Cost Engineer (m/f/d)

Munich, Germany/Remote
Added: April 20, 2024

For permanent employment OHB System AG in Oberpfaffenhofen is looking for a

Cost Engineer (m/f/d)

Your Tasks

  • Manage / Support cost engineering activities in different frames:
  • from feasibility studies to implementation proposals
  • from specific subsystems to E2E systems
  • for very different domains, from Earth Observation to Telecommunication or Science Exploration
  • for a variety of customers, but in particular ESA, EC, DLR
  • Provide costing expertise to the project team supporting the collection and validation of cost input, from internal company sources (departments) and external team members and suppliers
  • Coordinate the cost engineering activities ensuring the delivery of the required cost analyses (respecting the customer and the company internal requirements) in quality and in time
  • Cupport the cost optimisation activities granting that the different constraints and requirements are properly reflected (technical, programmatic, financial, georeturn, etc etc)
  • Ensure that the cost analyses is reviewed according to the internal policies and is aligned within all the internal stakeholders (management, BD, project team, departments, procurement, controlling, etc)
  • Contribute to the definition of the internal processes associated to cost engineering
  • Contribute to the definition of the set of tools and templates associated to cost engineering
  • Contribute to the organization and execution of in-house trainings on cost engineering

Your Qualifications

  • Completed studies (Diploma or Master) in aerospace engineering or equivalent qualification (i.e. mechanical engineering, electrical engineering, physics)
  • Strong experience in cost engineering
  • Advanced knowledge of the MS suite (VBA coding, high-level skills with MS Word)
  • Very good communication skills in oral / written English and German
  • Experience in the space sector

Additional competences considered strong assets:

  • Experience in the commercial space sector
  • System engineering or Project Management background

Our Benefits

  • Work Life Balance (flexible working hours, flexiwork etc.)
  • Mobile working
  • Onboarding (structured on-boarding process, buddy program etc.)
  • Development (trainings, professional development etc.)
  • Space projects
  • Additional benefits (retirement benefits etc.)
  • Catering (high standard company restaurant, generous meals subsidy etc.)
  • Active health promotion
  • Family (paid child sickness days, kindergarten subsidy/ kindergarten places etc.)
  • Mobility (subsidized Deutschland ticket, job bicycle etc.)
  • Company parties & events (Christmas party, satellite launch events etc.)
  • Innovation (company suggestion system etc.)