SPACE Functional Propulsion Engineering (m/w/d)

Job Number: 19183
Date: 19.10.2023
Location: Bremen

HESYS has been an established AEROSPACE partner and engineering service provider for the international aerospace industry for decades and is active in many other areas of general high-tech industry.

Our long-term corporate strategy is aimed equally at satisfied employees and customers. We would therefore be pleased to welcome you to our highly qualified team at HESYS in the future.

For a project assignment with our well-known, international customer in space technology near Bremen, we are looking for you in the field of medical system integration.




You will be based in Bremen as a Functional Propulsion Engineering Support and are responsible for the following tasks:

Propulsion System

- General propulsion system support including the associated pre-developments (i.e. engineering models), pre-designs and trade-offs, as well as their maturation incl. associated support of breadboard testing and evaluation activities

- Upgrading propulsion systems and engineering models in the course of the development / qualification phases, including: tests predictions, post-test analyses and tools adjustments

- Propulsion system architecture support, optimization and verification to meet the mission needs

- Propulsion system performance verification in accordance to the requirements

- Propulsion system test support and evaluation

- Fostering of innovative and competitive propulsion system solutions for future A6 needs and beyond

Propulsion System Components

- Issue / update technical specifications for components of the propulsion system and negotiate them with industrial partners.

- Managing the interfaces between the propulsion system and the components

- Managing these components during their whole development phases also beyond pre-development (> TRL6)

Propulsion System Modelling

- Set-up and extend (i.e. maintenance, updating and further development) existing propulsion performance models and conduct associated analysis

- Conduct evaluation and interpretation of results

- Model documentation, simulation reports and configuration Management


- Internal and external presentation of tools and results
Active participation to key-points and project reviews with the customers




- Study of aerospace or mechanical engineering or comparable

- Experienced level of knowledge in propulsion system modeling

- Experience in fluid dynamics and thermodynamics

- Experience in space hardware applications / testing is an asset

- Experienced level of knowledge in propulsion system modeling

- Knowledge of MS Office, Matlab

- Language skills: Fluent in English


HESYS TechnicalSystems GmbH & Co. KG

Tel: +49-89-6131287



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