Working Student - Methods and Tools (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

As a Methods & Tools Working Student, you will have the opportunity to work alongside a team of dedicated engineers who are responsible for enabling our engineering development teams through the creation, training, and implementation of development processes and tools. You will be an integral part of cross-functional project teams, collaborating with other departments to ensure successful project outcomes. This experience will provide valuable insights into the inner workings of a motivated team and enhance your skills in this field. 

Your mission during this flight:

  • Support the Methods & Tools team to ensure all software and hardware processes are appropriately tracked and maintained.
  • Work as the go to partner with our digital team on engineering software requirements
  • Collaborate with other departments to develop and maintain Methods & Tools plans and procedures
  • Track and report on Methods & Tools metrics and status 
  • Conduct audits and reviews to ensure compliance with Methods & Tools processes and procedures
  • Be responsible for the creation of Methods & Tools documentation and training materials
  • Participate in cross-functional project teams to support Methods & Tools activities

Check in your professional skills:

  • Currently enrolled in a master’s degree (aerospace, software, mechanical, etc.) 
  • Excellent organisational skills and attention to detail
  • Strong written & verbal communication skills
  • Ability to collaborate with cross-functional teams
  • Proficient in Microsoft Word and other software tools
  • Ability to learn and apply new skills quickly.
  • Knowledge of Methods & Tools processes and best practices preferred
  • Knowledge in CAD, PLM, simulation software, and aerospace development software
  • Excellent English skills are mandatory (German skills are a bonus)
  • You are available for minimum 6 months, on-site at our Headquarters in Bruchsal

Start: As soon as possible


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 - Methods and Tools (m/f/d)