As a proven leader in the global aerospace sector, Airbus designs, produces and delivers innovative solutions with the aim to create a better-connected, safer and more prosperous world. These cutting-edge products and services – which span the commercial aircraft, helicopter, defence, security and space segments – benefit from our wide-ranging expertise and continued emphasis on innovation.
In Finland, Airbus Defence and Space Oy employs around 370 people in Helsinki and Jyväskylä. Most of our employees work in Secure Land Communications (SLC) business unit, which offers advanced communication and collaboration solutions, compliant with the highest standards of security and reliability, both for mission and business critical users. We help our customers in public safety organisations such as police, defence, fire & rescue, healthcare & hospitals, airports, transportation, oil & gas, and utilities, collaborate in a smart and secure manner. While offering hybrid solutions to support our customers on a smooth evolution path, we are playing an active role in shaping future communications and collaborations technology and setting the ground for new standards.
We are now looking for a Electronics Engineer to join our Component Engineering team in the Helsinki office. Your role covers several interesting topics like the R&D support, components and suppliers’ selection, the components database management, component availability topics and maintaining component supplier relations. This position requires good knowledge on electronics components, general knowledge on mechanics and good communication skills. Previous work experience from electronics design work is preferred. Experience from sales, purchase or quality are highly valued, but not mandatory. Agile and communicative working style, advanced English and Finnish language skills as well as ability to work with multicultural teams, colleagues, suppliers and industrial partners, are needed.
Main role and responsibilities
- Supporting R&D and interfacing with suppliers for new components' selection (mostly electronics: radio, logic, telecom)
- Supporting the manufacturing and supply chain to address components' quality and availability issues
- Supporting the project buyers in the price negotiations by performing cost analysis
- Implementing and maintaining the components coding structure and documents in the product database
- Maintaining and enforcing relevant regulations and standards e.g. REACH, RoHS and CE marking
- Monitoring the component market and keep tracking the end of life notifications, meanwhile, checking and proposing new alternatives
- Participating in new suppliers’ selections and keeping in touch with existing ones.
What we offer
We offer you the benefits of a large company as well as many opportunities for personal development. Our employees have a tailored development plan to support their professional growth. We also have a wide range of remote training modules to ensure learning. In addition, we offer you e.g. comprehensive occupational healthcare, lunch and flex benefit and a supportive working community where you are appreciated just the way you are.
The position is permanent, hybrid remote and will start as agreed. The position also requires basic security clearance approval from Finnish authorities. To apply please send your CV, cover letter and salary expectation via the link below by April 10th.
Choose a workplace that offers truly meaningful work!
Secure our society: Airbus operates within an industry that is crucial for common safety. As we help e.g. authorities to perform in a secure and collaborative way, the work we do is meaningful for our society.
You’ll have an impact: due to the nature of our industry, our products need to be 100% secure. All our employees play a key role in making that happen.
Great colleagues: our work community is truly international, flexible, inclusive and very supportive. We take pride in working together and appreciate our employees just the way they are.
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About Airbus Finland
Airbus Defence and Space Oy is part of Secure Land Communications Programme Line of Airbus Defence and Space. Secure Land Communications (SLC) develops, installs and maintains secure hybrid networks, professional and land mobile radio (PMR/LMR) networks and devices based on TETRA, Tetrapol and 4G / 5G technologies. We offer a wide range of radio solutions and devices for customers worldwide. The programme line employs nearly 1150 people in 17 countries.
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