Engineering Manager - Flight Mechanics & Simulator

October 05, 2023
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Here at Volocopter, we are the pioneers of electric air taxis (electric vertical takeoff and landing aircraft - eVTOLs). We have pledged to bring urban air mobility to life by getting electric air taxis and other eVTOLs off the ground in a way that complements existing transportation options in megacities across the globe. Our aim is to offer affordable, on-demand air taxi services that fly people to their destination quickly and safely. In 2011 we carried out the first-ever piloted flight of a fully electric multicopter and have since conducted more than 1,500 public and private test flights across the world (www.

Your crew during this flight:

As an engineering manager, you will be the technical and disciplinary leader of a team of up to 15 individuals. You will make decisions that affect the sub-system level for technical aspects while ensuring that your team delivers their work in a timely, cost-effective, and high-quality manner.

Your mission during this flight:

  • You will plan and manage the team capacity accoridng to the project needs.
  • You will work closely with the Head of Department to manage the team's budget.
  • You provide technical and disciplinary guidance to team members including resourcing, development, performance management, recognition, and reward.
  • You will provide day-to-day guidance, coaching, and feedback to the team, ensuring high morale and clarity within the group.
  • You collaborate closely with other team leads and the Head of Department to ensure the best results.
  • Check in your professional skills:

  • You have an MSc, PhD or equivalent degree in Aerospace or equivalent experience
  • You have a minimum of 7 years of professional experience in Flight Physics
  • You have a proven track record in team management
  • You are familiar with Aerodynamics, Aeroelasticity, Flight Mechanics and Rotor as well as associated development steps and processess
  • You have experience working with aerospace standards as CS23/CS27/SC- VTOL/DO-160G/DO-311A or similar
  • Our Volocopter flight includes:

  • Fast-growing high-tech company with a superb network of investors and partners
  • Chance to shape the future of aviation
  • Help us to create groundbreaking new projects - from scratch!
  • Personal accountability, as well as growth and learning opportunities, based on your personal strengths
  • An inspiring workplace with modern workspaces, flexible hours, quick decision-making, a flat hierarchy, positive leadership, great team spirit
  • Attractive compensation package
  • Diversity at Volocopter:

    Our differences make us stronger. At Volocopter, we value equal opportunities, trust, and ensure all employees feel heard. As change-makers in air mobility, we believe that changing the world starts with each of us. We are committed to driving innovation by celebrating diversity and fostering an inclusive culture where everyone is treated equally and respectfully, regardless of our different backgrounds and roles in the company.

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