As an international brand company with German roots, we at RECARO pursue the vision of improving the performance of people in motion like no other. In keeping with our tradition, Safety, Quality, and Ingenious Design are the core of all that we do. This allows us to exceed the expectations of our customers every day and make performance something you can feel: Feel Performance.

In addition to RECARO Holding and RECARO eGaming, our corporate group also includes RECARO Aircraft Seating headquartered in Schwäbisch Hall. We develop, produce, and market innovative seats for economy and business class, which meet the highest standards when it comes to comfort, lightweight construction, and design. As an internationally renowned brand, we are one of the world’s three largest suppliers of aircraft seats with our premium products. To enhance our team, we are looking to fill the following position at our site in Schwäbisch Hall at the earliest possible date:

Module Design Engineer (m/f/d)

Job code: 22237

Your Tasks

  • Construction of passenger seat components using Catia V5
  • Creation of module concepts taking into account function and ergonomics, cost and weight aspects
  • Design and construction of kinematic structures
  • Design and construction of statically and dynamically loaded metal structural components
  • Creation and processing of bills of materials in the PLM system CDB
  • Collaboration in cross-departmental project teams
  • Creation of module requirement specifications, specifications, parts lists and presentations
  • Preparation of technical documents and construction documents
  • Control and coordination of module-specific tests
  • Cooperation with external development suppliers
  • Minimization of part diversity to reduce costs through standardization


Your Qualification

  • Completed studies in aerospace engineering, mechanical engineering, vehicle construction or a comparable qualification
  • Relevant professional experience in the design of lightweight metal structures
  • Experience in the design of kinematic structures
  • Experience in static and/or dynamic simulation of structural components advantageous
  • Ideally experience in the field of passenger seats, aircraft cabin or vehicle seat
  • Good knowledge of a CAD 2D/3D system, preferably CATIA
  • Experience in working with a PLM system is an advantage
  • Good knowledge of spoken and written English and German
  • Goal orientation, personal initiative
  • Problem solving and communication skills


You will be a perfect fit for our team if you are enthusiastic about innovative products, enjoy setting ambitious goals, love taking on responsibility, are motivated by an environment of appreciative, trusting collaboration, and have a strong creative drive. In return, we promise to give you the freedom to develop your potential with individual development opportunities and will provide you with the necessary competencies to increase your personal responsibility so that you can face the future together with RECARO.

Carina Mayer looks forward to receiving your application, which should be submitted using our online career portal. Your personal information will be kept confidential. Particular consideration will be given to equally qualified applicants (m/f/d) with severe disabilites.

RECARO Aircraft Seating GmbH & Co. KG, Tel.: +49 791 503-7854

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