Senior Fatigue and Damage Tolerance 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, Switzerland

What you do

  • Perform fatigue and damage tolerance analyses as well detailed stress analysis (hand-calculation and FEM)
  • Develop stress intensity solutions and perform residual strength analyses
  • Evaluation of fatigue test results (full scale, component, coupon etc..) and support of qualification testing
  • Preparation of formal engineering analysis reports, test plans and test reports
  • Potential for direct liaison/support with the airworthiness authorities

What you bring

  • University degree with at least 10 years of experience in Structural Analysis specifically in the Aerospace sector
  • 5+ years postgraduate experience in stress and F&DT analysis in the aircraft industry
  • Familiarity with NASTRAN, FEMAP or similar packages and F&DT tools e.g. AFGROW, NASGRO FRANC3D
  • Familiarity with CS/FAR Part 23 or Part 25 F&DT requirements
  • Sound working knowledge of Microsoft Office, knowledge of Mathcad 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

Become part of the Pilatus family

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We look forward to your online application

Your contact

Siro Steiner
Phone: +41 41 619 61 98

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