Flight Controls Engineer - Embedded Systems

Skyryse

Los Angeles, CA, USA

Full time

Trucks VC portfolio

Jul 7

Skyryse wants to empower anyone, to fly anywhere, in any aircraft, safely and as a highly experienced pilot would. Powered by the Skyryse operating system, Flight OS, we automate flight controls and systems management to achieve unmatched safety and eliminate opportunities for human error. We want to make flying as ubiquitous as the road and as safe as the elevator.

FLIGHT CONTROLS ENGINEER, AVIATION ENGINEERING - LOS ANGELES

In this role, you are responsible for the development of the Fly-By-Wire and Display software starting with software requirements specification, software design, verification and validation of the software per ARP 4754A, DO178C, DO 331, and DO 330 requirements and facilitate all FAA/DER reviews (SOI-1 to SOI-4) You will assist in the development of certifiable flight automation technologies and cost-efficient processes for the new Urban Commercial Aviation industry. 

RESPONSIBILITIES:

  • Design, develop software for flight automation working with system engineers and system architects leading to certification
  • Support the development of low level drivers in embedded C
  • Work with the systems group to meet all objectives of DO-178C objectives 
  • Work with DER and systems group in successful completion of SOI audits
  • Write, review, and approve system and software requirements and design documents

REQUIRED QUALIFICATIONS:

  • Bachelor of Science degree in Computer Science, Mechanical, Electrical, or Aerospace Engineering discipline 
  • 5+ years of professional working experience
  • Self starter with ability to work independently with minimal supervision to influence organization
  • Experience in developing software requirements, design, test and verification documents

PREFERRED QUALIFICATIONS:

  • Master's or PhD degree in Computer Science, Mechanical, Electrical, or Aerospace engineering discipline
  • Experience with RTOS
  • Experience in design, develop, verify and certify Fly-by-wire operational flight software using model based development conforming DO-331
  • Experience with certification of software, systems and subsystems working with DER/FAA
  • Self starter with ability to work independently with minimal supervision to influence organization 

WHY SKYRYSE?

  • The opportunity to change the world through improving aviation safety and accessibility 
  • Competitive salary
  • Valuable stock option plan
  • Heavily subsidized medical, dental and vision plans
  • Flexible vacation
  • A company with an ambitious vision, a dynamic work environment, and a team of smart, motivated, and fun to work-with colleagues!

WE WELCOME ALL

Skyryse is an equal opportunity employer. We value diversity. We do not discriminate on the basis of race, religion, color, national origin, gender, sexual orientation, age, marital status, veteran status, or disability status.

NO AGENCY CANDIDATES WILL BE CONSIDERED.

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