Human Factors 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

Your Tasks

  • Designing, testing, and certifying the HMI and operational behavior of our flight decks, from the early conceptual phase to supporting the airplanes through their service life
  • Developing and executing Human Factors processes in support of compliance activities and interacting with certification authorities
  • Authoring Human Factors Engineering Reports, incl. Tests Plans and compliance demonstration
  • Implementing Human Factors methodologies and best practices to develop, evaluate, analyze, test, and support the cognitive, interactive, ergonomic, and behavioral attributes of Pilatus Flight Decks
  • Informing and advocating for the incorporation of human performance limits in the assessment of safety documentation of our product design

With this you convince us

  • A degree in Psychology, Ergonomics, or a closely related discipline would be highly beneficial
  • Experience in designing, testing, and certifying Human Factors integration aspects within the military and/or civil aerospace industry
  • Knowledge of relevant certifications and HF standards and guidelines such as MIL-STD-1472, AC 23.1311, AC 25.1302, HF-STD-001, GAMA 10, GAMA 12
  • Fluency in English (C1)  with good communication skills, German would be an advantage
  • Ability to prioritize tasks and flexibility in the approach, work autonomously and find solutions as well as great teamwork, communication and mediator skills
  • Both rigor in the analysis and ability to reach consensus with multiple stakeholders while maintaining compliance to the Human Factors objectives

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

  • 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

Lisa Kulbatzki
Phone: +41 41 619 66 29

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