Advanced Design - Expert Engineer (f/m/d)

Airport Oberpfaffenhofen Permanent Full-time 2022-0205

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

  • Be the owner of the conceptual design process
  • Responsible for all new aircraft product development preparations
  • Responsible for the development of the technical concept, including the definition of technology roadmap requirements and for aircraft-level descriptions of all Deutsche Aircraft products
  • Support Sales & Marketing regarding product positioning trade studies and validating Marketing requirements and objectives
  • Be the owner of aircraft level design requirements and objectives
  • Be the single source for technical competitive benchmarking and the preparation of technical proposals
  • Develop business case input in preparation of the programme launch
  • Carry out competitive benchmarking of Deutsche Aircraft products and programme data against established and emerging competitors
  • Define technology roadmap requirements which feed into the next product development
  • Jointly with Sales & Marketing perform product positioning trade-offs to define Marketing requirements and objectives
  • Derive aircraft level design requirements and objectives from Marketing requirements
  • Develop and maintain the aircraft level description documents for all Deutsche Aircraft products


You’ll bring this with you

  • Engineering degree in aeronautics
  • 20+ years’ experience in aircraft configuration development
  • Experienced in advanced product development
  • Experienced in the preparation of business case development
  • Experienced in product development planning, with an excellent understanding of the aircraft development process
  • Proven team leadership with excellent communication and presentation skills
  • Fluent English

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