Air traffic control engineer*

  • DFS Deutsche Flugsicherung GmbH, Am DFS-Campus, Langen (Hesse)

Job description

This is our best-known task: the safe and precise organization of air traffic in Germany. Experienced, excellently trained air traffic controllers are responsible for this. As an employer, however, we have an even broader base - this is underlined by the fact that we have over 5,600 employees. At our headquarters, branches and tower sites, we offer attractive career prospects to newcomers and professionals from many areas. With people who love their job and in an environment that feels like a family. Ready to start?

Langen near Frankfurt is the company headquarters and center branch. This is where the present and future of the Group is developed. With around 2500 employees in the areas of management, IT, technology, training and further education - refreshingly located in the middle of a large, green campus.

The safety of German air traffic depends to a large extent on perfectly functioning technology. That is why the reliability and constant availability of our air traffic control systems, communication facilities and transmission paths have the highest priority.
We are looking for you for our location in Langen!

As part of a team of engineers* and technicians*, you will coordinate the commissioning of our technical systems and air traffic control technology - you will be responsible for the final results of all measures. This means that thanks to you, the safety, reliability and availability of our technical systems are ensured and guaranteed at all times.

Give your future the right altitude. With plenty of creative freedom in a company that wants to set standards in air traffic control: personally, technically, sustainably.

We look forward to receiving your application.

*Gender (f/m/d) doesn't matter, the main thing is aviation enthusiasts

YOUR tasks include

Your tasks

✈ Control, monitoring and implementation of maintenance measures on the complex and networked air traffic control systems

✈ Independent development of modifications and adaptations for our air traffic control-specific systems in the area of radar data and ATN networks as well as the KVM infrastructure

✈ Developing modifications in the role of administrator and analyst

✈ Support for product and project management

What YOU bring with you

What sets you apart

✈ You have a bachelor's, diploma or master's degree in the natural sciences and/or technical field, for example computer science or communications engineering, with in-depth knowledge in these areas and several years of professional experience

✈ In addition to experience in the administration of Linux systems, you have knowledge in the areas of network and virtualization technologies (Proxmox)

✈ They ensure that they receive continuous further training, reliably handle the licenses to be acquired

✈ You are business fluent in German and have a good command of written and spoken English

✈ You enjoy working in a team

✈ You are suitable for shift work

Our benefits

✈ 32 days paid time off (including vacation) per year, plus Christmas Eve and New Year's Eve off
✈ Attractive salary structure / pay scale-based remuneration incl. company pension scheme
✈ Flexible working hours with a 38.5-hour week
✈ Mobile working
✈ Secure career prospects
✈ Discounted offer in the company restaurant / cafeteria
✈ Wide range of leisure and sports activities on the Langen campus
✈ Access to discounted tourism portals