Airbus Defence and Space Getafe (ex Airbus Military)
Airbus Defence and Space is a division of Airbus Group formed by combining the business activities of Cassidian, Astrium and Airbus Military. The new division is Europe's number one defense and space enterprise, the second largest space business worldwide and among the top ten global defense enterprises. It employs some 40,000 employees generating revenues of approximately €14 billion per year.
Airbus is a global leader in aeronautics, space and related services. In 2017, it generated revenues of € 67 billion and employed a workforce of around 130,000. Airbus offers the most comprehensive range of passenger airliners from 100 to more than 600 seats. Airbus is also a European leader providing tanker, combat, transport and mission aircraft, as well as Europe's number one space enterprise and the world's second largest space business. In helicopters, Airbus provides the most efficient civil and military rotorcraft solutions worldwide.
Our people work with passion and determination to make the world a more connected, safer and smarter place. Taking pride in our work, we draw on each other's expertise and experience to achieve excellence. Our diversity and teamwork culture propel us to accomplish the extraordinary - on the ground, in the sky and in space.
Description of the job
A position as Fuel system engineer has arisen within Airbus Defence & Space in Getafe (Madrid). The successful applicant will join TEAMA-TL1 department.
The position is within the Air to Air Refuelling- Fuel systems department. We are in charge of integration of fuel systems and fuel dispense devices for Air Refuelling, for different platforms such as MRTT or A400M.
In general, the activity consists in defining and integrating Air to Air Refueling fuel systems matching the required safety, quality and performance levels according to Airbus systems engineering processes and the needs of our customers.
The main accountabilities of this position will be to: Specify, Design, qualify and certify the AAR systems considering the following factors: Safety, Systems Performance, Cost, Environmental, Operational and Industrial Requirements.
In particular, the activity will be focused in the analysis of the data produced by the Air refueling systems and how to use them to provide new features such as predictive maintenance or solution of in-service issues.
This job requires an awareness of any potential compliance risks and a commitment to act with integrity, as the foundation for the Company's success, reputation and sustainable growth.
We are looking for candidates with the following skills and experience:
· Educated to Aeronautical or Industrial Engineering degree or a related discipline (3 to 5 years)
· With 3 to 5 years of experience in Team management.
· Previous experience in A400M and/or MRTTs programs as System engineer will be appreciated.
· English :Advanced
· Spanish :Advanced
Although the position is mainly technical, other skills such as the following are required:
· Program Management
· Negotiation with Suppliers (technical requirements and solutions)
· Team building
· Open mind
Constructeur aéronautique, Airbus est aujourd’hui le leader mondial de la construction d’avions de ligne. Créé à la fin des années 1960 avec le projet A300, lancé à l’initiative de plusieurs pays européens, il fabrique des avions de 100 places (A318) à plus de 500 places (A380). Il appartient au groupe EADS, renommé « Airbus Group » en 2014, et présent sur 170 sites dans le monde. 6000 avions Airbus sont aujourd’hui en exploitation, avec une volonté du constructeur aéronautique de mettre l’accent sur la réduction de l’empreinte carbone (réduction de la quantité de CO2 produite par avion).
Airbus, dont le siège est situé près de Toulouse, compte 59 000 employés dans le monde et 15 sites principaux situés en France, Allemagne, Espagne et Royaume-Uni (ainsi que d’autres sites aux Etats-Unis, en Chine, au Moyen-Orient et au Japon).