WE’RE HIRING!

Join the space team of the future and become part of the UK’s most exciting industry sector. If you wish to apply for a position with us, please send a CV and cover letter to careers@skyrora.com.

Our current open vacancies are:

In House Junior Counsel

Place of work:

Job Type: 

Edinburgh

Full-time

Job responsibilities:

  • Reporting to the Director of Legal and Compliance this role involves providing daily advice to the company and board

  •  Candidates should have experience of fast paced working environments and experience/interest in commercial contracts, IP, regulatory advice and employment law

 

Requirements:

  • Flexibility to travel

  • Initiative

 

What we offer:

  • A prominent position within a wider legal team

  • Working in a young and dynamic team that launches UK rockets. All members of our team participate in launches, and depending on your skill set you will most likely be designated a role in the launch team

  • Competitive salary and pension

  • Getting new skills through training

To apply please send a CV and cover letter to careers@skyrora.com​.

Ground Segment RF Engineer

Place of work:

Salary range:

Job Type: 

Experience:

Loanhead, Edinburgh

£35-45K /year
Full-time

RF engineering: 7 years (Required)

Job responsibilities:

  • Analysis of functional requirements and development of system specification documents, schematics, system architecture and drawings

  • Evaluation and selection of appropriate hardware components to match the system specifications

  • Assembly of ground station system for Telemetry, Tracking and Command and FTS

  • Functional testing, data acquisition and analysis

  • Support of LV launch and tracking missions, and performance control of the ground segment systems

 

Requirements:

  • An ideal candidate will have a University Masters degree in engineering, physics or similar applicable discipline

  • Demonstrated experience in end-to-end ground station systems for missiles, rockets or other aircraft

  • Solid experience in setting up and operating telemetry transceivers

  • Excellent knowledge of characterization of antennas and radio path

  • Demonstrated experience in working with super-high frequencies transmission links

  • Solid IT knowledge including Linux

  • Experience with broadcasting telecommunications systems

  • 10+ years work experience

 

What we offer:

  • Working in a young and dynamic team that launches UK rockets

  • Competitive salary and pension

  • Getting new skills through training

  • A very exiting work, participating in real rocket launch missions

To apply please send a CV and cover letter to careers@skyrora.com​.

Business Development Director

Rate of pay:

Sector: 

Based at the Skyrora HQ, Edinburgh City Centre.

Competitive

Aerospace

What we are looking for:
Business Development Executive (C-LEVEL) to lead sales, facilitate new partner relationships (strategic partnerships with spacecraft manufacturers, launch vehicle developers, ground station services, environmental testing facilities, research and innovation authorities, etc.), develop the systems and procedures to enable the effective execution of business development, and to develop and inspire a team to implement the strategy and achieve objectives and targets.

The ideal candidate should possess:

  • A genuine interest and deep expertise in aerospace-related businesses 

  • 5+ years of relevant experience in team management and sales

  • Engineering and/or technical degree

  • Outstanding interpersonal skills

  • Confidence in speaking publicly

  • Excellent multi-tasking and time-management skills

 

Benefits include (but are not limited to):

  • Competitive salary

  • The opportunity to work in an exciting and vibrant sector

  • Friendly and sociable team

  • Extensive domestic and international travel prospects

  • Opportunities to take ownership of BD projects

  • Salary increases with experience/performance

  • Frequent social and teambuilding events

To apply please send a CV and cover letter to careers@skyrora.com​.

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