Mission Analysis Engineer

ThrustMe is a fast-growing startup in the space sector, founded in 2017 with the mission to enable sustainable use of space by delivering advanced satellite mobility solutions to our clients worldwide. We are experts in satellite space propulsion and made history in 2020 with the world's first in-orbit demonstrations of an iodine-fueled electric propulsion system. Today, we are delivering propulsion systems to large satellite constellation clients in Europe, Asia, and North America. As a leader in the new space industry, we are dedicated to providing innovative solutions that meet the evolving needs of our clients, and we are committed to sustainability, reliability, and quality in everything we do.

As a Mission Analysis Engineer, you will provide technical sales support to our future and current clients. With your technical skills in orbital dynamics, and guidance, navigation, and control you will help our clients make the best out of our electric propulsion solutions. You will be working with our clients to assess the technical feasibilities and help in space mission analysis. This is an exciting opportunity to join a fast-growing company at the forefront of space technology and innovation.

Key responsibilities

  • Supporting the commercial team in discussions with clients, with the objective of providing technical advice and insights on ThrustMe products.
  • Preparing technical responses and reports to client proposals and write technical documents to be used for commercial purposes.
  • Supporting the development of new offerings and services for orbital and space mission analysis.
  • Attending trade shows, business events, and meetings.


Skills and qualifications:

  • Master’s degree or PhD in aerospace engineering, physics, or any related field.
  • 2+ years of work experience in a similar role.
  • Commercial awareness and strong technical skills.
  • Excellent communication and interpersonal skills with written and spoken English. Fluency in French is a plus.
  • Strong organization and time management skills.
  • Experience using mission analysis and engineering software (e.g. GMAT, STK, Matlab, Matlab/Simulink, etc.) is a plus.


The successful candidate should be a self-starter with a passion for space technologies and the commercial space industry. They should have a proactive mindset, excellent attention to detail, and the ability to work collaboratively with cross-functional teams. They should also be able to manage multiple tasks and priorities while maintaining a positive and professional demeanor.


We offer a competitive salary, comprehensive benefits, and opportunities for growth and advancement. If you are ready to take your career to the next level and join a dynamic team at the forefront of space innovation, we encourage you to apply for this exciting opportunity.


Apply directly to careers@thrustme.fr submitting your CV and a motivation letter