Careers

Why AAC Clyde Space?

We’re actively growing the AAC Clyde Space family. At AAC Clyde Space we pride ourselves on cultivating an inclusive working environment where talented people want to work and where innovation can thrive. Scroll down to find out about the latest opportunities to join the Group, and follow us on social media to get regular updates. We also welcome speculative applications for future opportunities.

A career at AAC Clyde Space promises challenges, impact and professional growth. Our goal is to create an open working environment where talented people can think freely and innovation can thrive.

That also means building future talent. We want to inspire the next generation of budding scientists, engineers, mathematicians – and space geeks. To encourage more young minds, regardless of gender, race or background, to consider a future in space. To build a more diverse industry, representative of the world we live in. Check in soon to find out about our STEM initiatives and events.

I’m a mission analysis engineer (my dream job really), so everything from very early phase studies to the launch and early operations phase. I am also heavily involved in spacecraft attitude control analysis and algorithm development. I have the opportunity to work on fantastic projects, meet clients from all over the world and solve problems every day!
Pavlina Dimitrova, Mission Analysis Engineer

Current Opportunties

Project Manager – Glasgow

The Project Manager will be expected to lead their allocated projects throughout the project lifecycle delivering each successfully against objectives in terms of technical requirements, budgets and schedule.

EMBEDDED SOFTWARE ENGINEER – GLASGOW

As we expand our platform capabilities at AAC Clyde Space we are looking for a creative, driven and enthusiastic Senior Embedded Software Engineer to join our avionics team to assist in the development, testing and deployment of our world-class satellite technology.

PROJECT MANAGER – UPPSALA

The Project Manager will be expected to lead their allocated projects throughout the project lifecycle delivering each successfully against objectives in terms of technical requirements, budgets and schedule.

Electronic Team Lead – Glasgow

We are looking for an enthusiastic and technically minded Electronics Team Lead to contribute to the design of state-of-the-art satellite subsystems. To be successful in this role we will look for previous experience of managing or leading teams, projects, and driving the products. The team leader will need to be a highly organised individual coordinating and motivating the team across complex projects whilst prioritising and planning resources.

Software Architect – S.A, UK, USA or EU  

You will be responsible for the development of an end-to-end software architecture across the group encompassing all phases of our value chain including low level hardware interfacing, satellite integration & testing, mission software and data processing & delivery.  Your will also be expected to work closely with our existing software team, leading continuous improvement and developing new software solutions to meet our constantly evolving customer needs.

AIT Engineer – Glasgow

An Assembly, Integration, and Test (AIT) Engineer is required to expand our AIT team, supporting an increased customer demand and growing order book. This is a full-time role for an experienced engineer who can work to deliver our next range of nanosatellite projects. 

SATELLITE MISSION PROJECT MANAGER – UPPSALA

The Satellite Mission Project Manager will be expected to lead their allocated projects throughout the project lifecycle delivering each successfully against objectives in terms of technical requirements, budgets, and schedule.

Senior Mechanical Engineer – Glasgow

The Senior Mechanical Engineer will be responsible for the design, analysis and development of small satellites. They will perform structural and thermal analysis, mechanical environmental testing support (vibration, quasi static, thermal), create and review engineering drawings and interface with suppliers and customers.  

AIT ENGINEER – UPPSALA

An Manufacturing, Assembly, Integration and Test (MAIT) Engineer is required to expand our team to support an increased customer demand and growing order book. This is a full-time role for an engineer who can work to deliver our next generation of products and satellites.

Software Engineering Team Lead – Glasgow

As we expand our platform capabilities at AAC Clyde Space* we are looking for creative, driven and enthusiastic embedded software engineers to join our avionics team to assist in the development, testing and deployment of our world-class satellite technology.

PRODUCTION AND TEST ENGINEER – GOTHENBURG

The role involves testing electronic assemblies and spacecraft systems within a cleanroom environment, driving continuous improvement of our existing test processes. Part of the work involves production of our electrical and mechanical systems.

Space Products Sales Associate – Uppsala

This is a varied role, ideal for someone seeking a challenge in an exciting working environment as you will work with our customers and operational delivery teams to prepare proposals for the delivery of our wide portfolio of Space Products. We are looking for an enthusiastic, well-organised person who demonstrates the essence of entrepreneurism in their approach to work.

Accountant / Office Manager – Delft

The primary responsibility is to maintain our both our office and HR administration along with accounting/book-keeping.  This includes managing various general and administrative office functions ranging from company registrations to maintaining accurate financial records. 

AOCS Engineer – Glasgow

The purpose of the role is to provide mission analysis and design for attitude and orbital control sub-systems (AOCS) and algorithms for small satellite missions to cost, quality, safety, and time parameters. 

Senior AOCS Engineer – Glasgow

The purpose of the role is to provide mission analysis and design for attitude and orbital control sub-systems (AOCS) and algorithms for small satellite missions to cost, quality, safety, and time parameters.  The role will also provide technical leadership and share expertise with the rest of the team.

Electronics Engineer – Glasgow

The purpose of the role is to provide act as a link amongst the Electronics Design team, the Test team and the Production team.   The role will heavily be involved in dealing with manufacturing data packs and test procedures.

EMBEDDED SOFTWARE DEVELOPER – UPPSALA

 This is a full-time role for an experienced software developer with a background within Space Projects or a similar with good insights in product development. The focus of the Uppsala team is to design, develop, manufacture, deliver and commission our next range of satellite equipment projects.

Data Engineer – UK

The purpose of the role is to build and maintain data repositories and processing workflows to collect, manage and analyse data from our satellites and other sources into usable information for business customers.

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