176112 - Systems Engineer 4 - WA
Industry
ENG
Region
WA-Washington
City
Everett
State
WA
Rate
$DOE
Duration
6 MONTHS
Description
Chipton-Ross is seeking a Systems Engineer 4 located in Everett, WA

RESPONSIBILITIES:
This is a position on the 777X Regulatory Administration Team (commonly referred to as the 777X Certification Team). Prior certification experience is required. Role will be to support the Regulatory Administration team by partnering with design teams (Mechanical/Hydraulics, Avionics, Cyber Security and Network Security) to support airplane-level certification objectives.

This position supports executing certification strategies in an ever-changing environment. Responsibilities include:
o Working with engineers and regulators to successfully address domestic and international certification topics related to mechanical/hydraulic aspects, cyber security, avionics and/or network security
o Tracking and resolving open issue papers (FAA) and certification review items (European Aviation Safety Agency) in the aforementioned areas
o Reviewing and accepting certification plans to validate alignment with internal and regulatory processes
o Arranging and facilitating discussions between Client subject matter experts and government agencies
o Publishing summaries that accurately reflect regulatory discussions and follow-on efforts
o Participating in airplane design reviews with the goal of highlighting and mitigating certification risks, from a procedural perspective
o Providing input into the certification basis of the 777X based on design team efforts
o Ensuring certification aspects for major program milestones are met by partnering within and across the organization

REQUIRED EXPERIENCE:
o Knowledge of regulatory requirements and procedures
o Able to enforce adherence to internal and regulatory processes is required
o Open-minded and comfortable working in a teaming environment while being a champion for regulatory initiatives, objectives and milestones
o Ability to drive consensus and assist in the development of technical briefs for domestic and foreign regulators
o Willingness to consider and investigate alternate proposals in support of a "never fail" spirit
o Proven integration and communication skills, as well as demonstrated experience in project leadership are required
o Background in Systems design teams, highly desirable
o Familiarity with internal certification authoring tool called Design Change Classification System (DCCS), desired but not required

Global regulatory requirements - Preferred - Intermediate
Project Management - Preferred - Intermediate

EDUCATION:
Accredited Bachelor's and 9 or more years' experience, Master's with 7 or more years' experience or PhD with 4 or more years' experience. Bachelor, Master or Doctorate of Science degree from an accredited course of study, in engineering, computer science, mathematics, physics or chemistry.

WORK HOURS:
Full-Time/First Shift
7 AM - 3:30 PM

Travel and International Travel Required - Travel required from Everett, WA to Des Moines, WA approximately twice a month. Travel may be required to Cologne, Germany approximately once every 6 months.

Contact
Kevin Suk at ksuk@chiptonross.com
CHIPTON-ROSS, INC.
420 Culver Boulevard
Playa Del Rey, CA 90293

Phone: (310) 414-7800 x230 or (800) 927-9318 x230

Candidates responding to this posting must currently possess the eligibility to work in the United States. No third parties please.

Chipton-Ross provides equal employment opportunities to all employees and applicants for employment without regard to race, color, creed, religion, national origin, sex (including pregnancy), age, disability, sexual orientation, gender identity and/or expression, protected veteran status, genetic information, or any other characteristic protected by Federal, State or local law. This policy governs all areas of employment at Chipton-Ross, including recruiting, hiring, training, assignment, promotions, compensation, benefits, discipline, and terminations.