Systems & Test Engineer

  • Airbus
  • Manching, Germany
  • 17/10/2020
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Job Description

Airbus Defence and Space GmbH

Airbus is a global leader in aeronautics, space and related services. In 2019 it generated revenues of € 70.5 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.

Job Description

Mission and activities

We develop top notch, high fidelity Engineering and Training Simulations for a variety of aircrafts, supporting the entire development life-cycle. We are looking for a Systems & Test Engineer to reinforce our (Tornado) simulation team in Manching. You support the project from early user requirements capturing until acceptance testing. Your projects are in international environments and require close collaboration and coordination with colleagues from other countries and partner companies.

Your main tasks and responsibilities will include:

  • Capture user and systems requirements for Engineering and training simulation systems
  • Translate requirements into epics and user stories
  • Support the definition of system and subsystem simulation architectures
  • Create and organize system and subsystem tests
  • Ensure the traceability of requirements into subsystems and test cases
  • Maintain the system and Subsystem Interface definitions
  • Prepare and review subsystem Acceptance Test manuals
  • Harmonize development processes with Quality Management
  • Improve tooling to maximize automation
  • Occasional travels to customer installations

We are looking for a candidate with the following skills and experience:

  • Bachelor degree (or equivalent) in Software Engineering or a related discipline
  • At least 5 years of experience as a Systems Engineer
  • Hands-on proven Systems Engineering and Testing experience in Simulation and/or Software projects
  • Excellent knowledge of JIRA, Confluence and Doors
  • Experience in agile software development
  • System Knowledge of the Tornado Aircraft would be very beneficial
  • Software development experience would be beneficial
  • Experience in training simulation would be beneficial
  • Experience in the defense industry would be beneficial, ideally in Airbus defence aircraft programs (Tornado, Eurofighter, A400M...)
  • English negotiation level, any other language is 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.