Monday, November 29, 2021

Wingcopter – Head of Flight Testing (m/f/d)

Do you want to shape the future of aviation? Do you share our vision of saving and improving lives through technology with a purpose? Then join our ambitious team of young talents and experienced professionals!

We at Wingcopter design innovative, high-performance drones that are operated all over the world in commercial and humanitarian operations. Our drone technology saves and improves lives every day.

Currently, we are looking for a Head of Flight Testing (m/f/d) to join our Team.

What You’ll Do:

  • You will build up and lead a team of young and motivated engineers
  • You prepare test schedules and datasheets for product improvement and modification
  • You manage testing and validation projects and timelines, equipment and staff logistics
  • You support the certification of the UAS by planning validation flights
  • You are responsible for efficient and safe test flight operations
  • You keep an overview of crew and equipment resources in the frame of project timelines
  • You will work closely with our certification and engineering department

What You’ll Need:

  • Master’s Degree in aviation engineering or similar
  • Leadership experience and self-organization
  • 5+ years of experience in (manned) aviation flight testing (test-cards, evaluations)
  • Experience with EASA/FAA relevant content or similar
  • Experience in model flight (multi-rotor and fixed-wing) is a bonus

What you bring as a perfect candidate:

  • You are a team player.
  • You have a can-do mentality.
  • You believe that technology can have a positive impact on society and our future.

What We’ll Offer:

  • A highly motivated team
  • The exciting life of a fast-growing tech startup
  • The opportunity to develop and implement your own ideas
  • The active promotion of your personal and professional development
  • The chance to have a positive impact through your work
  • An extraordinary working environment

  Company Laptop

  Flexible Working Hours

  Working From Home

  Employee Events

  Parking Lot

  Dogs Allowed

  Cafeteria

Apply now