Software Development 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: Stans, Schweiz

What you do

  • Definition & assignment of software development tasks, including technical requirements, budget, schedule and priorities
  • Overseeing of software development according to DOH and DO-178 standards and release of software to testing according to schedule
  • Leadership of Software Development team, including defining processes/standards, goal setting, mentoring, giving feedback
  • Establishment of Software Documentation compliant with DO-178 and Pilatus standards
  • Contribution to internal management such as process improvements and strategic projects
  • Helping during developers hiring process, providing technical feedback (including consultants and contractors)

What you bring

  • University Degree in the domain of Computer Science or equivalent, Fluent English (C1) required, German proficiency desired
  • Mastery with application of DO-178 and associated standards
  • Deep knowledge of C and/or ADA programming languages; XML familiarity desired; proficient with verification tools as LDRA and RapiCover (for testing and analysis)
  • Deep knowledge of structured software architecture and design methodologies as well as VxWorks real time operating system
  • Mastery with Git software configuration management system tools (Git, JIRA and DOORS); JIRA workflow management system
  • Experience in managing and leading software developers is an advantage

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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Fly with us

We look forward to your online application

Your contact

Beat Jost
Phone: +41 41 619 73 77

Apply online