Looking for a bright Mechanical Engineer for challenging projects! REF: MECHANICAL.05.18_1 LusoSpace is a high tech engineering company that works with the European Space Agency and large industrial players, developing state of the art complex systems on critical environments. The role of the Mechanical Engineer is to contribute for the developing of existing products and designing completely new solutions, mostly to be integrated in LusoSpace’s highly challenging opto-mechanical projects in the space sector. Key responsibilities include: • Development of concepts and detailed mechanical designs and integration into products; • Design justification, mostly via Finite Element Analysis (structural and thermal); • Contribute and improve design quality through standardization and process efficiency. Qualification & Experience: • Minimum two years of professional experience (mandatory); • Knowledge of micro adjustment mechanisms, dimensioning gears, bearings, fasteners, welds, electrical motors and structural components; • Ability to model complex forms in 2D and 3D CAD software (Solid Works, CATIA); • Strong knowledge in the use of FEA tools (NASTRAN, Hyperworks, ANSYS); • Experience in the development and design of products through full life cycle from requirements definition to manufacturing, acceptance and delivery to the customer; • Experience in opto-mechanical design and space systems is highly valued; • Comfortable in working and presenting results in English. Soft Skills: • Ability to provide ideas, creativity and to bring rigorous analytical methods to bear design problems; • Demonstrate ability and initiative to get to the heart of a problem and take it through to completion; • Ability to learn autonomously and quickly. We offer one of the best opportunities in Portugal to work in a project for the development of opto-mechanical equipment for the space sector, and integrate a highly multidisciplinary team. The salary will be proportional to the demonstrated knowledge and work in the requested field. LusoSpace is growing steadily and needs people whom can handle a fast pace. If you think you have the motivation and the profile to work with us, apply by sending your CV using Ref. MECHANICAL.05.18_1 to firstname.lastname@example.org.