Flight Test Instrumentation Engineer Ref. Code 50007744

  • Your responsibilities

    • Develop and implement flight test instrumentation equipment on the aircraft (strain gauges, thermocouples, accelerometers and a variety of other electrical components / sensors as well as data recording and telemetry equipment)
    • Manage the onboard and ground station software and instrumentation configuration
    • Support pre- and post-test briefings as well as ground and flight tests in accordance with established test plans and procedures
    • Focus on a safe and efficient conduction of ground and flight tests
    • Ensure sensor calibration/data accuracy and validity of data
    • Temporary assignment overseas in support of flight test campaigns
  • Your qualifications

    • Minimum of three years working experience in instrumentation and/or electronics engineering
    • Experience with harness builds, connector pin-outs, crimping, sensor and cable installations
    • Desirably working experience in flight test instrumentation
    • Ability to work to deadlines
    • Experience in troubleshooting of hard and software systems
    • Good team player skills, self-driven attitude and a great communicator
    • Aviation Experience highly desired (knowledge of EASA Part 21 J&G and CS27 is an advantage)
    • Good English language skills, both verbal and in writing, a working knowledge of German language will be an advantage
    • We are looking for an independent specialist with distinctive analytical skills, who wants to take an active role within a small flight test instrumentation team. The ideal candidate enjoys contacts with internal and external customers, is self-motivated and capable of working independently with only remote support.

      If you are willing to take part in creating the next generation of helicopters in a highly collaborative environment, then you are the right one for our team!

  • Our offer

    We are offering an exciting job opportunity in an entrepreneurial environment with room to grow in every dimension. Our office is located in Mollis GL.

  • Your next step

    If you are interested to know more about us please contact us at +41 44 552 81 21 or send your complete application documents in German or English in a single pdf file including following documents to recruiting@koptergroup.com:

    • Cover letter (including Photo and Nationality; only Swiss Nationals, EU Nationals or valid Swiss Working Permit)
    • Reference Code
    • CV
    • Diplomas
    • Employment references

    Please note that after thorough consideration of your application you will only be contacted if we require additional information or if you are selected to continue in the recruitment process.

  • Location

    Department of Flight Test located in CH-8753 Mollis.
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