In this role, you will support a new development for rotary aircraft systems. As a Systems Engineer for Leonardo Electronics US Inc., you will be provided the opportunity to be a primary focal for the integration of new hardware and new software to be flown on a rotary aircraft system. We are working with a leading hardware vendor to develop the new hardware and rearchitecting a proven software package in house to meet our Customer’s expanding requirements for years to come.
Location: Huntsville, AL
Other work assignments not mentioned are assumed included and will be determined and would be in conformity with the value assigned to this role.
An undergraduate degree in Computer Science, Computer Engineering or related discipline.
Ability to obtain and maintain a US SECRET security clearance (active clearance desired).
Highly polished verbal and written communication skills - able to communicate complex technical concepts to technical and non-technical counterparts.
Minimum of 5 years’ experience in engineering, product development and the lifecycle of military systems is preferred.
Understanding and knowledge of commonly-used military communication interfaces, such as MIL-STD-1553, EIA232/422/485, HDLC and Ethernet.
Familiarity with certification and design assurance guidelines DO-178, DO-254 and CAST-32A are desired.
Familiarity with regularly used military standards for equipment operation, such as MIL-STD810, MIL-STD-461 and MIL-STD-704.
Limited experience in Electrical engineering and/or Computer Engineering is desirable but not
Excellent oral and written communication skills are essential for the communication of
information (technical and otherwise) and the writing of well-structured, readable and concise documents.
Good presentation skills and confidence to present to an audience are desirable.
Strong relationship skills are necessary, with an ability to effectively work both alone or in a team to meet project schedules, budgets and requirements.
Candidate is expected to apply a customer-focused, conscientious and analytical approach to their work and have an ability to prioritize and respond dynamically to a rapidly changing environment.
Experience with Wind River VxWorks and Workbench.
Experience with standard Microsoft Office PC environment required.