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Last updated: 2020-09-14
Valid to: 2020-10-12
Job Role:
Maintenance Repair Operations, Systems Engineer
United States
Annual salary from:
125000 €
Job description

Flight Controls Systems Engineer/Sr. Electronics Systems Engineer

Torrance, CA

Salary + Full Benefits + Bonus + Paid Relocation

Must be a US Citizen

The Electrical/Electronic Engineering team at Aircraft Group is expanding and positioned for growth. We are looking for a Sr. Electronic Systems Engineer to be responsible for the development of Flight Control Computers (FCCs), Actuator Control Units (ACUs), and Motor Control Electronics (MCEs) for primary and secondary flight control systems for commercial and military aircraft. This position is located at our aerospace facility in Torrance, CA.

As a Sr. Electronic Systems Engineer, you will

Represent as a recognized technical authority and project leader

Guide the evolution of the conceptual and detailed design phases through verification and certification

Serve as a technical reference point for internal and external communications

Conduct systematic capture, development and documentation of fully verifiable electronics box level requirements that acknowledges technical, schedule, and cost constraints through consulting with customers, staff and sales personnel.

Conduct functional analysis, detail trade studies, requirements allocation and interface definition studies to translate systems requirements allocated to electronics into electronic hardware specifications. Effectively communicate these internal design requirements to the other members of the design team.

Create detailed Verification and Validation plans and procedures for the testing of electronic boxes. Investigate and create new test methods and approaches.

Conduct hardware and software level integration and test including any performance anomalies investigations.

Create concise reports that document the design decisions and analysis results.

Support various aspects of technical project planning, including designs, proposals, cost estimates, schedules and technical interface meetings throughout the program life cycle

Prepare, organize and make presentations to customers in support of design reviews and technical interface meetings.

Support project status briefings with clear and effective reports and presentations

Contribute to the development of new product requirements through consulting with customers and sales personnel

Represent in a manner consistent with its leading-edge technical reputation

Support programs with some travel (5-10%) and the participation in presentations to customers


  • Bachelor's Degree in Electrical or Aerospace Engineering
  • 10 or more years of design and development engineering experience
  • 5 or more years of project/team leadership experience
  • Due to federal contract obligations, must be a US Citizen

Preferred Qualifications

  • Master's Degree in Electrical or Aerospace Engineering preferred
  • Depth of understanding and experience in the design, analysis and development aircraft actuation controllers
  • Experience with requirement flow down
  • Experience in the aerospace industry
  • Experience with actuators sensor interfaces
  • Experience with commercial and military standards (RTCA/DO-160, MIL-STD-461, MIL-STD-704, MIL-STD-810, and RTCA/DO-254 standards), Qualification, and Certification
  • Leadership skills with strong organizational skills and a desire for constant improvement

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