Mechanical Design Engineer Intern

PierSight Space
Bangaluru, India
Added: February 9, 2024
PierSight Space is a young startup building world’s largest constellation of Synthetic Aperture Radar and AIS satellites for most extensive surveillance of oceans. The startup is backed by Institutional investors like Alphawave Global (Investor in SpaceX), Elevation Capital, All in Capital and Techstars (In collaboration with NASA and US Space Force)

Job description:

  • You will be a part Earth Observation Satellite Payload Development Team
  • You will be designing mechanism for deployable structure.
  • You will design team to understand the requirements and constraints.
  • You will optimize design for better performance, manufacturability, and reliability.
  • You will be working in interdisciplinary projects to develop payloads for satellite.


  • Basic proficiency in CAD modelling (Preferrable tool: - SolidWorks)
  • Basic Knowledge of designing, material properties, manufacturing processes and constraints.
  • Basic knowledge of mechanical structure.
  • Have strong analytical and critical thinking skills.
  • Like to bring creativity & innovation to work.

Role: Intern Design Engineer

Industry Type: Space Technology

Department: Mechanical

Employment Type: Internship ( Minimum 6 Months)


UG: Any Graduate

PG: Any Postgraduate

Location: Ahmedabad / Bangalore


  • Exposure to real-world projects and hands-on experience in Space technology
  • Mentorship from experienced engineers in the field
  • Thriving Growth-Mindset Team
  • Lots of Fun!

Meet the Founders:

Gaurav Seth, with a BTech in Engineering Physics from IIST and a tenure of 8 years at ISRO, has been instrumental in the design and execution of five interplanetary and earth observation missions. His remarkable achievements include the development of Indias first airborne foliage penetration synthetic aperture radar, showcasing his innovative contributions to the field of remote sensing technology.

Vinit Bansal, armed with a B.E. (Hons) in Electrical & Instrumentation from BITS, has an extensive background in technology sales with over 8 years at national instruments. His professional journey boasts a track record of securing deals exceeding $25 million in total, with a remarkable Compound Annual Growth Rate (CAGR) of 30%. Vinits expertise extends to the prototyping of cutting-edge space and defense technologies, including radars and transponders.

Join PierSight Space and contribute to shaping the future of space exploration. Be part of a team dedicated to pushing technological boundaries and creating impactful solutions that propel us beyond the stars. If you are driven by challenges and possess a passion for pioneering design in aerospace, we invite you to apply and be a crucial part of our mission.

PierSight Space is an equal opportunity employer committed to fostering an inclusive and diverse environment. We encourage applications from individuals of all backgrounds and experiences