Flight Test Specialist - Aircraft Systems R&T (f/m/d)

Airport Oberpfaffenhofen Permanent Full-time 2022-0118

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

  • Be the Engineering integrator in the aircraft systems domain for the benefit of test activities (integration and flight tests)
  • Prepare and release test aircraft limitations/restrictions and load sheets
  • Review job orders for test aircraft installations
  • Support engineering with test requirements and test plans, with a clear understanding of test prerequisites
  • Brief flight crew on aircraft systems/changes
  • Support the test hazard assessment with expertise and expected results
  • Prepare or review flight test orders and support test flight briefings and debriefings
  • Support test flights on-board, in telemetry or on-call under the supervision of LFTE
  • Carry out test data reduction and analyses, prepare certification flight test reports
  • Interface with Programme teams, Maintenance, pilots, FTEs, and instrumentation personnel

You’ll bring this with you

  • Engineering degree or an equivalent professional qualification
  • 5+ years’ experience in aircraft design
  • 5+ years’ experience in a flight test environment
  • Experience in aircraft systems (propulsion, avionics, electrical)
  • Experience in programming data analysis with MATLAB and programming with Python or similar is a plus
  • Experience as CVE is a plus
  • Strong analytical and troubleshooting skills
  • 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