Full Time

Senior Engineer – American Airlines Remote Jobs

Posted 1 year ago
$40 - $50 per hour

Job Description

Job Type: Senior Engineer from home
Location: Arizona work from home
Company: American Arilines

Why will you enjoy this job?

  • This position is part of the Engineering Team in the Integrated Operations Division.
  • Engineers are responsible for providing support for the maintenance and operation of aircraft and related equipment. This position also establishes and assists in the maintenance of aircraft and component standards within assigned areas of responsibility.


  • Engineers are trained in their area(s) of expertise.
  • Engineers are mentored by him.
  • In the course of project management or problem resolution, acts as team leader/coordinator.
  • As needed, coordinates with manufacturers and regulatory authorities to ensure that Engineering dispositions are properly substantiated in accordance with applicable regulations and Company manuals.
  • Customized procedures and special criteria are developed for repairs, modifications, inspections, servicing, and other maintenance actions that are not adequately addressed in existing manuals.
  • Maintains current knowledge of day-to-day airline operations involving the field of responsibility. Examines daily priorities in light of airline/departmental goals and management directives
  • Investigates aircraft/component problems that may result in aircraft delays or cancellations, significant manpower or material expenditures, or interruptions in maintenance operations, and determines appropriate corrective actions.
  • As needed, provides engineering support for the resolution of anomalous conditions affecting aircraft or components in order to restore serviceability.
  • Responds to requests for technical assistance from Maintenance and other airline departments when it is needed to support projects or solve problems.
  • Creates action plans for fleet/multi-fleet and/or component engineering projects, then pursues final dispositions based on assessed priorities.
  • Coordinates with other airline departments as needed to ensure that engineering dispositions are implemented effectively and efficiently.
  • Prepares engineering documents to put technical dispositions into action by providing customized procedures for repairs, modifications, inspections, or other maintenance actions that provide benefits in accordance with airline/departmental objectives and management directives.
  • Maintains knowledge of current and pending regulations affecting areas of responsibility, and ensures that all Engineering actions comply with applicable regulatory requirements.
  • Uses available resources to continuously improve technical expertise and practical experience. Also works to improve communication skills, time management, and other personal qualities necessary for maximum effectiveness and efficiency in carrying out assigned duties.
  • Actively interacts with both front-line team members and leadership.


Education and prior job experience are required as minimum qualifications.

  • Bachelor of Science in Engineering or a related Engineering license
  • 6 years of related engineering experience or 10 years of experience without a degree
  • Engineering Master’s Degree

Skills, Licenses & Certifications

  • A&P certification
  • Knowledge of Microsoft Office applications such as Word, Excel, and Outlook is required.
  • aptitude for analyzing technical data and making data-driven decisions
  • Shows aptitude, ability, and willingness to assume new roles and responsibilities.
  • Capability to prepare and deliver presentations that compel solution acceptance
  • Capability to interact successfully with internal and external customers

What you will receive

Take advantage of everything American Airlines has to offer:

  • Travel Benefits: Are you ready to travel the world? On our global network, you, your family, and friends can travel to 365 destinations on more than 6,800 daily flights.
  • Health Advantages: You’ll have access to your health, dental, prescription, and vision benefits on day one to help you stay healthy. And that’s not all; we also provide virtual doctor visits, flexible spending accounts, and other services.
  • Programs for Wellness: We want you to be the best version of yourself, which is why our wellness programs equip you with all of the necessary tools, resources, and support.
  • 401(k) Scheme: Employer contributions to your 401(k) program are available after one year, depending on the workgroup.
  • Other great benefits include our Employee Assistance Program, pet insurance, and discounts on hotels, cars, cruises, and other activities.

At American, you are free to be yourself.

Inclusion and diversity are the foundations of the dynamic workforce at American Airlines, from the team members we hire to the customers we serve. Our 20+ Employee Business Resource Groups are dedicated to connecting our team members with our customers, suppliers, communities, and shareholders, as well as to assisting team members in reaching their full potential and creating an inclusive work environment in order to meet and exceed the needs of our diverse world.

Are you ready to feel a tremendous sense of pride and satisfaction as you contribute to the smooth operation of the world’s largest airline as we care for people on their life’s journey? At American, you are free to be yourself.