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Aeronautical Engineer - Electrical Power Generation, Conversion & Distribution (m/f)

Marignane, Bouches-du-Rhône
Job Type
20 Sep 2022
Job Description:

You have skills in Electrics, Electronics, Power conversion or Electrical network distribution, in their integration on aircraft or in their test?

You are passionate about Aeronautics?

You have worked on Power Electronics technologies, Electrical network architectures or equipment development?

You are interested in the design, industrialization, maintenance and in-service support of of Electrical Systems?

Join the Electrical Power & Lighting Systems department as System Design Responsible within Airbus Helicopters at the Marignane site.

The Electrical Power & Lighting Systems department is looking for an experienced technician or engineer profile with good skills in the design, integration or testing of Electrical systems in order to strengthen the team in charge of Electrical generation, conversion and distribution solutions for vertical take-off and landing vehicles in Marignane, on legacy fleet as well as on new developed Helicopter versions.

The Electrical Power & Lighting Systems department is part of the Airbus Helicopters central design office and hosts a transnational team of approximately 30 engineers at the Marignane and Donauwoerth sites.

The mission of the System Design Responsible is to define, develop, qualify/certify and support new systems and equipment for the entire Airbus Helicopter fleet, as well as for new Air Mobility projects, based on the latest electrical and electronic technologies.

Thus, when you accept this challenge, you will be in charge of the design of electrical systems or equipment in collaboration with other departments, you will have to manage a supplier relationship from the specification to the final industrialization of the parts, you will have to provide proof of demonstration and support for the certification process, you will define and participate in tests either in Laboratories or on Helicopters and you will have to support our Assembly lines and our customers by taking charge of troubleshooting activities or by defining maintenance/inspection operations .

In addition, you will be able to participate in research or innovation activities as well as help the department to improve its skills/experience on existing or new technologies.

As part of system engineering, we offer the environment to develop and grow as a system design manager, the role of this SDR position, but also the possibility of evolving into leadership roles (eg Squad Leader) or specialists more focused on expertise and innovation, depending on your motivations, your center of interest and your experience.

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.


Airbus Helicopters SAS

Contract Type:

Permanent Contract / CDI / Unbefristet / Contrato indefinido

Experience Level:

Professional / Expérimenté(e) / Professionell / Profesional

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  • Job Reference: 717150235-2
  • Date Posted: 20 September 2022
  • Recruiter: Airbus
  • Location: Marignane, Bouches-du-Rhône
  • Salary: On Application
  • Sector: Engineering
  • Job Type: Permanent