Job Title: Technical Director
Location: Sebastian, FL; Arlington, TX; or Remote
Job Summary: The Technical Director is responsible for the successful management of aircraft and engine transitions.
This is a perfect opportunity to have a positive impact at a fast-growing company. The ideal candidate will be a detail-oriented, self-motivated, service-oriented individual who can prioritize and adapt in a fast-paced work environment while maintaining a strong work ethic at all times.
Primary Duties & Responsibilities
- Technical project management of aircraft and engine transitions, conversions, sales and acquisitions
- Provide technical sign off and coordinating with other departments and external bodies on transition issues
- Preparation and monitoring of technical budgets for transitions and conversions
- Negotiation of technical aspects of lease, sale and purchase contracts with counterparties
- Capable of identifying potential exposures in existing language (or omitted language) of third-party lease agreements being evaluated for an aircraft purchase with a lease in place.
- Technical input in LOIs and contracts for lease, sale, and purchase transactions
- Management of onsite technical consultants
- Review of maintenance reserve claims
- Plan or coordinate activities concerned with investigating and resolving customers' reports of technical problems with aircraft or aerospace vehicles.
Required Experience & Skills
- Relevant technical qualification and at least 5 years’ experience in a related role
- Prior aviation industry experience in an airline, aircraft leasing or with aircraft deliveries
- Extensive project management of aircraft transitions is essential
- Knowledge of aviation regulations
- Intermediate skill level with Microsoft Office (Word, Outlook, Excel, Access, PowerPoint)
- Current passport and ability to travel internationally
- Strong communication, consultation, and relationship management skills
- Detail orientation with the ability to multi-task in a fast-paced work environment
- High energy, a positive attitude, and a great sense of humor