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Senior Systems Project Engineer

Sr. Systems Project Engineer

Location: Redmond, WA (98503)

Job Description

Provide leadership for new product introduction from conceptualization/business capture through component qualification and delivery.
Oversee development project schedules, budgets and resource allocation.
Support the development of new electromechanical systems for aerospace applications.
Including flight controls, brake controls and high precision utility actuation systems.

Break down system-level requirements and program documents from a customer into component-level requirements, software requirements, and individual tasks
Oversee or perform analysis to support system development – controls systems performance, safety analysis, etc.
Work with current and emerging motion control technologies – geared systems, motors, various sensor topologies, motor controllers and embedded systems
Support and direct testing of motion control systems from detail development tests through aircraft system integration tests.
Act as project focal for customers
Support proposal development for new projects and support new business capture initiatives
Provide mentoring to less experienced engineers


Strong experience in development of electromechanical systems for air vehicles or space vehicles.
Experience with primary flight controls, secondary flight controls, high precision utility actuation or brake control systems a plus. Experience as a systems integration lead at an aircraft or spacecraft manufacturer a plus. Strong program management skills.
US citizenship or US permanent resident status is a requirement for this position.
B.S., M.S., or Ph.D in Engineering with broad exposure to electromechanical and embedded systems on air or space vehicles
15+ years of design, analysis, modeling, and testing experience
Excellent verbal and written communication skills
Excellent organizational and interpersonal skills

Physical Demands: The physical demands described here are representative of those that must be met by an employee to successfully perform the essential functions of this job.

While performing the duties of this job, the employee is occasionally required to stand. The employee must frequently lift and/or move up to 15 pounds. Specific vision abilities required by this job including ability to adjust focus.

Work Environment and Safety Equipment Required: The work environment characteristics described here are representative of those an employee encounters while performing the essential functions of the job. Safety glasses, safety shoes and other designated personal protective equipment as required for the position.

Must wear safety glasses where required.


Butler America Aerospace, LLC. is proud to provide an equal opportunity workplace and be an affirmative action employer. Consider Butler because we are committed to hiring and retaining a diverse workforce. We recognize that we thrive on diversity for the benefit of our employees, our customers, and the communities where we are located. Employment with Butler America Aerospace, LLC. is governed on the basis of qualifications and competence without regard to race, color, religion, gender, national origin, ethnicity, veteran status, disability status, age, sexual orientation, gender identity, gender expression, marital status, mental or physical disability or any other legally protected status.
Job Number: 55210
Job Location: Redmond, WA
Per Diem: Possible
Start Date: ASAP
Input Date: 10/31/2018
Last Updated: 11/12/2018
Attention: David Surreira

City, State: SHELTON, CT 06484
Phone: 203/926-2705
Fax Phone: 203/926-0082

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