Working student* Simulation and technology

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

Job description

Center and Tower Branch Munich - with around 560 employees, a real DFS competence center, directly integrated into the airport site and embedded in a pleasant "new-work" working environment at Germany's second largest commercial airport.

As many training sessions for air traffic controllers take place on our air traffic controller simulator rather than in live traffic, our simulation system plays a key role in the training and development of our air traffic controllers. A high level of availability of the networked technical systems is therefore of crucial importance for the training success of the operational personnel. This is why we are looking for you!

YOUR tasks include

Your tasks

  • You will gain practical experience with us directly at the pulse of aviation
  • As a working student, you will support the maintenance of the technical software and hardware components of our simulation facilities
  • You will get to know our air traffic management systems, including the associated client-server architecture, voice communication systems and the computing unit with simulation algorithms.
  • They accompany the simulation exercises and make a valuable contribution to our training team.

What YOU bring with you

What sets you apart

  • You are interested in aviation and air traffic control
  • You are currently studying (Bachelor's, Master's) in a STEM field (e.g. electrical engineering, information technology, industrial engineering, mathematics, computer science)
  • You had first contact with UNIX/LINUX as well as network and client servers during your studies or privately
  • German language skills at level C1 according to CEFR
  • You are eager to gain practical work experience and look forward to working in a team

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