Design Engineer - Fuselage Structure

  • Lilium
  • Munich, Germany
  • Jun 27, 2020

Job Description

A career at Lilium is for those who want to do something extraordinary, yet with a meaningful purpose. We take pride in pushing the very boundaries of technology and customer experience to deliver something that has never been done before. 

What we do here is hard, but then very few things worth achieving are easy. By joining Lilium you will have the opportunity to work with our world-class entrepreneurial team of more than 400 leaders, experts and engineers who are as passionate about emissions-free transportation as you are. 

We are also passionate about creating an inclusive culture, with more than 40 nationalities working with us to bring our vision of a sustainable world to life.

 

Your role and your team:

You will report directly to the Head of Mechanical Engineering. The Mechanical Engineering Team is responsible for designing and developing the structural components of our aircraft across the entire life cycle - from concept through to detailed design, testing and into serial production.

As a Design Engineer for the Fuselage System you will be part of an interdisciplinary IPT (Integrated Project Team) responsible for the design of the Fuselage primary and secondary structure along with several additional systems of our Lilium Jet from prototype into serial production.

From mechanical or composite parts design to mechanical systems development you'll play a key role in bringing our innovative aircraft to life.

 

Your Day to Day:

  • Design and optimize aerospace parts and assemblies throughout their lifecycle
  • Create complex 3D parts and assemblies in CAD (Siemens NX)
  • Derive fully dimensioned 2D technical drawings appropriate for production and certification
  • Consult with engineers of other disciplines, for example Manufacturing Engineers regarding the manufacture of your designs
  • Constantly learn new things – and share them with your team members
  • Work on any ad hoc related projects or tasks

 

Your Profile:

  • University degree in Aerospace or Mechanical Engineering (MSc/M.Eng preferred)
  • Minimum of 5 years of professional experience in the aerospace industry is required
  • Strong knowledge of Siemens NX is required (other CAD system knowledge will be considered).
  • Advanced knowledge of ISO GPS (alternatively ASME GD&T) and overall good drafting skills are required
  • Basic knowledge of PDM/PLM systems (Teamcenter or equivalent) is required
  • Experience with composite design in the context of aerospace parts is required
  • Experience with Fibersim is beneficial
  • Excellent understanding of general design principles and technical correlations is required
  • Strong motivation to help build structures and processes is required
  • High level of self-reliance with the ability to work in a team, as well as autonomously if required
  • Target-oriented, driven work style with analytic problem-solving skills required
  • Ability and willingness to thrive in a fast-paced, rapidly changing work environment is required
  • Fluent English language skills are essential, fluent German or any other language would be beneficial

 

Life at Lilium:

At Lilium, you’ll have the responsibility and freedom to act as an entrepreneur. You’ll be working with bright and driven colleagues from different industries, countries and backgrounds who are all united in one common goal, challenging and supporting each other to make Lilium successful.

As well as free language courses, weekly yoga sessions, two complimentary meals each day and unlimited snacks and drinks, we also have an in-house gym and a relaxation room. By pairing that with a free shuttle bus to and from our local train station, as well as bikes you can borrow to cycle around our campus, we aim to make it as easy as possible to travel here, while reducing our own carbon footprint. We also have a rooftop terrace where you can watch planes taking off all day long! 

 

Relocation:

In order to build a world-class team, we welcome people from all over the world. We’ll support you on every step of your journey, offering a relocation allowance and documentation for visa application.

Lilium is an equal opportunity employer and welcomes applications from all qualified individuals regardless of ethnicity, sex, disability, religion/belief, sexual orientation or age.  

 

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Headcount

51-200 employees