Företag: Heart Aerospace AB
About Heart Aerospace
Heart’s mission is to create the fastest, most affordable and sustainable mode of transport for regional travel. Our goal is to serve the market in every corner of the world.
Our first aircraft is the ES-19, a nineteen-passenger airliner with an operating range of 400 km. The ES-19 is a fully electric aircraft, and our goal is to have the aircraft certified for commercial operation by 2026.
Your place of work will be at our main office and hangar facility. This is located at Säve Airport in Gothenburg, Sweden. Relocation assistance can be provided. At Heart you’ll be working at the cutting edge of technology while contributing towards a sustainable future. We offer stock options to all our employees and a challenging and inspiring work environment.
We seek experienced and skilled professionals to join our small, fast moving team developing a new electric aircraft in Sweden. We’re in a very expansive phase and now is the time to join our team. Come help us write a new chapter in the history of aviation together.
The Section Lead is a principal engineer level position, and reports to the Head of Flight Sciences. The section lead has responsibility for the Aerodynamics & Thermodynamics, Aircraft Performance, Aircraft Stability & Control, Mass Properties (Weight & Balance) engineering aspects of the program.
You will be responsible for providing technical leadership of the section team. As a team leader, you will also assist with organizing the section.
You will also represent the section at program/technical reviews as well as customer/supplier meetings, ensuring the engineering definition meets all stakeholder requirements. You will also ensure adherence to all engineering processes/standards, and participate in design reviews to meet certification, cost, and schedule goals.
Qualifications & Experience
Graduate degree in aerospace, aeronautical, or similar discipline, or equivalent experience.
Minimum 15 years experience in a relevant engineering discipline, within an aerospace OEM company environment, including the conceptual and preliminary design phase.
Experience with aircraft development programs through the entire design, development & certification lifecycle (EASA/FAA Part 23 or 25), including wind tunnel testing, flight testing, and data analysis.
Experience working in an EASA Part 21J Design Organization, or international equivalent.
Direct experience in the role of one or more among: Aerodynamics & Thermodynamics, Aircraft Performance, Aircraft Stability & Control, Mass Properties (Weight & Balance).
Experience with aerodynamics & thermodynamics, aircraft performance, aircraft stability & control, mass properties (weight & balance) and flight testing.
Excellent verbal & written communication skills in English.
Eagerness to work with others.
Passion for aircraft and Heart’s mission.
The ideal candidate would have.
Experience working in an aerospace start-up environment.
Significant aircraft conceptual and preliminary design experience on a CS-23 or regional aircraft program at a leading OEM or start-up.
A pilot’s license.
Heart Aerospace is a Swedish startup making electric regional airplanes. Heart`s mission is to create the fastest, most affordable and sustainable transportation for regional travel to every corner of the world. Our first aircraft is the ES-19, a nineteen-passenger airliner with an operating range of 400 km. Our goal is to have the aircraft certified for commercial operation by 2026.