Volocopter GmbH Aircraft Loads Engineer (m/f/d) in Bruchsal, Germany
- *You are an experienced loads engineer and have demonstrated experience in static and dynamic loads derivation for rotorcrafts. Within a highly motivated multi-disciplinary team you will work closely with aerodynamicists, flight control experts, structural designers, and analysts to provide load cases to assist the aircraft development and certification process.
Planning, execution, and interpretation of multi-physics load analysis of the A/C
Development of loads plan, loads cases, and tests required to demonstrate compliance with certification requirements
Data analysis and interpretation for identification of critical load conditions over the flight envelope
Implement aircraft loads database for technical teams
Assist in simulation model development and validation for loads calculation
Validation of models and tools based on test results (bench, ground, and flight tests)
Develop standardized analysis and reporting tools
Prepare compliance demonstration documents for the certification process of the aircraft
Mechanical or Aerospace Engineering degree (MSc, Ph.D.)
Minimum 4 years of professional experience as a loads engineer performing static and dynamic loads analysis for rotorcraft
Solid experience with aircraft aerodynamics and flight mechanics
Proficiency in Matlab and Python
Working experience with Flightlab or other aircraft load prediction tools is desirable
Previous involvement in type certification processes
A structured way of working and a high sense of accountability.
Volocopter offers a fast-growing high-tech working environment with a supreme network of investors and partners.
Working at Volocopter, you will have personal accountability, be able to grow, and have unique learning opportunities, based on your personal strengths.
Volocopter offers flexible working time, short lines of communication, flat structures, and a great team spirit. Moreover, we offer an attractive salary package.
Our office in Bruchsal offers an inspiring working environment with modern workspaces, comfortable networking areas, a rooftop terrace for evening BBQs and free meals and drinks.
To build our excellent team we welcome all qualified people regardless of ethnicity, sex, disability, religion/belief, sexual orientation, or age. Our international team will be happy to give you a warm welcome and help you with your relocation where applicable.
*Our differences make us stronger. *At Volocopter, we stand for inclusion for all. We believe that diversity drives innovation and in building a culture where difference is valued. Come and join us on our journey!