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 Product Business Management Trainee to join our team in our Jyväskylä office. This is your chance to get a comprehensive view and learning of international business with our customers in the middle of transition towards new technologies and business models. You will be part of the Product Business Management team and get to work closely with team members in Jyväskylä, Helsinki and France.
You get to work with meaningful tasks
You will be working together with experienced colleagues around various product portfolio management tasks like researching the target market, performing competitor benchmarking and supporting early phase activities for new business initiatives. In addition, you will contribute in preparing product marketing material and supporting product releasing. You will also have the possibility of refining product management related processes and tool improvements together with other stakeholders.
What we expect of you
You are aiming for a university degree in business, science or engineering and you have preferably completed a major part of your studies and will start your thesis work in the near future.
Airbus is committed to offering students meaningful work experience in the early stages of their career so please note that our trainees need to have a student status throughout their employment. We value the following things in a candidate: good technical or business understanding of modern SW technologies/mobile applications/smart devices and related ecosystems, interest in marketing and product management areas, as well as sufficient presentation and documentation skills. In addition, basic knowledge on Agile/Lean methods is needed.
A fluent English language skill is a prerequisite and other languages are seen as an advantage. We expect you to be able to work with the team and network with other stakeholders. This position also requires an ability to work independently on agreed tasks and willingness to work with people from different cultures. If you’re eager to learn and develop a career in product management, we want to hear from you!
The duration of the trainee period is 3-4 months and will start as agreed for summer 2023. The position is full-time during summer 2023 and possibility to continue part-time after that can be discussed during summer time.
The position requires basic security clearance approval from Finnish authorities.
Please apply by sending your CV and cover letter via the link below by 31st of January 2023.
We aim to conclude 1 round of interviews with the candidates we see are best suitable for the position. Possible changes in the recruitment process structure will be informed to the applicants.
About our Trainee Programme
After your trainee experience at Airbus you’ll have a comprehensive understanding of your function’s activities as well as practical knowledge and know-how that will help you build a strong ground for your professional career. Our current and former trainees have appreciated the learning opportunities and meaningful work tasks our trainee programme offers.
As our trainee, you get to be part of a community of like-minded colleagues. Since our working atmosphere is truly international, you will have the chance to brush up on your language skills and work with people from various backgrounds. We provide insights to our business with regular informative pop-ups and organize fun after work activities.
Our trainees are offered a salary based on recommendations and student credits, meaning that you have the possibility to increase your salary when your studies proceed. In addition, we provide benefits such as lunch and sports & culture benefit, comprehensive occupational health care and a supportive working community where you are appreciated just the way you are.
Want to know more?
We are happy to give you more information about this position! Feel free to contact Marko Nurro, Solution Business Manager, (+358 40 774 7235) during 11th of January between 14-16 and 27th of January between 9-11.
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