Beyond Aero

Mechanical Systems Engineer

Job Description

Posted on: 
February 22, 2023

✈   About us: We believe that aviation will be electric in the next decades, and that we need to make this transition happen as soon as possible. Beyond Aero is a startup of 15 passionate people currently building a two-seater hydrogen powered flying aircraft demonstrator. Meanwhile, we are designing a business aircraft able to reach 1000 miles around the hydrogen powertrain.


✈   Subject: Manage component design of a designated aircraft system (eg. fuselage, wings, tail, engine pylon etc.)

  • Manage component design process from end-to-end on a designated mechanical system, including
  • Initial concept sketching
  • 3D CAD model of parts and assemblies
  • Perform simulation and analysis (structural finite-element analysis)
  • Prepare production drawings conforming to applicable regulatory standards
  • Apply knowledge of materials, finishes and manufacturing processes to drawings
  • Participate in design reviews
  • Liaison with operations during manufacturing process to ensure that all design issues are resolved and drawings are updated
  • Participate in evaluation, selection and manage technical interactions with manufacturing suppliers, in collaboration with Program Manager
  • Support the engineering team on CAD environment, processes and best practices

Job Requirements

✈   About you:

  • Master’s Degree (or higher) in Mechanical Engineering or any other directly relevant engineering field required
  • 3-5+ years experience in end-to-end mechanical development of similar systems required, in aerospace a plus
  • Ability to work in a fast-paced team and autonomy/ownership is essential
  • Excellent communication skills, team spirit, empathy, ability to work in a startup environment.
  • Curious, autonomous, ambitious and willing to break codes / An attraction for entrepreneurship

✈   Apply: Send an email to with your resume, projects/portfolio and lines of motivation with the job title as the email subject.

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