Joby Aviation is looking for engineers experienced with civil aviation certification to join our growing team in the role of Mechanical Systems and Equipment Designated Engineering Representative. This role will serve as an internal Subject Matter Expert as well as a primary external point of contact with regulatory agencies and industry standards groups for aircraft, system, and equipment-level aspects of mechanical systems and equipment. The most important traits at Joby are attitude towards the project, hard work ethic, and being able to self-manage and learn new skills. Forward thinking will be highly regarded as well.
This position will work closely with multiple design engineering and test teams to ensure designs comply with all federal airworthiness regulations. This position requires a solid understanding of aircraft systems, system development, and industry-specific certification processes. It is preferred that this individual currently be an FAA DER. However, other delegation holders (i.e. ODA, foreign CAAs, etc.) and engineers that have the necessary experience to immediately apply as a DER will be considered as well. This position requires the engineer to be a full-time, direct employee of the company located onsite.
The Mechanical Systems and Equipment DER will be responsible for certification aspects of some or all systems and equipment related to:
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The ideal candidate for this position will have or be: