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Business Analyst Intern



IT, Sales & Business Development
Payerne, Switzerland
Posted on Monday, November 20, 2023
Are you passionate about aerospace technology? Do you like working in a multicultural and creative environment? Then Destinus is the right place for you!

We are an aerospace technology company with the vision of a world where distance does not exist. We are designing and building a fleet of near-space hypersonic vehicles and the associated infrastructures to support the world’s fastest transportation network. Our hypersonic aircraft define a new class of fast.

We are looking for a Business Analyst intern to join our dynamic and innovative team at Destinus. In our Business Development and Product Development teams, our expertise is rooted in a deep understanding of technology, excellent communication skills, and a broader business understanding. We collaborate with leading organizations across the aeronautical, energy, and mobility industries in Europe and the world. We define the company's technology roadmap and product strategy and communicate it with the outside world at conferences, stakeholder meetings, media, and online. This is a unique opportunity for an ambitious and motivated individual to gain hands-on experience in business development, market analysis, product development, and conference planning. And to contribute to the success of a fast-growing company. Would you like to be a part of a team shaping the future of aviation and energy?

Time commitment: this is a part-time (10-20 hours) paid internship with an expected

duration of 6 months. Candidates must be able to work 1-2 days per week from one of our offices.


Key Responsibilities:

  • Support the Business Development team at Destinus in their day-to-day activities;
  • Collaborate with cross-functional teams, including engineering, business development, and marketing;
  • Assist with the management of timelines related to milestones, reviews, and conferences;
  • Participate in market research and competitive analysis to stay informed about industry trends and innovations;
  • Conduct market analysis, prepare documents and presentations, write scientific papers, and take part in workshops/ reviews; and Assist in presentations with potential customers/ partners/ authorities.
  • In this role, you will discuss our future products and support the design and development of these products, the company roadmap, and milestones. Our market analysis activities focus on the aviation and hydrogen industries, including airlines, airports, UAVs, manufacturing and propulsion companies, hydrogen producers, energy providers, and competitors. In your role, you will research companies in some of these industries to form a deep understanding of the market and provide new insight to the business and leadership teams.


Basic Qualifications:

  • Currently, a high-performing student pursuing a University degree in business,

marketing, engineering, or other related science;

  • Strong analytical and problem-solving skills;
  • Excellent written and verbal skills;
  • Strong interest in aviation and/or space, with a passion for technology and


  • Demonstrated experience related to business analysis and development;
  • Strong attention to detail and ability to execute many projects and tasks in parallel in

a fast-paced environment;

  • Work well in teams and cares about organizational culture; and
  • Fluent in English as a working language in both speaking and writing.

Preferred skills & experience:

  • Engineering background, understanding of propulsion systems, airplanes, hydrogen

fuel, and the energy market;

  • Aviation background, understanding of the aviation industry;
  • You are curious and have a thirst for knowledge, bringing a fresh perspective to what

you do;

  • Previous experience with business analysis, marketing, communication, and design;
  • Demonstrated leadership abilities through management of teams; and
  • Besides English, you communicate confidently in German, Spanish, and/ or French.

We are looking for an individual who is eager to learn, highly motivated, and passionate about business and product development. We offer an opportunity to work in an exciting and innovative environment with an experienced team of professionals. If you believe you have the skills and qualifications we seek, please apply with your resume and a cover letter explaining your interest in the role and availability.


  • Lineal organization and flexible working hours
  • Company events and free lunch with the team once a week
  • Competitive salary
  • Health benefits
  • Diversity: We value diversity in our company and our teams. We do not discriminate based on age, race, religion, colour, country of origin, gender, sexual orientation, or disability status.