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Flight Operations Performance Engineer – Maternity Cover

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Ryanair are currently recruiting for a Flight Operations Performance Engineer to join Europe’s Largest Airline Group!

This is a very exciting time to join Ryanair as we look to expand our operation to 800 aircraft and 300 million guests within the next 10 years.

A unique opportunity exists for an exceptional candidate to join our Flight Operations Performance Engineering Team working with one of the largest and best- known airlines in the world.

Joining us for a fixed term 9-month Maternity cover based at our London Stansted Airport offices your primary role will be providing Aircraft Performance, Airfield Evaluation and Briefing, Electronic Flight Bag (EFB) plus Weight & Balance data to the entire Ryanair fleet.


  • Creation of electronic and backup Aircraft Performance data generated using Boeing performance software applications.
  • Supporting company airfield categorisation process through rapid network growth and conducting airport evaluations where necessary
  • Conducting new route payload/range analyses and infrastructure downgrade impact assessments.
  • Assist in maintaining Ryanair’s Fleet Weight program and creation/publication of aircraft weight documentation.
  • Auditing of data provided by third party vendors used in performance software applications.
  • Provide support in assessing operational impact of revisions to aeronautical charts, navigation database (FMC) and avionics databases.
  • Provision and maintenance of accurate data in EFB (Electronic Flight Bag) applications


  • enthusiastic person with a passion for aircraft performance to join our team.
  • Ability to multi-task.
  • Excellent communication skills
  • Excellent time management skills with the ability to priorities tasks and work to strict deadlines.


  • Competitive salary
  • Discounted and unlimited travel to over 230 destinations
  • Death in Service Benefit – Up to 2 times of annual basic salary
  • Cycle 2 Work Scheme
  • Unrivalled career progression

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