Rockwell Collins Certification Engineer in Bohemia, New York

B/E Aerospace, a wholly owned subsidiary of Rockwell Collins Inc., is a leading manufacturer of aircraft interior products and solutions.

B/E's Lighting & Integrated Systems offers a variety of solutions to business jet and commercial OEM’s as well as airlines directly. Major product lines include Interior Lighting, Exterior Lighting, Cabin Management System, Coax Cable & Trays, System Upgrade Provisions, Aerostructures & Interior Assemblies, Engineering, Design and Certification. Primary operation locations are Bohemia, New York; New Berlin, Wisconsin; Nogales, Mexico; Winnipeg, MB, Canada.

As a leader in the aerospace industry, we are growing rapidly and have a number of exciting positions available right now, including a Certification Engineer in our Lighting & Integrated Systems business located in Bohemia, New York.


Reporting to the Engineering Manager, the Certification Engineer is responsible for reading and interpreting customer and regulatory certification requirements and developing qualification plans/procedures based on the customer requirements and applicable compliance standards.


  • Generate Enviromental Qualification test procedures and reports.

  • Write similarity substantiation reports.

  • Ability to interface with customers and communicate with internal and external customers to assure deliverables are met on time.

  • Work with design engineers early in development stage to mitigate the failure risks prior to qualification testing.

  • Oversee testing at the lab facility and understand the purpose of each test.

  • Provide summary updates on each test and provide potential failure analysis.

  • Close attention to details.



  • Bachelor's degree in Engineering from four-year college or university

  • Five years related experience and/or training; or equivalent combination of education and experience.

  • Experience writing certification qualification documents.

  • Ability to multi-task on various projects.

  • Possess strong oral, organizational, and written communication skills.


  • Strong expertise in the RTCA DO-160 standard.

  • Knowledge of FAA conformity process.

  • Experience in working with Boeing and Airbus electrical/EMI a plus.

  • Aerospace experience.

The above description reflects the details considered necessary to describe the principal functions of the job and should not be construed as a detailed descriptions of all the work requirements that may be performed in the job.

EOE/Minorities/Females/Veterans/Disabled. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability or protected veteran status.