Senior System Engineer Aviation



Reference number: MI00868 (please quote in application)

Field: System administration

Job location: Dortmund

Contact partner: Thomas Kilian

Keywords: commissioning, aviation, systems engineering, airlines, administration, consulting, willingness to travel

Our System Engineers are responsible for project management on site and they also manage and coordinate commissioning and go-live.

As a Senior System Engineer at Materna you will:

  • be responsible for on-site project management (as site manager) and coordinate the mechanical assembly of the systems.
  • be responsible for electrical and electronic commissioning, including final inspection/acceptance with the customer.
  • coordinate software commissioning and carry out integration tests and fault analyses.
  • create and maintain system documentation and plan reference systems which you then set up and manage.
  • take part in on-call duties.

Your skills and experience include:

  • university level degree with a focus on computer science/mechanical engineering/electrical engineering or an equivalent technical qualification with appropriate professional experience
  • knowledge of electrical engineering and systems engineering
  • experience with Windows-/Linux operating systems and networks
  • basic knowledge of Script-/PLC-programming
  • good spoken and written English and German skills
  • willingness to travel

Please apply in German or English.



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