Software Airworthiness Engineer w/Active Secret Clearance

Job opening ID
3179

Posting title
Software Airworthiness Engineer w/Active Secret Clearance

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

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 safety experience
• MIL STD-882E and DO-178C
• Knowledge and experience of the process and procedures needed to obtain flight airworthiness (AWR) to include development of required documentation
• Army Aviation specific safety and airworthiness 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