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Design and Analysis Engineer - Avionics and Flight Controls

Company The Boeing Company Job ID 1700018453 Date posted 11/07/2017
Location Long Beach California United States
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Huntington Beach;California;United States~

Job Description

The Boeing Company is seeking a design and analysis (level 2) engineer in Avionics and Flight Controls Engineering on the C-17 Military Airlifter Program in Long Beach/Huntington Beach, California.


  • Developing electronic and electrical flight control system solutions
  • Participating in modification projects for flight control hardware and software designs based on platform requirements
  • Executing systems and software testing to verify operational and functional requirements
  • Managing hardware/software suppliers' performance to ensure customer requirements are met
  • Supporting resolution of product integration & field operation issues
  • Researching new technologies for potential application to C-17
  • Developing solutions to technical problems of safety of flight scope and impact
  • Applying solid engineering, scientific, and common sense principles in the context of organizational dynamics and real world cost & schedule targets
  • Integrating into teams and collaborating with multiple engineering disciplines in solving moderately complex problems concerning fielded airborne avionics and flight control (AFC) systems, involving both hardware and software.
  • Participate in full lifecycle projects to develop functional and interface requirements; design hardware, software and interface specifications; test and validate to ensure system designs meet operational and functional requirements; assist in monitoring supplier performance to ensure system integration and compliance with requirements
  • Work with customers and their Boeing representatives to obtain feedback for product enhancements and corrective actions.

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Yes. Available for eligible candidates, if authorized.


Typical Education and/or Experience

Degree and typical experience in engineering classification: Bachelor's and 2 or more years' experience or a Master's degree with experience. Bachelor, Master or Doctorate of Science degree from an accredited course of study, in engineering, computer science, mathematics, physics or chemistry. ABET is the preferred, although not required, accreditation standard.


Basic Qualifications

  • Experience in Matlab and Simulink
  • Experience and/or education in classical and modern control theory

Preferred Skills

  • Experience in Flight Controls, Avionics Systems, Analysis
  • Experience and/or education in airplane flight dynamics
  • Pilots license / flying experience 
  • Active U.S. Security Clearance
  • Possess attributes that include ownership, responsibility, and commitment 
  • Ability to interact professionally with customers, suppliers, field representatives, and fellow engineers
  • Dependable, innovative, an independent thinker, and possess excellent & creative problem solving skills
  • Demonstrated "hands on" capabilities in class projects and/or previous work experience or hobbies
  • Capability to work independently, persevere, and generally "find a way" when roadblocks are encountered


This position must meet Export Control compliance requirements, therefore a “US Person” as defined by 22 C.F.R. § 120.15 is required. “US Person” includes US Citizen, lawful permanent resident, refugee, or asylee. 

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