Geographic Information System Engineer

Fly with us into the future and become part of the team at one of the most innovative aircraft manufacturers in the world.


Your place of work: Stans, Schweiz

What you do

  • Manage, coordinate and conduct the complete lifecycle of Geographical Information System (GIS) data production for Pilatus training systems projects and products
  • Develop the necessary technical requirement specifications, detailed data requirements, verification and validation documents
  • Perform data collection and/or manage its procurement as the technical point of contact for GIS data suppliers
  • Process the GIS data (vector files, elevation data, charts, maps) using ArcGIS, QGIS and Global Mapper software tools to prepare the necessary databases and data packs
  • Perform data installation and validation on the target platforms either at Pilatus or at customer site

What you bring

  • Proven experience in Geographical Information System and geographical data analysis theory and practice
  • Proficient in the use of Geographical Information Data tools (ESRI ArcGIS, QGIS or similar)
  • Experience in satellite imagery processing and enhancement
  • High level of English proficiency (C1 minimum), spoken and written

What we offer

  • Financial participation in the company's success
  • Flexible working hours
  • Promotion of job-related trainings
  • Good social benefits
  • Referral fees for successful employee placement
  • Discounted meals in our staff restaurant and employee discounts

Become part of the Pilatus family

  • We want to address everyone with our job ad's and are committed to diversity in our company – we are looking forward to receiving your online application
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We look forward to your online application

Your contact

Patrick Hensler
Human Resources Manager
Phone: +41 41 619 63 01

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