GBTS Technical Project Manager

Fly with us into the future and become part of the team at one of the most innovative aircraft manufacturers in the world. This position is a temporary position for 3 years.


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

  • 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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Your contact

Adis Efendic
Phone: +41 41 619 36 97

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