Location: ROME, Italy

Auryn Aero is a pioneering aerospace technology company specializing in advanced Unmanned Aerial Vehicles (UAVs) and autonomous flight systems. We are dedicated to innovation, excellence, and developing cutting-edge solutions for both commercial and defense sectors.

Position Overview

Key Responsibilities

Auryn Aero is seeking a talented Junior Aerospace Engineer with a focus on Aerodynamics, Performance, Flight Mechanics, Flight Dynamics, and Control.

The ideal candidate will have at least 3+ years of experience in the aerospace industry and be proficient in MATLAB/Simulink, closed and open-source CFD solvers, panel methods, and propeller theory.

  • Aerodynamic Analysis: Conduct aerodynamic analysis using closed and open-source CFD solvers and panel methods to evaluate and optimize UAV performance.
  • Performance Evaluation: Assess and improve flight performance metrics through detailed simulations and real-world testing.
  • Flight Mechanics: Analyze and model flight mechanics to enhance stability, control, and overall flight dynamics of UAV systems.
  • Control Systems Development: Design and implement control systems using MATLAB/Simulink to ensure optimal flight performance and stability.
  • Collaborative Projects: Work closely with a multidisciplinary team to integrate aerodynamic and control solutions into UAV designs.
  • Documentation and Reporting: Prepare technical documentation, reports, and presentations to communicate findings and recommendations effectively.


  • Educational Background: Bachelor’s or Master’s degree in Aerospace Engineering or a related field.
  • Experience: Minimum of 3+ years in the aerospace industry with a focus on aerodynamics, flight mechanics, and control systems.
  • Technical Expertise: Proficiency in MATLAB/Simulink, CFD solvers (both closed and open-source), panel methods, and propeller theory.
  • Aerospace Knowledge: Strong understanding of aerospace principles, materials, and industry standards.
  • Problem-Solving Skills: Excellent analytical and problem-solving skills, with the ability to work independently and as part of a team.
  • Communication and Documentation: Strong communication skills, both written and verbal, with the ability to create clear technical documentation.
  • Innovation Mindset: Enthusiasm for working in a fast-paced, innovative environment with a focus on continuous improvement and customer success.

What We Offer:

How to Apply:

– Competitive salary and benefits package.
– Opportunity to work on cutting-edge aerospace technologies.
– Dynamic and innovative work environment.
– Professional development and career growth opportunities.

Interested candidates should submit their resume and a cover letter outlining their qualifications and experience to [joinus@aurynaero.com]

Auryn Aero is an equal opportunity employer. We celebrate diversity and are committed to creating an inclusive environment for all employees.


At AURYN, you immediately become part of a dynamic and evolving organization where your work truly matters.

From research scientists, to software engineers, to business operations positions, our people come from a variety of backgrounds and are given opportunities daily for creative input, autonomy, mentorship and cross-team collaboration.

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