Senior System Engineer - Mechanical Flight Controls (f/m/d)

Airport Oberpfaffenhofen Permanent Full-time 2022-0132

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

  • Have technical responsibility for primary and secondary mechanical flight control systems
  • Sizing, development and modification of complete system and individual equipment
  • Prepare Certification program and compliance documentation (MOC 0-9)
  • Assess safety analyses at system and equipment level
  • Capture requirements and prepare specifications
  • Guide external suppliers in all technical matters
  • Participate in EASA panel meetings
  • Support qualification, ground and flight test activities
  • Perform technical trade studies
  • Develop technical solutions to in-service problems

You’ll bring this with you

  • Expert in conventional primary and secondary flight control systems
  • Master’s degree or Diplomingenieur in aerospace
  • 10+ years’ experience in the aerospace industry, minimum 5 years in flight control systems
  • Experienced in the product development of at least one new aircraft program
  • Familiar with EASA Part 21J und CS/FAR 23/25
  • Familiar with ARP4754 and ARP4761
  • Fluent in English, basic German language skills desired
  • Willing to assume responsibility (CVE)
  • Capable of structuring and organizing work in an efficient and effective manner
  • Strong team spirit and good communication skills
  • High degree of flexibility
  • Creative with the ability to act independently
  • Able to do technical problem-solving and take decisions


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