Lead Engineer - Safety in aviation

Role responsibilities

The Safety & Reliability Lead Engineer supports GE Aviations activities in development and improvements of turboprop engine within our Prague facility. In this role you will utilize your experience or expertise to solve problems, develop and execute objectives, and have the ability to effect short-term and some long-term business goals

Essential responsibilities:

Support the establishment of the technical requirements, objectives, timing, resources and funding required and assuring conformance to standards and specifications
Supports cross functional teams assisting the Local and Global Flight Safety functions
Participates on teams that address Safety and Reliability issues
Provides guidance and training to ensure GEAC complies with the Flight Safety and SMS procedures, participates in the Safety PMT
Performs Safety & Reliability Analyses e.g. FMEA, FTA, Risk Assessments and Compliance Times Assessments
Assists with Safety and Accident investigations
Maintains good relationship with Aviation Authorites
Effectively communicates and provides recommendations through analysis and presentation of technical data to internal and external GE customers


University degree in Engineering, Physics, Chemistry, Mathematics, or Computer Science
Proven experience in an engineering position, preferably with an Aerospace Propulsion System Manufacturer
Proficient in performing Safety Analyses, Risk Assessment, FMEA, FTA, Weibull and Reliability Growth analysis
Proficiency in English language

Desired Characteristics

Knowledge of Airworthiness Regulations e.g. CS-E and Part 21
Strong System & Critical thinking ability
Strong oral and written communication skills
Strong interpersonal skills
Comprehensive program management skills
Ability to influence others and create cohesive groups

What can you expect to get?

Perspective job in leading aerospace company with unlimited career opportunities and wide scale of further development.
Apart from that we are also offering more usual benefits like 5 weeks of holidays plus 1 extra week, 6% contribution to pension scheme/ life insurance, meal vouchers in value of 100 CZK fully reimbursed by employer. We are supporting healthly lifestyle with free vegetable and fruits, gym, supported Multi-sport card and many other activities.

Information about the vacancy

Job location

Beranových 65, 199 00  Praha-Letňany, Czech Republic

Employment type

Full-time work

Type of employment

Employment contract

Duration of employment



Cell phone, notebook, contributions to the pension / life insurance, flexible start/end of working hours, meal tickets / catering allowance, educational courses, training, refreshments on workplace, contribution to sport / culture / leisure, occasional work from home, corporate events, opportunity to work up hours, more than 5 weeks of vacation, launch of a completely new project

Required education


Required languages

English (advanced)

Posted by

GE Aviation Czech s.r.o.


About GE Aviation

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