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

Airport Oberpfaffenhofen Permanent Full-time 2021-0060

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

  • Technical guidance of flight physics engineers regarding aircraft performance
  • Technical responsibility for aircraft performance:
    • Performance model including flight testing matching
    • Performance analysis
  • Sales and marketing support
  • Requirements verification and validation process for performance including cert. assessment of flight test reports
  • Safety of flight assessment for test aircrafts
  • Performance section of the airplane flight manual
  • Review and approval of compliance documents and reports


You’ll bring this with you

  • Educated Engineering degree (Masters degree or equivalent) in Aerospace or Aeronautics
  • 10+ years relevant experience in aerospace
  • 5 years relevant experience in aircraft performance
  • 2 years of experience in reviewing and approv-ing compliance documents and safe of flight documents for test aircraft
  • Knowledge in FORTRAN and Linux beneficial
  • Very good written and oral knowledge in English. German knowledge would be preferable.
  • Structured and result orientated with strong team spirit


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