Team Leader Airframe Design and Systems Integration

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

  • Functional daily management of the Airframe Design and Systems Integration Team within the New Projects Department
  • Technical oversight of all design activities throughout a development program, from requirements capture until certification and entry-into-service
  • Technical direction and signatory for airframe design and systems integration groups for the entire aircraft
  • Management of all aircraft design data (EBOM) required for aircraft manufacturing, assembly, certification and maintenance
  • Provide and ensure constructive inter-disciplinary interaction across multiple departments and business functions
  • Lead continuous product and process improvements, including weight and cost savings on airframe and systems

What you bring

  • Bachelor or Master in Mechanical or Aerospace Engineering with a focus on aircraft structures design, complemented by a detailed lightweight aerospace airframe and systems integration design experience
  • A minimum of 15 years' experience working in the field of aerospace structures development with specific focus in metallic and composite primary and secondary structures
  • Proven and successful experience in leadership and management of large multi-cultural and multi-disciplinary teams (20+ people)
  • Sound knowledge in the application of modern manufacturing technologies for metal and composite structures
  • Fluent in both German and English (min. C1)

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

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We look forward to your online application

Your contact

Sandro König
Human Resources Manager
Phone: +41 41 619 60 95

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