Job Opportunity Opens At NewSpace Systems For Product Engineers 


NewSpace Systems, a product development and manufacturing aerospace engineering company in Somerset West has a permanent position for a product engineer to take responsibility for the industrialization, support, customization and improvement of standard products and processes.

Minimum Requirements

• B.Sc in Mechatronics Engineering (or similar) from a recognized institution

Experience (ideally within aerospace or defence industry):
• At least 5 years’ relevant work experience.
• High-reliability electronic product support, realization and environmental testing (>3 years)
• Embedded hardware design, development & implementation. (>3 years) ( Altium Designer)
• Working knowledge of analogue electronics.
• Embedded software development, integration, and testing. (>3 years) (C, C++)
• Working knowledge of python.
• Mechanical design (Solid Works)
Additional knowledge areas that would strengthen the application
• Optical/Optomechanical system design
• Labview-based test facility design, programming, and realization (>3years)
• FPGA development (VHDL based) (>3 years)
• Thermal and structural analysis
• Experience with the ECSS product development and environmental testing standard

Job Specification

Engineering Support of Standard Products
• Responsible for engineering support to the Production team (including logistics and testing) on Standard Products.
• Responsible for completion and updating of Technical documentation on Standard Products.
• Responsible for the investigation and resolution of product deviations during the production process and client feedback.
• Responsible for the review and approval of test results on standard products.
• Responsible for a timeous and effective response to client technical queries under the guidance of the Product Manager.
• Responsible for organizing and executing testing at offsite test facilities, where required.
• Support the Business Development/Sales team with regards to technical queries on standard products.
• Perform continuous improvement in terms of standardization, technologies, architecture, best practices, etc. under the guidance of the Product Manager.

For further inquiry, visit NewSpace Systems or contact Laurraine at

NewSpace Systems is committed to Employment Equity, therefore, preference will be given to suitable candidates from designated groups.

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