Position details

Mechanical Component Scientist R&D


Location: Brno – Research and development center
I'm interested

Responsibilities of the role:

• Perform R&D search in the area of aircraft intelligent maintenance including technologies for Vehicle Health Management (VHM) / Condition Based Maintenance (CBM) / Prognostic Health Management (PHM) for aerospace, e.g.:

- Identify system/component issues (failure modes)
- Design degradation models for selected failure modes
- Propose diagnostics / prognostics solutions on system level
- Participate in implementation and validation of the diagnostics / prognostics

• Work collaboratively within small virtual technology development teams while displaying self-motivation and independence
• Assist in proposal writing to secure funding from internal and external funding sources
• Submit technical papers to refereed conferences and Journals

You must have:

• M.Sc. in Aerospace Engineering / Mechanical Engineering / Electro Engineering
• Background in aircraft mechanical systems and components (experience with other systems is beneficial - electrical, pneumatic, hydraulic, etc.)
• Background in maintenance and reliability engineering
• Excellent demonstrated communication skills in English
• Reliability, independence and self-motivation
• At least 2-3 years of relevant practical experience (PhD experience may be considered as relevant experience if appropriate)

We value:

• Ph.D. degree in above fields is preferred
• Experience in work on R&D projects (national or EU)
• Experience with team work (leadership)
• Good presentation skills


Honeywell, spol. s r.o.
Karolina Baysal