Safran is recruiting staff for its new Paris-Saclay Research & Technology Center

Paris, March 5, 2014

Safran, a world leader in aerospace, defense and security, will be hiring 160 staff members this year for its new Research & Technology (R&T) Center in the Saclay technology cluster near Paris.

The facility will develop new technologies for all Safran businesses. Safran is therefore looking for engineers and scientists, both recent graduates and seasoned professionals, specialized in advanced materials and processes, sensors and detection systems, signal and data processing, advanced algorithms, structural and fluid mechanics, propulsion and aircraft systems.

As a responsible corporate citizen, Safran fully supports the diversity of candidates and promotes equal opportunity, with special emphasis on hiring women.

The new hires will join a global enterprise with more than 66,000 employees, all focused on inventing tomorrow's technologies. Safran offers a wide range of professions and excellent career opportunities. It is currently seeking to bolster its Research & Technology* teams. The new Paris-Saclay R&T Center will enable Safran to accelerate breakthroughs in advanced aerospace systems, digital technologies, materials, processes and sensors.

Engineers and scientists who want to invent tomorrow's world are invited to join Safran at its new Paris-Saclay R&T Center. Job offers are posted online and candidates can also submit their application: see offers.

 * Research & Technology (R&T) is one aspect of R&D: it's the initial part of the process, and includes all design, research and technology demonstration activities that give Safran the expertise needed to develop innovative products, while keeping risks, lead-times and costs under control. In 2013, Safran spent some 1.8 billion euros on R&D, equal to 12% of revenues. More than one-fifth of the Group's workforce is involved in R&D, including 450 doctoral scientists and 150 doctoral candidates.

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Safran is a leading international high-technology group with three core businesses: Aerospace (propulsion and equipment), Defence and Security. Operating worldwide, the Group has 66,200 employees and generated sales of 14.7 billion euros in 2013. Working alone or in partnership, Safran holds world or European leadership positions in its core markets. The Group invests heavily in Research & Development to meet the requirements of changing markets, including expenditures of 1.8 billion Euros in 2013. Safran is listed on NYSE Euronext Paris and is part of the CAC40 index.

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Contacts Presse :

Catherine MALEK
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catherine.malek@safran.fr

Caroline COUDERT
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caroline.coudert@safran.fr