Senior Electric Propulsion System Integration Engineer

Heart Aerospace

Heart Aerospace

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Gothenburg, Sweden
Posted on Thursday, April 15, 2021

Senior Electric Propulsion System Integration Engineer

At Heart Aerospace we develop the ES-30, a regional electric airplane with a capacity of 30 passengers driven by electric motors with battery derived energy. The ES-30 is expected to enter into service in 2028.

We are now looking for a Senior Electric Propulsion System Integration Engineer to join our Electric Propulsion System team in Gothenburg. Do you have experience from propulsion and want to contribute to a more sustainable future?

Your mission

The Senior Electric Propulsion System Integration Engineer will help design and develop our electric propulsion system, including the electric motors, motor controllers and variable-pitch propellers. This will be a broad role covering design, analysis and testing.

The Electric Propulsion System Integration Engineer is responsible for the system level performance of the propulsion system, and its interface and interaction with the airframe and other aircraft systems. To accomplish this role, the propulsion system integration engineers will work closely with the structures, system installation, electrical systems and avionics systems teams.

You will report to the Head of Electric Propulsion System and belong to a growing team that currently consists of 6 people. Your place of work will be at our main office located in Gothenburg, Sweden.

Work with great people


Skills & Requirements

Qualifications & Experience

  • BS or MS in engineering (Electrical/Electronic)

  • Minimum 10 years experience in electrical propulsion systems

  • Experience with aircraft propulsion system integration

  • Experience with aircraft propulsion system certification (EASA/FAA Part 23 or 25)

  • Practical experience in a lab or test rig environment:

  • A high level of proficiency in English (written and spoken)

  • Excellent communication skills

  • Eagerness to work within a team environment

  • A passion for aircraft and electrification of the aviation industry

The ideal candidate would have

  • Working knowledge of systems engineering principles for safety critical systems (SAE ARP 4754/4761)

  • Working knowledge of Airborne hardware and software development assurance processes (RTCA DO-178 & 254)

Great Place to Work

  • Amazing colleagues

  • International environment

  • Be part of the electric aviation revolution

  • Full compliance with laws and regulations

About the company

At Heart Aerospace we work at the cutting edge of technology while contributing towards a sustainable future. Heart’s mission is to create the world’s greenest, most affordable, and most accessible form of transport.

Working at Heart Aerospace is not just a career; it is a chance to directly make the world more accessible and sustainable. Come help us write a new chapter in the history of aviation together!

We seek experienced and skilled professionals to join our 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! Visit our career site and check out what it is like working at Heart.

Heart Aerospace is committed to equal employment opportunity and providing reasonable accommodations to qualified candidates and employees pursuant to applicable law. We value and encourage diversity and solicit applications from all qualified applicants without regard to race, color, gender, sex, age, religion, creed, national origin, ancestry, citizenship, marital status, sexual orientation, physical or mental disability, medical condition, gender identity or expression, genetic information, or any other characteristic protected by law.

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