Flight Test Instrumentation Technician (f/m/d)

Airport Oberpfaffenhofen Fixed-Term - 2 years Full-time 2023-0097

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 purpose of the position is to support the test aircraft FTI implementation team on the current gear-project. The position is limited to 2 years.

Main tasks will be:

  • Produce FTI support equipment
  • Support flight test activities daily base
  • Installation of FTI equipment and sensor on aircraft
  • Support verification and calibration activities
  • Troubleshoot deficiencies
  • Maintain FTI hardware and software
  • Assist engineers with tasks related to flight test instrumentation in a lab environment
  • Evaluate instrumentation installations for functioning and safety;

You’ll bring this with you

  • Engineering degree or equivalent professional qualification
  • 5+ years experience in a flight test environment
  • Understand design schematics and install sensors and wiring
  • Electronics wiring and troubleshooting experience
  • Transducer installation experience (strain gages, accelerometers, etc.) and define installation instructions
  • Experience in configuring and operating Data Acquisition System
  • Hands On Experience in structural and electro-mechanical systems for FTI and on aircraft installation/integration
  • Experience in building PDU with wiring harnesses and soldering
  • Fluent English language skills are essential

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