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

Technical Sales Manager (Space Missions) – Glasgow

We are looking for a well-organised, enthusiastic individual who has an ability to understand existing and new technology coupled with a solid and demonstrable ability to form credible business plans. This is an ideal opportunity for someone seeking a challenge in a dynamic working environment, working at the forefront of small satellite technology and services. You will be partnering with our customers and operational delivery teams to secure Space Missons contracts in line business objectives.

Space System FPGA Developer – Uppsala

We are looking for an enthusiastic and technically minded FPGA engineer to contribute to our design of state-of-the-art satellite subsystems, with an emphasis on electronics and software engineering. The candidate should show strong aptitude, share our enthusiasm for systems engineering for space applications. This is a full-time role for an experienced FPGA developer, who can work to deliver our next range of subsystems for satellite projects.

Electronics Engineer – DELFT

We are looking for a full-time, experienced electronics engineer with good insights in product development to join our Delft team in the Netherlands. You will assist in developing, testing, and deploying our world-class satellite technology.

AOCS Engineer – Delft

We are looking for an AOCS Engineer to join our busy Engineering team, based in Delft to support a diverse range of activities. The purpose of the role is to design, implement and test attitude and orbital control sub-systems (AOCS) and algorithms for small satellite missions to cost, quality, safety, and time parameters. This opportunity is ideal for someone looking for responsibility and development opportunities of a technical nature in a dynamic, fast paced working environment with exciting projects and challenging schedules.

Embedded Software Engineer – Glasgow

We are looking for a full-time, experienced embedded software developer with good insights in product development to join our Glasgow team in the U.K.

AOCS Engineer – Glasgow

We are looking for a AOCS Engineer to join our busy Glasgow team. It is an ideal opportunity for an someone seeking a technical challenge in a dynamic working environment to optimise our products and systems. 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. 

FPGA Engineer – South Africa

AAC Clyde Space is looking for a creative, driven and enthusiastic engineer to join our team to assist in the development, testing and deployment of our world-class RF communication systems for satellites and associated ground systems.

Electronics Team Leader – Glasgow

The role is accountable for leading the team in delivering commercial and operational priorities.  This involves prioritising and allocating resource to meet project requirements in line with safety, quality, cost, people and budget.  You would also be responsible for people development, ensuring tools and processes in dept are fit for purpose and overall drive efficiencies.

Systems Engineer – Glasgow

We are looking for an experienced professional to join our busy Engineering team, in a hybrid working role based in Glasgow, Scotland to support a diverse range of activities to deliver on our projects and missions. This opportunity is ideal for someone looking for responsibility and development opportunities of a technical nature in a dynamic, fast paced working environment with exciting projects with challenging schedules and able to engage with customers. You will have proven experience from regulated industries with the desire to grow your knowledge and expertise while adding value to our current ways of working. You will not be afraid of challenges and happy to get involved! We also support activities across the Group so there are opportunities for cross-site collaboration. It is an exciting opportunity to be part of existing projects and missions where your work literally ends up in space!

Systems Engineer – Gothenburg

We’re looking for two System Engineers to join our AAC Omnisys team in Gothenburg to be responsibility for the technical development during the development process, including requirements specification for design and verification as well as support for designers. Work assignments may include working on innovative technology for our high performing sensors. The role is pre-dominantly based on site due to allow for effective operational collaboration and team work.

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