Engineering Career Accelerated Program (ECAP) - Electrical Career Path

Date: Nov 10, 2023

Location: Dorval, Québec, CA, H4S 1Y9

Company: Bombardier

Engineering Career Accelerated Program (ECAP) - Electrical Career Path

Bombardier is a global leader in aviation, creating innovative and game-changing business aircraft. Our products and services provide world-class transportation experiences that set new standards in passenger comfort, energy efficiency, reliability and safety. We are a global organization focused on working together with team spirit.
We are currently looking for the next generation of highly motivated and talented new graduates who are ready to kick start their careers to become leaders of the future. If you are passionate about aviation, driven by performance, and eager to engage in continuous learning, our New Grad Program will fulfill your career aspirations. The rotational program will allow you to discover multiple engineering domains, while acquiring a diverse skillset within the aerospace industry. It offers a specialized career path designed to accelerate your professional development and provides a unique experience geared towards achieving excellence.

As a new graduate and permanent employee within the Bombardier family, you will have the opportunity to work on challenging projects with dynamic teams in a stimulating environment. You will be coached by experienced engineering professionals, supported by a mentor, and guided by our inspiring business leaders. Are you ready for takeoff?

Within the Electrical Engineering Career Path, you will start your journey by building-up your technical knowledge through rotations in up to 5 of the following teams over a 2-year period:
Avionics Systems Integration (AVIO)
Software & Electronics (SWEL)
Reliability Maintenance and Safety (RMAS)
Electrical Systems Integration (ELEC)
Electro-Magnetic Compatibility (EMC)
Cabin Systems & Interiors (INT)
Electrical Wiring Interconnection System (EWIS)
Flight Test
Operation Support (Production line engineering support)
Service Engineering 

In your role, you will

  • Learn and work on airplane systems and functions such as: avionics (autopilot, navigation & communication systems, displays and indication/maintenance & recording systems), software integration, electrical power generation and distribution systems (generators, converters, batteries, power and distribution centers), electro-magnetic compatibility (bonding, electrostatic discharge, lightning effects, fuel tank ignition prevention, HIRF), Interior cabin systems and wiring design, Reliability Maintainability and Safety (system functional hazard analysis, aircraft & system fault tree analysis, system safety assessment) etc.
  • Participate in technical multi-disciplinary collaborations aimed at defining and certifying novel design solutions & improvements for our existing and future airplanes (i.e. emissions reduction, costs, weight, performance, customer satisfaction, new regulation compliance, R&T/R&D, etc.)  
  • Prepare or review engineering documentation for our Challenger 3500/650 and Global 5500/6500/7500 airplanes (i.e. Electrical wiring interconnect diagrams, test procedures, test reports, system functional hazard analysis, certification documentation, requirement definition validation and verification summaries, aircraft configuration documents, etc)
  • Troubleshoot, test, simulate or analyze technical anomalies on either production or in-service aircrafts, or to mature novel technologies or support design changes (i.e. testing on aircraft or on test bench)
  • Support or lead activities and deliverables with our suppliers for testing, validation, verification and ultimately certification of an optimized design solutions to our airplanes systems.
  • Contribute to the improvement of our processes and to capture the best practices for the Electrical, Wiring, Cabin Interior, Avionic, Electromagnetic, Software integration or RMAS knowledge domain

As our ideal candidate

  • You have less than 2 years of post-graduation work experience
  • You hold a bachelor’s or master’s degree in engineering (Aerospace, Avionics, Electrical, Computer science or other related field)—completed in 2023 or will be completed by May 2024 
  • You have a passion and unrelenting desire to learn about aviation 
  • You have an innovative mindset and are eager to take on new challenges in dynamic environment
  • You are motivated and enjoy working in a collaborative team player who strives for success 
  • You have excellent verbal and written communication skills in English and French
  • You have knowledge of Microsoft Office 365 Suite
  • You are eligible to work in Canada and to travel to the United States for a 3-month assignment
  • Knowledge of programming languages: Python, C/C++, MATLAB or other is an asset
  • Previous internship in the aviation industry is an asset

Your boarding pass will include

  • Conferences and meetings with Executives & Specialists
  • Visit of Bombardier manufacturing sites
  • Bombardier Academy of Learning 
  • Social events, committees, a community for new graduates & much more! 

We offer

  • Competitive total rewards package 
  • Career development opportunities
  • Employee Share Purchase Plan
  • Flexible schedule & remote work