Program Manager
Test Standards and Safety
Posted on 3/22/2024
Anduril

1,001-5,000 employees

Technology products for defense & national security
Company Overview
Anduril's mission is to transform US & allied military capabilities with advanced technology.
Data & Analytics
Robotics & Automation
Hardware
AI & Machine Learning
Aerospace

Company Stage

Series E

Total Funding

$3.4B

Founded

2017

Headquarters

, California

Growth & Insights
Headcount

6 month growth

20%

1 year growth

76%

2 year growth

212%
Locations
Newport Beach, CA, USA
Experience Level
Entry
Junior
Mid
Senior
Expert
Desired Skills
Communications
CategoriesNew
Product Operations
Product Strategy
Product
Requirements
  • Extremely organized and detail-oriented
  • Excellent verbal & written communication skills
  • A sincere commitment to a positive, inclusive, and collaborative culture
  • 10+ years' experience in aviation in flight instruction, flight standardization, and/or flight safety
  • Knowledge of aviation policy creation / writing
  • Familiarity with the safety investigation processes
  • Knowledge of flight training requirements, currency, and proficiency
  • Experience with training management
  • Experience with incident response / pre-accident planning
  • Familiarity with FAA and/or service aviation regulations
  • Leadership experience with direct reports
  • Experience with ACT (Aircrew Coordination Training) or CRM (Crew Resource Management)
  • Ability to obtain and maintain a security clearance
Responsibilities
  • Oversee and establish standardized training, proficiency, and qualification programs for Test & Evaluation personnel
  • Establish and maintain a standardized approach to creating, updating, and publishing written procedures, checklists, manuals, and other documents required for the execution of test-related activities
  • Establish and manage policies and regulations for flight activities IAW FARs, DCMA regulations, and service guidance best practices
  • Establish and maintain an aviation flight safety program
  • Establish and maintain safety programs, SOPs, and/or policies for multiple test sites to standardize operations
  • Serve as liaison to the Government Flight Representative as needed
  • Serve as liaison to the Federal Aviation Administration as needed
  • Serve as Aviation Safety Officer for Anduril flight operations
  • Establish and maintain a Safety and Standardization Council to proliferate updated requirements, review lessons learned, and share ideas for the continuous improvement of test operations, including flight test
  • Be prepared to conduct safety investigations into ground and flight test-related incidents and report findings to Anduril leadership as required
  • Review all incidents, track derivative issues, and ensure closure of all issues with subsequent out briefings that connect root cause analysis to root cause corrective actions
  • Maintain the incident response / pre-accident program for flight related activities
  • Establish risk acceptance policy to include training of both risk acceptance authorities and test personnel
  • Track statistical data relating to ground and flight test-related incidents for trend analysis and potential corrective recommendations