Senior Aerospace Structural 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

Your Tasks

  • Advice internal and external international production sites for PC-12 structural quality notifications, deviations, of metallic airframe parts and assemblies
  • Prepare, check and approve dispositions for structural deviations including the substantiation by classical analysis and using the existing finite element models
  • Prepare and check technical memos, certification engineering reports, production instructions and acceptance criteria for process specifications
  • Approve drawing and parts list changes related to above corrective actions
  • Be responsible for the development and certification tasks including the structural substantiation by classical analysis and using the existing finite element model
  • Be responsible for the project management including project definitions and progress reporting

With this you convince us

  • Master of Science in Mechanical Engineering with focus on aircraft structures, or equivalent
  • A minimum of 5 years working experience as structural engineer on primary & secondary structures
  • Sound knowledge in classical stress analysis
  • Familiarity with NASTRAN, FEMAP as well as safe life and damage tolerance analysis knowledge would be an advantage
  • English Level B2; German Level A2 would be an advantage
  • Flexible, innovative and able to work on tight deadlines and changing priorities

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 

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Your contact

Sina Mehl
Phone: +41 41 619 63 07

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