Senior Mechanical Engineer (Permanent & contract positions available)

Category: Engineering Type: Permanent Added: 01 Feb 2023 Location: United Kingdom
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Do you have mechanical and thermal experience, and are you seeking a new job in the United Kingdom? Nebula Space is helping a collaborative company find a full-time Senior Mechanical Engineer, and the role comes with an attractive salary and benefits package.

As a Senior Mechanical Engineer, you will support the development and qualification of  propulsion products (subsystems and components) throughout their lifecycle with a holistic approach covering requirements analysis, design, manufacture, integration, and test, with a strong focus on structural and thermal analysis.

In your first few weeks in this Senior Mechanical Engineer role, you can expect to:

  • Produce manufacturing drawings for suppliers and manufacturing assembly instructions for in-house assembly
  • Manage the manufacturing supply chain, including in-depth understanding of industry manufacturing processes
  • Design thermal control systems applied to space subsystems, trade-offs and architecture definition, including thermal instrumentation

To apply for this Senior Mechanical Engineer role, you will ideally need a minimum of 7 years of experience in the space industry working in relevant projects. You will also require the following:

  • Experience in mechanical design of components and subsystems for space applications, including manufacturing and assembly, material selection, etc
  • Experience in structural analysis (pressure, vibration, quasi-static, shock) and modelling of components & subsystems
  • Producing manufacturing drawings for suppliers and manufacturing/assembly instructions for in-house assembly
  • Experience using PTC CREO  
  • Desirable: CREO Parametric (ideally version 7.020)

You will receive an excellent salary and benefits package for your knowledge, expertise and flexibility.

To apply for this inclusive and collaborative Full-time Senior Mechanical Engineer job in the United Kingdom, please contact Nebula Space today. We'd love to help you get your next role and enable you to fulfil your professional ambitions.

Nebula Space is a specialist recruitment consultancy working in the world's most innovative, fast-moving and exciting sector. We are space industry experts bringing together top global space talent with some of the world's most prestigious companies. Offering contractor and permanent positions, we're meticulous about finding the right fit for every candidate and role. No matter where you live in the world, if you've got the skills, we've got the contacts to help you achieve the job of your dreams. The space industry is growing – now is the time to become a part of it!