Loads and Aeroelasticity 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

  • Determine aircraft ground/flight loads (Part 23 – normal, acrobatic, commuter) with appropriate methods and techniques
  • Perform linear and nonlinear aeroelastic simulations with Flutter, LCO or Buffeting
  • Develope methods, including multi-disciplinary optimization and multibody model
  • Document analysis work for aircraft development and certification
  • Validate aircraft models with ground tests and flight tests

What you bring

  • MSc degree in Aerospace Engineering with 10 years or PhD with 5 years experience in fixed wing aircraft Loads and/or Aeroelasticity
  • Knowledge of multibody analysis for landing gear loads with ADAMS/VI-Grade
  • Programming knowledge and experience in Matlab; Fortran, C and C++ is an advantage
  • Knowledge in the certification requirements (CS/FAR Part 23 or CS/FAR Part 25)
  • Fluency in English, German will be an advantage
  • Attention to details, with practical approach to solve problems and interpersonal skills to interact between different departments

What we offer

  • A committed, international team and unique projects
  • Flexible working hours and individual pension solutions
  • Support for training and room for professional and personal 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

Lisa Kulbatzki
Phone: +41 41 619 66 29

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