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    ESM Design Engineer

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    Chris Harris

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  • Published:

    6 months ago

  • Duration:

    6 Months

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Belcan is looking for an ESM Design Engineer in Stevenage!

Ready to make your mark in the aerospace industry? We're on the lookout for a passionate Design Engineer to join a dynamic team in Stevenage, where innovation meets the cosmos.

  • Employment type: Contract
  • Contract term: 6 months
  • Hours: 37hrs/pw
  • IR35: Inside
  • Location: Stevenage
  • Working type: On-site

Your Mission:

As a ESM Design Engineer, your primary mission will be to develop cutting-edge design solutions and repair schemes. The ESM (European Service Module) is the service module part of a spacecraft, servicing as it's primary power and propulsion component. You will be at the forefront of spacecraft design, tackling non-conformances that arise during the creation and testing of spacecraft structures and components.

Your Journey Includes:

Design: The development of design solutions and repair schemes for non-conformances generated during the design, manufacture and test of spacecraft structures and component parts.

Collaboration: Interface with project managers and technical departments to optimize technical solutions and resources. Your expertise will be the key to unlocking efficiency and excellence.

Innovation: Present and justify design concessions, ensuring that every decision aligns with the commitment to being 'On Quality, On Cost, On Time.'

Active Engagement: Take the lead in identifying improvement and development activities, contributing to the continuous evolution of spacecraft technologies.

Critical Reviews: Participate in reviews to guarantee the closure of non-conformance and occurrence reports, ensuring the flawless delivery of spacecraft to the launch site.

Qualifications and Experience Required:

  • An aerospace or space industry background is crucial. Your experience in designing solutions and repair schemes for non-conformances will be key to your success.
  • A degree in mechanical engineering would be stellar, but if you've got relevant experience that can outshine the qualifications, we want to hear from you!

Ready to take the next giant leap in your career? Click "apply now" for a confidential chat today!


The successful candidate will be required to pass BPSS security clearance before confirmation of contract offer. The successful candidate will also be required to apply for an SC clearance on commencement of the contract.

This vacancy is being advertised by Belcan