Aircraft Performance 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

  • Support aircraft performance on Pilatus aircraft platforms, dealing with costumers' requirements and supporting aircraft development and certification
  • Data production for airplane flight manuals and operation manuals
  • Support and data analysis of flight test campaign
  • Discussion of market, product and safety-related requirements on aircraft development
  • Perform aircraft performance analysis on competitors in the market
  • Optimize tools for data analysis and data expansion for inclusion in aircraft flight manual and engineering reports

What you bring

  • Bachelor degree in Aerospace Engineering or equivalent, with 5 years experience in fixed wing aircraft performance
  • Solid understanding of airplane flight characteristics, first-principles analyses and performance methods, including programing, eg Matlab, Simulink
  • Experience with aircraft certification on CS/FAR Part 23 and/or Part 25
  • Knowledge on aircraft operational requirements and marketing segments will be a plus, eg. EU Air OPS, FAR Part 91K, 121, 135
  • Fluency in English, German will be a plus
  • Flexibility and adaptability to deal with subjects 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

Become part of the Pilatus family

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We look forward to your online application

Your contact

Lisa Kulbatzki
Phone: +41 41 619 66 29

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