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Skyguide provides air navigation services in Switzerland and parts of neighbouring countries. With around 1500 employees from more than 30 nations,
we are pursuing an ambitious innovation strategy that is based on a strong safety and learning culture.
We are guided by four values: “We team up to succeed”, “We drive innovation”, “We own what we do” and, finally, “We create great customer value”.
Are you interested in finding out more? We want you to join us as a/an

Surveillance Engineer 80-100%



The Surveillance Engineer is responsible to provide engineering skills and project management competences. He/She will lead lifecycle management, continuous improvements and infrastructure replacement of Surveillance products/equipment. The Engineer supports elaboration of concepts, studies, changes, projects, for internal and/or external customers as well as meeting quality and compliance regulations. 

Your responsabilities:


  • Lead or contribute to projects by applying skyguide's (project management handbook) and (Communication Navigation Surveillance (CNS) equipment lifecycle hand book) methods
  • Take into account relevant regulations and technical, operational, safety, quality, security, financial and human resources dimensions throughout the product lifecycle or during projects
  • Ensure reliability and availability targets which are set for the product/equipment and associated services in close relation with the technical team.
  • Plan medium and long term product/equipment evolutions and manage associated budgets triggered by obsolescence and/or technology upgrades
  • Evaluate, initiate, estimate, conduct and implement change requests, following applicable pro-cesses by establishing and respecting scope, time, budget constraints

Your profile:


  • Bachelor degree in Electrical Engineering or equivalent (University of applied science or ETH)
  • Experience in projects with systems procurement, commissioning and deployment of Radiofrequency (RF), telecommunication and/or IT systems
  • Know-how on CNS / Air Traffic Management technologies would be an asset
  • Excellent knowledge of the English language, good knowledge of German or French
  • Willingness to travel regularly within Switzerland and occasionally abroad


Location: Wangen b. Dübendorf or Geneva
When: Upon availability  
Working percentage: 80-100%