Mechanical Manager

18.02.2020 | Employee | 100%

Mechanical Manager

Mercury Systems is looking for a new talent to join its Mechanical and Services team in Geneva.
We are looking for a:

Mechanical Manager

The mechanical team designs and develops mechanical assemblies for electromechanical products like electronic boards heat frame, avionics computer, test benches and tools for production. The environment is very standardized and requires to be able to work on multiple projects, in a multi-disciplinary environment (hardware, system, production). Integration, size reduction, thermal management, EMC are the main challenges to address.

In this context you will manage the mechanical team and bring your experience to design, develop and test products in time, with required level of quality and at defined costs.



  • Manage the mechanical department
  • Be the referent and provide the technical expertise for the development reviews
  • Lead the medium/long term strategic developments and propose required means to reach company objectives
  • Make sure that mechanical developments are produced on time and with required quality
  • Monitor development standards, analyze risks, implement quality control programs and minimize error rates
  • Work out the human resources required and plan development tasks
  • Evaluate, select and manage mechanical development partners (university, programs) and contractors
  • Monitor and check development indicators (quality, performance, efficiency)
  • Propose investment required for the mission




  • Mechanical engineering including design, dynamics and static simulations
  • Thermal or thermodynamics knowledge
  • Analysis & synthesis, trustworthiness, dynamic, result driven, budgeting, organization skills
  • People management, communication skills, manage priority, open minded, responsible
  • High level of English spoken, written and listened

Nice to have:


  • Knowledge about sealing concept and technologies
  • Fluid mechanics
  • Electro mechanic (Mechatronic) background



  • An EPFL/HES Degree in Mechanical Engineering or equivalent
  • At least 10 years of experience in a previous position

Why should you join Mercury Systems?

Mercury Systems is leading Commercial Provider of secure sensor and mission processing subsystems. We are pioneering a next generation defense electronics business model specifically designed to meet the current industry's current and emerging technology needs. The size and makeup of our organization enable forward thinking, entrepreneurial professionals thrive and prosper. Mercury Mission Systems International SA (MMSI), based in Geneva is part of Mercury Systems, and is specialized in the design, manufacturing and maintenance of complex highperformance safety and mission critical avionics and defense computers.

Our Culture

We are committed to making Mercury a great place to work, no matter where our employees are located. We offer a casual and enjoyable atmosphere that allows employees to learn and grow. We help and care for one another and work as one to achieve results for us and for our customers. We value communication and transparency and strive to foster two-way dialogue at all levels of the organization. We are committed to lifelong learning, offering comprehensive skills training and tuition reimbursement. Whether you're just starting out on your career journey or you are an experienced professional, it's important to us that you feel recognized and rewarded for your contributions.



  • Occupancy

Beginning of the activity ASAP


Geneva, Switzerland

We offer the opportunity to join a highly qualified and motivated team and the possibility to work in an international environment.

Employee, 100%


Mercury Mission Systems International SA

38, avenue Eugène-Lance

1212 Grand-Lancy

Phone: 022 884 51 00

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Mercury Mission Systems International SA

38, avenue Eugène-LanceGrand-Lancy


Small and medium-sized industries

Mercury Mission Systems International SA

38, avenue Eugène-LanceGrand-Lancy


Small and medium-sized industries

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