Airbus Helicopters SAS
Airbus is a global leader in aeronautics, space and related services. In 2018 it generated revenues of € 64 billion and employed a workforce of around 134,000. Airbus offers the most comprehensive range of passenger airliners. Airbus is also a European leader providing tanker, combat, transport and mission aircraft, as well as one of the world's leading space companies. 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.
A vacancy for an Airworthiness expert Avionic Systems / HMI (m/f) has arisen within Airbus Helicopters in Marignane. You will ensure adequate certification strategies definition and knowledge for Airbus Helicopters Airworthiness Office (AWO) as far as Avionics (from communications to autonomous flight controls systems) and any complex system on-boarded on all vertical solutions portfolio are concerned.
This position requires specific security clearance as it covers civil and governmental programs.
Main tasks and missions, duties:
In cooperation with design offices designers and specialist, you steer certification strategy which objectives are to ensure safety objectives are met and in line with aviation safety recommendations.
This steering role is positioning you towards Airbus group counterparts and external stakeholders and/or partners.
Especially, covered fields are related to :
Human factors and flight controls (auto-pilot, fly-by-wires…);
Avionics systems (sensors, radio communication, navigation, HMS/D…) and/or novel complex systems;
Software and/or airborne electronic hardware.
You ensure appropriate training towards design office colleagues enhancing awareness about latest rule making standards and rules.
You represent Airbus Helicopters in the frame of rule making and standardization working group related to the avionics and human factors fields. Note, that business trips would be necessary within Europe and world-wide to sustain this aspect of the job.
You are graduated with:
Engineer degree in electronics or avionics field
Or engineer degree in aeronautics field
You have been working as
in design office as system/electronic/software designer for at least 5 years
You have gained at least 10 years’ experience in total
Project management will be considered
Any airworthiness role like CVE (Compliance Verification Engineer) will be an asset
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.
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Airbus is committed to achieving workforce diversity and creating an inclusive working environment. We welcome all applications irrespective of social and cultural background, age, gender, disability, sexual orientation or religious belief.