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Flight Test Engineer

Flight Test Engineer

Come help us build the world´s most advanced amphibious aircraft at Dornier Seawings!

For development and certification of the aircraft type flight testing is an important and interesting task to determine the system´s performance and suitability as well as to show compliance with the applicable airworthiness requirements in a dynamic and motivated environment.


  • Coordination of development and certification tests on aircraft

  • Development of a flight test program for CS /FAR23 commuter aircraft

  • Development of flight test cards

  • Classification of test hazards and risk mitigation procedures

  • Preparation and conduction of ground- and flight tests

  • Data reduction and qualified real-time and post flight analysis

  • Planning of aircraft modifications and overall schedules

  • Preparation and conduction of onsite and offsite campaigns


  • Education as flight test engineer at any recognized school or min. 5 years training on the job

  • A Master degree in aeronautical engineering

  • Master´s degree in a technical or scientific course of study

  • Familiar with Part 21 and FAR 23 requirements

  • Flight background optional

  • Leadership experience

  • Precise and reliable work attitude

  • Good communication skills

  • Good knowledge for the German and English language


  • Hours per week: 40

  • Location: Wessling, Oberpfaffenhofen, Bavaria,Germany