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Senior Lead Design Engineer Mechanical, Systems

  The dream of flying has always been a human fascination, evoking emotions and the sense of freedom. Modern business aviation attracts people who share that passion. People from all over the world converge at Jet Aviation, creating a unique cultural mix. They combine their competencies and skills with one common mission: to serve our customers best!

We continuously challenge and develop our employees, for they are our most valuable asset. Jet Aviation as an international company offers numerous possibilities for development and opens reams of professional perspectives.In order to reinforce the Engineering team in Basel we are currently recruiting for anSenior Lead Design Engineer Mechanical, Systems

As part of the “Engineering” function of Jet Aviation you will be responsible for successfully delivering Engineering activity for assigned aircraft. You will contribute to daily operations and activities to ensure project results are met respecting budget, time and quality targets, in line with your priorities and the organization’s Vision 2020 and strategy. You will be collaborating closely with various stakeholders throughout the company to ensure that the projects are globally aligned and executed effectively.


  • Manage a team from 5 to 15 engineers, in RMU projects, small projects and R&D projects
  • Assign the work to the engineers and follow up on terms of Schedule, Budget and Quality
  • Support with employee evaluation, career development, hiring and interviewing of both internal Engineers and subcontractors
  • Provide technical expertise to the team especially on the following subjects: VIPCabin reconfiguration & refurbishment – Design, develop, modify, and integrate cabin furnishings, Cabin system upgrades development and integration  
  • Ensure the work of the department is certifiable and communication with the other engineering disciplines is appropriate and on timeAct as an entry point for the Engineering department for various requests
  • Support with quotations, preparation of work packages, aircraft surveys and technical presentations to the customers
  • Write technical specifications and proposals
  • Ensure there is a good and positive communications at all times with upper management, other departments and the customer
  • Prepare, check and release Engineering drawings and document
  • Prepare certification dossier (classify minor modifications and repair packages, demonstrate compliance of design against applicable regulation etc.)


  • Holding a relevant diploma (Master / Bachelor) of engineering (preferable Aviation) with minimum 5 years of relevant experience in Aviation
  • General knowledge of the Aviation Regulations (EASA and/or FAA)
  • Good level of knowledge of aircraft interiors and cabin systems (ATA 11, 23, 25, and 44)
  • Previous experience in VIP upgrades and/or Completions would be an asset
  • Design knowledge on Catia and Autocad Mechanical
  • Fluent command of the English language
  • Command of French and/or German language would be an asset
  • Proactive, forward thinking and self-motivated team playerwith strong communication and interpersonal skills

 If you are interested in a multicultural, challenging and innovative working environment and your profile matches our requirements, we are looking forward to receiving your online application (cover letter, CV).Jet Aviation AG

Ms. Annick Ludolph

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Senior Lead Design Engineer Mechanical, Systems


Veröffentlicht am 03.09.2018