Work History

Work History
Nov 2012 - Present

A320neo Type Certification Engineer


Coordination of certification activities for SAneo Project (15 models to be certified in total).

Define of the certification basis for the project in relation with EASA/FAA project managers
Coordinate the certification activities for all areas with the different certification managers

Define and enforce applicable processes

Work in close relation with chief engineering on all certification topics from Type Design Definition to 

First model certified in November 2015

Dec 2009 - Oct 2012

Deputy A320 Fleet Manager - Avionics Senior Engineer

Air New Zealand Technical Operations

Fleet of 17 Airbus A320:

Coordinates the activities of the Fleet systems engineers(4 people, all ATA chapters except cabin and structure), Technical support & management of ATA chapters 22, 31, 44, 46. Management of the software configuration of the A320 fleet, Technical management of the introduction of Airbus new format for MEL and maintenance manuals, Management of the upgrade of several systems for the A320 fleet(ELAC, FWC, FAC, FMGC).

Projects: In charge of the technical introduction of new aircraft in the fleet(4 new in 2011, 1 leased in 2012), Participates in the technical specification of all new A320 for all systems and avionics, In charge of the introduction of the cabin connectivity(GSM) on board the A320 fleet, In charge of the introduction of the EFB class 2 in relation with Flight Ops. Technical collaboration: Participates to the Airbus FAIR forum screening committee(monthly teleconference), Participated in Airbus Working Groups(ATA27 and 29).

May 2008 - Dec 2009

Senior Avionics Engineer

Altitude Aerospace Interiors Ltd
Senior Avionics Engineer Auckland, NZ EASA and NZCAA design organisation(former ANZ design engineering).
May 2003 - May 2008

Display Systems Engineer

Senior Systems Engineer(Display/EIS systems) Toulouse, France Led the development of 4 EIS2(Electronic Instrument System) software standards as Engineering Leader for EIS2 software standard development for A320 aircraft family(from definition to certification). Specified the functional requirements for integration of new navigation functions within EIS2(RNP, CDA, Vertical Display) for both A320 and A340 aircraft families. Defined and integrated the RNP function in EIS2 for first RNP certification on Airbus A320 family.
May 2001 - May 2003

Flight Management System Engineer

SII on behalf of Thales Avionics
Flight Management System Engineer Toulouse, France In charge of the MCDU(Multi-Control and Display Unit) system development for new generation FMS2 THALES/GE: Wrote technical specification for MCDU pages for both A320 and A340 aircraft families, Validated the software implementation by performing functional systems tests on integration test bench.



Aeronautical Engineer Degree

ENSICA - Toulouse