Job: Senior Certification Design Engineer

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Job Description

Company Overview:

Teledyne Controls’ mission, vision, and value statements have never really changed in principle since 1964. Dedication to every employee and client’s success; Innovation that matters - for our company and for the world; Trust and personal responsibility in all relationships – Teledyne Controls is EveryWhereYouLook!

Are you looking to be part of a dynamic and growing organization - whose company culture is centered on empowering its employees to make decisions? As one of the leading providers of end-to-end avionics solution, Teledyne Controls is focused on hiring the best available talent!

Position Summary and Responsibilities:

Teledyne Controls is seeking a seasoned Senior Certification Design Engineer to secure and sustain FAA certification for Teledyne products in all targeted aircraft types.  


Essential duties:

  • Prepares engineering drawings, reports, correspondence, and data to be used for FAA certification of new and existing STCs.
  • Coordinates FAA approvals of PMA, STC, major/minor design changes.  
  • Participates in preliminary design review (PDR) and critical design review (CDR) as necessary to express certification requirements.
  • Interface with teammates early in the development stage to mitigate risks prior to qualification testing.
  • Interface with company technicians and outside vendors/suppliers to develop product design specification and optimize production process.  


  • Bachelor of Science Degree in Engineering, preferable Electrical or Aerospace Engineering.
  • At least a minimum of five (5) to ten (10) years’ experience in avionics installations, field service, or customer support in an Avionics, Aircraft, and/or Aerospace Defense environment.  
  • Must be proficient in the use of Microsoft office tools: Outlook, Word, Excel, PowerPoint, Access, Adobe Acrobat
  • Proficient in AutoCAD drafting is required.
  • Requires working knowledge of OEM aircraft manuals.
  • Working experience in STC certification.
  • Working experience with generation of regulatory applications, certification plans, Conformity Requests.
  • Understanding of Quality requirements for Parts and Aircraft Inspections as well as parts manufacturer approval (PMA).
  • Experience working in production liaison engineering (aerospace), aircraft reciprocating engineers, aircraft certification flight testing, instrumentation, data acquisition.
  • Previous employment in an engineering field (commercial, military, or defense engineering) is strongly preferred. 

This is a full-time opportunity with one of the leading providers of sophisticated solutions designed to help operators increase flight safety and operational efficiency through more efficient aircraft data and information management, located in El Segundo, California

What can Teledyne Controls’ offer YOU?
A Competitive Salary & Benefits Package
Excellent Health, Dental, Vision
Paid Vacation Time
Paid Sick Time
Life Insurance Benefits
Paid Holidays
401(k) Eligibility
RideShare Program
Educational Tuition Reimbursement
Employee Fun Events throughout the year

Teledyne is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer.  All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, religious creed, gender, sexual orientation, gender identity, gender expression, transgender, pregnancy, marital status, national origin, ancestry, citizenship status, age, disability, protected Veteran Status, genetics or any other characteristic protected by applicable federal, state, or local law.


If you need assistance or an accommodation while seeking employment, please email or call (805)373-4545.  Determinations on requests for reasonable accommodation will be made on a case-by-case basis.  Please note that only those inquiries concerning a request for reasonable accommodation will receive a response.


***This is a covered position-FAA Safety sensitive position which requires applicant to pass a pre-employment FAA Drug and Alcohol test.  Employee is subject to random FAA Drug and Alcohol testing throughout your employment at Teledyne Controls***

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Teledyne Controls, LLC - Headquarters
501 Continental Blvd.
El Segundo, CA 90245
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1049 Camino Dos Rios
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Saint Paul, MN 55121
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900 SW 16th Street, Suite 225
Renton, WA 98057
Teledyne Controls, LLC - Headquarters
Teledyne Controls, LLC - Thousand Oaks, CA
Teledyne Controls, LLC - Eagan, Minnesota
Teledyne Controls, LLC - Seattle, Washington