Lead Software Engineer for Ground Systems

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

Your Tasks

  • Responsible of the software delivery of Pilatus products
  • Conduct the technical activities required to design and document the software architecture (functional, logical and physical) of Pilatus products
  • Define, derive and manage software requirements based on system requirements, market needs and available technology
  • Define the software decomposition into lower level software components, define the software interfaces with hardware and third party applications
  • Liaising with internal project stakeholders on a technical level to ensure requirement traceability and testability
  • Ensure the project milestones are respected

With this you convince us

  • At least five years of experience as a Software Engineer (C++, C, JavaScript) and at least three years of experience in leading projects and team members
  • Experience with software version control systems such as Git and knowledge of automated test suites and CD/CI, e.g. Jenkins
  • Knowledge in software engineering methodologies and standards, e.g. ISO/IEC 12207, and experience of issue tracking systems, e.g. Jira
  • Willing to travel internationally
  • Fluent in spoken and written English to at least level B2, C1 preferred
  • Ability to prioritize tasks, good communication and solid understanding of software planning and estimation are required

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

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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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