Head of Methods & Tools (f/m/d)

Airport Oberpfaffenhofen Permanent Full-time 2023-0068

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 Head of Method & Tools – CATIA/PLM Engineering Business Partner is functionally leading the CATIA/PLM related engineering business requirements and implementation of these requirements into a state-of-the-art CATIA/PLM system like Dassault 3D experience. 

  • Planning, leading and overall management of PLM system implementation
  • Leading the methods and tools team to ensure E2E continuity of the rollout of the methods and tools
  • Driving definition/update of correspondent means and methods
  • Leading the identification of the business needs, documentation of business requirements, prioritization and ensuring that solution conforms to the business requirements
  • Suppliers management
  • Coordination of all relevant stakeholders
  • Establishment of the framework for the methods and tools implementation
  • Ensuring deliverables in Time / Cost / Quality (TCQ) in order to assure efficient design organisation and operative activities throughout the full lifecycle of aircraft product
  • Leading functionally the internal engineering CATIA/PLM key-user network

You’ll bring this with you

  • Leadership, management and respective Expertise in field of CATIA/PLM (3DX), aircraft engineering methods & tools aspects of an aircraft OEM
  • Educated Engineering degree (MA Eng/Sc, Dr./PhD.) in aeronautics / aviation or mechanical 
  • > 15+ years professional expertise in relevant fields of aircraft development and airframe design
  • Wide proficiency of airframe certification requirements, design criteria, materials, methods and tools
  • New aircraft development experience in several aircraft projects
  • Ability to prioritise, manage and execute multiple simultaneous tasks
  • Lead and instruct complex tasks internal/external
  • 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