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 ...

Simulation Engineer (80-100%)

Do you want to be an actor of this journey and add real value to our stakeholders?

The Simulation Engineer is responsible for the development, integration, training preparation and operation (RUN) of the Simulation including all applications used.

Your responsibilities:

  • Acting as single point of contact, especially for suppliers and for customers or their representatives
  • Managing the run of the simulation by following skyguide procedures and maintaining corresponding documents
  • Take over scrum master activities to support agile methods
  • Knowing the operational processes and the interaction of the systems used for the simulation
  • Planning the integration and commissioning of new systems and functions in the simulation
  • Ensuring each incident registered in the simulation is analyzed, and an appropriate correction is provided, and the courses can be carried out (preparation, integration, testing, support)
  • Preparing technical documentation for the simulation
  • Various 1st, 2nd and 3rd level support activities


Your profile:

  • 7 years+ practical experience in software development activities
  • Bachelor’s degree, master degree or equivalent in an engineering education, ATM knowledge a strong plus.
  • Understanding of the technologies used by the simulation
  • Familiar as an integrator of systems and supporter in a complex IT environment
  • Strong analytical and organizational skills and ability to follow a modern agile approach
  • Team spirit with strong interpersonal, communication and negotiation skills
  • Familiar with shell scripting and software configuration tools
  • Familiar with Service Oriented Architecture, Web services, Enterprise Service Bus, databases and proven experience in virtualized environments
  • Good communication and coordination skills with strong focus on service orientation
  • Proficient verbal and written communication skills in English, good command of German and/or French is a plus




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