May 28, 2018

Performance Engineer Job Opportunities - flydubai

  • flydubai
  • Dubai - United Arab Emirates
Full time Engineering Jobs Aviation, Transportation & Logistics

Job Description

Job Title:  Performance Engineer

Company Name: flydubai

Location: Dubai, United Arab Emirates (UAE)


Job Summary: The Performance Engineer will support Flight Operations for management of all Operations Engineering activities concerning fleet operations, aircraft documentations, aircraft performance, operations planning and optimisation, fuel conservation and operating cost optimisation.


Key Duties and Responsibilities: 

  • Contribute to performance technical content, customisation, revision and production in published manuals and support material
  • Ensure that regulated performance for Take-off, En-route and Landing are monitored and revised on a regular basis:
  • Takeoff
  • Constant monitoring and updating of airport database
  • Design, validation and implementation of Engine Out procedures
  • NOTAM assessment and implementation
  • Configuration and maintenance of the electronic performance tool
  • En-route – Validation as appropriate of escape procedures for Drift down and Depressurization
  • Landing
  • Constant monitoring and updating of airport database
  • Configuration and maintenance of the electronic performance tool
  • Research and apply methods to increase weights from landing performance penalties
  • Weight and Balance
  • AHM560 / 5 data construction and validation
  • Load and Trim sheet production and validation
  • In Service modification and reweigh calculation and validation
  • Ensure that non normal procedures, such as Dispatch with Landing Gear Down or Dispatch under MEL items that affect aircraft performance are analysed and proper guidance produced for Crew and Dispatch
  • Produce and validate low speed technical analysis in conjunction with the Senior Performance Engineer to support terminal environment / runway area operations
  • Evaluate, produce and act as Weight and Balance SME for the fleet in conjunction with Airport Services
  • Support Flight Crew and Operational Staff performance training
  • Act as required validator and crosscheck point for colleague data adjustment
  • Act as Altea FM system administrator (role specific)
  • Where possible support ACARs / data link service provision (role specific)
  • Review Airfield Type A and B Obstacle Charts for analysis and issue resolution
  • Act as fuel burn Aircraft Performance Monitoring (APM) focal. Perform and report on APM and ensure liaison with CFM and internal Engineering SMEs (role specific)
  • Assist the Senior Manager Flight Operations Support and Senior Performance Engineer in fleet and route evaluation and development activity


Qualifications, Skills and Experience:

  • The applicant must hold a Degree in an Engineering Discipline preferred, or A-level equivalent with requisite IT skills
  • Three years’ experience in a Flight Operations Engineering role (airline or aviation focused performance vendor
  • Sound knowledge of Aircraft Systems and Aircraft Performance principles and applications.
  • B737NG knowledge and experience preferred
  • Proficient in Manufacturer’s Operations Engineering Software Applications
  • Training records for associated SME fields of performance


Core Competencies

  • Attention to detail and quality
  • Technical understanding
  • Mentoring and development of team members
  • High level organisation and time management
  • Effective Communication
  • Project scoping, definition and follow through


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