Full-time

Flight Test Instrumentation Technician

Bruchsal, Germany

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We at Volocopter are pioneers in the development of electrical air taxis that take off and land vertically (eVTOLs). We bring Urban Air Mobility to life, by establishing air taxis in addition to current transportation options in megacities globally. Our aim is to offer affordable on-demand air taxi services and save people time by flying them safely to their destination. In 2011 we performed the first-ever piloted flight of a purely electrical multicopter and have since showcased numerous public flights with our full-scale Volocopter (www.volocopter.com).

Job Description
  •  Integration of Flight Test Instrumentation Systems into FT aircraft
  •  Installation of sensors (strain, vibration, and temperature), including wiring
  •  Operate and assist in tasks related to the FTI System during daily flights
  •  Maintenance, monitoring and calibration of sensors and equipment
  •  Telemetry Systems set up for flight test
Qualifications

Required:

  •  Technician/bachelor’s degree in Electronics, Mechatronics, Automotive or Aerospace sector
  •  Experience in soldering and crimping electrical connections
  •  Knowledge about how to configure and maintain computer systems and local area networks – Windows and Linux
  •  Distinct hands-on mentality and solution oriented
  •  Reliable, structured, and self-starter mindset
  •  Highly flexible about working hours and willing to travel
  •  Fluent in English language (written & spoken)

Desired:

  •  Experience in sensor/wiring installation
  •  Experience to understand CAD/schematic drawings
  •  Basic programming skills, like Python
Additional Information

Our Volocopter flight includes:

  • Fast-growing high tech company with a supreme network of investors and partners
  • Ability to contribute directly to the future of aviation
  • The chance to build up new things/projects from scratch
  • Personal accountability, growth and learning opportunities, based on your personal strengths
  • An inspiring working environment with modern workspaces, short lines of communication, flat structures, great team spirit
  • Attractive salary package

Our differences make us stronger. At Volocopter, we value equal opportunity, trust, and the voice of each of our employees. As change-makers in air mobility, we believe that changing the world starts within each of our teams. 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.

Fasten your seat belt and take-off with an awesome team as we bring urban air mobility to life!

Flight Test Instrumentation Technician

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