Programme Chief Engineer

Employer: SAFRAN
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We have an new and exciting opportunity to be a member of the Programme Chief Engineers organisation, your key activities in this role will be to:

• Be the engineering representative in the programme team

• Ensure technical authority for the program(s) is in place

• Ensure technical interface with customers (Airframers, MROs, Airlines..)

• Liaise with other operational functions for all technical aspects internally to Safran LS

organisation: Programme, Production, Purchasing, Customer Support, Quality

During the development phase of the programme you would be involved in:

• Conducting design, development, industrialisation and qualification of landing gear structures and systems to meet performance, costs (NRC & RC on a standard basis that has to defined and agreed with the program manager) and schedule objectives.

For activity dealing with the fleet in-service you would be involved in:

• Managing design modifications resulting from customer changes, maturity issues encountered in service or in production as well as actions needed for cost reductions.

• Defining and implementing all action plans ensuring airworthiness.

• Managing configuration

• Ensuring that non conformities and repair activities are addressed in accordance with Safran LS performance commitments and needs

• Implementing all action plans ensuring Products Improvement.

• Ensuring Programme performance on Repairs process.

Candidate skills & requirements

The successful applicant should be able to demonstrate competence in the following areas:

- Mechanical – Systems engineering

- Product knowledge

- Certification & Airworthiness requirements

- Aeronautical systems

- Aircraft specifications

- Company procedures and processes

- Programme and Project-management skills

- Communication skills

- Customer mindset

- Decision-making

- Leadership

- People Management skills

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