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Section Chief, Avionics/Electrical - Global 7000 FAL Engineering

Date: Jun 19, 2017

Location: Toronto Downsview, ON, CA

Section Chief, Avionics/Electrical - Global 7000 FAL Engineering-TOR03190


the evolution of mobility

At Bombardier, our employees work together to evolve mobility worldwide - one great idea at a time. We provide the environment where these ideas thrive and grow into great products or customer experiences.

You will be part of the Product Development Engineering, Aerospace team where it all starts for Bombardier as it sets the stage to take full advantage of its investments and the tremendous growth potential of its new products. The organization is responsible for bringing new aircraft programs to their successful entry-into-service. Currently, these new products are the all-new CSeries commercial aircraft and the high-performance Global 7000/Global 8000 business jets.

In your role, you will:

- Lead the Global 7000/8000 Avionic and Electrical Systems Team (Navigation, Communication, Displays, EICAS, Data Concentration System, AFCS, Stall System, OMS, FDR, CVR, primary and secondary power distribution, lighting) team responsible for delivering effective and timely engineering support to the build and test of the Flight Test Vehicle and Production aircraft.
- Develop a high performance team to support rapid root cause identification of Systems issues encountered during System Functional Testing and/or installation. Work with internal and external stake holders in defining and driving the implementation of design solutions
- Provide Technical leadership and direction to support the resolution of highly integrated, complex systems issues impacting the final line
- Using the AES system, establish master plans, develop metrics and institute team governance to provide accurate and relevant reporting of team performance
- Create/ enable a positive and collaborative team environment and take concrete steps/actions to keep high level of engagement within the team.
- Complete performance reviews, identify performance gaps and create effective team development, mentoring and coaching plans
- Attend and present at management meetings; communicate information to employees in a timely manner
- Set priorities, and manage the communication and harmonization of these priorities
- Develop good working relationships with various departments within BA and with all suppliers


As our ideal candidate,

- You hold a Bachelor of Engineering Degree and eligibility for Professional Engineer registration. AME license is an asset
- You have experience in providing engineering support to the Final Line/ Production is an asset
- You have a minimum of 10 years of relevant experience and technical expertise (Avionics and/or Electrical) and people management and development
- You possess knowledge of control systems including system controllers’ integration and design, Software/Hardware certification (DO-160, DO-178, etc..).
- You are familiar with Part 25 certification requirements and advisory material.
- Possesses strong integration skills, in both system partner management and system technical integration
- You are familiar with Microsoft Office software tools
- You have strong communication skills, ability to work well in a multi-disciplinary team environment.

Bombardier is an equal opportunity employer and encourages women, Aboriginal people, persons with disabilities and members of visible minorities to apply. As per the Ontario Human Rights Code and the Accessibility for Ontarians with Disablities Act (AODA), Bombardier will accommodate the needs of applicants with disabilities throughout all stages of the selection process. If you need accommodation during the recruitment process, please advise your Talent Acquisition representative. Information relating to the need for accommodation and accommodation measures will be addressed confidentially.

Whether your candidacy is moving on to the next step of the hiring process or not, we will keep you informed by email or by phone. Join us at

Your ideas move people.

Job: Avionics
Primary Location: CA-ON-Toronto Downsview
Organization: Aerospace
Schedule: Full-time
Employee Status: Regular

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24.03.2017, 3:06:27 PM

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