Oklahoma City, OK

VMS Avionics Engineer (LR-22846)

VMS Avionics Systems Engineer (LR-22846)

About Us

Our client is an innovative aerospace company specializing in the development of solar-powered aircraft solutions. These aircraft are designed to achieve perpetual flight with the ability to carry heavy payloads. Building upon a history of successful renewable-powered flight programs, this fast-growing startup is revolutionizing unmanned aircraft by combining the persistence of geosynchronous satellites with the versatility of a large airborne platform.

Job Description

· Take responsibility for designing, developing, and integrating avionics systems

o Synthesize integration, validation, and verification requirements to create comprehensive specifications

o Identify the necessary equipment and systems to implement the specified functionality

o Establish and maintain the technical baseline for avionics, ensuring complete configuration control

o Design integration and test procedures for both hardware in the loop laboratory and the actual aircraft

o Generate all necessary documentation and reports to obtain CS-23 aircraft certification

Required Qualifications

· Bachelor’s Degree In Engineering or Related Field

· The Avionics Engineer will be responsible for the design, development, and integration of avionics systems. This experience should include:

o Demonstrated ability to define, plan, and develop complex systems level requirements for avionic systems

o Performing integration activities for avionic systems, such as Control and Display Systems, Navigation Systems, Communication Systems, or Surveillance Systems.

o Collaborating with suppliers to ensure technical requirements are met for aircraft development

o Providing technical support to production and customer service departments for resolving system issues

o Conducting system evaluation and analysis to ensure the design meets functional requirements

o Collaborating with cross-functional team members to meet project deadlines

o Performing lab and functional testing of avionics systems

o Creating presentations on avionics system design and development

o Experience working in hardware-in-the-loop (HIL) or system integration labs (SIL)

o Knowledge of real-time operating systems and embedded systems

Preferred Qualifications

· Master’s degree in Engineering or Related Field

· Proficiency in writing technical requirements, documentation, and reports based on test data and analysis

· Familiarity with avionics/electrical test laboratories and lab equipment

· Understanding of system qualification requirements, including DO-160F/G for environmental, DO-178B/C for software, and DO-254 for complex electronic hardware.

· Familiarity with SAE ARP 4754a and ARP 4761

· Ability to manage and complete complex work assignments

· Ability to work independently and within a multi-functional team environment

· Ability to provide support for production and customer service in troubleshooting and recommending solutions for aircraft issues

· Experience with analog to digital and digital to analog converters, power supply components, analog testing/troubleshooting techniques, and signal integrity, layout, and grounding principles

· Comprehensive understanding of instrumentation, interfaces, and sensors, including data acquisition, Power Supplies, Oscilloscopes, Discrete I/O, General Purpose I/O, RS-422, RS-232, ARINC-429, CANBus, switch technologies and topologies, accelerometers, Resistive Temperature Detectors (RTDs), and thermocouples

· Intermediate programming capability in C/C++ and/or Python

Preferred Tools / Process Experience

· Experience with 3D experience PLM

· Familiarity with Polarion ALM

· Proficiency in Catia V5

· Familiarity with JIRA/Confluence

· Intermediate programming capability in C/C++ and/or Python

Search Keywords

· Mechanical Engineer

· Electronics Engineer

· Electrical Engineer

· Computer Engineer

· Avionics

· DO-254

· DO-178

· Hardware / Software Integration

Please Note

1. This position is only open to US Citizens or individuals with a valid Green Card.

Company Benefits

1. Health insurance: Comprehensive medical, dental, and vision coverage is offered to all full-time employees.

2. Paid time off: Vacation, sick leave, and personal days are provided.

3. Flexible schedules: Employees are offered flexible schedules to promote work-life balance.

4. Professional development opportunities: Training, education, and tuition reimbursement programs are available to help employees enhance their skills and advance their careers.

5. Stock options: After one year of seniority, full-time employees may have the opportunity to receive stock options as part of their compensation package.

6. Bonuses: Performance-based bonuses or other forms of compensation are offered to reward employees for their exceptional performance and achievements.

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