Avionics System Engineer

Location
Duluth, MN, US
Salary
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Posted
Aug 03, 2017
Role
Engineer
Job Type
Long-Term
Responsible for the research, integration, testing, certification, and follow-on support of avionics and electrical components and software for a general aviation aircraft. Work closely with equipment manufacturers, as well as other systems engineers and test pilots within the organization to establish and refine cross-system requirements for a highly integrated avionics system to help ensure a high quality end user experience with a safe, robust, and intuitive system design.

Job Duties and Responsibilities (Essential Functions):
• Integration and testing of avionics and electrical systems and equipment, including:
  • Requirements development and traceability
  • Research and identification of potential solutions to design objectives
  • Detail design and installation
  • Test case development, execution, and troubleshooting
  • Communication, prioritization, & tracking of issues

• Coordinate design development and system integration with subcontractors
• Generate certification plans and reports to meet FAR Part 23 requirements

Qualifications:
To perform this job successfully, an individual must be able to perform each essential duty satisfactorily. The below requirements are representative of the knowledge, skill, and/or ability required. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.

Education and/or Experience:
• Bachelor's degree in Electrical Engineering (or equivalent) required
• 5+ years related experience/training preferred

Demonstrated Proficiencies/Skills/Abilities:
• Must be able to demonstrate the ability to read, write and speak the English language
• Ability to work both independently and within a cross-functional team
• Proficient with Microsoft Office (Outlook, Excel, PowerPoint, Word, Visio)
• Use of lab equipment, such as oscilloscopes, signal generators, and spectrum analyzers
• Experience with design and implementation of data acquisition systems preferred
• Experience with software development or programming preferred

Other Duties:
Please note this job description is not designed to cover or contain a comprehensive listing of activities, duties or responsibilities that are required of the employee for this job. Duties, responsibilities and activities may change at any time with or without notice. Overtime hours may be required.