Flight performance engineer


Website Ascendance Flight Technologies

Ascendance Flight Technologies is looking for a flight performance engineer to join the team.

You will have an important role in Overall Aircraft Design team which is responsible for flight physics activities. Flight performance activities include modeling, system performance specifications and ground and flight test identification and analysis.

You will be at the core interface with Atea’ system engineers, gathering performance models and computing overall aircraft performance.

Your objectives

Your main responsibilities will be :

  • Master current steady state and behavioral performance models and flight simulator
  • Improve methods and processes to increase efficiency of performance activities
  • Conduct performance assessment and derive system specifications as per top level requirements and certification rules
  • Contribute to test bench, aircraft ground and flight test protocols
  • Analyze test data to enhance modelling capability and refine A/C performance

Where do we stand? 

You will be entering the team during a crucial part of our development. Full scale test benches are running, while full scale aircraft development is running at full speed with many design decisions to take, regarding systems behavior, communication networks and associated developments.

Your profile

The job has been made for you if you have :

  • A master degree from Aerospace / Mechanical Engineering
  • 5+ years of experience in flight physics
  • Skilled in coding (Python, Matlab / Simulink)
  • Knowledge of Part 23 and/or Part 27

We are meant to work together if you :

  • Are sensitive to the climate change impacts
  • Have ability to work autonomously with a drive for initiative related to the start-up environment and work in a small team
  • Be solution and delivery-oriented
  • You are a real team player who wants to build a big success story with us
  • You are passionate about new tech


What we offer  : 

  • An international and dynamic team
  • A remote policy to allow you flexibility
  • Health insurance
  • Restaurant tickets
  • A dynamic workplace providing equal opportunities for disability, gender equity… Everyone is welcome at Ascendance!


To apply for this job please visit taleez.com.

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