FCAS2021 Mission System Development Engineer (d/f/m)

  • Airbus
  • Manching, Germany
  • 19/07/2021
Full time Data Science Data Engineering Data Analytics Big Data Data Management Statistics

Job Description

Airbus pioneers sustainable aerospace for a safe and united world. The Company constantly innovates to provide efficient and technologically-advanced solutions in aerospace, defence, and connected services. In commercial aircraft, Airbus offers modern and fuel-efficient airliners and associated services. Airbus is also a European leader in defence and security and one of the world's leading space businesses. In helicopters, Airbus provides the most efficient civil and military rotorcraft solutions and services worldwide.

Job Description

For our future challenges in design, modelling and assessment of Mission System Concepts for the Future Combat Air Systems (FCAS) we are looking for a FCAS Mission System Development Engineer.

Shape with us the future of Airbus Defence and Space and become a member of the Mission Systems team within the Future Projects Organization.

FCAS – Shaping the future European Air Power

FCAS has the potential to become a future key pillar to secure the sovereignty of Europe, strategically, technologically, and industrially! With Spain joining the Franco-German cooperation, the programme took an important step towards its Europeanization. As FCAS is much more than “just” a new Fighter, but an integrated & combined system-of-system including existing and future platforms and tools, the programme will integrate a wide range of the Airbus DS portfolio and competencies.

Become part of the presumably most important defence programme of the next decades.

Job Description:

Contribution to the conceptual / preliminary design and System Engineering of Mission Systems related architectures for manned and unmanned FCAS assets, specifically performing the following tasks:

  • Contribution to the identification, description and evaluation of respective customer requirements

  • Execution of the design, development and evaluation of System elements or Sub-System concepts for simulation or prototyping

  • Execution of trade off analysis and support to system concept assessment

  • Contribution to the performance of software based system modelling and characterization applying MBSE methodology

  • Generation of software codes representing system functions or behavior for system capability modelling

  • Contribution to the preparation and performance of setting up simulations and demonstrations

  • Contribution to the documentation and presentation of work progress and results in front of internal and external customers

Skills and Knowledge:

  • Engineering Master degree in Information Technology, Computing or Electronics

  • More than two years experience in avionics or mission systems engineering

  • Good programming skills in C, C++, Python, JAVA including compiling and scripting on LINUX based operating systems

  • Initial experiences in software development tools and processes

  • Initial experiences in applying Model Based System Engineering tools, processes and framework

  • Initial experiences applying agile methodology in engineering activities

  • Basic knowledge in the area of autonomous mission planning and execution

  • Basic knowledge in mobile communication and network systems

  • Basic knowledge in data base programs, e.g. DOORS

  • Initial understanding about mission system architectures and elements

  • First experience in requirements generation and validation

  • Experience in Microsoft Office, Windows and Linux applications

  • Highly motivated, autonomously and flexible working on different topics, open minded for daily challenges and innovations

  • Team Player

  • Fluent English

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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