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 Gaming, 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, Germany at the earliest possible date:

Module Design Engineer (m/f/d)

Job code: 28014

Your Tasks

  • Technical responsibility and control of technically subordinate employees for the new and further development of assigned assemblies and modules
  • Coordination of methodical product development in an interdisciplinary team
  • Supervision of externally outsourced tasks with final assessment and acceptance of results
  • Control of development work within and across modules with other departments
  • Ensuring the execution of design drafts for the transferred modules of the various platforms by initiating designs
  • Ensuring the constructive product design and dimensioning by means of concept, construction and system FMEA or risk analysis
  • Ensuring the technical quality of the design drafts for seat modules by arranging calculations, trial tests, acceptance tests and DMU checks, taking into account the requirements from the specifications and functional specifications.
  • Responsibility for the preparation of the design construction documents for all components of the assigned modules in 2D and 3D.
  • Control and coordination of module-specific calculations and tests, as well as derivation, implementation and monitoring of optimisation measures, if necessary.


Your Qualification

  • Completed studies in the field of mechanical engineering, aerospace engineering, plastics technology, vehicle construction or a comparable qualification
  • Professional experience in the development and design of components and assemblies in the field of interior or aerospace, preferably composite components
  • Ideally experience in the field of aircraft cabins or vehicles
  • Good knowledge of a CAD 2D/3D system, preferably CATIA V5
  • Experience with a PLM system, preferably Teamcenter, is an advantage
  • Good written and spoken English and German skills
  • Goal orientation and communication skills
  • Initiative and problem-solving ability


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. As part of RECARO, you can look forward to many benefits. You can expect, for example, life-oriented & flexible working hours, the possibility to work remotely, an employee canteen, free gym, sabbaticals, various training options in the RECARO Academy, career models and much more.

Daniel Schütz 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.: +49 791 503-5800