Static Stress Analyst Lead

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: Manno, Schweiz

What you do

  • Lead a team of five to eight stress engineers within the New Projects Structural Engineering organization
  • Coordinate the Team of engineers and support the New Projects Structural Engineering manager in assigning tasks, verify progresses and adherence to progress plans and tasks closure
  • Structural Analysis – Classical static Stress Analysis & Finite Element analysis of metallic and composite airframe structure in both a development and certification oriented environment
  • Cross functional analytical support, internal liaison and potential for direct liaison/support with external supplier companies and the airworthiness authorities
  • Preparation of formal engineering analysis reports, test plans and test reports

What you bring

  • University graduate (Bachelor or Masters) with at least 10 years postgraduate experience in Stress Analysis specifically in the Aerospace sector and a minimum of 3 years of working experience in leading a small multidisciplinary engineering group
  • Breadth of experience of deploying classical hand calculation methodologies and utilising industry standard reference sources
  • Familiarity with NASTRAN (MSC/NX), FEMAP or similar Finite Element packages
  • Sound working knowledge of Microsoft Office is needed and knowledge of Mathcad would be advantageous
  • Knowledge of CS 23 and experience of leading and checking the work of others would be advantageous
  • Knowledge of composite analysis methodologies would be advantageous

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

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Your contact

Patrick Hensler
Human Resources Manager
Phone: +41 41 619 63 01

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