GBTS Planning 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

  • Plan schedule, resources, workload and costs for the design and production of ground-based training systems (GBTS) products, ensuring technical projects are executed on time and within budget.
  • Coordinate with GBTS product development teams (system engineering, hardware, software, technical publications) and lead specialists to plan and control the technical activities at each project stage.
  • Plan and control the schedule and WBS/WBE of GBTS technical projects, organize and co-chair the technical reviews and be the Point of Contact of program managers for projects status monitoring.
  • Coordinate with production engineering and procurement to plan the delivery of GBTS products parts and components from vendors and suppliers on time and within budget.
  • Define and monitor appropriate KPIs to assess and report the status of all GBTS technical projects, highlighting the risks and deficiencies while proposing possible mitigation strategies and solutions.
  • Support estimation of timeline, schedule and costs of new GBTS technical projects.

What you bring

  • Master degree in Engineering Management, Computer Science or Aeronautical Engineering.
  • At least three (3) years of experience in engineering management and planning of activities for the design and development of products for the aeronautical or automotive industry.
  • Sound knowledge of system engineering processes and standards (e.g., IEEE 15288 or equivalent).
  • Proficiency in project management practice and procedures as well as tools like Microsoft Project, BigPicture or similar.
  • Excellent social and communication skills with fluency in English (both spoken and written); German is an advantage.
  • Ability to perform to tight deadlines and under pressure on parallel activities, prioritizing tasks with a structured approach and working equally well in a team or individually with a proactive attitude.

What we offer

  • 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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Your contact

Adis Efendic
Phone: +41 41 619 36 97

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