Jobs at HENSOLDT Avionics

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We have great jobs and opportunities that will let you grow and contribute to the success of our company!

Please send your detailed application documents with CV to Mr Dieter Buchdrucker via bewerbung.avionics.de@hensoldt.net. Please let us know your salary expectations and your preferred date for your first day of work.

Job Opportunities

Current Vacancies

At HENSOLDT Avionics, we are passionate about providing diverse career opportunities for talented professionals like you. Whether you are a software developer with a love for C++, a maps and database expert or recently completed your education as salesman – we have the perfect job for you. Our company values creativity, collaboration, and innovation, and we believe in investing in our employees' growth and development. If you're looking for a challenging and rewarding career in a dynamic and exciting industry, we encourage you to explore our job openings and join our team today.

  • International Sales Manager Sales - (m/f/d)

    Your profile:

    • Completed vocational training or studies (business administration, industrial engineering) with technical affinity
    • Sales talent with a convincing personality
    • Experience in international sales of products requiring technical explanation
    • Structured, customer- and target-oriented way of working
    • Ability to work in a team, strong communication skills, social competence
    • Knowledge of the aviation sector is an advantage
    • Good knowledge of common MS Office applications
    • Willingness to work flexible hours and travel extensively worldwide
    • Very good written and spoken English, other foreign languages an advantage

     

    Your tasks:

    • Identification of potential new customers and maintenance of existing customers worldwide
    • Expansion of the sales network by identifying new business partners
    • Preparing offers and responding to tenders
    • Regular reporting on activities and results
    • Continuous monitoring and analysis of the market and competitive situation
    • Tracking trends as input for targeted product developments
    • Supporting customers in planning system/device integration
    • Representation of the company at international trade fairs
    • Price and contract negotiations
  • Employee Service / Technical Support Support - (m/f/d)

    Your profile:

    • Completed technical studies (e.g. geoinformatics, computer science, electronics)
    • Understanding of complex technical systems
    • Experience in dealing with Unix/Linux systems
    • Experience in dealing with Windows systems
    • Experience in supporting and communicating with customers
    • Good English skills
    • Communication skills and ability to work well in a team

     

    Your tasks:

    You are the central contact person for the technical service support of existing customers located worldwide. Customer support is provided by telephone, e-mail, video conference and on-site.

    You are responsible for:

    • Incident Management
    • Performing technical problem analysis (Tier 1 and 2)
    • Planning, coordinating and performing
    • Testing and maintaining delivered systems
    •  Establishing and maintaining strategic customer loyalty through regular customer contact/face-to-face customer support.
    • Optimization of processes and workflows

    You will work closely across departments with sales, project management, software and hardware developers, test departments and production.

  • IT specialist for map department Maps & Databases - (m/f/d)

    Your profile:

    • Successfully completed vocational training in the IT field, completed studies in the field of computer science or comparable degree/training
    • Programming skills, ideally in Python (desirable)
    • Experience with databases/geodatabases
    • Very good knowledge in technical administration of PostgreSQL databases
    • Experience with Unix/Linux systems/databases and shell programming (desirable)
    • Very good IT knowledge and technical understanding
    • High degree of independence and strong focus on processes
    • English skills and ability to work well in a team

     

    Your tasks:

    • Development and programming of individual tools for automated production processes in the department
    • Maintenance and further development of existing tools of the department
    • Setup and maintenance of internal servers and associated databases for map production
    • Administration and management of a wide range of geodata
    • Technical documentation
  • IT specialist for customization department Customization - (m/f/d)

    Your profile:

    • Engineering degree or comparable degree/training
    • Good IT skills
    • Experience in working with Unix/Linux systems
    • Experience in working with Windows systems
    • Programming skills (desirable)
    • Understanding of complex technical systems
    • High degree of independence and strong focus on processes
    • Good English skills and ability to work well in a team

     

    Your tasks:

    • Configuration of our mission management systems
    • Configuration of the individual modules and their aviation-typical interfaces
    • Maintenance and update of customer systems
    • Technical documentation
  • Project Manager Project Management - (m/f/d)

    Your profile:

    • Completed technical studies or comparable degree
    • Experience in the field of classical and agile project management
    • Technical knowledge desirable
    • Willingness to travel at home and abroad
    • Fluent in written and spoken business English
    • Experience in MS Project desirable

     

    Your tasks:

    • Management of development and customer projects
    • Independent creation and maintenance of project plans in close coordination with the development department
    • Intensive exchange with our customers as well as internal communication and project control
    • Responsible for risk management, resource planning and project controlling
    • Reporting project progress to senior management
    • Responsibility for the execution of projects in terms of quality, cost and time
    • Implementation of modern PM methods and further development of the PM organisation
  • Supply Chain Manager Purchase - (m/f/d)

