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Propulsion Engineer - Stardour

Date Posted:Nov 16, 2021

Job Detail

  • Location:
    Hyderabad, Telangana, India
  • Company:
  • Type:
    Full Time
  • Career Level:
  • Experience:
    3 Year
  • Gender:
    No Preference
  • Degree:
  • Apply Before:
    Jan 15, 2022

Job Description

Stardour is a young and dynamic company striving to achieve a landmark in aerospace industry. We are propelled by an exceptional team who believes in our love affair with space and celestial objects. If you also share a passion towards your subject, then we all can be in the same space-time. We are looking for highly enthusiastic and talented minds in “Liquid Propulsion Engineer (Engine Development Engineer)” who can help us achieve excellence in our prospects.


  • Aerodynamic design and analysis of liquid propulsion engines using low to high fidelity tools to estimate engines aerodynamic characteristics which includes internal and external flow simulations.
  • Work with vehicle configuration team on various space launch vehicle development programs.
  • Advanced knowledge in the design, development, testing, and verification of dynamic models of physical systems; especially rockets, missiles, spacecraft or aerodynamic re-entry systems and their associated subsystems.
  • Strong system level thinking and ability to give design suggestion based on simulation results.
  • Produce high quality documentation of work assigned.
  • Design of fixtures and tackles for handing, transportation and assembly of large launch vehicle structures and components.
  • Generate 3D models of the components, assemblies, tooling & fixtures.
  • Create 2D manufacturing drawings from 3D CAD models along with Bill of Materials.
  • Ensure the release of the manufacturing drawings with GD&T as per aerospace standards.
  • Ownership of the models and drawings created and assist in maintaining configuration control.
  • Interaction with design, manufacturing, integration and quality teams to ensure the design meets all requirements.
  • Perform basic FEA analysis of all engine components.


  • Strong fundamentals in propulsions, fluid dynamics, thermodynamics, thermochemistry, gas cycles and combustion analysis.
  • Strong fundamental understanding of aerodynamics and heat transfer for space vehicle applications.
  • Strong fundamentals in propulsions, fluid dynamics, thermodynamics, thermochemistry, gas cycles and combustion analysis.
  • Familiarity with basic concepts of control systems.
  • Strong knowledge in hardware fabrication techniques.
  • Experience in opensource CFD tools like Open Foam or SU2 for external aerodynamics applications are desirable.
  • Hands on experience in complete CFD process (Pre-processing, Solver setup and Post processing) for external aerodynamics and heat transfer applications.
  • Experience in unsteady CFD – URANS and LES modelling.
  • Extremely good at creating water-tight geometry and high-quality hybrid or structured meshes for external aerodynamics flow simulations using ANSYS-ICEMCFD or any meshing software.
  • Familiar with computational fluid dynamics software (CFD): Preferably ANSYS-Fluent/CFD or CFD++.
  • Proficient in any one of the programming languages such as MATLAB/Python/Shell to automate the work process and post processed data.
  • Experience in Linux environment with shell scripting.
  • Experience in aeroacoustics is desirable.
  • Experience in wind tunnel experiments is desirable.
  • Experience in CAD modelling using Solid works or any design tool is desirable.
  • Ability to work independently with minimal supervision in a fast-paced, rapidly changing work environment.


  • B-Tech/M-Tech/PhD in aeronautical/aerospace/mechanical engineering or a related field.




  • Aerospace/Mechanical Engineer/Turbomachinery with minimum 3+ yearsof relevant experience.


  • Must be an Indian citizen.
  • Should be able to work independently with minimum supervision.
  • Excellent communication & articulation skills – both written and verbal.


  • Entry level


  • Full-time


  • Hyderabad, Telangana, India.
  • At head office.


  • Immediate


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Hyderabad, Telangana, India

Stardour Aerospace is a science and engineering enterprise focused on designing, manufacturing and launching the world’s most advanced aerospace vehicle - Rendezvous - which is powered by proprietary technology that was designed as a two staged... Read More

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