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Senior Engineering Specialist FTE

Date: Jun 22, 2022

Location: Toronto Downsview, ON, CA

Senior Engineering Specialist FTE-TOR05177



Bombardier is a global leader, creating innovative and game-changing planes. Our products and services provide world-class transportation experiences that set new standards in passenger comfort, energy, efficiency, reliability and safety. We are global organization focused on working together with a team spirit.

Bombardier Flight Operations has an immediate opening in its Toronto Flight Operations / Flight Test Engineering Department for a Flight Test Engineer [Sr. Engineering Specialist]. As Flight Test Engineer, you will be responsible for planning, executing, reporting and performing Production Flight Test Engineering operations on the Global 5500/6500 and G7500 aircraft for the purpose of research, development and certification.

In your role, you will;

- Perform regular Flight Duties as Flight Test Engineer on Production Aircraft.

- Be responsible for the test planning, test readiness, safety of flight and test operations of Production and Experimental Aircraft.
- Operate under the day-to-day authority/supervision of the Manager of Flight Operations and Chief Pilot.
- As a Senior Engineering Specialist you will work with the Flight Test Engineering Team to support aircraft operational information critical to tests being performed (i.e. test limitations, Restrictions and/or Special Instructions (RSI’s) and test procedures or direction).
- Be assigned responsibility for vetting and approving Non-Conformity Reports (NCR’s) and RSI’s.
- Communicate with System Engineering, Methods Engineers, Flight Sciences and Pre-Flight on the planning, status and results of the tests performed on an aircraft in a hangar, ground and/or in flight.
- Create test documentation and reporting consistent with approved Bombardier Flight Test Center standards.
- Oversee and confirm aircraft configuration is appropriate and/or applicable for test (i.e. component level, test instrumentation, etc).
- Coordinate, chair and facilitate the following reviews/briefing: Test Readiness; SOF (Safety Of Flight) and THA (Test Hazard Analysis); and Pre- and Post-flight briefings.
- Prepare/write Test Cards/Plans based on TDS (Test Definition Sheets)
- Observe (i) company, FAA and Transport Canada rules and regulations for test, (ii) proper use of safety and risk mitigation methods, and (iii) test equipment operating procedures
- Work closely with the Bombardier Flight Test Center – Wichita, Global Completion Center (GCC) – Montreal and other 3rd party Completion Centers.
- Perform other related duties as assigned.


As our ideal candidate,

- You must a Bachelor of Engineering Degree (P. Eng)

- You have ten (10+) years of experience in Aerospace Engineering including Flight Test Engineering
- You have a Masters in Engineering/Aviation and/or a Test Pilot School graduate
- You have an understanding of Civil/Commercial aircraft certification Part 25 requirements
- You have an understanding of aircraft systems and their operation.
- You have an ability to interpret aircraft system schematics.
- You have a Private or Commercial Pilots Licence
- You have excellent working knowledge of MS-Office (Word, Excel, PowerPoint, MS Project & Access).
- You are self-motivated and exhibit good communication, planning and organizational skills.
- You are able to travel to remote locations to test for short (e.g. 1 week) and extended (e.g. several weeks) periods of time with a valid Passport.
- You have good problem solving skills.

Bombardier is an equal opportunity employer and encourages persons of any race, religion, ethnicity, gender, identity, sexual orientation, aga, immigration status, disability or other applicable legally protected characteristics to apply. 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 Disabilities 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.

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

Job Posting:
27.01.2022, 2:41:21 PM

Unposting Date: Ongoing

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