Aerospace, Defense


Safran provides a wide range of high-technology products for U.S. industry, particularly in the fields of aerospace propulsion, security, aircraft braking and avionics. The company’s largest end-user is the U.S. Department of Defense, with its technologies equipped on such vital military and government platforms as the KC-135R aerial tanker, F-22 Raptor fighter jet, UH-72A Lakota Light Utility Helicopter and Delta IV launch system.

The Group also offers a broad range of security solutions for U.S. applications, with advanced offerings that cover three important market segments: identification, secure documents and detection. Safran’s U.S. industrial footprint – Safran’s most extensive outside France – comprises 32 companies and joint ventures, with 58 locations across 22 states. The strategic vision for this overall presence – along with government relations, business development, strategic marketing and communications – is managed from the Safran USA headquarters located near Washington, D.C. in Arlington, Virginia. Moving forward, Safran is committed to further expanding its footprint over the long term with new production units, joint ventures and subsidiaries, as well as through the acquisition of local companies.

At Safran you’ll be working in an exciting high-tech environment where you can constantly enhance your skills. And you’ll add a new dimension to your expertise by working on large-scale, often cross-border projects. You’ll also be working in multidisciplinary teams where you can meet different people and develop your creativity and leadership qualities. If you’re interested in a management position, you’ll have the opportunity to take on new responsibilities, lead teams and capitalize on your ability to transfer your knowledge to colleagues. In short, at Safran you will be able to build a fulfilling professional career while also satisfying your need for change – all within a Group that operates around the globe.


SAFRAN USA's' Location
2300 Clarendon Blvd Arlington, VA 22201