MTU Aero Engines develops, manufactures, sells and services commercial and military propulsion systems for airplanes and helicopters, as well as industrial gas turbines. The key to our success is developing the propulsion systems of tomorrow - even more economical, lower in emissions and quieter. With over 11,000 employees, we are present around the world, but we make our home in Germany. You, too, can become part of our dedicated Team in Munich:

Product Manager IT for Digital Maintenance Solutions for Jet Engine Maintenance (all genders)
Code - FIRM 575 2023-01

You are keen on data, algorithms and aviation? Are you ready to make a difference by inventing innovative digital maintenance services for commercial jet engines?

Then this is your opportunity to join the IT team for Digital Maintenance Services at MTU Munich. You will be working in a highly motivated team and always looking for innovative solutions. As part of the IT team, you can shape the future in one of our most substantial business areas using AI/ML and cloud technologies.


  • Engine maintenance is complex and costly. And selecting the best possible maintenance approach across the lifecycle of a single engine is enough of a challenge. But for a complete fleet, this increases almost exponentially. Financial, technical, operational, environmental, and market considerations vary continually. Even a single variable can shift a plan entirely. Which is why MTU's smart system, CORTEX, an intelligent maintenance costing and planning tool, is here to help.
  • As product manager IT you are responsible for the CORTEX application, you are the link between aviation experts and software developer, you manage the enhancement, the maintenance, and the operation of CORTEX. Together with the business you create the product vision and the future roadmap. 
  • You establish an in-house development team in collaboration with our MTU location in Poland. 
  • You use state-of-the art web and cloud technology and generate synergies with other Digital Maintenance solutions.


  • Master’s or Bachelor’s degree in the field of computer science, business informatics, information management, Technology & Management or comparable.
  • Good knowledge and first experience in software development (preferred programming language: Python)
  • First experience in the application and implementation of Artificial Intelligence, Machine Learning, Big Data, Internet of Things and Cloud Computing
  • Experience in the aviation or MRO industry as a plus
  • Experienced in agile project management, especially scrum as a plus
  • Language skills: very good English skills (written and spoken) for the communication within an international developers team, excellent knowledge of the German language (written and spoken) for internal team communication
  • Eloquent communication and a problem solving mindset complete your profile


We offer you numerous additional services that are tailored to your needs. These include extensive further training and customized development programs, an attractive pension scheme, health and fitness offers, measures to combine family and professional life, such as flexible working time models or the possibility of mobile working. We offer you the best possible conditions for your success!

We shape the future of aviation and bridge cultures and people. Our employees' diverse ideas, experiences and perspectives are essential to our success. As an employer, we are committed to promoting diversity and inclusion in the workplace.


Give your career a boost and send us your complete application. Please indicate your earliest possible start date and your salary requirement, and use our online application form, which you can access directly from this page.

We look forward to getting to know you.