United Technologies Corporation Certification Engineer in Colorado Springs, Colorado

Job ID: 73591BR

City: Colorado Springs

State: Colorado

Country: United States

Category: Engineering

Job Type: Full Time

Description:

When the global aerospace community looks for ideas and solutions to its biggest challenges, they turn to the people of UTC Aerospace Systems. We design, invent and deliver the most advanced and diverse range of aerospace systems on the market. We are inventors. We are manufacturers. We work in space exploration, commercial air travel, defense and rescue applications. Always learning and pushing the boundaries, we are an undisputed industry leader that continually sets the bar higher and higher. Come soar with us.

At UTC Aerospace Systems, we believe that innovation starts with our people. That’s why we have over 8,000 engineers located in 70 sites around the globe, across 14 countries. But our Engineering organization is not just a collection of individual businesses. We use our size and expertise to create system solutions that work across all our product lines.

Our industry-leading experts are setting the standards for the aerospace industry and paving the way for the future. But as new challenges present themselves, we need fresh, creative and motivated minds to overcome these hurdles, help us break barriers and achieve new levels of innovation. Do you have what it takes to join a global, diverse organization that doesn’t shy away from big opportunities? If so, we invite you to join our Engineering ranks and create the next generation of aerospace technologies. Together, we will move the world forward!

Our Specialty Seating Systems is recognized as a leading designer, developer, and manufacturer of a broad spectrum of aerospace specialty seating products. Our state-of-the-art, 16g dynamically certified cockpit and cabin crew seats, and 30g crashworthy helicopter seats are showcased on commercial, regional, business, and military aircraft for most major OEMs. Our portfolio includes proprietary products designed specifically for Boeing, Airbus, Cessna, and Bombardier, as well as key military OEMs to include Lockheed Martin and Boeing Military. We recruit the best talent and use the best processes to solve some of the industry's greatest challenges - safely, ethically and responsibly. We are looking for a highly motivated individual to join our team. How our people perform is as important as how our products operate. Position Purpose/Objective: The Certification Engineer provides certification engineering support for specialty seating products within the commercial aerospace industry. Responsible for engineering support for both internal and external customers through problem solving, finding/ showing compliance to regulatory requirements (TSO-C39, TSO-C127, TSO-C72, PMA etc.), and engineering documentation maintenance.

Essential Responsibilities:

  • Compiles FAA certification and qualification documentation for submission to internal and customer approval authorities (DERs, ARs etc.)

  • Reviews design changes from a certification perspective, and conducts analysis to show compliance to applicable regulations such as TSO-C39, TSO-C127, TSO-C72, PMA etc.

  • Represents the Certification team in design reviews.

  • Participates in defining certification approaches and in planning/scheduling work.

  • Supports test activities such as Dynamic, Static, and Flammability.

  • Authors/ updates engineering documentation such as test plans/ reports, issue papers etc.

  • Ensures quality product utilizing UTAS quality procedures.

  • Audits work area for safety compliance.

  • Adheres to all UTAS rules and codes of conduct.

  • Performs other duties as required.

Skills Required:

  • Ability to lead project team and drive team towards a common goal.

  • Meet the expectations and requirements of internal and external customers

  • Excellent Problem Solving Skills

  • Proficient in oral and written communication skills

  • Ability to multi-task and work in a high pace environment

  • Understanding of commercial aerospace design protocol is desired Competency

Expectations:

  • Drive for Results

  • Meets deadlines

  • Organized and ability prioritize multiple efforts Customer Focus

  • Meets expectations of internal and external customers

  • Customer is first priority

Functional/Technical Skills

  • Willing to learn and grow technical skills and stay current with technology

  • Sufficient skills to prevent errors and ensure accuracy

Qualification:

Experience Required:

  • Experience within related engineering discipline

Highly Preferred:

• Experience in aerospace engineering and/or manufacturing environment.

• Experience with aerospace certification and qualification requirements.

• Experience with Airplane Seating TSO C127 is highly preferable.

• 3D CAD experience or training is desired

Education:

  • Bachelor's degree in Engineering (ABET-accredited University)

  • Degree in Mechanical/ Aerospace Engineering preferred

Nothing matters more to UTC Aerospace Systems than our strong ethical and safety commitments. As such, all U.S. positions require a background check, which may include a drug screen.

Note:

• Background check and drug screen required (every external new hire in the U.S.)

• Drug Screens for re-hires only performed for previous employees who have been gone from company for more than 1 year

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United Technologies Corporation is An Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability or veteran status, age or any other federally protected class.

Qualification:

Experience Required:

  • Experience within related engineering discipline

Highly Preferred:

• Experience in aerospace engineering and/or manufacturing environment.

• Experience with aerospace certification and qualification requirements.

• Experience with Airplane Seating TSO C127 is highly preferable.

• 3D CAD experience or training is desired

United Technologies Corporation is An Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability or veteran status, age or any other federally protected class.

Thank you for your interest in a career at United Technologies! We will soon upgrade to an improved job application system to simplify the apply experience. You will still be able to apply to any of our current job openings through December 18, 2018. On January 2, 2019, our new and improved job application system will launch; please check back on that date to see all of our job openings.