🚀 Internship

• Starts Aug 13

Landing Gear Business Operations Placement (12 months)



17d ago

🚀 Placement Program


🤑 £20.6k
Rolling basis


Are you looking for the ideal start to your career with an exciting, global company? Are you passionate about engineering or shaping the future of our business? If so, joining Landing gear within the Airbus Internship Programme could be the ideal start to your career.

Landing Gear engineering is part of the Systems Centre of Competence (CoC), providing Airbus Commercial with excellence in Landing Gear definition, integration, engineering solutions, industrial and in-service support. A significant proportion of Landing Gear activities are focused on aircraft programmes including A350XWB, A320 family, A330 family and A380 aircraft, but there is also significant focus on Research & Technology (R&T) for future aircraft development, capability/tool development and data science, as a result work activities are varied and interesting.

We collaborate with other business functions to deliver on programmes and maintain technical excellence for Landing Gear topics:

  • Landing systems definition and vendor management for new programmes, incremental developments and to support continuous product development.
  • Integration, evolution, application and maturity of Landing Gear development processes, through state of the art simulations and data analytics technologies.
  • Proactive product support for industrialisation, production and in-service.
  • Execution of product, technology and innovation strategies to deliver Landing Gear related Research and Technology (R&T) for future and current Airbus products.
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Area of Responsibilities



The role will require strong business or project management and analytical skills in order to be able to support the Business Operations team. The successful candidate may be required to work with teams throughout the different Airbus functions and will gain a good understanding of the wider business outside of Landing Gear.You will be given the opportunity to work alongside an experienced business management team across a broad scope of topics including:Financial / Workload Planning.Resource Management.Project & Performance Management.Change Management.People Development / Competence Development.Knowledge Management.Data Governance / Export Control.Methods & Tools.We look to tailor the work you will be involved in based on your previous experience, interests and development needs to maximise the value you can add to the business.You will have the opportunity to collaborate or lead improvement projects, as well as working autonomously throughout the duration of your internship.
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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.Our placements are open to Undergraduates only. Therefore it is mandatory for candidates to be an undergraduate for the whole duration of the placement.Successful candidates will be able to demonstrate:Degrees are highly relevant to Landing Gear CoC Engineering: Operations Management, Business / Business Management, Project Managemen, Economics / Finance, Computer Science; Computer Engineering; Information Technology, Digital technology, Data Science and Analytics.Project Management experience.Knowledge of google sheets and data analysis and manipulation.A keen interest in emerging technologies.Excellent interpersonal, communication (both verbal and written) & collaborative skills.Excited to work in a dynamic and changing environment.Ability to work autonomously and as part of a team.Curious and innovative with a willingness to challenge the norm / continuously improve Desirable attributes.The philosophy of the team is to provide a challenging, exciting and rewarding working experience for all of our people. So we welcome you to the team and hope you enjoy the highly diverse and challenging world of Landing Gear.*Please ensure you include a cover letter*
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