OEM Data Specialist - Procurement

L3Harris Commercial Training Solutions (CTS) are the leading supplier of flight simulation devices and training facilities infrastructure for the commercial and defence aviation industry.

At L3Harris, Commercial Training Solutions (CTS), our integrated and global presence means we are uniquely positioned to deliver cutting-edge solutions to individuals and businesses in the aviation sector. In true partnership with our customers, we go beyond the development of flight simulation devices and software; supporting the design of training facilities and infrastructure, providing industry expertise to manage regulatory standards and supporting the operations of established training centres

Our culture

Our success is built on our highly valued people who are passionate about customer satisfaction, who foster a winning ‘can do – get it done’ culture and who support our core values of Integrity, Excellence, Accountability and Respect.

We focus on continuous improvement and excellent execution in everything we do with innovative leadership embracing the highest level of ethics and integrity. We would love to hear from talented candidates who are passionate about working for a dynamic international business and share our passion and value our culture.

Due to continued growth, an opportunity has arisen for an OEM Data Specialist to join our successful procurement team, based at our Crawley hub.

This position is best suited to highly motivated individuals who can work under minimal supervision and integrate well in a fast paced multi-discipline team environment, which focuses on continuous improvement of our processes, products and customer deliveries.

What you’ll be doing:

Working as part of the Procurement Team, the primary purpose of this role is to ensure continued adherence to all OEM Data Licensing requirements in the support of the manufacture an operation of Full Flight Simulators and Flight Training Devices.

In line with L3Harris core values, to focus on increasing customer satisfaction while maintaining an ethical approach to business and demonstrate Integrity, Excellence and Respect in all aspects of the role.  

Core responsibilities will involve, but not be limited to:

  • Main focal point for all OEM data licensing requirements for Internal and External Stakeholders
  • Responsible for the implementation and adherence to data control procedures in accordance with Contractual and Export control requirements
  • Ensure compliance with Data Sharing restrictions
  • Management of OEM data and Software updates
  • Responsible for maintaining accurate data in support of the Monthly EAC cycle.
  • Demonstrating and Promoting adherence to company processes and effective use of the company ERP system.
  • Support internal stakeholders in training in the use of OEM VQ/DQ systems
  • Responsible for identifying the correct licensing and data requirements for each programme
  • Control the release of Purchase Requisitions to manage Revenue Recognition and Cash Flow in line with current business requirements


About you: 

You’ll need previous knowledge and experience in the implementation and adherence to data control procedures, particularly in one or more areas such as: 

Essential skills and experience

  • Excellent Communication skills verbal and written
  • High attention to detail and process discipline
  • Strong organisational skill
  • Experience in using ERP
  • Pro-active, self-motivated and able to work on own initiative as well as part of a team
  • Proficient in the use of Microsoft Excel and Office applications


Qualification and educational requirements:

  • Educated to GCSE level A-C (or equivalent) including English and Math
  • Minimum 2 years’ experience in Aviation based or Data Licensing role


Additional information: Applications will only be accepted from individuals who possess the eligibility to live and work within the EEA.

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Application deadline: Mar 16 2020






Airline Solutions
Job Type
Engineering - Procurement
Crawley, UK
Start date(s)
February, 02.18.2020
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