The dream of flying has always been a human fascination, evoking emotions and the sense of freedom. Modern business aviation attracts people who share that passion. People from all over the world converge at Jet Aviation, creating a unique cultural mix. They combine their competencies and skills with one common mission: to serve our customers best!

We continuously challenge and develop our employees, for they are our most valuable asset. Jet Aviation as an international company offers numerous possibilities for development and opens reams of professional perspectives.

In order to reinforce the global IT team in Basel we are currently recruiting for a
Specialist IT Architecture

As Specialist IT Architecture (Network and Systems) of Jet Aviation you serve as the process owner responsible for designing computer networks, including local area networks (LANs), wide area networks (WANs), wireless, the Internet, intranets, and other data communications and Infrastructure systems. You create, test and evaluates networks and systems. He or she will have responsibility for influencing the individuals in a matrixed team in order toensure group objectives are met, respecting budget, time and quality targets, in line with the organization’s strategy. TheSpecialist IT Architecturewill be collaborating closely withvarious IT groups and business departments throughout the companyto ensure that the roadmap for network architecture they develop is globally aligned and executed effectively.

Main responsibilities:
  • Analyze business requirements to develop technical network solutions and their framework
  • Design, test and inspect data communications systems
  • Perform network modeling, analysis and planning
  • Develop technology roadmaps
  • Manage LAN/WAN and internet technology vendors
  • Analyze, engineer and execute software functions
  • Develop test plans, implementation plans and project timelines for various Infrastructure and Network projects
  • Lead and perform network troubleshooting to isolate and diagnose business critical application problems
  • Supervise the upgrade of network hardware and software components as required
  • Determine business direction and align with compliance and security requirements
  • Stay abreast of how technology infrastructures
  • Write functional requirements/specifications documents
  • Assess vendor development/test strategies
  • Drive a culture of trust, honesty, alignment, transparency and performance in line with JET VALUES
  • Ensure compliance with applicable laws, aviation regulations and applicable GD and Jet Aviation policies.
  • Conduct business ethically according to GD Blue Book regulations, and applicable GD and Jet Aviation policies
Minimum Qualification/Experience:
  • Information Technology Bachelor’s degree or equivalent experience in information technology operations, information security and /or network architectures
  • CCNP or equivalent networking professional certificates preferred with provenpractical skillappliedinprojects orin thespecifics of job roles held
  • Proficient with these technologies: AD, VMWare, NetApp/Storage SAN, Server 2016, Cisco ISE & Prime
  • Deep understanding of network concepts such as MPLS, Mesh WAN VPN, Cloud integration, etc.
  • 5 years’ experience in a broad range of network technology operations and progressive career in design leadership
  • Capacity to adapt to a challenging and fast-moving environment, with changing priorities and a heavy workload

Desired Characteristics

  • Results driven – able to execute with high personal accountability
  • Customer focused – externally focused - strong market perspective
  • High business acumen
  • Strong influencing skills
  • Excellent interpersonal and communication skills
If you are interested in a multicultural, challenging and innovative working environment and your profile matches our requirements, we are looking forward to receiving your online application in English (cover letter, CV).

Jet Aviation AG
Global IT Services & Operations
Human Resources