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Certification Engineer at Joby Aviation
Santa Cruz, CA, US
The certification engineer will work with a team on various errands ranging from technical to administrative tasks. The most important traits at Joby are attitude towards the project, hard work ethic, and being able to self-manage and learn new skills. Forward thinking will be highly regarded as well.


Determine and interpret the certification basis, identify conformity tests and provide according documentation. Maintain traceability throughout the process.

Interface between company engineers, external DERs, and certification team.

Develop and implement company processes to meet industry standards to aid certification.

Interface with the FAA in areas such as:

Aircraft certification

Flight standards

Manufacturing inspections

Continued airworthiness

Work within engineering group to analyze and ensure regulatory compliance.

Provide solutions to possible certification issues regarding design activities.

Maintaining engineering files and company records.

System Safety Assessment (SSA) and risk management.


At least 5 years of experience with FAA or EASA certification processes and compliance finding activities.

Bachelor's or higher in aerospace engineering or related fields.

Proficient English.

Microsoft Office and Google Docs


Experience in testing including instrumenting, data acquisition, and documenting and analyzing results.

Experience and involvement with industry groups to develop consensus standards.

Familiar with Dassault Systemes engineering and management tools.

Private pilot license