Technical and Engineering, Engineering general

Landing Gear Systems Engineer

Last updated: 5 months ago
Expires: 3 months ago
Job Role:
Technical and Engineering, Engineering general
Aircraft type:
United Kingdom

Job description

Role Overview

The Airbus Landing Gear Centre of Engineering is looking for new team members to join them at their Bristol Office in Filton as a Landing Gear Engineer. We are looking for people with experience across a range of disciplines, control systems hardware and software. The role is focussed on A350 Braking and Steering Control System. With product Safety always in mind, these activities will include support to new equipment / systems design, upgrades to existing systems, addition of new functions and resolving existing issues to systems and equipment.

Day-to-day you will be interfacing with other Engineers, other parts of our business such as Customer Support and Procurement and our vendors. We are an inclusive team inside a larger department who believe that working across aircraft programmes, skill groups and countries makes us stronger! We welcome applications from someone looking for a new challenge and wants opportunities to progress in the future.

Don't worry if you do not have specific landing gear experience. We are looking for talented systems engineers who are passionate about what they do and can apply their knowledge and experience to develop safe, reliable but innovative solutions.


  • Involvement in and leading changes to systems functionality, software and hardware changes including hydraulic equipment design.
  • Ensuring that the delivery of each activity meets safety and technical needs with robust adherence to system processes and leading the development of the system to meet the product needs.
  • Interfacing with the Systems Certification Specialist and technical signatories to ensure compliance to certification requirements and methodology.
  • Ensuring adherence to budget and schedule for each activity; managing and mitigating risks / opportunities and communicating in a timely manner.
  • Managing the offloading of activities to sub-contract suppliers.
  • Proactively problem-solving issues and ensuring the maturity of the product is maintained.
  • This job requires an awareness of any potential compliance risks and a commitment to act with integrity.
  • This is the foundation for our Company's success, reputation and sustainable growth.

Skill Set


  • Be able to demonstrate strong communication skills with fluency in both verbal and written English.
  • 5-10 years experience minimum in preferably at least 2 LG Systems (LGERS, BSCS, LGMS). Structures (MLG, NLG) background optional as a bonus.
  • Pragmatic and technically oriented engineer required to solve and answers short term driven (in service queries)

Guidant Global (Airbus) is acting as an Employment Business in relation to this vacancy.


landing gear, systems