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Engineer - Software

Date: Jan 23, 2022

Location: Bangalore, IN

Company: GKN Aerospace Careers

About Us

GKN Aerospace is the world's leading multi-technology tier 1 aerospace supplier. With 51 manufacturing locations in 14 countries, we serve over 90% of the world”s aircraft and engine manufacturers. We design and manufacture innovative smart aerospace systems and components. Every time you travel by air almost anywhere in the world, it is likely that GKN is helping you on your way.

We are looking for people who want to make a difference, talented members with the skills and passions to become the best of the future in what they do.

Job Summary

To support development and implementation of IT Technical solutions primarily but not limited to SharePoint, VB.net and Python within agreed program, cost, schedule, and quality constraints. This role also sustains and maintains various enterprise knowledge management systems.

  •      To support development and implementation of IT Technical solutions primarily but not limited in SharePoint, VB.net and Python within agreed program, cost, schedule, and quality constraints. 
  •      To evaluate the technical requirements against the available solutions and present and develop best solutions in terms of ease of use, maintainability, and cost effectiveness
  •      Should be able to explain technical solutions effectively to stakeholders by creating demo, presentations etc. for clarity and understanding of the solution.
  •      Provide input to bids and proposals within assigned programmes/projects.
  •      Should document all the project related documents such as specifications, requirements, design and solution documents along with user acceptance documents.
  •      Support generation of test specifications/plans and/or alternate means of compliance as required to demonstrate designed solution complies with requirements.
  •      Perform all activities at a level of independence with the support of lead and expert engineers.

Job Responsibilities

  •      Must possess good customer interaction skills and also should be customer centric with respect to solutions.
  •      Must possess a good level of technical problem solving skills.
  •      Expertise in SharePoint, .net and Python programming
  •      Experience in customer facing roles and requirements gathering.
  •      Able to act under own initiative with suitable guidance within defined functional procedures / governance.
  •      Ability to describe technical information to a wide audience within the business.
  •      Have an awareness of Lean Principles.
  •      Able to analyse and interpret customer requirements.


  •      Able to support budget compliance of the own activities.
  •      Worked in cross-cultural teams.

Personal Attributes:
     Be capable of: 

  • Contribute to teams through change activities, ensuring continuous two way communication.
  • Focus on continuous improvement and problem solving.
  • Commit to relationship building with customers and colleagues.
  • Work effectively with diverse groups of people.
  • Consistently demonstrate the following attributes and values: 
  • Recognise what people need from you and respond flexibly.
  • Demonstrates interpersonal sensitivity.
  • Builds confidence in others.
  • Hunger for continuous learning, growth and curiosity.
  • Stretch out of comfort zone.
  • Challenge assumptions and hearsay, and look for evidence.
  • Trusts people to do their job.
  • Personal knowledge: 
  • Knows what drives profit within their business area.
  • Knows the key stakeholders.

Job Qualifications

Holds relevant academic qualifications (Degree or equivalent in Computer Science or related). 
Exp. 5-8 yrs

Diversity Inclusion and Belonging (DIB)

As a global engineering company, innovation is what differentiates us from our competitors and is central to our success.

A balance of cultures, ethnicities and genders help bring new ideas and creativity to GKN. We need people of different backgrounds, with different skills and perspectives to spark originality, imagination and creativeness in our teams around the world.

GKN is an equal opportunity employer.

We treat all our employees and applicants fairly and are committed to ensuring that there is no discrimination or harassment against any employee or qualified applicant on the grounds of age, race, creed, color, national origin, ancestry, marital status, affectional or sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, disability, nationality, sex, or veteran status or any other characteristic protected by law.

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