United States, Georgia, Atlanta

Delta Flight Products


Ref #: 14231

How you'll help us Keep Climbing (overview & key responsibilities)

Develop certification procedures, coordinate with regulatory agencies, develop substantiation data, manage regulatory approvals and administer the certification process.
  • Develop and maintain certification procedures.
  • Identify applicable airworthiness requirements for proposed major design changes, and develop specific methods of compliance.
  • Draft certification plans, compliance checklists, conformity plans and other administrative aspects of certification.
  • Manage the relationship with regulatory agencies and administer delegated authority.
  • Coordinate responses to inquiries, significant certification issues and airworthiness concerns.
  • Audit Company compliance to procedures.
  • Interface with customers, suppliers and other project stakeholders pertaining to certification of modification projects.
  • Provide statements of work, cost estimates, completion schedules and other project administrative inputs.
  • Practice safety-conscious behaviors in all operational processes and procedures. 

What you need to succeed (minimum qualifications)

  • Three (3) years overall work experience, 2 of which must be in an engineering role.  Engineering internships and Co-op assignments may be applied to experience requirements.
  • Must possess strong knowledge of aircraft certification processes and substantiation techniques.
  • Must have strong computer skills and demonstrate proficiency with MS Office programs.
  • Must be familiar with aircraft mechanical/structural design processes, materials, fabrication methods and aerospace hardware.
  • Must demonstrate ability to draft responses to technical inquiries, methods of compliance
  • Must be able to effectively utilize aircraft continued airworthiness data.
  • Must be organized and an effective project manager, presenting good communication skills and a professional appearance.
  • Embraces diverse people, thinking and styles. Consistently makes safety and security, of self and others, the priority.
  • Where permitted by applicable law, must have received or be willing to receive the COVID-19 vaccine by date of hire to be considered for U.S.-based job, if not currently employed by Delta Air Lines, Inc.

What will give you a competitive edge (preferred qualifications)

  • Bachelor’s Degree in Engineering with 3-5 yrs aviation related experience; or 
  • Masters Degree in Engineering with 1-3 yrs aviation related experience; or 
  • Ph.D. in Engineering; or 
  • 5-9 yrs in a technical aviation related discipline with 2-3 in an aviation engineering organization
  • B.S. in engineering or related scientific field strongly preferred.  Equivalent experience may be considered.
  • Knowledge of aircraft interiors, composites and entertainment systems.
  • Experience as a design engineer, substantiation engineer or manufacturing inspector.