Performance Integration Engineer II ‚Äč

Code - PIENG

We Shape the Future of Aviation - one in three planes flies with MTU technology.  We work hard to keep growing – not just for tomorrow or next week, but for generations to come.  Join us to shape your career and the future of aviation.

MTU is looking for an experienced engineer to join us for an opportunity to progress their career through meaningful work in a collaborative environment.  We are committed to building your engineering expertise, gas turbine hardware knowledge and project management skills. Our company offers a comprehensive set of benefits so that you can select what best meets your needs. We also promote a healthy work-life balance through a hybrid work schedule, flexible work arrangements, and paid time off. MTU AENA employees drive their own success in an environment that recognizes diversity and celebrates achievements.

The Performance Integration Engineer II contributes to MTU’s development of highly efficient components, which help reduce the aerospace industry’s climate impact, and reduce airlines fuel costs, directly benefiting their bottom line.  The role supports MTU’s partnership on the Geared Turbofan programs, which provides industry leading performance, as well as supports future engine development.  The performance engineer provides a broad range of performance support focused on MTU-owned components; the low pressure turbine and high pressure compressor front block.

Essential tasks:

  • Drive integration of engine and component performance with our partners and global sites
  • Deliver data and cycle analyses for projects with industrial gas turbine customers.
  • Support engine cycle modeling projects
  • Bring innovation and ingenuity into our products.


  • Strong communication skills, including the ability to provide clear and concise communication and create effective presentations
  • Team player with the desire to integrate effectively in a multi-location team
  • Strong sense of urgency and ability to prioritize appropriately to take timely actions in the best interest of team and organization

Requirements for this position include:

  • 4-10 years of related engineering experience
  • Bachelor’s degree in Mechanical/Aerospace Engineering or equivalent.  M.S. (preferred).
  • Understanding of concepts, methods and procedures within gas turbine performance and aerodynamics.
  • Experience with NPSS modeling (preferred)
  • Interest in working on an international team. 
  • German language skills a plus.
  • Occasional international travel is required
  • Strong working knowledge of Microsoft Office tools
  • Eligible to work in the United States without Sponsorship

Your Future at MTU Starts Here!

Ready to give your career a boost? Send us your complete application by listing your earliest possible start date.  We look forward to getting to know you. 



MTU AENA is an Equal Opportunity Employer.  All applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, disability, protected veteran status, sexual orientation, gender identity, or any other protected class.

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