Beyond Aero

Lead Performance Engineer

Job Description

Posted on: 
September 19, 2023

✈   About us: We believe that aviation will be electric and we need to make this transition happen as soon as possible. Beyond Aero is making long range electric aircraft possible using hydrogen-electric propulsion. Our first aircraft is a zero emission private aircraft, designed for hydrogen propulsion.

In order to strengthen our Engineering team we are looking for a Lead Performance Engineer (m/f/d)


✈   Subject: Aircraft performance Lead or Lead Flight dynamics

Your role will consist in:

  • Preliminary Overall Aircraft Design and Aircraft performance model:
  • develop methods and tools to improve the mission profile model to allow new vehicle flight Dynamics and Aircraft Performance analysis.
  • Execute flight mechanics aircraft simulations and in depth analyze the results
  • Execute trade studies to comply with performance requirements
  • Analyze aircraft mission and point performance
  • Develop a new flight mechanics model and vehicle simulation tool for the overall aircraft
  • Weight distribution and center of gravity
  • model update to feed mission profile tool.
  • New tool development.

Job Requirements

✈   About you

Desired skills and qualifications

  • Master's degree in Aerospace Engineering;
  • 5+ years Engineering experience and at least 3y in Flight Dynamics and Physics modeling activities.
  • Experience in flight dynamics and mechanics, flight control system is an advantage
  • Experience on building performance models
  • Good Programming knowledge: Matlab/Simulink, C/C+, Python, JAVA, C#, Unix/Linux
  • EASA CS-23 or CS-23 regulation
  • Piloting technics, PPL Private Pilot Licence is a nice to have
  • Ability to work in virtual teams
  • Highly proficient in spoken and written English

✈️  Your location

You will be working at Beyond Aero office in Toulouse, France. Partial remote working is possible.

✈   Apply: Send an email to with your resume, projects/portfolio and lines of motivation with the job title as the email subject.

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