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Flight Data Analyst

  • Location: Reading
  • Salary: Attractive + Benefits per annum
  • Job Type:Permanent

Posted about 1 month ago

  • Sector: Defence & Aviation
  • Function: Software and IT
  • Contact: Peter Heap
  • Contact Email:
  • Contact Phone: 01384 397555
  • Expiry Date: 17 January 2022
  • Job Ref: 60116

Flight Data Analyst - West London - Attractive - Permanent

A Flight Data Analyst is required to perform flight data analysis and mandatory flight data maintenance. The Flight Data Analyst is required to join an Aviation Systems Company. The Flight Data Analyst will assist with Flight Data Recording (FDR) and database construction. The Flight Data Analyst will also pro-actively identify and implement changes to improve overall working methods of FDR analysis and prepare clear and concise reports.

Flight Data Analyst - Key Responsibilities

  • Flight Data Recording (FDR) and database construction
  • Implement changes to improve overall working methods of FDR analysis
  • Liaise with OEMs and customers as necessary
  • Prepare clear and concise reports
  • Look after and maintain the departments personal computers including software updates
  • Occasionally required to work outside of normal work hours
  • Undertake cross-training in other technical areas
  • Take responsibility for understanding the Standard Operating Procedures
  • Adhere to Health and Safety requirements at all times.

Skills Attributes Required for Flight Data Analyst

  • Previous experience of working in an avionics / airline environment
  • Knowledge of data entry and digital platforms
  • Advanced level MS Office (Word/Excel/Access)
  • Numerical, Mathematical and Alphabetical skills with a good attention to detail
  • Good working knowledge of aircraft systems & flying controls
  • Understanding of CAA, FAA, and Aviation Legislation/Authority's
  • Knowledge of aircraft wiring schematics
  • Able to trouble shoot and maintain all generations of PCs
  • Technical degree or A-Levels - ideally, Aerospace or Aviation Engineering
  • Full current driving licence
  • Able to travel to other company and customer sites
  • Due to nature of business security clearance will be required

Security Clearance will be required for this role due to the nature of the Industry

If you feel you meet the requirements for the role of the Flight Data Analyst, then apply directly or contact Peter Heap at Jonathan Lee Recruitment. Either Direct Line 01384 446127 or Email suitable MS Word CV's to


Your CV will be forwarded to Jonathan Lee Recruitment, a leading engineering and manufacturing recruitment consultancy established in 1978. The services advertised by Jonathan Lee Recruitment are those of an Employment Agency.