    Your profile:

    • Commercial training or Bachelor's degree
    • Novice purchasing experience
    • Understanding of complex contexts
    • Good English skills
    • Communication skills and ability to work well in a team
    • Ideally experience in the aviation or IT industry

     

    Your tasks:

    • Operational procurement of electronic parts, components and services
    • Obtaining and comparing quotations, as well as conducting negotiations with suppliers outside of projects
    • Monitoring orders, order confirmations and delivery dates
    • Material research and disposition according to requirements, observing account storage costs and inventory security
    • Master data maintenance (parts lists, material master data, supplier master data)
    • Supplier evaluation in coordination with QM and Compliance
    • Commercial processing of complaints and handling of returns
    • Working closely with controlling, sales and production
  • Avionics Software Developer C++ Software Development - (m/f/d)

    Your profile:

    • Several years of professional experience in the development of systems with C++
    • Enthusiasm for software development and avionics systems
    • Very good knowledge of English
    • Hensoldt Avionics values teamwork, creativity and communication
    • We appreciate Experience with some of the following technologies: git, OpenGL and/or Vulkan, DO-178C, UML, Linux desktops, VxWorks, Embedded Linux such as Yocto, Meson, Continuous integration, Python, SQL, Cyber security, Geospatial data.

     

    Your tasks:

    • As a software developer you will work on our existing and future avionics systems.
    • Most of your work will focus on software development and design.
    • You might try to avoid doing units tests and documentation, but you will have to do some anyway.
    • Your experience might also contribute to improving our software processes.
    • You will also help other teams to understand and use your work.
  • Software Developer C# Software Development - (m/f/d)

    Your profile:

    • Several years of professional experience in the development of systems with C# and WPF
    • Suitable university degree or professional experience
    • Enthusiasm for software development and avionics systems
    • Very good knowledge of English
    • Hensoldt Avionics values teamwork, creativity and communication
    • We appreciate Experience with some of the following technologies: XAML, MVVM, Prism, git, UML, Continuous integration, Geospatial data, C++, SQL, Cyber security.

     

    Your tasks:

    • As a software developer you will work on our existing and future avionics systems.
    • Most of your work will focus on software development and design.
    • You might try to avoid doing units tests and documentation, but you will have to do some anyway.
    • You will also help other teams to understand and use your work.
  • Hardware Development Engineer Electronics Hardware Development - (m/f/d)

    Your tasks:

    • Development of electronic assemblies for avionics systems.
    • Support for external development service providers.
    • Creation of block diagrams, circuit diagrams and layouts.
    • Optimization with regard to heat and EMC requirements.
    • Testing and commissioning of assemblies.
    • Creation and maintenance of documentation during development.
    • Support of system qualification according to aviation standards

    Your profile:

    • Education: Electrical engineering, electronics technician, or comparable or experience
    • Experience FPGA development experience (ideally Xilinx toolchain)
    • Experience in the operation of measuring equipment (oscillator, signal generator, etc.)
    • Experience in manufacturing processes (PCB + assembly)
    • Experience with EMC-compliant design
    • Experience DO160
    • German + English
  • Test Engineer for Validation & Verification Validation & Verification - (m/f/d)

    Your profile:

    • Understanding of V-model development
    • Software test experience (also in the context of internships and thesis)
    • Independent preparation, execution and follow-up of a test
    • Programming experience in at least one of the following languages desirable:
      • Matlab
      • Python
      • C++
      • Java
    • Basic knowledge of message transmission, data bus protocols (CAN, ARINC, serial protocols, etc..)
    • Close coordination with the development departments
    • Due to safety-critical systems a good level of technical comprehension is required
    • Good knowledge of English, both written and spoken

     

    Your tasks:

    • Creation and review of project-specific V&V strategies and test specification
    • Definition of verification methods and tools as well as specification of the necessary test environment
    • Issuing error messages and validation & verification matrices
    • Close cooperation with the project team to execute the tests on schedule
    • Analysis and evaluation of test results and creation of test documentation
  • System Engineer Engineering - (m/f/d)

    Your profile:

    • Completed technical studies in the field of electrical engineering, computer science or similar
    • Experience in at least one of the following areas:
      • Electrical assemblies
      • Signal processing
      • Hardware and software
      • Verification
      • Test concept development
    • Confident handling of complex systems and operational control of operational (test) systems
    • High degree of initiative
    • Analytical and strategic way of thinking
    • Very good communication skills, ability to work in a team and social competence
    • Business fluent in German and English
    • High ability to work under pressure and willingness to work overtime as well as domestic and international assignments

