Expert System Safety Engineer - Avionics , Electrical & Autopilot (f/m/d)

Airport Oberpfaffenhofen Permanent Full-time 2024-0105

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

As an Expert System Safety Engineer for Avionics, Electrical & Autopilot, you will:

  • Independently perform all Aircraft / System-level Safety analyses 
  • Take Technical Responsibility for System level Safety analyses across the Safety V cycle
  • Develop & update applicable Safety Processes and Procedures.
  • Align with the Systems Design and Installation team regarding the applicable safety requirements.
  • Proactively identify Safety certification gaps/issues and work toward their resolution.
  • Work with suppliers to achieve the target Safety levels.
  • Support various Common Cause Analyses (CCA), including Particular Risk Analysis (PRA) and Zonal Safety Analysis (ZSA)
  • Manage the Validation and Verification of Safety Requirements

You’ll bring this with you

  • Master’s Degree in Aerospace Engineering or similar
  • 10+ years of experience in Aircraft / System Safety at major OEMs or consulting in this field
  • Experience in Safety Processes covering AFHA, SFHA, PSSA, CMA, SSA, FMEA, and Reliability Prediction of Complex Systems
  • Hands-on experience in Safety tools like Reliability Workbench, CAFTA, or equivalent FTA software
  • Good knowledge of Avionics, Electrical, & Auto Pilot domains
  • Familiarity with SAE ARP4754B and ARP4761A standards
  • Strong analytical and troubleshooting skills as an autonomous worker and a good communicator
  • Excellent written and oral knowledge of English. German is a plus

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