Since 1967, Jet Aviation has been crafting flight in its smoothest form. From one hangar in Basel, Switzerland, to some 4,000 employees, and some 50 locations worldwide. Aircraft Management, Aircraft Sales, Charter, Completions, Defence, FBO, Fixed and Rotary Wing Maintenance, and Staffing. Behind every seamless Jet Aviation experience, is a team of dedicated professionals perfecting the art of flight. The artisans of aviation. The craft that brings our customers’ journey to life. In the hangar, on the ground, and behind the scenes. Enabling global flight, with passion.
In order to reinforce the 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
  • Selects equipment, components and material in order to fulfill RTCA DO-160 (Hardware) and DO-178 (Software) requirements
  • Develops Electrical Wiring Diagrams (CAD)

  • 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
  • Strong interpersonal and negotiation skills 
  • Proactive, forward thinking, object oriented, and self-motivated team player 
  • Flexibility to work on 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 (cover letter, CV).
Jet Aviation AG
Human Resources