Senior Structural 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

Your Tasks

  • Develop new design concepts for large-scale structural composite assemblies of high complexity level
  • Perform structural analysis on composite primary and secondary structure parts for new aircraft programs
  • Take autonomous leadership of minor to major composite-related sub-projects regarding structural engineering work
  • Prepare documentation to support design reviews, tests, technical meetings and sizing process

With this you convince us

  • Master degree in Mechanical or Aerospace Engineering
  • Excellent knowledge and at least 5 years of proven experience in FE structural analysis (using NASTRAN or FEMAP, ABAQUS is a plus) on composite aircraft structures and their layout
  • Experience in deploying classical hand-calculation and stress analysis methods and utilizing Aerospace Industry Standard Reference
  • Fluent in English (C1 verbal and written), German is desirable
  • Highly motivated individual with the ability to work under challenging timescales in a dynamic and responsive environment

What we offer

  • A committed, international team and unique projects 
  • Flexible working hours and individual pension solutions 
  • Support for training and opportunities for personal and professional 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

Christine Egerszegi
Phone: +41 41 619 37 26

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