Head of Flight Test

Head of Flight Test

Job Title: Head of Flight Test
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Munich
Salary: Dependant on experience
Start Date: 2018-12-13
Reference: J140365
Contact Name: Jessica Rose
Contact Email:
Job Published: January 24, 2019 10:34

Job Description

KDC are working with an exciting company based near Munich developing a new aircraft!

Our client is looking for an experienced Head of Flight Test to support the development and certification of the aircraft type flight testing.

Tasking includes:
• Flight Test department coordination
• Overall program, campaigns, team-planning (overall planning)
• Quality Management procedures and process coordination
• Personnel and technical responsibility for FT-employees
• Budget and personnel planning
• Support and consulting of management
• Reporting to management
• Sales and Marketing support

• Experience in flight testing of a civil aircraft
• Experience in civil aircraft certification with EASA (CS23 - CS25)
• Structured, independent and solution oriented way of working
• Flexible worker, prepared to support and act in other functions across the organization and offsite for campaigns
• International mind-set, experienced in liaison/control of third parties
• Good knowledge of the English language
• Good knowledge of the German language preferred
• Good communication skills and good Team worker, having an analytical and process oriented mind-set
• Good knowledge of all MS-Office software
• Experience with Siemens Teamcenter PLM Software (10.x) will be an advantage
• Experience with SAP ERP System

For more information click apply!

Keywords: EASA, Flight test, CAA, FAA, CS-23, CS-25, certification, aircraft development,