Senior Structural 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 Senior Structural Engineer to join our young and growing team. As the Senior Structural Engineer, you own the requirements, models, design, integration and testing for composite and metal aircraft structures. The general work is ranging from planning, management of the development process, to testing and prototyping for our vehicles, including active design work. The final goal of all your activities is creating airworthiness of our product. Shape the future of aerial mobility by pushing our aircraft structure design development in close cooperation with other teams in the company as well as regulatory partners and suppliers.


  • Manage the structural development process and manufacturing
  • Design and simulate airworthy and maintainable structures
  • Introduce and implement development tools and methods
  • Assure compliance of aircraft structures
  • Provide technical leadership and propose innovative solutions
  • Establish the structural team in the company
  • 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 Mechanical/Aerospace Engineering or a related field
  • Have at least 7 years of industrial experience in the design of composite and metal structures for aircraft
  • Have already been coordinating various suppliers and be able to manage deliverables
  • Have a clear understanding of safety-critical development processes
  • Have experience with certification standards for aircraft structures
  • Have strong motivation to establish processes and organizational structures
  • Have a high level of target-oriented self-management with the ability to work in a team as well as autonomously
  • Have excellent problem solving, communication, and technical writing skills
  • Have fluent English language skills
  • Moreover, we appreciate if you …

  • Took part in the development of a manned aircraft from early stage to type certification
  • Have strong knowledge about current materials and cutting-edge manufacturing methods


  • Open and cooperative team
  • Opportunity to shape the future with us
  • Flexible working times
  • Great career development chances
  • Attractive remuneration
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