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Aero System Engineer

Requisition ID:  42852
Business Unit:  Engine Systems Fribourg (2200)

Fribourg, FR, Switzerland, 1700

Meggitt is a global engineering group specializing in extreme environment products and smart sub-systems for aerospace, defense and energy markets. We employ over 12,000 people across manufacturing facilities in Asia, Europe, North America, with regional bases in India and the Middle East.

Job Designation


To further strengthen our Technology & System Engineering department, we are currently looking for an “Aero System Engineer.


The Position


As “Aero System Engineer” you will be accountable to provides system leadership by applying the system engineering development process and performing all related tasks for Aerospace systems. You also provide technical expertise to support other engineering disciplines and departments, including the management of technical proposals for new products in collaboration with the Sales & Marketing team.

Job Core Responsibilities

Technical coordination of technology and product developments:

  • Ensure the proper follow-up of technical activities
  • Ensure that all system-level deliverables are delivered in accordance with the quality, cost and planning expected by the project lead, customer and certification authorities
  • Ensure the coordination between the HW, SW, mechanic and test activities

System design activities for our aerospace products:

  • Identify product/customer needs, capture all requirements and perform their analysis
  • Produce and maintain the system specification
  • Develop functional architecture and system functions & perform functional allocation of all functions to various subsystems and identify the interfaces

System Validation & Verification activities:

  • Lead the integration activities
  • Define the verification strategy applicable to the system, including the production and maintenance of system-level verification test procedures and the definition of test cases in agreement with the applicable standards.
Job Specifications
  • At least 5 year experience as Systems Engineer or Design Engineer in either of the following engineering disciplines: automotive, energy, railway or military industry, or minimum 2 year experience in the aerospace or space industry
  • Bachelor from any Swiss engineering school (or equivalent level from foreign countries) in either of the following engineering disciplines:
    • Aerospace, electrical, mechanical, computer science (software) or physics
  • Knowledge / professional experience in the development of optical systems for industrial or transportation (aerospace, railway or automotive vehicles) will be considered as a preferred asset
  • Good general understanding of electromechanical systems
  • Fluent in English (business)
  • Proficiency in French is an asset.


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