Senior Engineer Loads & Aeroelastics (f/m/d)

Airport Oberpfaffenhofen Permanent Full-time 2022-0027

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

  • Planning and showing compliance with regard to aeroelastic instabilities (flutter, divergence, Ruderumkehr) and loads (flight and ground loads) for aircraft structures according to the applicable airworthiness requirements of JAR/CS/FAR 25
  • Responsible for the certification strategy with regard to Loads and Aeroelasticity
  • Technical direction and leadership of team members with regard to Loads and Aeroelasticity
  • Establishing and developing tools and methods for calculating static and dynamic loads and aeroelastic instabilities
  • Compiling, reviewing and approving compliance documents
  • Preparation and support of flight tests for flight loads measurement and flutter flight tests
  • Supporting the airworthiness office in compiling certification documentation (certification program, compliance statement)
  • Project Management (tasks, schedules, resources)

You’ll bring this with you

  • Master's degree in aerospace engineering or equivalent professional qualification
  • 10+ years of working experience in relevant industry including loads analysis and aeroelastics for fixed-wing or rotorcraft, preferred at an OEM
  • Solid understanding of aircraft aerodynamics and structure dynamics
  • Good knowledge and experience in the design of complex calculation routines for loads and aeroelastics applications and their implementation.
  • Comfortable with analysis tools such as MSC Nastran and MATLAB
  • Good knowledge of aviation regulations (e.g. CS/JAR/FAR Part 23/25/27/29).
  • Very good written and oral knowledge in English. German knowledge would be preferable.

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