Information Technology and Communication (IT/COMs) Senior Engineer - #24924

Airbus


Date: 3 weeks ago
City: Riyadh
Contract type: Full time

Job Description:

Job Summary:
The role of Information Technology and Communication (IT/COMs) Senior Engineer is expected to support the Chief Engineer and the IT/COMs Lead with IT/COMs domain activities related to the life cycle of a large integrated system, deployed at a national level. This system life cycle includes concepts, requirements, design, implementation, verification, deployment, validation, acceptance and maintenance/support. It involves also interaction with the customer and end-user. The role reports to the Head of Engineering (Chief Engineer) and the IT/COMs Lead Engineer. The role is based in Riyadh, but frequent travel to locations in Saudi Arabia is required. Occasional international travel is also expected.


Person Specifications:

  • 10+ years of diverse hands on experience in information technology infrastructure systems and platforms including Networking, Security, Database, Hyper Converged systems, SAN solutions, Backup & Restore, , System management (e.g. deployment & provisioning, monitoring), Data center solutions, etc.
  • Advanced Knowledge of Microsoft product technology and architectures
  • Have extensive experience in designing and managing Microsoft Windows servers systems
  • Advanced knowledge with Microsoft Active Directory Services including DNS, DHCP, and DFS.
  • Advanced Microsoft virtualization services (Hyper-V) - virtual machines and containers
  • Advanced Microsoft Public Key Infrastructure and Microsoft Exchange knowledge
  • Advanced knowledge of Microsoft System Center suite (SCCM, SCOM, SCDPM, SCVMM, SCOrch)
  • Knowledge of other virtualization technologies are welcomed (e.g. KVM, RHEL, VMware)
  • Knowledge of network design, deployment and administration
  • Knowledge of the CISCO technology (switching and routing)
  • Knowledge of Containerization technologies (e.g Kubernetes, OpenShift, Rancher)
  • Hands-on experience with Continuity of Operations/Disaster Recovery architecture and planning.
  • Ability to work in diverse cultural and challenging professional environments
  • Analytical thinking and Strong engineering mindset.
  • Ability to work under pressure and to deadlines
  • Strong listening skills (to understand customer requirements)
  • Strong service orientation and on-time delivery focus
  • Cost, Quality and Time sensitiveness
  • Team player and cooperative
  • Solution oriented
  • Flexible (willingness to travel to remote sensor sites)
  • Bachelor’s Degree in Computer Engineering, IT, Communication or any relevant field.
  • Excellent written, verbal and presentation skills; ability to effectively explain complex technical concepts.
  • Experience with IT/COMs Systems
  • Essential to be fluent in written and spoken English
  • Desirable to be able to communicate in Arabic

Benefitial Qualifications and Experience:

  • Have a strong engineering background working on large integration projects
  • Experience in working with direct interface to the customer
  • Have worked with a broad range of information technology systems e.g. Networking, Storage, Server, Virtualization, System/Network administration etc.
  • Detailed experience in relevant Information Technology and communication solutions.
  • Driving license

Key Result Areas & Areas Of Accountability:

  • Develop parts of IT and communication system design documents and specific artefacts (requirements, tests, etc) in collaboration with the ITC team in Europe.
  • Act as first PoC for IT/COMs technical issues.
  • Develop and review IT/COMs documents (design, installation, administration and user manuals)
  • Develop and review System Acceptance Documents
  • Support System Element Acceptance in EU and Saudi Arabia
  • All the activities are performed in alignment with the IT/COMs team in in Europe Support delivery in time, to quality and within cost of the IT/COMs system
  • Conduct workshops related to IT/COMs CFI (Customer Furnished Items) related to SWAN, WAN, VoIP, External IF, IT/COMs Security and IT2/3.
  • Understanding the needs of stakeholders and conveying them to requirements and solutions, support other domains (e.g. do basic power and cooling calculations to support INFRA Team)
  • Provide support to O&S (in service support) to resolve outstanding tickets assigned to engineering.
  • Technical Procurement Management (internal and external suppliers) for IT/COMs products.
  • Attend all project technical workshops related to IT/COMs
  • Develop layouts in Visio
  • Develop detailed technical presentations
  • Support the handover and training activities to O&S department for IT/COMs components

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.

Company:

Airbus Defence and Space Saudi Limited

Employment Type:

Fixed term

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Experience Level:

Professional

Job Family:

Chief Engineering & Architecture <JF-EN-EA>

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Airbus is committed to achieving workforce diversity and creating an inclusive working environment. We welcome all applications irrespective of social and cultural background, age, gender, disability, sexual orientation or religious belief.

Airbus is, and always has been, committed to equal opportunities for all. As such, we will never ask for any type of monetary exchange in the frame of a recruitment process. Any impersonation of Airbus to do so should be reported to [email protected] .

At Airbus, we support you to work, connect and collaborate more easily and flexibly. Wherever possible, we foster flexible working arrangements to stimulate innovative thinking.

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