also contributing to the development of new hybrid and electrical propulsion systems. The single-engine, turbine-powered AW09 now under development will outperform its peers with increased modularity, modern electronic systems, and a larger cabin and cargo hold.
The AW09 delivers latest safety standards, more performance and comfort at low operating costs. Kopter’s 320 talented team members are primarily based near Zurich, Switzerland with corporate / engineering offices at Wetzikon, and the production facilities in the towns of Mollis and Näfels.
Personal and technical leadership of the LGCDE design engineering team
Ensure that the design meets the specific system requirements
Responsible for managing the development engineering activities using concurrent engineering with a focus on DFM and weight optimization
Ensure that design activities and deliveries adhere to the project schedule
Ensure that all the engineering data generated in the LGCDE team is meeting company quality, as well as relevant CS27 requirements
Facilitate proper information flow in the team and across team interfaces
Controlling, managing and technical checking of design data in accordance with applicable processes
Liaising with other teams on technical and project level (manufacturing, reliability & maintainability, testing, analysis etc.)
Assuming an active role in the optimization of processes and documents within his / her area of responsibility
10 years relevant aeronautical engineering experience with at least 3 years of leadership management experience
Experienced in design of structural elements in both composite and metallic materials
Knowledge about CS-27 requirements
Good knowledge about quality management system (QMS) and other legal aviation requirements.
English B2 (written and spoken)
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Department of Engineering located in CH-8620 Wetzikon
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