Our mission at Skyryse is nothing less than a new era in flight, where fatalities are nearly zero, piloting any aircraft is simple and safe, and the sky is accessible to all. SkyOS, our industry-first universal operating system for flight, provides any airplane or helicopter with a fly-by-wire flight management solution that significantly reduces the complexity of flying. Skyryse One, our first production aircraft powered by SkyOS, was unveiled in 2024 and features the simplest, safest, and most intuitive flight controls in general aviation.

QUALITY ENGINEER - EL SEGUNDO, CA

As a Quality Engineer, you will oversee aircraft conformity documentation, maintain inspection schedules, and coordinate with airworthiness representatives. You will collaborate with cross-functional teams and support our Sr. Director, Quality in responding to FAA data requests. This is a full-time onsite opportunity based out of our El Segundo, CA HQ. 

RESPONSIBILITIES:

  • Manage records keeping and document package collation for all forms of documentation and reporting pertaining to aircraft conformity (quality records).
  • Maintain the conformity inspection schedule for parts, kits, documentation, and test articles. 
  • Assist with coordinating operations of Designated Airworthiness Representatives (DARs) and Designated Engineering Representatives (DERs) to complete inspections and paperwork.
  • Support our VP of Certification with regards to responding to data requests made by the FAA.
  • Collaborate with cross functional partners within the organization such as Supply Chain, Program Management, Manufacturing, and more. 
  • Perform other duties as assigned

MINIMUM QUALIFICATIONS:

  • Bachelor's degree in Mechanical, Electrical, or Aerospace Engineering discipline
  • 2 years of experience working in supplier/quality documentation or schedule management
  • Strong attention to detail and interpersonal skills

PREFERRED QUALIFICATIONS:

  • Master's degree in Mechanical, Electrical, or Aerospace Engineering discipline
  • Experience working in a startup environment
  • Experience in Aerospace Quality Management, or other related field
  • Project or office management experience

WHY SKYRYSE?

  • The opportunity to change the world through improving aviation safety and accessibility 
  • Valuable stock option plan
  • Heavily subsidized medical, dental and vision plans
  • Full-time employees are eligible for 20 days of paid time off (PTO) and 5 sick days annually.  PTO and sick days must be used in accordance with Company policy.
  • A company with an ambitious vision, a dynamic work environment, and a team of smart, motivated, and fun to work-with colleagues!

The base salary range is $100,000 - $145,000 USD a year. Your base salary will be determined on experience and the pay of employees in similar positions. 

WE WELCOME ALL

Skyryse is an equal opportunity employer. We value diversity. We do not discriminate on the basis of race, religion, color, national origin, gender, sexual orientation, age, marital status, veteran status, or disability status.

NO AGENCY CANDIDATES WILL BE CONSIDERED. 

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