Project Manager Technologies (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

  • Conduct research activities to identify integrated system and propulsion technologies for generic aircraft applications
  • Lead and execute projects with system suppliers aiming at know-how build-up and understanding of system performance, limitations, and adequacy for Pilatus aircraft
  • Collaborate with internal product development teams to identify future challenges and needs
  • Stay current with industry trends, emerging technologies and suppliers, as well as regulatory requirements related to aerospace systems and propulsion
  • Propose developments, project plans, collaborations and technical documentation related to aircraft systems and propulsion projects
  • Engage in national and international public funding programmes to foster academic/industrial knowledge transfer

With this you convince us

  • MSc degree from a recognised university in a relevant engineering or science discipline
  • Experience of 5 to 10 years in systems and propulsion of aircraft, their design, analysis and optimisation
  • Excellent communication skills, fluent in English and German
  • Internationally networked in the aerospace industry
  • Knowledge of Swiss and international academic landscapes and associated public collaborative funding mechanisms is an advantage
  • Self-propelled personality, eager to advance own projects, propose pragmatic solutions and achieve results
  • Multi-functional interest and ability for hands-on activities coupled with project management

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

Beat Jost
Phone: +41 41 619 73 77

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