Airbus is a global leader in aeronautics, space and related services. In 2016, it generated revenues of € 67 billion and employed a workforce of around 134,000. 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.
A vacancy for an Airborne Wireless IP communication system designer has arisen within Airbus to be based on the Toulouse site in France.
The new airbus services approach called SKYWISE has been officially launched in Le Bourget this year, to support Digital Transformation of the Airlines maintenance and operations.
Skywise is the new Airbus aviation data platform which proposes new services to the Airlines like predictive maintenance, operational services based on data analysis.
Powered by an experienced team and a business driven pioneer spirit, the department is the architect of new on-board and on ground communication architecture & integrated solution that support the overall skywise concept.
The mission of the wireless IP communication and Architect system designer is to define and develop this architecture. He will participate to the technical design and the development of aeronautical IP network architecture.
He will participate to the definition and integration of the ground network design (and the on-board counterpart) to match the safety & security & required performance level according to Airbus systems engineering processes.
The main challenge will be to bring his own experience and to apply it to aeronautical system development projects. These projects are in the frame of the aircraft connectivity, which is a rapidly growing and moving field, with high interest from our customers.
As the successful candidate your main activities will include:
* Overall telecom architecture definition
* ground IP network architecture definition,
* coherence check between on-board systems, and ground network (end-to-end, between embedded systems and ground network)
* Detailed wireless systems definition ((Cellular 3G/4G, Wifi)
* Certification of the product with the authorities,
* and In Service follow-up.
In this position, you will develop a strong experience in:
As the successful candidate you will be able to demonstrate some or all of the following skills and competencies:
¤ Degree in Aeronautical or Telecom engineering (or equivalent)
¤ Cellular 3G/4G network and Wifi network, in terms of design and performances.
¤ IP network architecture and IP protocols.
¤ Air traffic management knowledge would be a plus.
¤ Aircraft system engineering skills would be a plus
¤ Creativity, Innovative mindset
¤ Team spirit
¤An advanced level of English is required