Engineering Group leader - Systems Engineering


Key information

Architecture and systems engineering
Research, design and development
Professional, Engineer & Manager
Gloucester, England, UK
Regular Full time, Full-time

Job description

As our activity within landing systems continues to increase, the people we employ within our business are critical to the delivery of these programmes of work.

Due to internal promotion we are pleased to be recruiting for someone to join us as Engineering Group Leader for our systems team.

As an EGL, you will have responsibility for the team that are contributing to development projects, supporting in-service products and research and technology which is key to our success.

If you are looking for the opportunity to develop and progress within a company that can offer you wider opportunities, then this is the role for you.


Job requirements

The key thing we are looking for is someone with a strong systems engineering capability who has had experience in the aerospace industry covering development programmes for hydro-mechanical systems.

You'll have experience in ARP4754, with experience in safety and reliability and ARP4761, hydraulic /electrical systems being highly advantageous.

It's not just about the technical, we are also looking for the softer skills. To be successful in the role you will be a self-starter with the ability to define tasks, manage the team's workload and be responsible for meeting priorities. You are confident in making decisions and prioritising, and are also a people person who is able to engage and communicate to internal and external stakeholders with confidence.

You'll ideally have supervisory/coaching experience, however, if this is an area that you'd like to develop into, we can certainly consider your application!

Still interested? We would be delighted to hear from you. Please click to apply and upload your CV.

Offers of employment will be subject to a relevant level of company security vetting, which will include a criminal record check

Specificity of the job

Some travel may be required

Company information

Safran Landing Systems

Safran is an international high-technology group, operating in the aircraft propulsion and equipment, space and defense markets. Safran has a global presence, with more than 92,000 employees and sales of 21 billion euros in 2018. Working alone or in partnership, Safran holds world or European leadership positions in its core markets. Safran undertakes Research & Development programs to meet fast-changing market requirements, with total R&D expenditures of around 1.5 billion euros in 2018.

Safran is ranked among the Top 100 Global Innovators by Thomson Reuters and is featured on the "Happy at work" rankings. The Group places fourth on the Universum ranking for the favorite companies of newly-qualified engineers in France.

Safran Landing Systems is the world leader of aircraft landing and braking systems. The company has partnerships with 30 airframers in civil, regional, commercial and military transport, and supports 27,000 aircraft that operate around 70,000 landings daily.

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