Be part of an unique growth story!
Join us to help build the leading advanced composites automation and digital manufacturing company. Airborne is a technology leader in advanced composites, specialised in the industrialisation of engineering and manufacturing of durable fibre reinforced composites for Space, Aeronautics, Transport and Marine industries. Via Airborne’s unique combination of skills: our deep and wide composites, software engineering and mechatronics know-how – we enable our customers to unlock their full potential in digital manufacturing growth and create a competitive advantage. We are agile, flexible and think like a start-up. This nimble approach is challenging for many incumbent companies—but it’s at the heart of how we think to build winning positions by developing integrated, automated and connected manufacturing solutions for the composite industry.
Together we are a dynamic group of 135 highly educated and passionate employees, split between our headquarter in The Hague Ypenburg (NL) and our site in Lambourn (UK).
What is your new job?
Automation Engineer at Airborne UK you are responsible for the controls and automation systems of our new and innovative solutions for the composites industry. You will bring technical expertise, and best practices to strengthen our automation capability in the UK.
In this role you are the automation engineer and a source of information of industrial control systems for the business unit. In your function you ensure that all technical communication with the parties involved (such as: customers, suppliers, project leaders, engineers, and technicians) runs smoothly. You are able to define the customer's technical requirements and issue both technical and functional specifications. You will support the project manager with defining work packages, planning, and organising all technical activities. Furthermore you support business development in the quotation phase.
You are up to date with the latest in-depth technical knowledge, and act as a technical source of information for engineers, management, and business development.
You are responsible for:
We expect that the job will be about 90% engineering , technical and 10% project engineering tasks.
Reporting Lines and Interactions
You will report to the function manager in Airborne UK. You will work together with your colleagues in the business unit (Project Management, Software, Automation, Process Engineering), Airborne UK’s partners, colleagues in Airborne NL , suppliers, and customers.
What we offer
Working at Airborne International will give you the opportunity to develop your career by working on highly innovative projects.
We offer you a well rewarding job in an inspiring environment with like-minded and talented colleagues. You will become part of our inspiring company where innovation, quality and creativity are key to meet our company goals. We will give you the opportunity for personal and professional growth, by training, learning on the job and coaching.
A great opportunity to be part of an unique growth story!
In case you would like to apply, please send in your application (motivation and resume). Only applicants with a valid work permit for the UK can apply and will be reviewed.