Certification Engineer I

Job ID: 2207548

Fort Worth (USA)

As an international brand company with German roots, we at RECARO pursue the vision of improving the performance of people in motion like no other. In keeping with our tradition, Safety, Quality, and Ingenious Design are at the core of all that we do. This allows us to exceed the expectations of our customers every day and make performance something you can feel: Feel Performance.

In addition to RECARO Holding and RECARO Child Safety, our corporate group also includes RECARO Aircraft Seating headquartered in Schwäbisch Hall. We develop, produce, and market innovative seats for economy and business class, which meet the highest standards when it comes to comfort, lightweight construction, and design. As an internationally renowned brand, we are one of the world’s three largest suppliers of aircraft seats with our premium products. To enhance our team, we are looking to fill the following position at our site in Fort Worth at the earliest possible date:

Certification Engineer I


The Certification Engineer I is responsible for working as part of the certification team along with the internal program team, installers, suppliers, FAA, EASA and designees to research and to plan and execute large and small scale certification programs. 


  • Perform assigned certification tasks for portion of a larger certification project as directed by Lead Engineer or Manager.
  • Familiarize with TSO certification process for Aircraft seating products.
  • Work as part of the certification team to implement previously established certification basis.
  • Interface with internal customers to support timely project completion.
  • Maintain accurate and up-to-date certification records.
  • Compile and enter vendor testing data to support final certification.
  • Follow internal company processes.


  • A minimum of a Bachelor’s degree in Engineering is required preferably in Aerospace / Mechanical Engineering/Other Engineering.
  • Strong Project Management skills with the ability to establish track and maintain schedules from multiple suppliers or on multiple projects. 
  • Risk Management skills; ability to review current issues/program status and identify and manage project risks. Apply expertise in certification and testing in problem solving. 
  • Exceptional organizational skills, self-motivation, a sense of urgency and sensitivity to deadlines, and detail-oriented style are required. 
  • Experience in CATIA V4 or V5 or a similar program is preferred.
  • Experience in MS OFFICE products is a must.
  • Experience in using of matrix parts lists with high variant diversity in SAP is desired.

You will be a perfect fit for our team if you are enthusiastic about innovative products, enjoy setting ambitious goals, love taking on responsibility, are motivated by an environment of appreciative, trusting collaboration, and have a strong creative drive. In return, we promise to give you the freedom to develop your potential with individual development opportunities and will provide you with the necessary competencies to increase your personal responsibility so that you can face the future together with RECARO.

Our recruiting team looks forward to receiving your application. Your personal information will be kept confidential. We are an equal opportunity employer and value diversity. All employment is decided on the basis of qualifications, merit and business needs.