Available Positions

Available Positions

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Positions for AeroDelft Team 2022/2023

All the positions, goals and further information presented on this page are not set in stone and can be altered by the new team.
If you have any further questions after reading through this document we invite you to contact us via recruitment@aerodelft.nl and we’ll be in touch with you!

Application Deadline Team 2022/2023

Next application deadline: 14th of May 2022 23:59

Management Department

Team Manager (FT)

Responsible for the upholding and providing focus, oversight and a vision for the team. The team manager is the face of the team and the initial contact point for external parties (Partners, Press, etc.). The team manager tasks include presenting AeroDelft at companies and expositions, resolving internal conflict and keeping the team motivated.


Related Degrees: All at the TU Delft

Operations Manager (FT)

Responsible for the non-technical and business side of the project. Managing 4 operational departments (exposure, events, partnerships, graphics). The position has you talking to many external parties and upholding a consistent brand for AeroDelft.


Related Degrees: Industrial Design, Management or similar TU Delft

Prototype Technical Manager (FT)

Responsible for overseeing the running of the prototype project. This includes making and maintaining the top-level planning, support the team members on making and maintaining their planning, making sure that the team members have access to all the materials, tools, software they required to perform their tasks.

 

Related Degrees: Aerospace Engineering, Civil Engineering, Electrical Engineering, Mechanical Engineering

Full-Scale Technical Manager (FT)

Responsible for overseeing the design and development of the various systems and sub-systems, the planning of the engineers and the quality of the product. You will perform engineering tasks such as design and testing along with the engineers.


Related Degrees: Aerospace Engineering, Civil Engineering, Electrical Engineering, Mechanical Engineering

Financial Manager (FT or PT)

Responsibilities include setting a budget at the start of the year and maintaining it. The finance manager is also tasked with filing taxes. Next to that, the FM closely works together with the partnerships department to oversee the incoming funds.


Related Degrees: All at the TU Delft, Finance  or similar

HR Manager (FT or PT)

Responsibilities include maintaining AeroDelft’s workforce and setting up a recruitment strategy. The position has you talking to universities and other institutions and managing interns and thesis candidates. 


Related Degrees: All at the TU Delft, Finance  or similar

Engineering Department

Propulsion Engineer (FT or PT)

Responsible for the design and testing of the various systems directly related to the hydrogen propulsion system. These systems include the fuel cell, fuel tank and piping. You will also support and work with the other engineers in their tasks and responsibilities.

Related Degrees: Aerospace Engineering, Civil Engineering, Marine Technology, Mechanical Engineering

Electronics & Control Engineer (FT or PT)

Responsible for the design and testing of the electrical systems and software of the hydrogen propulsion system. These include the propeller motor, wiring, flight control system, batteries and user control interface. You will also support and work with the other engineers in their tasks and responsibilities.


Related Degrees: Computer Science, Electrical Engineering, Aerospace

Structures Engineer (FT or PT)

Responsible for the design and testing of the various structural components of the aircraft. You will also support and work with the other engineers in their tasks and responsibilities.


Related Degrees: Aerospace Engineering, Civil Engineering, Marine Technology, Mechanical Engineering

Certification Engineer (FT or PT)

Responsible for the certification of the hydrogen propulsion system. You will be in contact with the Dutch and European aviation authorities and AeroDelft’s technical partners. You will also support and work with the other engineers in their tasks and responsibilities.


Related Degrees: Aerospace Engineering, Civil Engineering, Mechanical Engineering, Systems Engineering Policy Analysis & Management

Safety Manager (FT)

Responsible for the general safety aspects in the full-scale and prototype projects. You will work closely with the certification authorities, but also be involved with the engineers when designing parts. It is an independent role, you will make sure that no dangers have been overlooked and that testing is done correctly. The Safety Manager is also the main contact point for external parties (like testing facilities) regarding safety issues.


Related Degrees: All at TU Delft

Operations Department

PR & Exposure Manager (FT or PT)

Responsible for promoting AeroDelft through maintaining our social media accounts, press (writing newspaper articles etc.), maintaining the website, creating the monthly newsletter.

 

Related Degrees: Global Sustainability Science, Communication or similar, Management or similar

Events Manager (FT or PT)

Responsible for organising the AeroDelft events (partner event, design reveal and grand reveal event) and the logistics around the external events that AeroDelft attends (Paris Air Show, events organised by sponsors etc.)


Related Degrees: Communication or similar, Management or similar, Event Management or similar

Partnerships Manager (FT or PT)

Responsible for the contact with the project sponsors/partners and keeping them involved and up to date. This role also includes the acquisition of new partners.

 

Related Degrees: Systems Engineering Policy Analysis & Management, Communication or similar, Finance or similar, Entrepreneurship or similar

Graphics Manager (FT or PT)

Responsible for the AeroDelft corporate identity and branding. This position includes making visual content (photos, videos and animations) for social media, the website etc. You will also be creating posters, booklets and merchandise (team t-shirts, jackets and stationery).


Related Degrees: Industrial Design, Architecture, Multimedia Design or similar

Legal Manager (FT or PT)

Responsible for all AeroDelft’s legal affairs. This includes checking and creating contracts for partners, creating NDAs, acquiring subsidies and taking out insurances. You will also be the main contact point for all the partners regarding legal issues, and will be in direct contact with our lawyers.

Related Degrees: Law, Tax Law, Notarial Law or similar

Please note:

All these positions are fluid and your tasks are not strictly defined by your responsibilities. For example, a propulsion engineer will work with a partnership manager on acquiring a new partner for components of the fuel tank. All position responsibilities require you to work closely with other team members in other departments.

 

You are also more than welcome and encouraged to apply for any position within the team regardless of your degree background. The related degrees section is merely to provide you with an idea in which positions your degree has a direct application. If the position you are interested in is not listed next to your degree, please don’t let this discourage you to apply for that position.

 

As a student team we cannot offer pay or monetary compensation as all the money that we receive goes into the project.