Kopter Group AG specializes in the development, production, commercialization and support of a new generation of helicopters. It is based in the Zurich region and currently employs 250 people. Its first model, the single turbine SH09, offers the highest standards of safety, comfort and performance, coupled with low operating costs. Additionally, it provides the largest cabin/cargo volumes, outstanding modularity and the latest generation of electronic systems. Built for the most demanding missions, the SH09 helicopter is generating an excellent market response.
In order to support our Safety and Reliability Team in Wetzikon ZH we are looking for a skilled
System Engineer Safety and Reliability
Ref. Code 50007717
Planning and conducting of the safety activities according Kopter safety programmes, time and cost effective
Prepare of hazards and safety assessments, parts classification, safety programmes and methodologies
Prepare, support and manage the Rotors, Transmissions and Flight Controls FMEA and lead the Design Assessment process
Support the parts classification and critical parts identification and justification
Act as point of contact for safety topics for the product within the Design Organisation
Implementation of safety methodologies
Support the Airworthiness Review Board and Maintenance Review Board
Liaise with engineering design departments
Liaise with suppliers
A degree (Bsc or Msc) in mechanical engineering, aerospace engineering or equivalent
At least three years relevant experience in Reliability and / or Flight Safety. Direct experience in Aerospace would be preferential
Familiar with Reliability Analysis/Prediction tools as much as Safety Analysis software tools is required
Knowledge of ARP4761 and ARP4754A methodologies. Aerospace regulations (e.g. FAR/CS27, Advisory Circulars) would be benefit
Team player skills, self-driven attitude, strong networking skills
Good English language skills (verbal and in writing) is required
Interest to be actively involved in development and certification of the SH09 and future Kopter products
We address an independent specialist with distinctive analytical skills, who wants to take an active role within a small team of engineers. The ideal candidate likes to have contacts with internal and external customers, is able to assume increased responsibility and has a sane portion of assertiveness.
If you are willing to take part in creating the next generation of helicopters in a highly collaborative environment, then you are the right one for our team!
We are offering an interesting job opportunity in an entrepreneurial environment with room to grow in every dimension. Our office is located in Wetzikon ZH.
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