Avmax Careers - Canada
  • Engineering
  • Calgary, AB, CAN
  • Full Time


The Engineering Manager (Avionics) reports directly to the Director of Engineering Services.

Core Competencies:

  • Avionics and Electrical system modification design.
  • Understanding commercial aviation operations, especially flight operations and their marketplace. Knowledge of Canadian, American and European airspace operational rules as they affect avionics equipage.
  • Familiarity with the practical uses of communications, navigation and surveillance (CNS) commercial avionics. Familiarity with a broad range of legacy and current CNS COTS avionics.
  • Avionics and Electrical system modification airworthiness certification.
  • Supervision, on the job training and mentoring of subordinate designers and Engineers.
  • Engineering project management – monitoring and control of project scope, time and cost.
  • Planning and estimation of Avionics and Electrical system  modification project engineering scope, time and cost to support sales proposal activities.
  • Communication and coordination with internal and external stakeholders of modification projects.

Key Performance Indicators / Duties & Responsibilities

  • Ability to motivate design team to achieve project goals within scope, time and cost parameters.
  • Ability to communicate and coordinate effectively and proactively with management, subordinates and project stakeholders.
  • Ability to manage multiple simultaneous modification projects amidst changing company priorities.
  • Ability to provide supervision, on the job training and mentoring to subordinate designers and Engineers.
  • Ability to project a professional appearance and demeanor in all interactions to represent the company in a positive light.

Qualifications / Experience:

  • Ten years of experience designing and certifying avionics modifications on FAR 23/25/27/29 aircraft.
  • Completion of an avionics or electrical engineering degree or avionics or electrical engineering technology diploma.
  • Membership in a professional engineering or engineering technology organization (APEGA or ASET).
  • Existing Transport Canada airworthiness delegation in Avionics / Electrical Systems or eligible for delegation upon application to Transport Canada.
  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills.
  • Experience in system safety / functional hazard assessment / analysis and formal FAR 25.1309 analysis training.
  • Competence on MS Office suite.
  • Competence with AutoCAD an asset.

This position has been closed and is no longer available.
Avmax Careers - Canada


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