Final application date

30 April, 2024


UMS Skeldar

UMS Skeldar, a multifaceted company, with capabilities in research, development, design, manufacturing, testing, training, consulting, maintenance and much more. We produce one of the world’s most advanced Unmanned Aerial Vehicle. Join our growing team!

We offer a unique opportunity in a company where we take pride in being close to our products and where work is done in dynamic, cross-disciplinary teams. We are currently looking for a System Design Engineer.

In the role as System Design Engineer you will:

  • Perform mechanical systems engineering and design tasks related to the propulsion subsystem (combustion engine) and associated test rigs.
  • Plan, execute and document propulsion rig tests. Support the execution of relevant flight and compliance demonstration tests.
  • Write and review specifications for the propulsion system and related components.
  • Liaise with suppliers and internal production staff to support and help optimize the production process.
  • Prepare and participate in design reviews with internal and external stakeholders.
  • Contribute to conceptual studies, the definition of design changes and supplier selection.

Does it sound interesting? Apply today!


Are you the one we are looking for?

We place great emphasis on personal qualities for you to feel as comfortable as possible, we are looking for you that are cooperative, self-propelled and a problem solver, with a clear and concise style of communication.

To succeed in this role, you have higher education in mechanical engineering and design. You have relevant professional experience with system integration, troubleshooting and testing. Experience in the aviation industry and with combustion engine design is merited.

The position requires both English and Swedish in speech and writing.


We offer:

  • A unique opportunity to be part of fast-growing companies.
  • A dynamic workplace where no two days are alike.
  • A high-tech product that is currently at the forefront in the unmanned aviation industry.
  • A workplace with open-minded, ambitious, and enthusiastic co-workers


More information:

  • Workplace: Linköping.
  • Seniority: Full-time.
  • Start: Immediately with regard to notice period.
  • Travel: Occurs in the service.


For employment within UMS Skeldar, it is required that you will be approved in accordance with the Swedish Protective Security Act. For some roles with certain security-sensitive activities it may require certain citizenship.

We process applications on an ongoing basis. We look forward to your application!


Key words: System Design Engineering, Engineer, Engine, Propulsion, UAV, System, Design, CAD.