Digitisation Support Engineer

Safran

Digitisation Support Engineer

Salary Not Specified

Safran, Gloucester

  • Full time
  • Permanent
  • Onsite working

Posted 1 week ago, 15 May | Get your application in now before you miss out!

Closing date: Closing date not specified

job Ref: bfd1dd592ee24fe8b9b4110d04d75fe7

Full Job Description

Our Maintenance Repair and Overhaul (MRO) organisation partner with a range of global customers, working closely with major airlines such as British Airways, easyJet, Wizz Air, Iberia, Vueling, Air Canada, Etihad and Qatar.

What will I be doing?

Reporting to the Continuous improvement & Engineering Manager, working closely with Operations, CI and Engineering teams to develop, prepare and analyse generated data to aid performance improvement. Supporting & delivering long-term digitisation of operations tools & activities. Working with internal customers across local site & other Safran sites, liaising directly but not exclusively with CI/Engineering, Digitisation/OT & IS departments to aid development, deployment and standardisation of digital operational tools.,

  • Responsible for the development of data analysis material and reporting to support performance improvement across internal functions

  • Develop digital tools to aid production planning, prioritisation & work in progress management. Focus on automated visual data

  • Evaluating business processes, anticipating requirements, uncovering areas for improvement, and supporting the implementation of solutions

  • Analysis of data and developing reports to support the achievement of customer on time delivery. Also responsible for maintaining and updating specific reports in line with key deadlines

  • Analyse internal performance data in order to identify trends and highlight improvement actions required across functions to support customer satisfaction targets

  • Follow up with internal functions on identified improvement actions and report progress to key stakeholders

  • Review all of the data management activities across the Business and identify process improvements to give greater efficiency

  • Ensure standard work is in place and maintained for the compilation of all reports

    Previous knowledge of SQL, API connections, Power Bi & SaaS applications is essential

  • Previous knowledge of production planning tools, OPEX, PAC, MPS & SQCDPI, Razor & C++ are desirable

  • Proven experience of data analysis and reporting to a senior level

  • Can demonstrate the ability to interrogate complex data, identify trends and determine required improvement actions

  • Self-motivator with an inquisitive, tenacious nature, together with strong problem solving skills

  • Ability to influence others to implement performance improvement recommendations

  • Highly developed computer skills in MS Office applications and Power BI are essential

  • Excellent communication and presentation skills

  • Excellent organisational skills, able to manage multiple business reporting requirements

  • A working knowledge of ERP/MRP systems and processes

    Safran Landing Systems is the world leader in aircraft landing and braking systems and is at the forefront of contributing to safer, more sustainable aviation for current and future generations., Our Gloucester site is a centre of excellence, dedicated to the maintenance, repair and overhaul of landing gears and associated components for civil, military and helicopter aircraft. With over 220 employees, the team support the overhaul of more than 350 legs per year, with a dedicated team of engineers to support customers on-wing when issues emerge in service.


  • Our employees are at the heart of our success, as we work together for our sustainable future. There are four people fundamentals that underpin life at Safran:

  • We believe in and promote diversity and inclusion as key values across our business

  • We develop our colleagues skills and build opportunities so you can shape our future

  • We create a trustworthy work place to support you, as you dare to act and innovate

  • We encourage collaboration and mutual support for you and your colleagues, Safran is an international high-technology group, operating in the aviation (propulsion, equipment and interiors), defence and space markets. Its core purpose is to contribute to a safer, more sustainable world, where air transport is more environmentally friendly, comfortable and accessible. Safran has a global presence, with 83,000 employees and sales of 19 billion euros in 2022 and holds, alone or in partnership, world or regional leadership positions in its core markets. Safran undertakes research and development programs to maintain the environmental priorities of its R&T and innovation roadmap.


  • Safran ranks among Forbes magazine's Top 30 best employers in the world.

    Safran Landing Systems is the world leader in aircraft landing and braking systems. The company has partnerships with 20 airframers in civil, regional, commercial and military transport, and supports 27,000 aircraft.

    Safran Landing Systems Services offers a range of benefits to support you in and out of the workplace:

  • We work a shorter day on a Friday!

  • 25 days holiday + UK Bank Holidays, plus the option to buy and sell holiday

  • Annual bonus & Share scheme options

  • Pension scheme (up to 8% match) and life assurance (4x salary)

  • Benefits portal - health and wellbeing, lifestyle, technology and self-development courses

  • On-site parking, self-service restaurant and chill-out area with games

  • Involvement in STEM and community activities, inter-company sporting events and wellbeing initiatives


  • What's my next step?

    Please apply by uploading a CV and cover letter, and if your experience matches what we're looking for, one of our recruitment team will give you a call

    Diversity & Inclusion

    We want Safran Landing Systems to be a workplace where everyone feels valued, can be themselves and know they can reach their full potential. We embrace and celebrate our differences through various initiatives and support colleagues through a number of staff networks.

    We're committed to building a strong, diverse workforce and making Safran Landing Systems an inclusive place to work.