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Dynetics, a wholly owned subsidiary of Leidos, is seeking a talented Avonics Engineer to join a diverse team to create unique solutions for complex aerospace problems. The candidate will be part of a dynamic and multidisciplinary team developing avionics suites and must be able to:
- Collaborate and communicate effectively with project managers, customers, and team members to translate mission-level, customer-driven system needs into specifications for aircraft avionics suites and individual avionics components.
- Contribute to system hardware and software architecture decisions based on customer performance, schedule, and cost requirements (including build/buy trades).
- Work with a large software team to ensure that software specifications are implemented as intended.
- Work with electrical and mechanical engineering teams to ensure avionics size, weight, and power needs are in line with system-level constraints.
- Coordinate with vendors of avionics products, both software and hardware, to ensure products are delivered within cost, on schedule, and meeting technical product expectations.
- Coordinate systems engineering-based requirements verification with diverse group of software and hardware-based test teams, in a lab environment and to support flight testing.
- Communicate and assist with hardware-in-the-loop (HWIL) test team about system test needs and interfaces to support production of a HWIL simulated flight environment.
- Lead system design efforts and contribute to employee technical development
- Document design and requirements for customer approval and engineering development, and present information to the customer.
Candidate must possess a Bachelor's Degree in Engineering from an ABET accredited program with a minimum of 5 years experience.
Candidate must demonstrate capabilities in the following:
Candidate must possess excellent communication skills.
Candidate must also be a US Citizen and be located in (or willing to relocate to) the Huntsville area.
Candidate desired skills include one or more of the following:
General understanding of aircraft flight principles
Hardware-in-the-loop integration, testing and test planning in a real-time environment
Trade study experience
Technical leadership preferred
Sensor instrumentation: acceleration, velocity, position, pressure
Radio communication links and GPS/INS systems
Candidates with previous experience working in a team environment are preferred.
Candidates with 7-10 years of experience are preferred
Candidate must be a US Citizen and possess (and be able to maintain) a Final Secret Clearance or meet the eligibility to obtain (and maintain) a Secret Clearance.