Deputy Chief Engineer - Flight Physics (f/m/d)

Airport Oberpfaffenhofen Permanent Full-time 2022-0150

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

The Deputy Chief Engineer - Flight Physics (f/m/d) leads and coordinates the relevant flight physics disciplines (Weight, Handling Qualities, Aircraft Performance, Loads, Aeroelastics) activities like design, analysis, methods & processes, interfaces with systems and airframes and respective inputs/outputs/requirements of 328eco overall aircraft development as part of the 328eco chief engineering team.

  • Integrate all Flight Physics work including integrated planning and functional lead of Flight Physics activities into overall aircraft; involve required competences and capabilities according to defined deliverables
  • Establish the required check procedures and progress monitoring aligned with the program process to ensure deliverables at time and quality
  • Conceptual design and Integration of all Flight Physics deliverables and problems resolutions  at system, airframe and  aircraft level  
  • Lead technical assessments of aircraft conceptual scenarios / trade studies in terms of  aircraft level (DtC, Weight Reduction Campaigns,…) and respective design decision documents.
  • Define together with specific Flight Physics teams the certification concept, the relevant Means of Compliance and oversee the deliveries/results of the respective certification documents in line with relevant regulations (e.g. CS/JAR/FAR Part 23/25/27/29).
  • As part of the 328eco Chief Engineering team ensure verification and validation of the L0/L1/requirements and connection with L2 with special focus on  Flight Physics perimeter
  • Supervision and updates of Flight Physics development logic and of integrational aspects between systems & airframe
  • Coordinate and steer the flight test aircraft activities from Flight Physics point of view.

You’ll bring this with you

  • Recognised Aircraft Architect / expert in field of aircraft design, analysis, material & processes, requirements management and suppliers’ interfaces
  • Educated Engineering degree (MA Eng/Sc, Dr./PhD.) in aeronautics / aviation engineering
  • 20+ years professional expertise in  Flight Physics and  aircraft integration throughout the development phases and lifecycle of several Part 25 aircraft
  • Wide proficiency of Subpart B certification requirements, design criteria, materials, methods and tools
  • New aircraft development experience (CS25); available signature delegations and/or CVE of advantage
  • Very good presenting, communication and leadership skills

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