Job Description: Researches and drafts regulatory documents and reviews documents for accuracy, completeness, and compliance with appropriate requirements. Available to consult on technical, legal, and regulatory aviation issues related to specific tasks. Is responsible for summarizing and analyzing public comments, researching aviation and other regulatory issues, managing individual projects, working with Government and industry personnel, and conducting Internet research.
Duties/Skills: Provide regulatory review, safety, and aviation technical support to the FAA's Unmanned Aircraft System (UAS) Integration Office. Highly proficient in Microsoft 2010 Word, Excel and PowerPoint. Effective writing skills to include correct word choice, construction of clear sentence structure and flow, knowledge of rules of grammar and ability to concisely convey message. Ability to identify program needs and initiate solutions, high level of discretion and judgment , effective time management, ability to multi-task and prioritize work and quickly adapt to change with accuracy. Ability to work collaboratively as part of a team as well as work independently. Experience involving completion of special non recurrent and ongoing projects, proven ability to work in a fast paced environment and outcome oriented.
* Strong technical skills in aviation, flight experience - UAS specific flight experience preferable * Familiar with FAA regulations, most notably 14CFR part 107 * Familiar with UAS systems, capabilities and emerging technologies
Job Qualifications: Master's Degree and 10 years of aviation-related or regulatory drafting experience. Master's Degree may be waived with Bachelor's Degree and 15 years of related experience.