Aircraft Systems Engineer II

Pilatus is hiring an Aircraft Systems Engineer II to join our team in Broomfield, CO. Under general direction, you will design, develop, and implement project requests related to all aspects of aircraft systems engineering and integration, including avionics, electrical, and mechanical modifications, from concept to certification. A successful person in this role will produce timely results that are high quality and accurate. Take your career to the next level by joining Pilatus Business Aircraft!


Your place of work: Broomfield, USA

What you do

  • Designs, develops, implements, and manages modifications to PC-12 and PC-24 aircraft from concept through completion of Supplemental Type Certificate (STC) process, with emphasis on the following:
  • Production of electrical wiring diagrams, bill of materials, and related instructions
  • Design test plans and reports in compliance with FAA requirements
  • Compile certification, engineering and compliance documents
  • Plans, coordinates, and liaise with all departments for certification activities required to achieve FAA STC approvals, Field Approvals, maintenance, and validation of current and future approvals
  • Functions as project coordinator with internal and external stakeholder for assigned projects
  • Prepares various reports, inspection, and test/acceptance procedures
  • Identifies and manages outside engineering products and services suppliers with respect to statement of work, schedule, design review, project management, and product certification
  • ­<S1>Other Duties/Responsibilities
  • Supports technical meetings, design reviews, and product acceptance with customers and authorities
  • Provides technical guidance in all aspects of avionics, electrical, and aircraft systems integration
  • Supports our completions team with technical assistance
  • Coordinates various engineering aspects with Pilatus Aircraft OEM Engineering in Switzerland to ensure conformance with established engineering standards, procedures, and practices

What you bring

  • BS degree in Electrical Engineering or equivalent combination of education and experience
  • 1-3 years of related experience in aviation required
  • Experience with complex aircraft design, modification and certification projects preferred (Pilatus PC-12/PC-24 type and/or Honeywell APEX/EPIC familiarity strongly desired)
  • Strong familiarity and demonstrated experience with 14 CFR Part 23 compliance requirements (TCCA CAR523 and EASA CS 23 experience beneficial)
  • CAD application knowledge [ECAD experience is a must (OrCAD desired) as well as PDM/PLM familiarity such as Siemens Teamcenter, Unigraphics, Solid Edge application knowledge is beneficial]
  • Excellent report writing, presentation skills, and multitasking ability
  • Demonstrated experience in Completions Center or Part 145 Repair Station environment beneficial
  • Ability to travel both domestically and internationally
  • Must qualify as a U.S. person in compliance with ITAR 22 CFR 120.15

What we offer

  • 11 paid holidays a year, plus 15 days of paid vacation time, and 6 days of paid sick/personal time to start with an increase to 20 days of paid vacation time after 5 years with Pilatus
  • 90% of medical, dental, and vision premiums paid for single coverage and 80% for family coverage, averaging $9, 600 annually
  • Monthly health savings account (HSA) contributions totaling $2, 250 for single coverage and $3, 000 for family coverage annually
  • 401(k) retirement plan matching up to 6%
  • Life and long-term disability insurance premiums paid in full
  • Tuition assistance available annually after the first year

Become part of the Pilatus family

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Your contact

Amber Langhart

Phone: +1 303 410 2750

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