Senior Engineer Materials & Processes (f/m/d)

Airport Oberpfaffenhofen Permanent Full-time 2024-0117

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

  • Leading and instructing complex tasks internally and externally; defining specifications and Means of Compliance
  • Qualification of new / alternative materials and REACh-compliant related surface protection processes and technologies.
  • Performing all tasks related to Initial and Continued Airworthiness for metallic materials and the related surface protection processes and technologies.
  • Support topics regarding obsolescence management related to the M&P subjects.
  • Review of design data, drawing sets, concessions, repair instructions, in-service documents, and AOG activities (if applicable).
  • Create/update and publish material and process standards.
  • Participate in R&D projects to develop new and innovative REACh compliant materials and processes, continuous assessment of trends, especially concerning sustainable materials and manufacturing processes.
  • Support audit programs to qualify suppliers according to applicable requirements.
  • Participate in root-cause and corrective action activities to ensure manufactured parts and processes meet engineering and regulatory requirements.
  • Interface with internal stakeholders in procurement and quality organizations to ensure M&P support is integrated with airplane schedule and rate requirements.
  • Manufacturing support as well as technical consulting for concerned divisions. processes, methods & tools.

You’ll bring this with you

  • Educated Engineering degree (MA Eng/Sc, Dr./PhD.) in metallic materials, aeronautics / aviation 
  • 10+ years professional expertise in relevant fields of M&P in aircraft development
  • Broad experience in field of M&P metallic
  • Broad experience of airframe M&P requirements, design criteria, materials, methods and tools
  • Ability to prioritize, manage and execute multiple simultaneous tasks
  • Product development experience of several aircraft program
  • Lead and instruct complex tasks internal/external
  • Very good presenting, communication and leadership skills
  • English fluent is mandatory, German and/or other language 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