Antennas Systems Engineering

Publish Date
08 Nov 2018
Airbus Defence and Space
Getafe ESP
Reference Code
10432027 NP EN EXT 1
Interest Group
Professional staff - engineer
Functional Area
Elec.Electron.&Electromag., Optics&Optron.
Contract Type
Fixed-term contract
Working Time
Full time
Work Experience
Confirmed (3+ to 5 years of experience)

Antennas Systems Engineering

Airbus Defence and Space Getafe (ex Airbus Military)

Airbus Defence and Space is a division of Airbus Group formed by combining the business activities of Cassidian, Astrium and Airbus Military. The new division is Europe’s number one defense and space enterprise, the second largest space business worldwide and among the top ten global defense 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

A position as Antennas Systems Engineering within Airbus Defence & Space in Getafe (Madrid). The successful applicant will join TEAYX-TL1 department.

Tasks & accountabilities

The main accountabilities of this position will be the following:

  • Specification, selection, qualification and certification of airborne antenna systems, radomes (only radio-electrical part) and RF (radio frequency) components
  • Supplier follow-up for Antenna systems, transmission lines, RF components and radomes
  • Support to antenna, transmission lines and radomes design activities
  • Support to Systems, Airworthiness, Design and Production organizations
  • Design of on-aircraft antenna sitting and definition of antenna installation requirements
  • Computation and analysis of installed antenna performances (radiation patterns and coverages)
  • RF interoperability studies between systems co-installed on aircraft
  • Definition of Ground and Flight Test requirements
  • Definition of ground and flight test requirements
  • Data Link prediction
  • Validation of installed antenna performances
  • Support to in-service issues and Product and Flight Safety occurrences

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 or Industrial Engineering degree or a related discipline.(3 to 5 years)
  • Strong interpersonal and communication skills.
  • Able to propose new ideas
  • English :Advanced
  • Spanish :Advanced


Airbus (Commercial Aircraft), Airbus Helicopters, Airbus Defence and Space
approx. 6,900
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Contact Data

Please apply on line for this vacancy using your eRecruiting profile with your CV attached. In case you have any further questions, please contact: The Airbus Group Recruitment Centre.

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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