Technical and Engineering, Engineering general

Structural Mechanical Design Engineer

Last updated: 3 months ago
Expires: 3 months ago
Job Role:
Technical and Engineering, Engineering general
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Job description

Are you passionate about aerospace technology? Do you like working in a multicultural and creative environment? Then Destinus is the right place for you!

We are an aerospace technology company with the vision of a world where distance does not exist. We are designing and building a fleet of near-space hypersonic vehicles and the associated infrastructures to support the world’s fastest transportation network. Our hypersonic aircraft define a new class of fast.


You will be primarily responsible for developing mechanical/structural systems for subsonic/supersonic and hypersonic flights. You will be a part of our engineering team and interact with all engineering disciplines to resolve new issues as they arise.

Tasks and Responsibilities

  • Design of mechanical parts and assembly for aerospace systems;
  • Structural optimization;
  • Material selection;
  • Laboratory, ground and flight test support;
  • Preparation of technical reports and presentations;
  • Continuous exchanges with suppliers;
  • Assist in the development of manufacturing, integration, and test processes and procedures;
  • Raw test data processing and analysis validation;
  • Certification and qualification process support.


  • BS., MS., Ph.D in an Aerospace or a related discipline;
  • Required experience in a Structural/ Mechanical Engineering (in Space/ Aerospace will be advantage): BS – 8 years, MS – 6 years, PhD – 4 years;
  • The strong knowledge of, structural design and understanding of the structural behavior and material science;
  • Strong knowledge of CAD systems (Siemens NX, Catia etc);
  • Knowledge of surface and solid design;
  • Knowledge of conceptual design procedure;
  • Strong understanding of aerospace project stages;
  • Good communication skills, proactive attitude, and problem-solving skills;
  • The ability to work to strict timescales as part of an integrated, multidiscipline team, as well as autonomously; and
  • The ability and willingness to thrive in a fast-paced, rapidly changing work environment are required.

Desired Qualifications and Experience

  • Experience of CAD tools programming and scripting;
  • Knowledge of continuum and solid mechanics;
  • Knowledge of applied mathematics and physics;
  • Understanding of hypersonic flight physics;
  • Knowledge of aerospace aerodynamics design;
  • Experience of C++ / Python / Matlab programming;
  • Experience of laboratory, ground and flight test;
  • Knowledge of GVT performing;
  • Participation in certification process;


  • Knowledge of the English language is required;
  • Knowledge of the French or German language is an advantage.


  • Learning opportunities: Language courses
  • Lineal organization and flexible working hours
  • Company events and free lunch with the team once a week
  • Relocation process package and the possibility to visit different working locations
  • Competitive salary
  • Health benefits
  • Diversity: We value diversity in our company and our teams. We do not discriminate based on age, race, religion, colour, country of origin, gender, sexual orientation, or disability status.
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