IT System Architect - Electrical Systems (d/f/m)

Hamburg, Germany
TypeScript C# Go AWS MongoDB Java Azure Python SQL PostgreSQL MySQL Cassandra Redis GCP

Job Description:

Are you passionate about IT & digitalization, experienced in complex IT environments and application development techniques? 

An opportunity for an IT System Architect - Electrical Systems (d/f/m) in the context of Aircraft and Electrical Systems has arisen within Airbus Commercial. If you consider that these concepts: Product Lifecycle Management (PLM), Application Lifecycle Management (ALM), Lean/ Agile are valuable as we do, you might be the right person for this role. Within the IM "Technology services" domain, you will belong to the multifunctional team of Aircraft and Electrical Systems. You will be welcomed in an empowered team where teamwork and respect are key values! 

This role is also available with reduced weekly hours and an adapted scope of tasks.

Your location

You will be working at the largest production site for civil aircraft situated in Hamburg. Its location on the southern banks of the river Elbe includes the option to commute by ferry. Experience the special flair of Hamburg in your spare time where vibrant cosmopolitan culture meets nautic legacy.

Your benefits

  • Attractive salary and special payments

  • 30 days holidays and extra days-off for special occasions

  • Special benefits: employer-funded pension, employee stock options, discounted car leasing, special conditions for insurances, transportation subsidy, employee benefits at cooperating companies

  • On-site-facilities: Kindergarten close to the site, medical officer for check-ups and other health-related services, canteen and cafeteria

  • At Airbus, our purpose is to pioneer sustainable aviation for a safe & united world. To do so, we have the ambition to develop the world’s first zero-emission commercial aircraft by 2035. We offer you the unique opportunity to build up the innovative IT services of the future that will enable Airbus to achieve our ambitious sustainable aircraft 

  • Learning & development opportunities through our Airbus academies (e.g. Digital Academy, Programme & Project Management Academy, etc), Communities of Practice, Airbus Leadership University and our ever-enriching catalogue of online and face-to-face courses including specific certifications recognized inside & outside Airbus e.g. Cloud certification (AWS for Amazon Web Services, GCP for Google Cloud Platform)

Your tasks and responsibilities

  • You will analyse and translate business needs into information and technical requirements matching the architectural blueprint

  • You will secure the integration of solutions across applications, systems and platforms to achieve business objectives

  • You will ensure consistency across IT products

  • You will anticipate future needs and possible electrical solutions, from concept analysis up to feasibility by defining, developing and certifying them

  • You will participate in and support electrical strategy and technical roadmaps

  • You will ensure services are provided by effective & efficient liaising with external service providers

  • You will be accountable for the design quality and delivery commitment towards customers

  • You will develop and improve technology services strategy and standards taking into account Airbus Group integration and business development (Program, Operations, Extended Enterprise, Export Control, Cyber Security, Activity ramp-up)

Desired skills and qualifications

  • You bring a passion for multi-cultural collaboration working within large scaled agile teams and you have a quality, customer and security-first mindset.

  • You have solid experience in leading the technical design and development of modern IT solutions.

  • You have a proven track record of delivering software solutions using continuous integration and continuous deployment techniques to a cloud based environment.

  • You are well able to abstract, present and explain technical decisions and solutions to an international diverse audience from different business backgrounds.

  • You are strongly familiar with at least one cloud hyperscaler (AWS / Azure / GCP).

  • You have a strong technical data management background with knowledge in at least one relational (PostgreSQL/ MySQL / MS SQL) and NoSQL database system (Cassandra / MongoDB / Redis / Neo4j).

  • You bring a strong technical software development background with knowledge in at least one programming language (Typescript / Python / Java / C# / Go).

  • You are able to design and optimise application architecture focussing on performance, maintainability and testability.

  • You bring knowledge in Computer Aided Design Applications (Dassault CATIA / Dassault 3DX / Siemens NX / Siemens Capital).

  • Ideally, you already bring domain knowledge in electrical harness, circuit design or in aeronautics.

  • You are fluent in English. 

Business Travels

This role will involve some travels for business and as such you must be able to travel accordingly. Current estimation is once every 1-2 months.

Not a 100% match? No worries! Airbus supports your personal growth with customized development solutions.

You can complete your application online providing your CV, salary expectation and notice period. Take your career to a new level and apply online now! 

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.


Airbus Operations GmbH

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