Senior Engineer Flight Physics - Design (f/m/d)

Airport Oberpfaffenhofen Permanent Full-time 2021-0045

This is what drives you

You have a clear idea of what you want: To contribute to the vision of safe and energy-efficient flying, in a team of like-minded aviation enthusiasts who are determined to shape the future of aviation.

This is what you can do

As part of our Flight Physics Team you are responsible for the aircraft layout and system architecture studies for research and technology programs. You support activities of internal and external project partners and will report to the Head of Flight Physics.

Your responsibilities in this role include:

  • Aircraft and system modelling for advanced propulsion concepts (hybrid, electric, hydrogen)
  • Technical guidance of flight physics engineers regarding aircraft design
  • Technical responsibility for aircraft layout and system architecture studies
  • Technical responsibility for research and technology projects:
  • Coordination with project partners and Project reporting
  • Communication with public funding bodies
  • Aircraft sizing and architecture studies
  • Trade studies and optimization

You’ll bring this with you

  • Master degree level (or equivalent) in Engineering Aerospace or Aeronautics
  • 10+ years relevant experience in aircraft development from inception to certification
  • 5+ years relevant experience in aircraft preliminary design
  • Experience using an aircraft preliminary design tool, such as Piano, AAA or Pacelab APD/SysArc
  • Knowledge of Model Based System Engineering (MBSE) concepts
  • Structured and result orientated with strong team spirit
  • Fluent in English

This is who we are

We are an aircraft manufacturer with a strong heritage looking to continue our story. Headquartered to the west of Munich, we are recognized by international aviation authorities as a development, manufacturing and maintenance company, That is why today we are focusing our full energy on developing and manufacturing a new generation of technically advanced aircraft in Germany. Share with us the vision and ambition to drive the transformation of flying and to make our contribution to safe and energy-efficient air transport.

We are looking forward to your application!

Deutsche Aircraft GmbH
Human Resources
Airport Oberpfaffenhofen
82234 Weßling - Germany