Technology Scout and Test Engineer (a)

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, Switzerland

What you do

  • Define, gather and analyse competitive intelligence of related market fields, products and competitors to support technology strategic decision making
  • Research of technologies new to Pilatus and detailed analysis of risks and opportunities including assessment of the technology readiness level aspects
  • Monitor new technology trends with regard to potential implementation in new products and improvement of existing products
  • As Project Leader and Test Engineer, define required analysis steps and testing campaigns to assess any new technology under scrutiny
  • Document and report results of research activities within Company Wiki environment and Executive Level

What you bring

  • M.Sc. degree in mechanical engineering of an internationally recognised university
  • Experience in structural analysis as well as mechanical systems in the aeronautical industry
  • Experience in management of interdisciplinary projects and structural testing campaigns
  • Minimum of 3 years of experience in an aviation related engineering department
  • Sound understanding of the state of the art technologies and manufacturing techniques in the aviation industry
  • German and English language skills on level C1 or better

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

Become part of the Pilatus family

  • We want to address everyone with our job ad's and are committed to diversity in our company – we are looking forward to receiving your online application
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We look forward to your online application

Your contact

Beat Jost
Phone: +41 41 619 73 77

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