Ground Support Systems Technical Support - ETT

Publish Date
11 Oct 2018
Airbus Defence and Space
Getafe ESP
Reference Code
10427797 LS EN EXT 1
Interest Group
Professional staff - engineer
Functional Area
Customer Engineering&Technical Support&Services
Contract Type
Agency contract
Working Time
Full time
Work Experience
Early career (2 to 3 years of experience)

Ground Support Systems Technical Support - ETT

Airbus Defence and Space Getafe (ex Cassidian)

Airbus Defence and Space is a division of Airbus formed by combining the business activities of Cassidian, Astrium and Airbus Military. The new division is Europe's number one defence and space enterprise, the second largest space business worldwide and among the top ten global defence enterprises. It employs some 40,000 employees generating revenues of approximately €14 billion per year.

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

Provide technical and functional support in the project management activities of the area of Support Systems in Customer Services for the Ground Support Systems of the different platforms.

The technical and functional support requires aircraft specific knowledge as well as product life cycle understanding to be applicable in the definition and execution of the related projects.

Tasks & accountabilities

In-Service Support by providing technical and functional performing project activities in the following aspects:
# Technical Requirement Management (Capture, Definition, Follow-up, etc…)
# Definition of business and operational procedures in coordination with Engineering
# Support to the project manager in the project quotation, planning, and control
# Support to the project manager in the coordination activities that involve several areas of the company as well as the customer
# Ground Support Systems (GSS) management: Engineering Support System (ESS) / Mission Support system (MSS) / Ground Loading Unit (GLU)
# Management and relationship with suppliers / customers internally and externally
# Installation, commissioning, support and administration from the operating system to any complex architecture / application (eg GSS)
Knowledge Management & Communication in the following context:
# Promotes Information / Knowledge Management initiatives. Responsible for the technical definition and supervisor of the development and maintenance
of tools for the management of information / knowledge in the Customer Information Services Department
# Support in the coordination with the rest of the Domains and Directorates the training activities to the Customer Services Management personnel for
knowledge and use of these tools

# Health and Usage Monitoring System & Predictive Maintenance for MRTT, C-295 (Fixed Wing Search and Rescue - Canada)

# Engineering Support Systems for Eurofighter

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.

Required skills

We are looking for candidates with the following skills and experience:

  • Educated to Aeronautical, Industrial or Computer Engineering degree.
  • Knowledge or experience in airplane maintenance and Ground Support System.
  • Doors programs.
  • Microsoft Office. Competent.
  • Advanced level in English.


Airbus (Commercial Aircraft), Airbus Helicopters, Airbus Defence and Space
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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.

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.

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