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We Are Hiring:
Development engineer cad

This is a Permanent, Full-Time Post,
Paderborn, GErmany

The sky’s the limit for your career at Microdrones. So: take to the skies with us – choose challenge over routine! Microdrones is an expanding, innovative company with branches in Germany, the US, Canada, China, Australia and the United Arab Emirates.

Energetic. Innovative. Adventurous. Perceptive. Future oriented. Sound like you? Then we’ve got the right job for you! Microdrones offers a unique opportunity to work for an industry-leading company in a dynamic environment. Join us on our journey in the rapidly-growing aerospace industry with its infinite growth potential – become a Microdrones professional!

For our team in Bad Lippspringe (Paderborn), we are looking for a motivated development engineer who supports our development team as soon as possible. Within this new position, you dive deeper into the mechanical design, rotor dynamics, flow simulation and simulation of electrically driven turbomachinery. You should bring with you the knowledge to optimize the machines in terms of efficiency, robustness and lightweight construction.

In return, we offer you state-of-the-art materials for your tasks, a dynamic team and an exciting challenge. You take care of the design and testing phases of our projects and should already have experience in getting in touch with international customers. Ideally, you have several years of experience in Aerodesign and Mechdesign, lightweight and solid structures are a matter of course for you.

What to expect from us:

At Microdrones, we know that it is the people who make our company a success. We encourage personal and professional growth and success among our globally diverse workforce by offering:

  • Career and personal development opportunities
  • An innovative, growing, international company with many exciting tasks
  • Flexible working hours and decentralized work
  • A great team and an exciting product
Your TASKS and responsibilities:
  • You support our development team and develop solutions for our new products
  • You design, construct and detail complete components and assemblies with regard to specified criteria
  • You are responsible for performing calculations, drafts and drawing derivations you build the prototypes you design, test them and document your progress and the results of your tests
  • You work closely with your teammates and production
YOUR Profile and SKILLS:
  • You have successfully completed a degree in electrical engineering, mechanical engineering or similar
  • You have extensive work experience within designing
  • The safe and ready-to-use handling of a relevant CAD program is required
  • You have an independent, creative way of working and are interested in developing new ideas
  • You are skilled in craftsmanship and enjoy building and testing the prototypes you have designed
  • You speak English and German fluently
  • Your results-oriented and structured way of working as well as your teamwork complete your profile
  • Initial experience with numerical simulation is an advantage


Microdrones stands for diversity and equal rights. None of the above expressions should be discriminatory in terms of age, sex, ancestry, religion, belief or experience. We confirm that we are pleased to accept all applications from candidates of any age, gender, ancestry, religion, belief or experience.

Ready to opt for a challenge?

We are looking forward to your meaningful application – apply online through our application form now.