Avionics Systems Engineer - Contract in Switzerland

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    Swiss Franc80 - Swiss Franc95 per hour

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    Cass Liley

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    12 Months

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Avionics Systems Engineer - 12 month Contract in Switzerland

up to 95 CHF per hour depending on experience

EU or Swiss Passport Required - exception only if already holding a Swiss work permit.

My Swiss aerospace client is seeking an Avionics Systems Engineer with 7+ years of experience for a 12 month contract, with the strong possibility of a long-term extension.

This role will require you to work as a full-lifecycle Avionics Systems Engineer as part of a highly experienced team, both modifying existing craft, and developing a new aircraft.

Responsibilities would include:

  • Lead technical and program efforts related to cockpit controls, encompassing both new developments and modifications.
  • Create systems requirement documents and certification engineering reports.
  • Manage obsolescence of switches and panels.
  • Facilitate collaboration among various stakeholders to optimise cockpit interface design.
  • Serve as the primary liaison with system and equipment suppliers.

Requirements from you:

  • 7+ years experience in safety-critical engineering
  • strong prior experience as a Systems Engineer in aerospace
  • Familiarity with FAA/EASA certification requirements or experience in a highly regulated environment - such as Medical Devices etc
  • Interest in cockpit control inputs (Human Machine Interface).
  • Highly proficient in English; knowledge of German is advantageous.
  • Demonstrated ability to take ownership of tasks and follow through to completion, with a willingness to work in a dynamic, multicultural environment.

If you are interested in hearing more about this role, please submit a CV and let me know of a good time to speak with you over the phone.