UMS Skeldar System Engineer (Unmanned Aircraft Systems)

UMS Skeldar System Engineer (Unmanned Aircraft Systems)

UMS Skeldar AG, a joint venture between Swiss based UMS Aero AG and Sweden based Saab AB (publ.), is a leading international co-orporation specialized in developing innovative flying robots’ technologies for aircrafts and helicopters RPAS (Remotely Piloted Air Systems). The high-tech company focuses on the production and distribution of small and medium sized RPAS on a global scale.

We are seeking immediately a senior UAS System Engineer 100%, to support the Engineering Team / Design Organisation for our Headquarters in Möhlin, Switzerland

Your responsibilities:

 System and requirement engineering for an unmanned helicopter system

 Design support for of the top-level system architecture and functional system analysis

 Technical lead for assigned development projects, including coordination of the project activities with other project members, production, testing and suppliers

 Prepare the design data (including electrical wiring schemes) for production and integration of avionics systems and components

 Prepare, check and release design data for suppliers and production

 Write and review technical documentation for product development and certification  Liaise with suppliers, certification engineers, customers at a technical level

 Coordination of systems and helicopter assembly with the production team

 Prepare and review test documents and support component, ground, and flight test activities

Your qualifications:

 Experience with helicopter systems or similar experience in general aviation

 5 + years work experience

 Hold a university degree in aerospace engineering, systems engineering, or equivalent

 Relevant engineering experience with avionics, electrical systems design, or similar

 Experience in managing development projects through the product life cycle

 Knowledge of aircraft integration standards and certification processes is desirable

 Good English language skills, both verbal and in writing, a working knowledge of German language will be an advantage

 Good team player skills, self-driven attitude and the ability to work to fixed deadlines

Interested? Please send your complete application or questions to

We are looking forward hearing from you. For more information on UMS Skeldar AG, please refer to the company’s website