Development Engineer for Satellite Technology (m/f/x)

Friedrichshafen | 724

With a high level of motivation and the best expertise available, the employees of ARTS work on a daily basis to realise the vision of our customers. More than 500 ARTS employees at 25 international locations define the future of technology today, working actively alongside internationally active high-tech companies. Together with ARTS you too can make your career a calling.

We are looking for a Development Engineer for our customer Airbus Defence and Space GmbH in Friedrichshafen. In your future position you will be responsible for for supporting the development engineers in the mechanical configuration of satellites and their payloads and mechanisms.

Task description

  • Supporting the development of mechanical designs for satellites and their subsystems
  • Participation in the creation of lightweight structural designs under application of new design concepts and materials
  • Documentation and development of structures taking into account functional, material and production requirements and their limitations
  • Help in the preparation of installation and integration studies of various satellite and subsystem levels
  • Generation of product defined drawings and documents for calls for proposals and projects


  • Degree in mechanical engineering, computer science or aerospace engineering
  • At least 4 years of professional experience in the field of construction and at least 3 years in lightweight construction and optomechanical design 
  • Experience in the field of composite materials
  • Safe handling of MS Office and CATIA V5
  • Fluent in English and German

Our Services

  • Permanent employment contract
  • Above-average, performance-linked remuneration
  • Bonuses and allowances above standard rates
  • Annual bonus payments
  • Personal support close to work
  • Company pension scheme with employer contributions
  • Extensive opportunities for training and further education

Your Contact

Kathleen Ullmann

Airport Center Dresden
Hermann-Reichelt-Str. 3
01109 Dresden
+49 (0)351 / 795 808 68

Local Office

Office Munich

Sonderflughafen Oberpfaffenhofen - Friedrichshafener Straße 3
82205 Gilching
+49 (0)89 / 978 962 110