Team Leader Flight Controls Systems

  • Your responsibilities

    • Leading the flight controls team
    • Holding the technical responsibility for the flight controls system, including design and testing
    • Planning and scheduling of the technical task within the Flight Controls team
    • Coordinating certification effort with Airworthiness Office
    • Coordinating analysis and calculation tasks with analysis team
    • Checking design data, such as part and assembly drawings, test plans and reports, airworthiness substantiation documents
    • Liaising with production and maintenance at technical level
    • Liaising with suppliers at technical level
  • Your qualifications

    • BsC or MsC in Aerospace Engineering
    • Min. 10 years of experience with mechanical flight controls systems
    • Min. 5 years of experience in aircraft / helicopter certification (CS 27 preferred)
    • Experience in component and aircraft systems qualification and testing
    • Experience leading a small team of engineers and designers
    • Experience with 3D CAD systems, MS Office, SAP, Teamcenter
    • Knowledge of CS 27 and the aircraft certification process
    • Team player and self-driven attitude
    • Reliable, independent
    • Good English language skills (verbal and in writing)

    We address an independent specialist with distinctive analytical skills, who wants to take an active role within a small team of engineers. The ideal candidate likes to have contacts with internal and external customers, is able to assume increased responsibility and has a sane portion of assertiveness.
    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 Wetzikon ZH.
  • Your next step

    If you are interested to know more about us please contact us or send your complete application documents in or English in a single pdf file including following documents:
    • 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 Rotorheads located in CH-8620 Wetzikon.
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