Engineer - Design Organisation

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.

If you looking for an opportunity to join a young and vibrant company, with a product that has attracted huge interest in the global market, then Kopter can offer you the chance to be part of aviation history.

Your responsibilities

As the SH09 development continues towards certification and delivery, Kopter continues to develop as a company. The Design Organisation is central to this development. Already employing around 120 engineers and specialists, the Design Organisation continues to steadily grow in all areas. As a result of this continued growth, we can offer opportunities for talented aerospace designers, engineers, specialists and leaders in several areas, at different levels.  
Kopter Design Organisation includes the following disciplines:
 Rotor Blades; Rotors (Hubs & Rotating Controls); Fuselage Structures; Aircraft Systems (Hydraulics, Engine Integration, Fuel system, ECS and other mechanical equipment); Flight Controls; Avionics and Electrical Systems; Drive Systems; Airworthiness including Compliance Verification Engineers (CVEs); Reliability, Maintainability & Safety ; Configuration Management; Stress and Fatigue; Project Engineering.

Your qualifications

If you are a motivated engineer or engineering manager with experience in any of the areas above, preferably gained within the rotorcraft industry, then we would like to hear from you. Please forward you CV highlighting your particular area of interest

Our offer

We are constantly growing and looking for great potentials throughout all Levels of experience.

Your next step

Have we inspired you to take the next step? If so, please submit a complete application in English, not forgetting to including the following documents:

  • Cover letter
  • CV
  • Diplomas
  • Employment references
Unfortunately, we can only accept applications from Swiss Nationals, EU Nationals or applicants with a valid Swiss Working Permit.