Electrical Systems 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

  • Design, develop and integrate electrical systems into our aircraft
  • Participate in the architectural design, requirements definition, testing, validation, and certification of electrical power generation and distribution systems
  • Manage external suppliers including but not limited to specification of technical requirements, supplier selection, design reviews, and component qualification testing
  • Liaise with other aircraft systems and their interface to the electrical system
  • Participate in the design, setup, and operation of a test bench that includes high and low voltage power generation and distribution components
  • Perform trade studies for new technologies and advise to management on their suitability for new platforms

What you bring

  • University Degree in electrical or aerospace engineering
  • Minimum 5 years of experience in aircraft systems or electrical engineering
  • Proven knowledge of EASA/FAA certification requirements, DO-160, DO-178, DO-254 and ARP4754
  • Experience in electric machines, power electronics, high voltage systems, batteries and in electromagnetic environmental effects (EMC, HIRF, IEL and DEL) is considered an advantage
  • Ability to grasp quickly relevant aspects in a dynamic and multicultural environment
  • Self-starter, with the capability to think outside the box while remaining realistic and pragmatic
  • Fluent in English with good communication skills. German would be an advantage

What we offer

  • A committed, international team and unique projects
  • Flexible working hours and individual pension solutions
  • Support for training and room for professional and personal development
  • Discounted meals in our staff restaurant and various discounts for employees
  • Team events at which we celebrate our successes together

Become part of the Pilatus family

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We look forward to your online application

Your contact

Sara Meiattini
Phone: +41 41 619 62 22

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