Expert Structural Analysis - Fatigue & Damage Tolerance (w/m/d)

Airport Oberpfaffenhofen Permanent Full-time 2023-0239

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

  • Lead and instruct complex F&DT tasks internally and externally
  • Acts as CVE for Stress, F&DT after full commissioning of Airworthiness.
  • Definition of specifications and structure analysis Means of Compliance
  • Definition and proposal of program code routines for analysis processes, methods & tools (e.g. FEM pre- & postprocesses, automatic calculation, digital data process)
  • Planning of activities according to defined deliverables
  • Improving, defining and adapting Stress and F&DT methods, assumptions, data and procedures for metallic and composite structures (hand calculations as well as FEM methods).
  • Lead the compilation of stress, fatigue & damage tolerance analysis reports and certification documents in line with relevant regulations (e.g. CS/JAR/FAR Part 23/25/27/29).
  • Assess and proof of production non-conformities (concessions).
  • Support stress and fatigue analysis for the repair/acceptance of damaged structures.
  • Establish the required check procedures and progress monitoring aligned with the program process to ensure deliverables at time and quality.

You’ll bring this with you

  • Recognised Expert in field of stress, fatigue & damage tolerance for metal and composite components.
  • Educated Engineering degree (MA Eng/Sc, Dr./PhD.) in aeronautics / aviation or mechanical engineering
  • 15+ years professional expertise in structural analysis activities throughout the development phases and lifecycle of several aircraft
  • Wide proficiency of airframe certification requirements, design criteria, materials, methods and tools
  • New aircraft development experience (CS25)
  • 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