Working Student – Aircraft Engineer & Product Safety (m/f/d)
Bruchsal, Germany

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 ( 

Job Description

Your mission during this flight:


  • Support environmental design / qualification documentation reviews and tests witnessing
  • Support test plans, procedures, and reports for verification of functional and environmental requirements
  • Support the coordination with different stakeholders, including system engineers and suppliers to define, justify, and technically negotiate requirements and action plans
  • Contributing to the System Safety program and conducting safety analysis of aircraft systems.
  • Furthermore, the purpose of this role is to offer you a learning journey with the opportunity to deep dive into different topics and responsibilities. Your opinion is very valuable to us and you are always invited to express it. You get the basics done, initiate and drive challenging and maturing improvements.


Check in your professional skills:

  • Currently enrolled in a Master's program in Aeronautical Engineering (or similar)
  • Solid organizational skills, strong customer-orientation, and a highly communicative team player
  • Fluent in English with excellent communication skills
  • Proficient in MS-Office
  • Thrives on challenges and excels in a self-responsible, proactive, and solution-oriented way of working
  • Holds a work permit valid for an internship: either as an EU citizen, permanent resident of the EU, or through a visa with permission to work in Germany
Additional Information

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 are what make us great. Here at Volocopter, we value equal opportunities and trust. As air mobility industry innovators, we believe that changing the world starts on team level. We are committed to fostering an environment where everyone feels valued, respected, and empowered to reach their full potential.

Working Student – Aircraft Engineer & Product Safety (m/f/d)