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 an experienced Senior CAD Designer and FEM Analyst to join our innovative team.

The ideal candidate will have extensive experience in CAD design, finite element analysis (FEA), and a strong background in aerospace applications. This role involves designing, analyzing, and optimizing components and systems for our state-of-the-art UAVs.

  • CAD Design: Develop detailed 3D models and technical drawings for UAV components and systems using SolidWorks and CATIA V5 software suites.
  • Finite Element Analysis: Perform finite element analysis (FEA) to evaluate and optimize the structural performance of components and assemblies.
  • Collaborate Across Teams: Work closely with mechanical engineers, software developers, and other team members to ensure design specifications and performance criteria are met.
  • Prototype Development: Contribute to the development of prototypes and support the transition from design to manufacturing.
  • Design Optimization: Identify opportunities for weight reduction, cost savings, and performance improvements through advanced simulation and analysis techniques.
  • Documentation and Reporting: Prepare comprehensive reports detailing analysis results, design modifications, and recommendations for improvements.


  • Educational Background: Bachelor’s or Master’s degree in Mechanical Engineering, Aerospace Engineering, or a related field.
  • Technical Expertise: Extensive experience in CAD design with proficiency in SolidWorks and CATIA V5, and finite element analysis using software like ANSYS or Abaqus.
  • Aerospace Knowledge: Strong understanding of aerospace materials, manufacturing processes, and industry standards.
  • Problem-Solving Skills: Excellent analytical and problem-solving skills, with the ability to work independently and as part of a collaborative team.
  • Communication and Documentation: Strong communication skills, both written and verbal, with the ability to create clear technical documentation.
  • Attention to Detail: High level of accuracy and attention to detail in design and analysis tasks.
  • 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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