Flight Operations Engineer – Aircraft Performance

5-7 years
a month ago
Job Description

Job Description


The Flight Operations Engineer Aircraft Performance is in charge of defining the relevant Flight Operations Standards by providing support, training and services on operational performance subjects to Airbus and other OEM Operators. He/She works in close cooperation with the Airbus Flight Operations Support & Training Standards department (STL) and NAVBLUE dealing with aircraft performance services and associated software development and training.

Duties & Responsibilities

  • Take part of the authoring and the update of performance data published in flight operations manuals (FCOM, FCTM, QRH, AFM, MMEL) upon STL requests
  • Manage aircraft configuration to ensure coverage of individual aircraft definition in relevant flight operations manuals
  • Answer to customer queries on aircraft performance subjects and performance operational software (Performance Engineer Program (PEP), FlySmart+ Performance Modules) upon STL requests
  • In charge of functional test for the new version of performance operational software (Performance Engineer Program (PEP), FlySmart+ Performance Modules)
  • Provide Flight Operations training sessions on performance subjects for the whole Airbus fleet to the operators
  • Provide performance studies and analysis for support to Flight Operations Standards or Aircraft Design, upon STL requests
  • Provide aircraft performance calculation and performance data to the operators in the frame of Flight Operations Services

CORE JOB Requirement

  • Bachelor degree or Master degree in aeronautical engineering
  • At least 5 years of experience in airline operations or equivalent
  • Advanced level of communication skills in English
  • Operational aircraft performance knowledge
  • Familiar with an international and multifunctional environment
  • Project management knowledge
  • Coaching and Training skills
  • Presentation skills
  • Ability to organize and manage multiple priorities
  • Good customer service mindset
  • Good team player and able to work independently

This job requires an awareness of any potential compliance risks and a commitment to act with integrity, as the foundation for the Company's success, reputation and sustainable growth.


Airbus Flight Operations Services Limited

Employment Type


Experience Level


Job Family

Customer Flight/Mission & Ops Support

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operational aircraft performance knowledge
coaching and training skills
project management knowledge

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