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Senior Compliance Verification Engineer - Structures (m/f/d)



Bruchsal, Germany
Posted on Tuesday, June 4, 2024

Company Description

Here at Volocopter, we are the pioneers of electric air taxis (electric vertical takeoff and landing aircraft - eVTOLs). We have pledged to bring sustainable urban air mobility to life by getting electric air taxis off the ground in a way that complements existing transportation options in megacities across the globe. In 2011 we carried out the first-ever crewed flight of a fully electric multicopter and have since conducted more than 2,000 public and private test flights across the world (

Job Description

  • Provide overarching certification vision and alignment within the CVE community, covering internal as well as external CVEs for composite structure and related subjects
  • Independent verification of compliance of the Type Design with the applicable certification basis, environmental requirements and operational suitability requirements, for all structural and related topics
  • Independent verification of configuration of test articles and test setup prior to conduct of tests with relevance to compliance demonstration
  • Ensure product safety and support certification through the competent authorities (i.e. EASA and validating authorities)

Additionally :

  • Coordination and management of other nominated CVE's
  • Verification of (typically aircraft-level) documents that include verification by multiple CVE disciplines, to ensure that the cross-functional aspects are adequately covered


  • Sound technical education (e.g. Dipl.-Ing., M.Sc. or B.Sc., Technician, certified master craftsman, or comparable)
  • Minimum 6-year experience in aviation industry, ideally in multiple disciplines and on aircraft integration level as Design Engineer or CVE, with participation in the design process of an aviation product, equipment or components thereof
  • Knowledge of procedures applicable to aviation, especially to design organizations acc. to EASA Part 21
  • Knowledge of certification requirements applicable to type certification, typical certification programs and related processes
  • Experience with interpretation of applicable Certification Specifications
  • Experience in generation and verification of compliance documentation
  • Detailed technical knowledge of aircraft structures and related subjects
  • Detailed knowledge of the construction method composite, metal and material qualification

Additional Information

Our Volocopter flight includes:

  • Fast-growing high tech company with a supreme network of investors and partners
  • Ability to contribute directly to the future of aviation
  • The chance to build up new things/projects from scratch
  • Personal accountability, growth and learning opportunities, based on your personal strengths
  • An inspiring working environment with modern workspaces, short lines of communication, flat structures, great team spirit
  • Attractive salary package

Our differences make us stronger. At Volocopter, we value equal opportunity, trust, and the voice of each of our employees. As change-makers in air mobility, we believe that changing the world starts within each of our teams. We are committed to driving innovation by celebrating diversity and fostering an inclusive culture where everyone is treated equally and respectfully, regardless of our different backgrounds and roles in the company.

Fasten your seat belt and take-off with an awesome team as we bring urban air mobility to life!