With over 20 years of industry experience ALTEN Consulting Services GmbH offers its renowned customers from industry and business highly specialized engineering and IT services for the joint implementation of cross-industry and cross-technology solutions.

Competence, commtitment ans passion unite all our employees at ALTEN Consulting Services GmbH. The focus is always on working together as partner, a strong sense of technology, personal contact with our customers and the creativity of each individual. Become part of our succes story.

Systems Engineering Manager Aeronautics (all gender)

Standort: M√ľnchen
Referenznummer: #501941

Make it happen


  • act as technical focal point between engineering and other organizational functions (Customer, Project Management, AIT Management, Product Assurance)
  • coordinate the integrated technical effort and the engineering interfaces via the Work Breakdown Structure, System Engineering Management Plan and Engineering Work Plan
  • ensure that all necessary technical engineering tasks are defined, planned and resourced
  • establish and maintain the instrument-level technical baseline including requirements, constraints, designs, assumptions, interfaces, resource allocations and team responsibilities
  • coordinate the analysis of the customer requirements, the definition and evaluation of the instrument-level requirements and verification and break-down to subsystems ensuring consistency and exhaustiveness
  • coordinate the assessment of the instrument-level compliance considering lower level compliance status
  • provide technical contributions to Project Management for balancing technological needs versus non-technical, interests, e.g. for time- and cost-planning or for coordination and support of subcontractors
  • provide technical contributions to project risk management
  • manage and lead project- or instrument-level technical reviews
  • implement and ensure control of the System Engineering processes within the project

Be our forward thinker


  • have an University (TU), polytechnic degree or PhD in Physics or Engineering, preferably with major focus on Optical Systems
  • have experience as Systems Engineer or Technical Manager for scientific optical instruments or adequate technology and complexity (Interferometer, Spectrometer, Telescopes)
  • have ideally experience in the development logic of Space Instruments for Earth Observation or Astronomy in Phases 0 to B2, as well as significant H/W experience in the Phases C and D
  • are experienced in engineering economics
  • have an organised and structured task approach, experience in technical coordination of a multidisciplinary engineering team.
  • impress with your team work, good conceptual, analytical and organizational skills
  • have good communication and negotiation skills
  • are fluent in spoken and written English

A home where people learn and thrive

  • Permanent Employment
  • Attractive Salary
  • Homeoffice in consultation

You can find more information at: www.alten-consulting.de
We value diversity and therefore welcome all applicants - regardless of gender, nationality, ethnic and social origin, religion/belief, disability, age, sexual orientation and identity.

Severely disabled persons will be given preferential consideration if equally qualified.

Apply now using our online application form.