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:

Development Engineer Flying Fuel Cell Power-Line (all genders)
Code - AEFA / 623


  • Project planning and preliminary design of the electrical system (power line) of the Flying Fuel Cell propulsion system including architectures, including possible derivations (inverter technology, weight, safety analyses, temperature management, efficiency), with a focus on technology development in the fuel cell sector.
  • Specification of the associated components (inverter, MCU, e-motor, power distribution, safety systems, heat exchanger, sensors, etc.) as part of the design of the Flying Fuel Cell Power-Line.
  • Control of suppliers and partners in the power line domain and cooperation as well as close coordination with all relevant customers and suppliers
  • Collaboration on the creation of innovative approaches for the design of the Flying Fuel Cell Power-Line, taking into account the requirements for future propulsion systems.
  • Support of the technical Project Management and System Engineering in the preliminary phase for new projects up to the submission of the offer to the customer


  • University studies in electrical engineering, power electronics, aerospace or a comparable field with subsequent doctorate, preferably in the field of power management in aircraft
  • Experience in the field of fuel cell technology and related topics, such as motor control, BoP architectures, inverter technologies, etc.
  • Experience in the development and testing of high-voltage systems and networks for the aviation industry
  • Experience in the successful management of interdisciplinary projects in the development field
  • Proven analytical and organizational skills
  • Methodological competence and experience in qualification and certification of aircraft systems
  • Scientific curiosity and creativity combined with an eye for what is feasible and essential when solving complex technical problems
  • Enjoy working in inter-disciplinary teams and with external contact persons
  • Very good knowledge of English


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 (e.g. through our cooperation with EGYM Wellpass and our MTU gym), measures to combine family and professional life, such as flexible working time models or the possibility of mobile working. MTU provides individual support for newcomers when moving to the greater Munich area. 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.

Your Recruiter:

Constanze Schober

Tel.: 089-1489 2506