Senior Mechanical Engineer for drones

Salary Competitive

We are looking for an experienced senior mechanical engineer who can take lead in the mechanical design of our drone system solution, to bring it to the next level. If you thrive to use existing and new technology to create innovative solutions together with talented colleagues, and you like a dynamic workday, then you might be our new team member in Upteko.


  • Maintaining our portfolio of mechanical products

  • Leading the mechanical design of our product line

  • Ensuring products are compatible with market requirements and specifications

  • Developing the next generation of our drone-in-a-box

  • Participating in customer deliveries and product tests

  • Participating in Research and technology partnerships with universities and companies.

  • Materials and Assembly Methods in Mechanical Design

  • Manufacturing and Supplier Contacts

  • Close collaboration with Systems and Software team, to ensure function and robustness of the overall product

  • Improve the current production procedures

  • Maintenance of Production Documentation


About you

We imagine the successful candidate comes with

  • B.Sc. or M.Sc. in mechanical engineering with strong relevant R&D knowledge and several years of experience

  • You easily get new ideas for improvements and want to both design and build new products.

  • You are a doer that want to get stuff done

  • You can see yourself working in an innovative start-up

  • CAD knowledge, preferably SolidWorks

  • Experience with risk and design assessment like FMEA

  • Agile and rapid-prototyping mindset

  • At least fluent in English, verbal/written

  • Can work from our office in Skanderborg or Odense

  • Can start working with us from August/September 2022

  • Loves a dynamic workday where ideas and changes occur and are implemented fast.

  • Preferably, you have a background as a skilled worker or experience from relevant practical work, where you can build things with your own hands

About the company

Upteko is a young company located in Copenhagen, Odense, and Skanderborg. We are dedicated and motivated to succeed in a rapidly growing industry with lots of unexplored opportunities. 

Our team is built around close relations where we have a great time while being extremely passionate about what we do. We believe in having fun and working hard.

Sounds interesting? Send your application to the contact information on the left side

For more information or questions please contact us at or phone number 004550122000

Perks and benefits

This job comes with several perks and benefits

Flexible working hours
Flexible working hours

Time is precious. Make it count. Morning person or night owl, this job is for you.

Free coffee / tea
Free coffee / tea

Get your caffeine fix to get you started and keep you going.

Near public transit
Near public transit

Easy access and treehugger friendly workplace.

Social gatherings
Social gatherings

Social gatherings and games; hang out with your colleagues.

Working at

Upteko is a thriving Danish robotics company located in Copenhagen, Odense, and Aarhus, with the ambitious vision to facilitate the future transition from manual to fully autonomous processes in the maritime sector. This will make offshore operations more reliable, secure and efficient for ship crews and shipowners. We have several upcoming projects in the pipeline, such as innovative inspection and drone systems, which leading shipowners have shown interest in.

Read more about Upteko

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