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Avionics Systems Engineer - 2

Greenville, TX 75401

Job Title: Avionics Systems Engineer - 2

Job Code: IMS20191002-111844

Job Location: Greenville, TX

Job Description:

Avionics Systems Engineering position as part of a team that supports the design, development, test, and integration of complex, specialized hardware/software systems installed on airborne and ground-based ISR platforms. Interfaces with the customer, program management, other Systems, Test, Development, and Project Engineering personnel to understand new baseline functionality. 

  • Designs, develops, documents, tests and debugs applications software and systems that contain logical and mathematical solutions to avionics systems.
  • Conducts multidisciplinary research and collaborates with equipment designers and/or hardware engineers in the planning, design, development, and utilization of electronic data processing systems for product and commercial software.
  • Software Engineering positions require evaluation of software requirements, performing software design, coding and testing, and proper configuration management of software baselines. Individual positions require one or more of the following:      - Windows 10 (C++, C#, Java, XML, or SNMP)      - Windows 10/7 Visual Studio environment using C# and .NET.   - Experience with object-oriented design concepts and techniques     - Knowledge and experience with all phases of the full software development life cycle
  • Provides technical oversight and review support to development groups during product design and development.
  • Plans and executes integration & testing in a Systems Integration Laboratory and on airborne and ground-based platforms.
  • Verifies and validates new baseline functionality while ensuring legacy functionality still works as intended.
  • Supports field team deployments for delivery, installation, and sell off of avionics systems.
  • Plans and executes periodic SIL and platform upgrades to new installation, wiring, and equipment configurations.
  • Follows existing standards to document system testing status and anomalies with the system. Verifies fixes to system anomalies.
  • Interfaces with customer personnel to ensure their satisfaction with system performance.
  • Works with management to develop and adhere to schedules and budgets required to accomplish assigned work.
  • Provides regular status updates for ongoing work efforts to keep management and customer informed.
  • Systems Engineer will perform installation, upgrade, configuration, deployment, and administration of Customer LRUs related to aircraft avionics systems; coordinate version upgrades and software fixes; troubleshoot and resolve system problems and performance issues. 


    Bachelor Degree preferably in Computer Science with a minimum of two (2) years of applicable experience. An equivalent combination of education and experience may also be considered.

    • Programming experience in C/C++/C#
    • Physical requirements: Must be able to climb aircraft stairs and ladders. Some lifting required.


      • Able to read, interpret, create, and maintain spreadsheets, charts, reports, investigation and test plans, and procedures.
      • An intermediate to master proficiency level with MATLAB. Familiarity with configuration management software is a plus
      • Experience presenting design and project information at periodic reviews as well as recommending improvements to existing designs
      • Willingness and ability to perform flight test duties onboard customer ISR aircraft.
      • Ability to pass an FAA Third-Class FAA flight physical, altitude chamber training, and abbreviated local flight-related training for Land/Water Survival, Emergency EGRESS, etc.
      • Knowledge and experience in generating system level requirements and block diagrams, with subsequent allocation to product level requirements, aircraft installation specifications, and integration & test plans.
      • Understanding and recent experience with requirements management, utilizing a tool such as DOORS considered a plus.
      • Experience with avionics and platform certification to DO-178 & DO-254 considered a plus.
      • Ability to communicate clearly (written and verbal) to technical and non-technical personnel
      • Ability to work both independently and within a team environment
      • Proficiency in Microsoft Office products (Word, Excel, et al) to generate work product     

        Position requires the ability to obtain and maintain a DOD Security Clearance, which requires U.S. Citizenship.


Posted: 2020-05-18 Expires: 2020-06-17

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