Sr. Avionics Engineer Jobs in Anchorage, AK at Sun Country Airlines
Title: Sr. Avionics Engineer
Company: Sun Country Airlines
Location: Anchorage, AK
Sun Country has been flying for 40 years and continues to thrive! We are looking for talented people to join the team! We are currently hiring for a Sr. Avionics Engineer. This position is responsible for establishing technical programs and managing all day-to-day technical issues for the aircraft in the areas of avionics and associated electrical systems. This position has primary job responsibility for the technical aspects of Maintenance Engineering activity based upon Safety, FAA Regulations, Reliability, and cost of ownership issues.
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Identify and assign all Engineering Task Cards/Authorizations to address avionics and related system repairs and alterations.
Provide technical assistance related to aircraft fleet upgrades/modifications. Review and disposition avionics and aircraft electrical system Airworthiness Directives, Service Bulletins, Service Letters, coordinate new technology programs, etc.
Serve as the point of contact for vendors on technical issues relating to these avionics and aircraft electrical systems, and the establishment of procedures for coordinating and resolving technical issues with vendors.
Coordinate with various departments to resolve and prevent aircraft electrical system deficiencies.
Review and improve maintenance manuals, illustrated parts catalogs, task cards, and service bulletins in relation to all avionics.
Any other duties assigned by management
Qualifications and Education Requirements
Bachelor’s degree or equivalent experience plus ten years of related experience · At least 5 years of previous airline experience.
Proven engineering, computer, and technical knowledge experience.
Excellent at articulating complex information to various audiences.
Exceptional mathematical skills.
Ability to apply principles of logic and scientific thinking to a wide range of intellectual and practical problems.
Ability to get a MSP SIDA Badge.
Previous Avionics Engineering experience with 737 aircraft
Two or more years’ experience in a 121 or 135 airline engineering environment
This job primarily operates in a professional office environment. This role routinely uses standard office equipment such as computers, phones, photocopiers, filing cabinets. On occasion, this position will be required to operate on an aircraft including in the flight deck as well as in the Maintenance Hangar. Physical Demands The physical demands described here are representative of those that must be met by an employee to successfully perform the essential functions of this job. While performing the duties of this job, the employee is regularly required to talk or hear. The employee frequently is required to stand; walk; use hands or finger, handle or feel; and reach with hands and arms. The employee is occasionally required to sit; climb or balance, and stoop, kneel, crouch or crawl. The employee must frequently lift and/or move up to 10 pounds and occasionally lift and/or move up to 50 pounds. Specific vision abilities required by this job include close vision, distance vision, color vision, peripheral vision, depth perception and ability to adjust focus.
COVID Vaccination Policy for New Hires
As required by federal mandate, all candidates must have received or be willing to complete the COVID-19 vaccine by date of hire to be considered for U.S.-based jobs. Proof of vaccination will be required at the time of hire (limited accommodations for religious or medical reasons).
All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, or status as a protected veteran.
Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.
Sun Country Airlines is an E-Verify Employer. We participate in the web-based system that allows the company to verify the identity and employment eligibility of newly hired employees by electronically matching information provided by employees on the Form I-9, Employment Eligibility Verification, against records available to the Social Security Administration (SSA) and the Department of Homeland Security (DHS).
Sun Country Airlines is a Zero Tolerance Drug-Free Workplace for all Safety-Sensitive functions.  A safety-sensitive function, as described in 14 CFR part 120, §§ 120.105 and 120.215, includes a flight crewmember, flight attendant, flight instructor, aircraft dispatcher, aircraft maintenance or preventive maintenance, ground security coordinator, aviation screener, air traffic controller, and operations control specialist. I understand and acknowledge that I will be required to undergo a DOT/FAA pre-employment drug test for the following prohibited drug (as defined in 49 CFR § 40.85) prior to being hired or transferred into a Department of Transportation (DOT) safety-sensitive position as defined in 14 CFR part 120: All prospective employees are subject to pre-employment testing for the following drugs and their metabolites: Marijuana, Cocaine, Amphetamines, Opioids and Phencyclidine (PCP).
Job Type: Full-time
Pay: $125,000.00 – $135,000.00 per year
Work Location: One location