Data & Software Engineer Graduate Programme 2021
Airbus is a global leader in aeronautics, space and related services. In 2019 it generated revenues of € 70.5 billion and employed a workforce of around 134,000. Airbus offers the most comprehensive range of passenger airliners. Airbus is also a European leader providing tanker, combat, transport and mission aircraft, as well as one of the world’s leading space companies. 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.
Our UK Graduate Programme provides exceptional graduates the opportunity to master managerial and technical skills. Over the two year period we will offer a combination of both focused formal training, as well as on-the-job learning and the chance to build your professional network.
The programme includes core technical and behavioural training elements that will form an integral part of your learning and help you become familiar with the company and its culture. The training provided will help to ensure you are ready and experienced enough to take the next step of your career following the programme's conclusion.
This role sits within the Data Engineering group at Stevenage. This group is responsible for supporting spacecraft programmes with their data needs. This involves system level design, development, and verification for on-going European Space Agency (ESA) programmes such as Sample Fetch Rover, ExoMars Rover, Solar Orbiter, Sentinel 5P, Biomass. The role will involve working in the area of spacecraft data architecture, management and delivery, within the context of overall System Functional Verification on simulated Test Benches and Tests Benches with Hardware in the loop.
Main activities of the role may include;
- Analysing Use Cases of engineering domains involved in space programmes
- Developing proto-type software solutions for these Use Cases
- Verification & validation of developed software
- Support to main data engineering tooling
- Support to Data Architects
Please note, we love your interest in working for Airbus but we do ask that you make only one application. We encourage you to take time to decide which of our exciting opportunities is right for you and then submit an application that best represents you, your skills and experience in connection with the role you have selected.
- Degree in computer science, software engineering, information technology or related field
- Good working knowledge of Java programming
- Good working knowledge of working with database technology
- Good working knowledge of Gitlab
- Good working knowledge of Jenkins
- SQL, PL/SQL
- Microsoft Access database
- Micro-services & Cloud architecture : Docker, K8s, Kafka
- Web design (UI/UX, CSS)
Please ensure that a covering letter detailing motivations and suitability for this position is included in your application.
The successful candidate will be subject to UK National Security Clearance in order to undertake related work in accordance with business needs.
This role will be based in Stevenage and will receive the full Airbus Defence & Space Graduate programme benefit package including an annual Salary of £27,000, plus a welcome payment of £2,000.