Safety Assessment Expert
Cologne (United States of America)
As Safety assessment Expert, you will contribute to aviation safety by providing technical expertise to influence and permit decisions in initial airworthiness certification and continuing airworthiness. In addition, you will support other core technical activities of the Agency. Your main accountabilities as Safety assessment Expert will be to: n Support certification projects and EASA Teams for the determination of the applicable certification basis, the definition of the level of involvement by selecting compliance demonstration items and the agreement of applicants’ certification programmes; n Verify the compliance demonstrations provided by applicants for the domain of expertise in cooperation with the certification teams and experts of other disciplines; n Participate in the development of interpretative material, special conditions or equivalent level of safety to cover new technologies, unconventional uses and proposals for novel compliance demonstration; n Ensure investigation of in-service occurrences and defects in the domain of expertise, and acceptance of corrective actions to maintain acceptable safety standards and follow-up of those actions wherever necessary; n Provide advice in the development of new airworthiness and operational requirements, industrial standards, including relevant parts of EASA Certification Specifications and advisory and guidance material; n Provide technical inputs to support the other Agency’s activities. n Represent the Agency externally in international working-groups or standardisation bodies when mandated to do so.