Senior Avionic HW Design Engineer (m/f/d)

  • Zeiloch 20, 76646 Bruchsal, Germany
  • Full-time
  • Job Location: Bruchsal

Company Description

We at Volocopter are pioneers in the development of electrical air taxis that take off and land vertically (eVTOLs). We bring Urban Air Mobility to life, by establishing air taxis in addition to current transportation options in megacities globally. Our aim is to offer affordable on-demand air taxi services and save people time by flying them safely to their destination. In 2011 we performed the first-ever manned flight of a purely electrical multicopter and have since showcased numerous public flights with our full-scale Volocopter.  

Job Description

  • Design analog and mixed-signal hardware for the battery monitoring system (BMS) including schematics and layout
  • Guide HW design engineers during the development regarding certification requirements and check implementation
  • Define design and requirements for the hardware interfaces to other systems (onboard power supply, avionics, flight control)
  • Support the requirements capture, verification and tracing for the BMS HW
  • Support the PHAC definition and coordinate development process with other HW development teams (Avionics, Flight Control)
  • Coordinate Certification and Verification activities internally, with suppliers and with EASA as BMS HW CVE
  • Work with SW developers on integration and testing activities for the BMS system.


  • You have experience in developing low power and embedded avionics HW
  • Experience in HW development and certification according to DO-254 and testing according to DO-160
  • Profound knowledge in CAD/EDA tools (ideally Altium Design) including library management
  • Experience handling EMC design topics
  • Battery or BMS experience a plus but not necessary
  • Excellent English communication skills (written and spoken)


Additional Information

  • Fast growing high tech company with a supreme network of investors and partners
  • Shaping the Volocopter organizational setup right from the start
  • Personal responsibility, growth and learning opportunities, based on your personal strengths
  • Inspiring working environment with modern work spaces, flexible work time, short lines of communication, flat hierachies, positive leadership, great team spirit
  • Competitive salary package
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