     

    Your tasks:

    • System conceptualization, evaluation and definition of customer and system requirements
    • Design of system and subsystem components and their interfaces
    • Integration, commissioning and testing at subsystem and system level
    • Preparation of development, product and verification documents
    • Assumption of responsibility for work packages in the assigned work environment
    • Technical management of work packages with internal and external subcontractors
    • Customer support during order processing as well as during integration and acceptance
    • Communication and coordination in interdisciplinary cooperation with internal and external stakeholders
  • Supplier- & Project Quality Manager Purchase - (m/w/d)

    Your profile:

    • Completed studies in the field of industrial engineering, electrical engineering, mechanical engineering, production engineering, or comparable
    • Completed advanced training as a quality auditor or QMB
    • Several years of professional experience in the field of quality management and in supplier evaluation and development
    • Experience in the application of quality tools and methods, e.g. 8D, initial sampling, measurement system analysis, process and product audit, statistical process control, machine capability analysis
    • Good analytical skills, assertiveness, open-mindedness
    • Business fluent in German and English
    • Willingness to travel
    • Driving license class B

     

    Your tasks:

    • Supervise suppliers regarding quality standards and quality assurance, evaluate and approve suppliers in quality aspects, and make decision in borderline and special cases.
    • Detection and assessment of risks by evaluating quality data and information Monitoring of delivery quality, if necessary tracking and implementation of required measures in case of quality deviations
    • Cause analyses, as well as requesting and evaluating measures from the supplier
    • Support and preparation of quality audits and assessments of suppliers
    • Perform supplier development of new and existing suppliers
    • Supporting the decision to select new suppliers with regard to quality criteria
    • Ensure compliance with processes, taking into account contractual requirements and project-related tasks
    • Planning and execution of all quality tasks over the entire product life cycle
    • Contact person for customers and suppliers on quality issues
    • Ensuring compliance with processes, taking into account contractual requirements and project-relevant tasks
  • Trainer Trainings - (m/f/d)

    Your profile:

    • Technical degree or comparable degree / training
    • Experience in conducting trainings
    • Experience in communication with customers
    • Willingness to travel internationally
    • Good IT knowledge
    • Programming skills (desirable)
    • Understanding of complex interrelationships and technical systems
    • Very good knowledge of English / French (beneficial)
    • Communication skills and ability to work in a team
    • Ideally experience in the aviation industry

    Your tasks:

    • Conception, updating and creation of training materials
    • Development and implementation of new training concepts
    • Training our customers on our products at the Pforzheim site or at the customer site (international)
    • Technical advice / assistance to customers on site
    • Preparation and execution of internal trainings on our products
    • Evaluation of conducted trainings
    • Creation of test, support and simulation tools
  • Electronics/Mechatronics Technician for Equipment and Systems Electronics/Mechatronics - (m/f/d)

     Your profile:

    • Electrical engineering/mechatronics training desirable. Career changers are welcome.
    • Experience in handling electronic components and assemblies
    • Understanding of technical correlations
    • Good English skills
    • Communication and teamwork skills

     

    Your tasks:

    • Mechanical and electronic manufacturing of components and assemblies
    • Testing and repairing mechanical and electronic components and assemblies
    • Documentation of work performed during repairs
    • Documentation of manufacturing-related documents
    • Production and repair of prototypes in collaboration with the development department
    • Preparation of qualification tests
    • Maintenance and servicing of test setups
  • Quality Manager Quality - (m/f/d)

    Your profile:

    • Completed vocational training or degree, ideally with further education in the field of quality and/or environmental management
    • Ability to conduct structured problem and key performance indicator analyses and systematic problem-solving using quality problem-solving techniques (e.g., 5-Why, Ishikawa, 8D)
    • Knowledge and experience in quality management and common preventive quality methods and standards (e.g., ISO 9001, possibly other industry-specific standards such as EN 9100)
    • Auditor training advantageous
    • Fluent German and English language skills, both written and verbal
    • Very good analytical skills

     

    Your tasks:

    • Continuous improvement and development of quality and management systems (QM, safety, and environmental management)
    • Creation and monitoring of quality-related key performance indicators
    • Optimization of processes and monitoring of corrective and preventive measures
    • Monitoring of quality objectives and policies, as well as environmental objectives and policies
    • Conducting, preparation, and follow-up of internal and external (supplier) audits
    • Participation in customer and regulatory audits