Software Airworthiness Engineer w/Active Secret Clearance

Job opening ID
3134

Posting title
Software Airworthiness Engineer w/Active Secret Clearance

Roles and responsibilities
Must be a US Citizen w/ an active Secret Security clearance
Ongoing
W2 with full benefits
Max pay rate - $40/hr
Customer and contract specific training will be required and provided.
Labor Category: Software Airworthiness Engineer

Job Description:
- Primarily review Original Equipment Manufacturer (OEM) deliverables pertaining to software development processes, software integration, and software testing.
- Capability to understand RTCA/DO178C standards and principles.
- Verify OEM deliverables are in compliance with RTCA/DO-178C, MIL-STD-882E, and Data Item Descriptions.
- Participate in customer meetings such as Stages of Involvement, Software Readiness Reviews, Formal Qualification/Performance Verification Testing, and Technical Interchange Meetings.
- Understanding of software engineering and development principles, in particular, have a general knowledge of source code, software development life cycles (i.e. Agile), and hexadecimal/binary numbers.
- Configure memorandums that effectively communicate compliance issues with the documents and standards listed above, along with engineering malpractices, discrepancies, and ill-advised methods that can present potential flaws and risks in the software, hardware, and overall system development.
- Excellent communication to provide thorough reasoning and explanations for comments against deliverables under review and be able to support decisions when explaining to customers and superiors.  

Required Skills:
• Must be a US Citizen w/ an active Secret Security clearance
• Offer contingent on ability to successfully pass a background check and drug screen
• Must have a BS Degree with 3 years of experience.
• Aviation and airworthiness background/knowledge 
• Must have rotary aircraft experience
• Demonstrated excellent interpersonal and oral/written communication skills for effective interaction with customers and co-workers.


Number of positions
1

Location
Huntsville

State
Alabama