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 Avionics Engineering team in Basel we are currently recruiting for an
Avionics Engineer

Integrated within the Engineering department (PART 21J), the Avionics Engineer develops certifiable technical solutions through the performance of drawings, documents, reports, and testing.


The Avionic Design Engineer supports the Team Leads to develop standards for the following Avionics related systems:

  • Avionic upgrades in ATA 23 Voice and Data Communication System (VHF, HF, UHF, Audio Selector Control, ACARS etc.)
  • Avionic upgrades in ATA 31 Indication/Recording System (Flight Recorders, Instruments, Caution and Warning Systems, etc.)
  • Avionic upgrades in ATA 34 Navigation (FMS, GPS, FD, ADC, TCAS, EGPWS, etc.)
  • Adaptable to support develop cabin related system like IFE/CMS, Lighting, Power distribution, Galley, Communication and Computer Network etc.
  • Works independently on System Design and appropriated Documentation for “Modification” and “Completion” projects
  • Selection of Equipment, Components and Material in order to fulfill RTCA DO-160 (Hardware) and DO-178 (Software) requirements
  • Development of Electrical Wiring Diagrams (CAD)
  • Attention to recognized safety and certification requirements
  • Support of production environment (PART 21G and PART 145) as required
  • Electronic/Electrical Engineering degree (preferably Aviation) or equivalent technical degree with proved experience in the field of Engineering
  • Knowledge of the Aviation Regulations (EASA and/or FAA) required
  • Fluent in English (written and spoken). German or French would be beneficial
  • Interpersonal Skills & Negotiation ability. Good Communication & Team spirit
  • Proactive, forward thinking, object oriented, and self-motivated team player is required
  • Reliability, Analytical-, Creative-, Quality- & Safety- thinking
  • Flexibility for working on call-duty
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
Human Resources