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Scientist, Avionics Development Systems Engineer

Alpharetta, GA 30009
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Job Title: Scientist, Avionics Development Systems Engineer

Job Code: SAS20201102-40994

Job Location: Alpharetta, GA

Job Description:

L3 Harris, Military Displays, Systems Engineering group located in Alpharetta, GA is looking for a Scientist, Systems Engineering to work on avionics development for various Military and Commercial platforms. The selected candidate will be involved with the design, development, and testing of various airborne products. The Systems Engineer will help with the initial product concept, and work with the customer on developing formal specifications and requirements. The candidate should have extensive experience working with the Hardware, Software and Mechanical disciplines and detailed familiarity with the development lifecycle of Airborne Avionics equipment. This position will entail collaboration and coordination with other departments to help manage the process from initial product design to final customer acceptance and transition to production. Position may involve 10% - 20% travel to customers and suppliers.


  • Bachelor’s Degree and a minimum of 12 years of prior relevant experience. Graduate Degree and a minimum of 10 years of prior related experience, or equivalent.
  • Experienced in creating Interface Definition Documents (IDD’s) and Interface Control Drawings (ICD’s).
  • Experienced in generating Requirements Traceability Verification Matrix (RTVM) and Design Verification Testing (DVT) reports.

    Preferred Additional Skills:

    • Proven experience and understanding of requirements capture, design, and decomposition methods.
    • In depth working knowledge of system validation, verification and integration processes for highly complex product      developments.
    • Ability to use engineering tools for requirements capture (DOORS, JAMA etc.).
    • Familiar with high-level objectives of DO-254, DO-178B/C and DO-160 development processes
    • Working knowledge of the commercial and military communications protocols (RS-232, ARINC 429, MIL-STD-1553, ARINC 664 (AFDX) and ARINC 818 (Fiber).
    • Ability to represent system engineering at internal and external customer meetings and audits.
    • Proficiency with MS Office suite (Word, Excel, PowerPoint, Visio, Project and Access)Ability to work well in an Integrated Product Team (IPT) environment.
    • Ability to handle multiple task concurrently and with competing deadlines.
    • Ability to work with little supervision.
    • Mastery level knowledge within a specific technical area or multiple job areas typically obtained through advanced education combined with experience. Viewed as an expert and/or resource within the field by peers in and outside the organization.
    • Experienced in behavioral modeling/simulation (e.g. UML modeling with use-cases and sequence diagrams), peer reviews, configuration and change management.
    • In depth understanding of Optical Characteristics of flight displays with the knowledge of functions of Glass Manufacturer OEM’s.
    • Understanding of ARP-4754A and ARP-4761 system and safety development process.
    • Proven ability to successfully plan Systems Engineering tasks for a project and meet schedule, cost, and performance goals during execution phase.
    • Comfortable in effectively interacting and communicating with Senior Engineering Management, Program Management,      Business Development, and Finance.
    • In depth familiarity with MIL certification processes and procedures.
    • Understanding of manufacturing build, test, quality and customer acceptance review processes.
    • Excellent written and verbal communication skills.


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

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