Manager, Aircraft Engineering

Aircell Chicago , IL 60602

Posted 5 months ago

Manage the Aircraft Engineering group to include all engineers, designers, and drafters. Responsible for the quality of the technical data produced by the Engineering department. Will have approval signature authority for all engineering documents. Has authority to assign signature authority to responsible/knowledgeable individuals in order to achieve the engineering efficiency required while maintaining the quality product that comes along with this responsibility.

Summary

  • Manage the Aircraft Engineering Structures group to include all engineers, designers, and drafters.

  • Assign and monitor daily work tasks for all Engineering personnel. Will set work hours and approve overtime for the engineering staff.

  • Responsible for the quality of the technical data produced by the Engineering department. Will have approval signature authority for all engineering documents. Has authority to assign signature authority to responsible/knowledgeable individuals in order to achieve the engineering efficiency required while maintaining the quality product that comes along with this responsibility.

  • Responsible for the proper staffing of the aircraft engineering department to support all booked work. Conduct interviews and/or delegate authority to the appropriate leads to accomplish interviews and suggest additional new hires to support current work levels.

  • Support Manufacturing with technical resources to improve products and disposition manufacturing requests.

  • Support Quality with MRB activity and Corrective Action Requests.

Qualifications:

  • Degree in Mechanical or Aerospace Engineering (aircraft structures engineering)

  • 8+ years in Aircraft Engineering, Structures discipline. Mod experienced preferred. IFE a plus.

  • Understanding of STC process and certification package development.

  • Excellent communication skills

  • 3D CAD skills a plus

  • Must be able to lead teams.

Gogo is the inflight internet company. Our worldwide inflight Wi-Fi services have made internet and video entertainment a regular part of flying. We are a diverse and mission-minded group of professionals all working together in extraordinary harmony. And that's just the beginning. We connect the aviation industry and air travelers with innovative technology and applications, and we do it all in a high-energy environment that welcomes the next challenge. Be prepared to join a performance-obsessed team that is passionate about bringing the internet to every device, every flight, everywhere.

Equal Opportunity Employer/Vets/Disabled

Gogo participates in E-Verify. Details in English and Spanish. Right to Work Statement in English and Spanish.


icon no score

See how you match
to the job

Find your dream job anywhere
with the LiveCareer app.
Mobile App Icon
Download the
LiveCareer app and find
your dream job anywhere
App Store Icon Google Play Icon
lc_ad

Boost your job search productivity with our
free Chrome Extension!

lc_apply_tool GET EXTENSION

Similar Jobs

Want to see jobs matched to your resume? Upload One Now! Remove
Data Engineering Manager

Vivid Seats

Posted 2 days ago

VIEW JOBS 7/20/2019 12:00:00 AM 2019-10-18T00:00 The Opportunity: As our Manager of Data Engineering, you'll grow and develop data systems and engineers at a thriving e-commerce company. You'll influence the transactional systems, analytics platform, and data integration, which include messaging and batch processing. Leading a team at Vivid Seats, you'll stay up to date on new and emerging technologies, plan accordingly to incorporate valuable concepts to enhance our applications, and continually improve the development environment. For an e-commerce company, it all starts at the transactional systems and thinking through the scalability and 24x7 availability. This includes collaborating with the engineering team on the operational data model, proposing the proper tools for the deployment, and getting consensus to make decisions. The responsibility then focuses on integration services to the warehouse. You'll propose and advocate for standardized methods to integrate messaging & batch streams of data. You'll work with the data team to create guidelines for which approach to follow and ensure data pipelines are built in a robust way. We must ensure the team is alerted to an issue and can address it before any stakeholders are negatively impacted. Building out standardized alerting and monitoring is a key element of the data practice. You'll also partner with the security group to ensure data is secure, and the team has created and allocated the proper roles. You'll work with internal stakeholders to understand their needs and timelines, discuss the options which are available, and collaborate as to the best approach balancing bringing out business value with creating elegant solutions. Most importantly you'll develop, coach and retain engineers in a high-performance team while participating in hiring initiatives to attract, screen and hire new engineering talent. You'll carry out performance management, coach, and deliver feedback on a regular basis so the team is appropriately staffed, challenged, and impactful. To be successful, you'll need: * A proven career in leading high-performing engineering teams, preferably in the ecommerce industry * Transactional database experience with platforms like MySQL, Postgres, SQL Server or Oracle. * Messaging or streaming platform experience using platforms such as Kinesis, Kafka, RabbitMQ, etc. * Modern data warehouse technologies knowledge such as AWS Redshift, Snowflake, Big Query, etc. * Experience crafting RESTful services or calling RESTful services to get information in either Java or Python * ETL Pipeline and tooling experience * Cloud experience in AWS, GCP or Azure * Planning experience of making a roadmap with the team and presenting it to other teams to communicate deliverables Additional Experience of Interest: * Platform experience using Unix and AWS (RDS, ECS, EMR, S3, Route53, etc) * Data Modeling for transactional systems using 3rd normal form, and modeling for Analytics platforms using a star-schema methodology. * Containerization: Docker, Kubernetes * CI/CD: Jenkins, CircleCI, Travis * Data serialization such as JSON, Avro, parquet * Predictive Analytics: Machine Learning, Modeling, or Data Mining What We Offer: Vivid Seats is the largest independent online ticket marketplace, sending tens of millions of fans to live events. Experiences Matter- which is why we continue to grow year over year. Working at Vivid Seats puts you front and center at the opportunity to scale our best in class platform that allow our fans to sit closer and experience more. At Vivid Seats, you will have the opportunity to work with the flexibility and speed of a startup; while operating at massive, profitable scale. We keep our teams lean, allowing each and every employee direct accountability to creating a positive ticket buying experience. We are relentless and move quickly to release new features and content to our applications daily. Good ideas are heard and implemented, and hard work rewarded. Being a part of our team means having the ability to drive impact and own the innovation that connects our tens of millions of unique monthly users to the memorable experiences that only live events create. We are passionate about creating memorable experiences for our fans… and the best in class experience for our employees. Vivid Seats offers competitive compensation levels, individual and team-based bonus opportunities, generous benefits package and Flex PTO policy plus a variety of workplace perks. The most exciting one: We offer our employees $100 worth of credits each month to spend on Vivid Seats tickets along with promotional discounts. At the heart of it, we are all fans of great live events. We want to help you get there more often. Location 111 N Canal Suite #800 Chicago, IL 60606 Vivid Seats Chicago IL

Manager, Aircraft Engineering

Aircell