Flight safety and Telecommunications engineer (f/m/d)

Our international and agile team is searching for a motivated person to support in the position as flight safety and telecommunications engineer (f/m/d). You enjoy working in a dedicated, dynamic and international environment that aims for high-performance engineering solutions in aerospace technology? Then apply for us.

Your responsibilities & tasks​

  • Liaise with regulatory bodies to translate flight termination policy into engineering requirements and specifications
  • Review flight termination and telemetry system regulations to develop compliant RF system designs, circuits, test plans and procedures
  • Manage the specification and use of RF design, prototyping and test equipment
  • Commission ground-based telemetry and flight termination hardware where necessary
  • Complete link budget and visibility analyses to determine ground station requirements
  • Work closely with other engineers to achieve all telemetry transmission and termination requirements
  • Develop ground-based tracking solutions for vehicle localization

Your qualifications​

  • Degree in electrical engineering, mechatronics, aerospace and/or related discipline
  • Experience with aerospace and/or launch range safety policy and regulations
  • Experience with radio frequency system (microwave) design, link budgets, common RF prototyping and test equipment
  • Experience with launch vehicle telemetry and flight termination systems is considered to be highly advantageous
  • Fluent oral and written English skills (all day-to-day activities are performed in English)
  • Strong lateral thinking skills, high social intelligence, and the ability to solve problems independently and as part of a team

If you would like to become a valuable member of our company, we look forward to receiving your complete application to the following email address as pdf-document:



Rocket Factory Augsburg AG

Human Resources – Simone Gratz

Am Technologiezentrum 5

86159 Augsburg