Aircraft Safety Engineer (m/f/d)
(full-time, starting as soon as possible, permanent contract)

Realize your dream of doing exceptional things and be part of something bigger right from the beginning! We at ERC stand for the development of an electrical vertical takeoff and landing vehicle (eVTOL) that lasts beyond us! We work hard to achieve this goal – with passion, a pioneering spirit, and strong partners. As we are trustworthy, open and focused, we do not make empty promises. But we still need your commitment to be among the best on the long run!


We are looking for a passionate Aircraft Safety Engineer to join our young and growing team. As a Aircraft Safety Engineer you are responsible for the safety assessments of our vehicles. Your daily work covers the full spectrum of ARP4761, with the main focus on system-level safety activities. In addition to your daily work on system-level FHA, PSSA, etc., you will establish the necessary tools and processes along the way. The final goal of all your activities is achieving and demonstrating an adequate level of safety for our vehicles. Shape the future of aerial mobility with us by ensuring the safety of our vehicles. You will work in close cooperation with regulatory partners, other departments, and suppliers.


  • Generate and review safety assessments at the aircraft, system, and equipment levels
  • Coordinate safety activities and proposals with certification authorities
  • Support system architecture development, supplier and component selection
  • Capture and manage safety requirements throughout the development life cycle
  • Prepare technical documentation of safety assessment activities and present the results
  • Demonstrate safety compliance to the authorities
  • Be part of our flight-testing campaigns and see your developments fly
  • Coordinate with other departments and external suppliers
  • Continuously challenge and improve the technical concepts, tools, and methods


you should …
  • Hold an academic degree in Aerospace/Electrical Engineering, Computer Science, or a related field
  • Have 5+ years of professional experience within aerospace safety engineering
  • Have expert knowledge of relevant aerospace regulations and standards such as ARP4761 and ARP4754A
  • Be familiar with commonly used software tools such as Isograph FaultTree+
  • Be motivated to introduce tools and methods
  • Have a high level of target-oriented self-management with the ability to work in a team as well as autonomously
  • Have strong motivation to establish processes and organizational structures
  • Have excellent problem solving, communication, and technical writing skills
  • Have fluent English language skills
  • Moreover, we appreciate if you …

  • Have experience in SC VTOL or CS 23/25/27
  • Have a track record in aerospace industry
  • Worked on safety in a Part/CS-25 project


  • A young, highly motivated and passionate team
  • Flat hierarchies and learning-from-mistakes approach
  • Strong company culture in an international environment
  • The possibility to shape the future with us
  • Regular team events
  • Flexible working hours and hybrid working model
  • Excellent career opportunities and regular feedback
  • Attractive training programs, individual training budget and language courses
  • Weekly fresh fruit and free water, tea and coffee
  • 30 days of vacation
  • Supported canteen service
  • Supported sport offer (e.g. gym, yoga, massage and others)
  • Modern newly renovated office
  • Very good access to public transport and free parking spaces
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