Airbus Operations Ltd.
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.
Description of the job
Innovation is at the heart of our company. A history forged from pioneering new technologies has changed the way we live, travel and interact - and it is this foundation that continues to push the boundaries of what we do. At the Airbus Chief Technology Office (CTO), we believe that contributing to a better, brighter future starts today.
Our mission: focus on breakthrough technologies and disruptive products while employing time constrained demonstrators as principal mechanisms for maturing technologies.
Working at the Airbus Chief Technology Office (CTO) is, to put it simply, something very special indeed. Collaboration, transparency and efficiency are the essential components of our team's culture, propelling us to accomplish the extraordinary.
We have a lot of exciting coming challenges, and we're looking to bring together the brightest multi-disciplinary minds to grow with us and realize the potential of tomorrow! We have a history of facing the future head on, and when it comes to the possibilities of tomorrow - you will find us working on them today.
Airbus Chief Technology Office (CTO). Building the Future of Flight!
The Airbus Chief Technology Office (CTO) is looking for an Artificial Intelligence Research scientist in Filton, Bristol.
Tasks & accountabilities
•Deliver timely high value product, service and business innovations into the aviation market and Airbus operations, in line with Customer drivers.
•Participate in cutting-edge research in artificial intelligence and machine learning applications.
•Develop solutions for real-world, large-scale Aerospace problems.
•Participate in research in statistical methodology and Machine Learning applications.
•Establish effective innovation interfaces and collaborations (internal and external) to Airbus, support and facilitate co-innovation with customers and suppliers, open-innovation and Corporate Venturing.
•Define value target roadmaps for innovations, and coordinate the construction of a balanced Innovation Portfolio.
•Drive the identification and framing of credible Innovation Concepts, and prepare the assessment of concepts for inclusion in the Airbus Innovation Portfolio.
•Define and execute rapid elaboration of selected Innovation Concepts, and deliver proposals ready for Innovation Screening.
•Coordinate the quantification of screened innovations, prepare stakeholders for implementation decisions.
•Prepare, validate and govern the execution of the implementation acceleration plan for achieving the innovation committed value target date and value proposition.
•Prepare, validate and govern the execution of an innovation deployment/support/growth plan for each implemented innovation.
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.
Your Boarding Pass:
•Master degree in Computer Science, related Machine Learning field or equivalent practical experience.
•Experience contributing to research communities and/or efforts, including participation to AI/ML challenges such as Kaggle, etc.
•Experience in any of the following: Computer Vision, Video Processing and Understanding, Image Processing, Speech Recognition, Natural Language Understanding, Machine Learning, Deep Learning, Algorithmic Foundations of Optimization, HCI, Data Mining, AI+Aerospace other Machine.
•Intelligence/Artificial Intelligence related areas.
•Programming experience in one or more of the following: Python, C, C++.
Applications open from 7th August until 4th September 2019.
Salary to be offered - competitive rate.