Retrofit Solutions Engineer CABIN

3-5 years
a month ago 1 Applied
Job Description

Job Description:

About us

SIM is a department of 600 people based in Bangalore (India), Toulouse (France), Hamburg & Bremen (Germany), Getafe (Spain), Filton (UK), Mobile (US), Beijing (China), and Kuala Lumpur (Malaysia). Our main missions are:

. Retrofit Solutions: Deliver and Support added value Retrofit solution packages to maintain continued aircraft airworthiness and improve Customers Operations & profitability

. Maintenance Program Engineering: Deliver customer value through an array of services (from business development to the preparation of Planned Maintenance Service products, maintenance program optimization exercises and Parking & Storage)

. Scheduled Maintenance Services: Support the operation and maintenance of all Airbus aircraft and all customers worldwide, from development of initial requirements to deviation management and optimization of maintenance tasks. . GSE Engineering: Engineering activities related to GSE & Tools (including Design, Services, Manufacturing Engineering & Front desk) for all Airbus aircraft and all customers worldwide

Job description

We are looking for a Retrofit Solutions Engineer A350 (d/f/m) within Airbus (Commercial Aircraft) located in Bangalore. You will be part of the international team within the Cabin Retrofit Solutions.

We are searching for enthusiastic A350 colleagues who want to be part of the Upgrade services community. You bring added value to our customers A350 fleet. You are responsible for the definition and integration of retrofit design solutions for A350 aircraft post-delivery. Your main focus will be on the cabin modifications including associated mechanical and electrical interfaces and adaptation of related cabin systems.

Your main tasks and responsibilities:

. As a Retrofit Solutions Engineer you coordinate all design activities in terms of cost, time and quality

. You check and release design drawings (if necessary delegations are available)

. One of your main tasks will be to prepare and to follow-up of all relevant certification documents e.g. Full-TRS, MAS, ICS and supporting documents

. You will be in charge of analyze PRE and POST status of the aircraft relevant to the applicable ATA chapters

. Managing and validating internal and external engineering work packages is also one of your tasks

. You provide engineering data to Production, supply chain and other involved internal stakeholders

. You participate in technical meetings with internal and external stakeholders . Provide Service Bulletin embodiment support remote / on-site (worldwide) is in your responsibility as well

. You support airworthiness activities and Safety Management System

Your hard skills and qualifications:

. Deep understanding in handling typical A350 design tools, such as CATIA V5, VPM, Pass V2 required

. You have an existing delegation of Technical Approval Officers/Permit Holders in a relevant ATA chapter is a plus

. Project Management skill is a plus

Soft skills

. You are a team player and cooperation is very important to you

. You have a positive and open mindset and good communication skills

. You are well organized and independent work is natural for you

. You are able to give guidance to subcontractors and project stakeholders

. A high level of personal responsibility and flexibility complete your profile

Business travels:

This position involves a willingness to travel on an irregular basis, e.g. twice a year worldwide to support the customer during the upgrade embodiment. Experience Level Needed:

3 to 5 years as Cabin Retrofit Engineer or similar position

. Contribute to Design activities for Retrofit Solutions

. Setting and committing to SB/Kit contractual delivery dates and associated costs in order to feed commercial & accounting units, including for contract negotiation & build up (Retrofit Modification Order - Letter Agreement)

. Reserving industrial capacity as well as internal resources.

. Leading and coordinating op-erational teams and guaranteeing the Quality and On time delivery of the project deliverables.

. Educated Master's degree in engineering or similar will be required

. Completed technical apprenticeship (e.g. in aviation sector) with appropriate further training/education

. Experience in the A350 Programme for several years

. Maintenance Repair Overhaul (MRO) experience is welcome

. Airbus (Mise au point) knowledge is a plus

For this position the following skills are requested

. Technical project management experience and proficiency in handling of typical design tools, such as CCD, CATIA V5, APS, 3DCOMM, PASS SSI, TAKSY/GILDA, CIRCE and ICC are required

. Knowledge of aircraft Systems configuration management and Aircraft maintenance

. Proactive, good team player and good organisational skills.

. Communication skills and assertiveness.

. English Advanced level is mandatory

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 India Private Limited

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Customer Eng.&Technical Support&Services

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aircraft Systems configuration management
Pass V2

Airbus SE multinational aerospace corporation. Airbus designs, manufactures and sells civil and military aerospace products worldwide and manufactures aircraft in Europe and various countries outside Europe. The company has three divisions: Commercial Aircraft (Airbus S.A.S.), Defence and Space, and Helicopters, the third being the largest in its industry in terms of revenues and turbine helicopter deliveries.[8] As of 2019, Airbus is the world's largest airliner manufacturer.