Airbus is an international pioneer in the aerospace industry. We are a leader in designing, manufacturing and delivering aerospace products, services and solutions to customers on a global scale. We aim for a better-connected, safer and more prosperous world.
A commercial aircraft manufacturer, with Space and Defence as well as Helicopters Divisions, Airbus is the largest aeronautics and space company in Europe and a worldwide leader.
Airbus has built on its strong European heritage to become truly international with roughly 180 locations and 12,000 direct suppliers globally. The company has aircraft and helicopter final assembly lines across Asia, Europe and the Americas, and has achieved a more than sixfold order book increase since 2000.
What is Aerial?
Aerial brings together drone technology, high-altitude unmanned aircraft, satellite imaging infrastructure and analytical software into one common service offering for the commercial market. Our products give customers the ability to manage assets, support their customers and deliver new services in a new cost effective way leveraging aerial data. Aerial is a new startup division of Airbus, the global aerospace leader. We are building a state of the art and new-to-the-world capability, which will bring value to customers around the world. With applications ranging from disaster response, utility line inspections, insurance risk modeling to agriculture, the global aerial intelligence services market is expected to rapidly grow to $12.6 Billion by 2025 and we are leading the charge.
Why Work for Aerial?
As an autonomous unit within Airbus, we're also a part of one of the world's premier suppliers of aircraft, satellites, and defense hardware. We offer the best of both worlds: the speed, environment, and culture of a startup with the support and financial backing of a global aerospace pioneer. We have the freedom to move quickly, try new things, learn fast, and get products into market efficiently. We have a great team, casual dress code, plenty of snacks, drinks and coffee. Lots of employee engagement activities including happy hours, luncheons, other fun team building activities and incredible contemporary offices at Ponce City Market in the heart of Atlanta. Aerial also offers competitive compensation with the healthcare and PTO benefits of larger companies. In addition we offer 401k and pension plans making it easier to save for the long term.
It is the perfect combination of building innovative technology and products in an agile environment, with excellent support behind you.
Position Summary: Work closely with the engineering team to develop and maintain solutions that enable Airbus Aerial to deliver highly available and scalable software products. Work closely with the engineering team to develop and maintain solutions that enable Airbus Aerial to deliver highly available and scalable software products
Primary Responsibilities: 90 %
Collaborate with Product team to understand requirements and build customer facing portal and high quality backend APIs. Own operation of services: measuring performance, and being responsive to production issues. Participate in code reviews, architecture reviews, and other technical discussions. Support and mentor junior level developers Additional Responsibilities: 10%
Other duties as assigned. Qualified Experience / Skills / Training:
Decision Making, Complexity:
Highly complex and dynamic environment. Makes critical decisions both independently and as a member of the team regarding the direction of the software product. Collaborates with team members to mentor and solve problems.
Job Dimensions, Contributions to Success:
Work closely with the engineering team to develop and maintain solutions that enable Airbus Aerial to deliver highly available and scalable software products.
Nature of Contacts:
Involved Communication on a regular basis with internal parties only
Bachelors Degree in Computer Science or related field or equivalent experience. Masters Degree in Computer Science, desired. Experience:
Strong written and verbal communication. Technical Systems Proficiency:
Proficient in REST API design sensibilities. Proficient Linux skills. Familiarity with GCP, AWS or other cloud computing platforms. Experience with Docker, Kubernetes is a plus. Familiarity with Swagger/OpenAPI specification. Familiarity with geo-spatial data, satellite imagery, and remote sensing is a plus. Travel Required:
15% Domestic and International Citizenship:
US or Green Card required Clearance:
About Airbus Aerial
Airbus is a global leader in aeronautics, space and related services. Airbus is a shareholder of the missile systems provider MBDA, a major partner in the Eurofighter consortium and owns a 50% stake in ATR, the turboprop aircraft maker, and Airbus Safran Launchers, the Ariane launcher manufacturer. Airbus is a leading global manufacturer of Commercial Aircraft comprising highly successful families of aircraft ranging from 100 to over 600 seats. In Defense and Space, Airbus is a European leader providing tanker, combat, transport and mission aircraft as well as space systems, equipment and services. In Helicopters, Airbus is the world's No. 1 civil and parapublic helicopter manufacturer offering the world's widest range of civil and military helicopters.