Airbus Defence and Space Ltd.
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
Start date: July 2019
To stay on top, Airbus recognises the importance of supporting high-achieving and talented undergraduates. We do this through offering challenging internship opportunities during which your skills and potential are fully maximised.
Our internships give a unique insight into potential career paths within Airbus. They are designed so that you can put your theoretical knowledge into practice and gain crucial industry experience. The skills and knowledge you gain will improve your chances of a future role within the Airbus and should benefit your future studies.
Airbus Space and Defence – Intelligence is a leading provider of optical and satellite imagery, geographic information products, software and services delivering geographic information solutions into both private and public sector organisations worldwide. Airbus Defence and Space provides high value-added solutions including satellite data & geographical information acquisition and processing, operational emergency planning systems, geo-information, risk analysis, consultancy, data management and hosting. Primarily, this role is to deliver commercial support to the Customer Service Team with respect to Airbus Defence and Space Software applications within the Public Safety Sector and Hosting Services for Civil Government AgenciesPrivate Sector. The applicant will also carry out software support tasks as part of the Customer Service Team.
Tasks & accountabilities
During this internship, the activities you may undertake will include;
¤ Supporting the Service Manager to ensure that each customer’s maintenance contract renewal documents are accurately compiled and completed.
¤ Raising purchase orders to order software and services from suppliers.
¤ Following up with customers to ensure that signed contracts and purchase orders are received punctually.
¤ Scan and file signed contracts once received.
Software support tasks:
¤ Providing first and second line support; responding to and progressing incidents in accordance with the customer’s Service Level Agreement (SLA).
¤ Updating incident history via the Incident Management software tool.
¤ Undertaking problem identification and resolution involved re-creation of the incident, configuration analysis and/or data investigation.
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.
Please note our Internships are open to Undergraduates only. Therefore it is mandatory for candidates to be an undergraduate for the whole duration of the placement.
Successful candidates will be able to demonstrate the following;
¤ Strong analytical and communication skills.
¤ Good attention to detail
¤ Adaptability to changes in tasks / priorities and able to work under own initiative.
¤ Acquire new skills and knowledge rapidly and share them with others.
¤ Knowledge of or interest in learning ITIL.
Please ensure that a covering letter detailing motivations and suitability for this position is included in your application.
The successful candidate will be subject to UK National Security Clearance in order to undertake related work in accordance with business needs.