Material and Process Engineer - Composite Manufacturing

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Material and Process Engineer

Permanent role
Onsite in Munich
Visa Sponsorship Offered

iO Associates is currently partnered with an innovative Aerospace Start Up company in Munich that is currently seeking a Material and Process Engineer to join their team.

The focus of this role is defining manufacturing instructions and material specifications, supervising tests, and ensuring the quality of materials and processes used in production. This role also involves close collaboration with production, stress departments, and external suppliers to optimise manufacturing outcomes and material usage.


  • A minimum of 5 years engineering experience in the Materials & Processes field.
  • Proven experience with composite manufacturing (glass/carbon fiber wet laminate is a plus).
  • Experience with metallic materials (ideally with surface treatment/protection)
  • Fluent English language skills.
  • Degree in materials engineering or similar (Ph.D./ M. Sc. is a plus).


  • Define manufacturing instructions and material specifications.
  • Prepare laboratory and qualification material test plans.
  • Evaluate test results.
  • Create relevant technical documentation: test reports and memorandums.
  • Perform material tests in-house and DSC analysis.
  • Guide production staff members during manufacturing activities in order to ensure that processes are properly followed.
  • Supervise manufacturing of test coupons.
  • Responsible for supporting stress and production departments in topics related to composite materials.
  • Assess concessions and repairs.
  • Communicate with suppliers and test houses.

If you have extensive composite manufacturing and some metallic experience, and are passionate about contributing to cutting-edge aerospace projects, please apply today as the hiring manager is looking to arrange interviews immediately.