United Technologies Corporation Flammability Certification Engineer in Winston Salem, North Carolina
Job ID: 01350419
State: North Carolina
Country: United States
Job Type: Full Time
United States of America
HNC32: US096-Winston-Salem (Oak Plaza 190 Oak Plaza Boulevard , Winston-Salem, NC, 27105 USA
At Collins Aerospace, we’re dedicated to relentlessly tackle the toughest challenges in our industry – all to redefine aerospace.
Created in 2018 through the combination of two leading companies– Rockwell Collins and United Technologies Aerospace Systems – we’re driving the industry forward through technologically advanced and intelligent solutions for global aerospace and defense. Every day we imagine ways to make the skies and the spaces we touch smarter, safer and more amazing than ever. Together we chart new journeys, reunite families, protect nations and save lives. And we do it all with some of the greatest talent this industry has to offer.
We are Collins Aerospace and we hope you join us as we REDEFINE AEROSPACE.
At Collins Aerospace, our Interiors team is focused on innovation, safety and cost efficiency. But we don’t just get people from point A to point B. We’re committed to making air travel more comfortable, connected and secure. As a leader in aviation interior products and services, we’re helping airlines and original equipment manufacturers create a positive experience for their customers. With offices and manufacturing facilities in more than 12 states across the U.S. and more than 10 countries around the globe, we’re changing the game of aircraft interiors. Are you ready to join our team?Collins Aerospace makes modern flight possible. Of course, that wouldn’t be possible without the capabilities and technologies of our organization, as well as our engineers – a highly skilled, accomplished network that spans more than 180 sites, 24 countries and 6 Strategic Business Units (SBUs).
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 ranks and create the next generation of aerospace technologies.
Together, we will nurture an engineering culture that values intellectual curiosity, risk takers and integrity. A place where we will challenge ourselves, our teams, and the status quo and where we will work to find a way – the right way – to achieve what others can only dream of.
This position is for a seasoned Certification Engineering professional, working independently. Conducts qualification tests, investigates performance variables, and compiles and analyzes performance reports and process control statistics. Liaises with engineers in other areas to work on necessary design changes. Reviews work of less-experienced engineers in reliability testing and analysis.
Develops supporting FAA and EASA Technical Standard Orders (TSOs) approval documentation including flammability substantiation documents, test plans, and test reports.
Performs analyses of seat product designs to show and find compliance to 14 CFR 25.853(a), (c) and (d).
Interfaces directly with the program management, design, Research and Development, and structural/electrical certification organizations as part of a cross-functional team.
Designs and conforms flammability test equipment and setup and witnesses flammability testing.
Supports flammability testing by designing, procuring, and conformity test articles
Interfaces with flammability testing vendors to conduct flammability testing.
Works closely with senior level design engineers on new designs and/or new applications of existing designs to determine the flammability certification strategy.
Works closely with the program management department to support customer commercial considerations and program/project schedules.
Performs other related duties as required
Prior experience with Unigraphics or other CAD software is preferred.
Working knowledge of the FAA and/or foreign CAA regulatory flammability requirements is a plus.
Demonstrated ability to rapidly adapt to changing priorities and strong ownership/accountability of assigned tasks.
Must be comfortable working to meet firm deadlines with impacts to customer product delivery.
Must possess excellent written and verbal communications skills, including strong technical writing skills.
Demonstrated ability to think outside the box and solve technical problems.
Must be able to work effectively with global cross-functional (design, certification, operations, manufacturing, etc.) teams including internal and external stakeholders.
This position requires a Bachelor’s degree in Mechanical Engineering, Material Sciences, Aerospace Engineering or other, similar technical degree and 5 years of relevant experience or an Advanced degree in the appropriate discipline and 3 years of relevant experience.In the absence of a degree, 9 years of relevant experience is required.
At Collins, the paths we pave together lead to limitless possibility. And the bonds we form – with our customers and with each other -- propel us all higher, again and again.
Some of our competitive benefits package includes:
Medical, dental, and vision insurance
Three weeks of vacation for newly hired employees
Generous 401(k) plan that includes employer matching funds and separate employer retirement contribution
Life insurance and disability coverage
Apply now and be part of the team that’s redefining aerospace, every day.
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.
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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.
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