Fatigue and Damage Tolerance 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: Manno, Schweiz

What you do

  • Perform fatigue and damage tolerance analyses
  • Develop stress intensity solutions and perform residual strength analyses
  • Perform detailed stress analysis (hand-calculation and FEM) in support of damage tolerance analysis
  • Support the engineering change process as part of the continued serialization
  • Preparation of formal engineering analysis reports, test plans and test reports
  • Support production (non-conformances) related to fatigue problems

What you bring

  • University graduate MSc
  • Profound postgraduate experience in Stress Analysis specifically in the Aerospace sector
  • Minimum 3 years postgraduate experience in stress and F&DT analysis in the aircraft industry
  • Familiarity with NASTRAN, FEMAP or similar packages and F&DT tools e.g. AFGROW, NASGRO FRANC3D
  • Familiarity with CS/FAR Part 23 or Part 25 F&DT requirements
  • Sound working knowledge of Microsoft Office is needed and knowledge of Mathcad would be advantageous

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

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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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