Aircraft Performance 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

What you do

  • Support aircraft performance, development and certification on Pilatus aircraft platforms
  • Dealing with costumers requirements in both general and government aviation
  • Data production for Airplane Flight Manual on upgraded aircraft and new projects
  • Perform aircraft performance analysis on competitors in the market
  • Optimize tools for data analysis and data expansion to incorporate in Airplane Flight Manual and engineering report

What you bring

  • University degree in Aerospace Engineering or equivalent, with 10 years' experience in fixed wing aircraft performance (turboprop or jets)
  • Solid understanding of airplane flight characteristics, first-principles analyses, and performance methods, including programing in Matlab and Simulink
  • Experience with aircraft certification on CS/FAR Part 23
  • Knowledge on aircraft operational requirements and marketing segments will be advantageous
  • Detail-oriented and autonomously working person with high interpersonal and communication skills
  • Fluency in English, German will be a plus

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

Sara Meiattini
Phone: +41 41 619 62 22

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