Airbus Defence and Space Stevenage
Airbus is a global leader in aeronautics, space and related services. In 2017, it generated revenues of € 67 billion and employed a workforce of around 130,000. Airbus offers the most comprehensive range of passenger airliners from 100 to more than 600 seats. Airbus is also a European leader providing tanker, combat, transport and mission aircraft, as well as Europe's number one space enterprise and the world's second largest space business. 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
Do you come from an IM / IT background with an interest in Engineering? Interested in learning about big data? Looking to work for a stable and corporate company? Then this is the role for you!
Information Management (IM) delivers the expertise, technology and equipment for Airbus Space and Aerospace products – We make it fly!
IM is transforming and evolving but, we need even more talented people who can make a real difference to how we support, enable and deliver a diverse range of technological solutions and services to our customers.
As part of our transformation the new operating model is oriented around multi-functional, agile teams working with the business and developing our digital capabilities. What does this mean for you? A role in IM is an opportunity for you to grow and to develop your career in a progressive and innovative environment.
Our people the teams they work in and the values embedded in IM, are driving this change and you could be part of that too.
As an Information System Architect, you will be working with the Engineering solutions architecture team, of 6, specializing in the information systems for the engineering of Airbus Defence & Space products. We are at the crossroad of enterprise architecture, innovations groups and the engineering business. We take care of the compliance to the security governance to protect Airbus Defence and Space know-how. We ensure to find the best solution to meet the requirements, functional and non-functional.
You'll know about products engineering and foresee the next generation of information system that will bring the engineering practices to a new era. This role will suit someone from an Engineering background who is a current Architect or who has design and architectural duties and is looking for the next step.
This role will involve some travel for business (5 times a year in Europe) and as such you must be able to travel accordingly
This position will require a security clearance or will require being eligible for clearance by the recognised authorities.
¤ Participates in all phases of the system development life cycle including research and design, development, testing, implementation and support
¤ Capture and analyse functional and non-functional requirements
¤ Design the corresponding architecture, following the enterprise architecture guidelines and security principles
¤ Define models, including solution patterns, to guide solution decisions. Define policies, standards and guidelines that direct the selection, development, implementation and use of Information Technology within the organization. Evangelise architecture practices
¤ Aligns architecture strategy with the organization's business goals and long- term strategic planning for the organization's Information systems
¤ Actively and efficiently collaborate with Enterprise architecture, Security, Infrastructure, Innovations and technology experts teams to deliver the highest quality solutions via cutting edge technologies
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.
¤ Background within the Engineering industry
¤ Knowledge and experience in big data, data lakes, data analytics, machine learning and/or artificial intelligence
¤ Knowledge of the engineering processes: Physical Design, Functional and software design, system engineering or configuration management
¤ Communication skills and ability to work within a team (with colleagues from Germany, France, UK and Spain)
Any experience in the following would be an advantage, but NOT essential as training will be provided:
¤ Project management / coordination
¤ An interest and willingness to learn big data, data analytics or artificial intelligence (AI)
¤ Architecture knowledge of Product lifecycle management (PLM) or Application lifecycle management (ALM) or System Engineering
¤ TOGAF certification or equivalent, alternatively experience in Model Based System Engineering (MBSE)
Constructeur aéronautique, Airbus est aujourd’hui le leader mondial de la construction d’avions de ligne. Créé à la fin des années 1960 avec le projet A300, lancé à l’initiative de plusieurs pays européens, il fabrique des avions de 100 places (A318) à plus de 500 places (A380). Il appartient au groupe EADS, renommé « Airbus Group » en 2014, et présent sur 170 sites dans le monde. 6000 avions Airbus sont aujourd’hui en exploitation, avec une volonté du constructeur aéronautique de mettre l’accent sur la réduction de l’empreinte carbone (réduction de la quantité de CO2 produite par avion).
Airbus, dont le siège est situé près de Toulouse, compte 59 000 employés dans le monde et 15 sites principaux situés en France, Allemagne, Espagne et Royaume-Uni (ainsi que d’autres sites aux Etats-Unis, en Chine, au Moyen-Orient et au Japon).