Group Leader for ATC Systems and IT-Systems Projects


DFS is seeking to hire a new group leader for ATC systems and IT-Systems projects.


  • Manage a team of employees (mainly systemdevelopers and system engineers) both professionally and disciplinary and take over the management of complex system projects in the air traffic control environment
  • Responsible for meeting deadlines and budgets ensure the satisfaction of our international customers
    Acquire knowledge of the air traffic control systems of DFS Aviation Services
  • Control the distribution of tasks in your team. This also includes the optimization of existing processes and workflows, which are defined in cooperation with the respective manager and support from the department
  • Develop and implement a system strategy together with colleagues
  • Plan and optimize the professional use of human resources (including external partners) and actively support any personnel tracking measures
  • Be the contact person for your team, other departments of DFS Aviation Services, departments involved in the group as well as for external partners and our customers. In this context, you will also support the preparation of offers for future system projects


  • Have a successfully completed science degree, a degree with a focus on IT or aerospace technology or a comparable field of study or vocational training with a corresponding additional qualification
  • Have several years of professional experience in a comparable position in the management of complex IT/system projects. This also includes experience in technical and/or disciplinary personnel management
  • Special knowledge in the field of air traffic control is desirable, but not a mandatory requirement
  • Experienced handling of the common MS Office and SW applications and, if necessary, planning tools (e.g. MS Project)
  • Willingness to undertake business trips at home and abroad
  • German and English skills, both written and spoken, are very good
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