Avion Solutions Inc., an employee owned company, is seeking candidates for a Senior Engineer to support the Mission Equipment Division (MED) of the Aviation Engineering Directorate (AED). This position is based in Huntsville, AL.
Support the MED in the integration of Electrical/Avionics and Communication/Navigation systems, assemblies and components in Army aviation systems. Review and/or support development of system design requirements. Review Hardware, Software and System design documentation, Test Plans, Test Procedures and Reports. Review Software related issues in Safety documentation such as System Safety Assessment Reports, System Safety Hazard Analysis (SSRA), Functional Hazard Assessment (FHA) and Failure Mode, Effects and Criticality Analysis (FMECA) Review Airworthiness documentation such as Airworthiness Qualification Plans (AQP), Airworthiness Qualification Specification (AQS), Plan for Software Aspects of Certification (PSAC), Software Accomplishment Summary (SAS), and Airworthiness Releases (AWR) Participate in Technical Interchange Meetings (TIM), Preliminary/Critical Design Reviews (PDR/CDR), Test Readiness Reviews, and witness testing when requested. Provide support in the development of Guidance, Processes, Practices and Requirements for Navigation and Airworthiness Qualification. Review and provide recommendations to Statements of Work (SOW), design specifications, user’s manuals, Modification Work Orders (MWO) and aircraft integration documentation. Review and research New Source Approval requests for hardware and systems.
BS with a minimum of 20 yrs. experience, OR MS with a minimum of 15 yrs. experience, OR Ph.D. with a minimum of 14 yrs. experience. Aerospace Experience in Electrical/Avionics and Communication/Navigation integration in Army aviation systems. Must be a US Citizen and have/able to obtain and maintain a DoD Secret Security Clearance. Must be able to travel up to 25% of the time. US travel only.
Strong written and oral communication skills. Proficient in the Microsoft (MS) Office Suite, to include MS Word, MS Excel, MS Powerpoint, and MS Project Familiarity with AR 70-62 Airworthiness Qualification of US Army Aircraft, AMCOM Reg 385-17 Software System Safety, ADS-51-HDBK Rotorcraft Aircraft qualification and Safety Standards (MIL-STD-882, SAE ARP 4754 and SAE ARP 4761). Development/review of requirements definition, Acceptance and Qualification test plans, test procedures, reports and airworthiness releases.
Equal Opportunity: Avion Solutions, Inc. reaffirms its belief in equal employment opportunity for all employees and applicants for employment. Avion Solutions, Inc. is an Equal Employment Opportunity Employer and a VEVRAA governed Federal Contractor who affords equal employment opportunity to protected veterans and people with disabilities. Avion Solutions, Inc. provides all employees and job applicants’ equal employment opportunities in hiring and promotion without regard to age, sex, sexual orientation, marital status, race, religion, color, veteran status, genetic information, physical or mental disability, national origin or any other reason prohibited by law.
Location/Region: Huntsville, AL