Senior DO-254 Certification Engineer

GE Aerospace

4.4

(27)

Cheltenham, United Kingdom

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  • 4.4/5 in supportive management
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  • 89% would recommend this company to other women
  • 89% say the CEO supports gender diversity
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    Position summary

    echnical capabilities our customers need. We seek to enable every engineer to reach their full potential through coaching, mentoring and professional development training.
    The AEH (Airborne Electronic Hardware) Certification Engineer will lead the hardware certification efforts for certification planning as well as regulatory compliance oversight for assigned projects and products for all of Aviation Systems. Our Systems business comprises a wide cross section of aviation products which includes power generation, power distribution, navigation, cockpit displays, computing and networking, ignition systems, sensors, and propellers. We support civil and military customers worldwide and are leading the way in hybrid-electric aircraft technologies and open platform solutions. In this role, you will utilize your experience and expertise to achieve regulatory compliant solutions for products and systems. You'll be a recognized expert within this specialized field, able to develop and execute objectives for self and others, using coaching and mentoring to do so.

    Job Description

    Roles and Responsibilities

    • Lead programs in determining product certification strategy and certification basis

    • Lead compliance planning and determination of means of compliance

    • Support / contribution to creation of cohesive project plans

    • Review of development artefacts, where applicable

    • Perform certification audit pre-assessments both of internal projects and external suppliers

    • Audit project / product artifacts and verification activities to assess compliance with the certification basis

    • Support to Customer AR / Regulatory Authority audits

    • Support and collaboration with Integrated Project Teams to resolve audit Findings/Actions/Observations

    • Support to / participation in industry working groups

    • Staff development, both within Certification and the wider engineering community, through technical guidance, coaching and mentoring of less experienced engineers

    • Develop and implement training modules as necessary

    • Provide technical leadership to personnel supporting the assigned project

    Required Qualifications

    • Minimum of 10 years of direct design experience/knowledge with ASIC, FPGA, CPLD technologies

    • Minimum of 5 years working with regulatory compliance related to Advisory Circular 20-152 and RTCA/DO-254

    • Experience of demonstrating compliance to certification regulations

    • Bachelor's Degree in Computer Science or in "STEM" Majors (Science, Technology, Engineering and Math) or equivalent knowledge and experience

    Desired Characteristics

    • Knowledge of ASIC design and fabrication (to include both the fabless and foundry aspects)

    • Strong oral and written communication skills

    • Strong interpersonal and leadership skills

    • Ability to influence others and lead small teams

    • Lead initiatives of moderate scope and impact

    • Ability to coordinate several projects simultaneously

    • Effective problem identification and solution skills

    • Proven analytical and organisational ability

    GE supports and encourages flexible working arrangements, where possible, and recognizes the benefits to employees of having a positive work-life balance.

    At GE Aviation we understand the importance of Total Reward. Our flexible benefits plan, called FlexChoice, gives you freedom, choice and flexibility in the way you receive your benefits, as well as giving you the opportunity to make savings where possible. As a new joiner to GE we are pleased to be able to offer you the following as default in your benefit fund, which you then can tailor to meet your individual needs;

    • Non-contributory Pension

    • Life Assurance

    • Group income protection

    • Private medical cover

    • Holiday Hourly equivalent of 26 days, with flexible option to buy or sell

    Baseline Personnel Security Standard (BPSS) clearance is required and must be maintained for this role. Please note that in the event that BPSS clearance cannot be obtained, you may not be eligible for the role and/or any offer of employment may be withdrawn on grounds of national security.

    Applications from job seekers who require sponsorship to work in the UK are welcome and will be considered alongside all other applications. However, under the applicable UK immigration rules as may be in place from time to time, it may be that candidates who do not currently have the right to work in the UK may not be appointed to a post if a suitably qualified, experienced and skilled candidate who does not require sponsorship is available to take up the post. For further information please visit the UK Visas and Immigration website.

    Additional Information

    Relocation Assistance Provided: Yes

    Why you should apply for a job to GE Aerospace:

  • 4.4/5 in overall job satisfaction
  • 4.4/5 in supportive management
  • 89% say women are treated fairly and equally to men
  • 89% would recommend this company to other women
  • 89% say the CEO supports gender diversity
  • Ratings are based on anonymous reviews by Fairygodboss members.