of project financing secured, a number of customers signed up, launch licence application submitted, and backing from organisations including UKSA and ESA. We are a rapidly growing company with staff located between our production and test facilities in Forres, Scotland and Copenhagen, Denmark. Working on cutting edge advances in rocket fuel technology, Prime’s carbon footprint is up to 96% lower than comparable vehicles, leading to innovations in propulsion and tank structures. A state-of-the-art re-flight system means we can recover and reuse our technology, and innovations in separation mechanisms mean we leave no…

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Orbex Space is open for

  • People for
    Engineering
  • Interested to work in
    Copenhagen
  • Who specialize in
    Mechanical Engineering
  • And have following skills
    QA & Testing or Python or MATLAB or Data Analyst or Manufacturing or Robotic Process Automation
  • We are looking to fill a
    Full-time position
  • For talents with seniority
    Mid-level
  • With a capacity of
    40 hours per week
  • And we are happy to pay
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The story

Founded in 2015, Orbex is a UK-based private, low-cost orbital launch services company, serving the needs of the small satellite industry
There are

11 – 50

employees in the company

5M to 10M

Company annual revenue

Offices

Orbex is an innovative European space access company, with offices in London, Copenhagen and Munich.
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  • Denmark flagCopenhagen
  • Germany flagMunich
    Flexible hours
    Remote work
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Markets

Orbex Space serves clients from Europe.

Orbex Space is open for

  • People for
    Engineering
  • Interested to work in
    Copenhagen
  • Who specialize in
    Mechanical Engineering
  • And have following skills
    QA & Testing or Python or MATLAB or Data Analyst or Manufacturing or Robotic Process Automation
  • We are looking to fill a
    Full-time position
  • For talents with seniority
    Mid-level
  • With a capacity of
    40 hours per week
  • And we are happy to pay
    Get the app to see