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:

Project Engineer (m/f/d) After Sales

Job code: 27133

Your Tasks

  • Technical management and coordination of interdisciplinary technical teams within modification development projects
  • International customer communication for technical coordination and support of project managers on technical issues
  • Innovation management for customer service engineering projects 
  • Check specifications (e.g. Seat Definition Book) with regard to technical feasibility in relation to quotation specifications as well as correctness in accordance with customer communication
  • Deriving work tasks from the specifications and handing them over to the project team, external service providers or independent processing (including design changes)
  • Assisting in the preparation of project proposal/budget determination, business case, benchmark, capacity requirements, target cost and weight 
  • Sizing of new parts with consideration of technical constraints and selection of optimal manufacturing process
  • Assist Sales in preparing proposals for modification projects including feasibility review and coordination with other department (Testing, Sales, etc.) and customer 


Your Qualification

  • Completed technical studies in the field of aerospace engineering or a comparable qualification
  • Several years of experience in technical project management, development and certification of passenger seats
  • Ideally knowledge of relevant standards and regulations of the aerospace industry
  • Knowledge of Catia V5
  • Knowledge of PLM system (Teamcenter) desirable
  • Good English and German language skills, both written and spoken
  • Goal orientation and communication skills as well as 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.

Marcus Pfisterer 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.: +49 791 503-5370