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Senior Flight Controls Engineer

We are looking for a Senior Flight Controls Engineer to join our team in Arlington, WA. In this role you will manage and lead the flight controls fly-by-wire department. You’ll be responsible for the definition, specification, development and, integration of the aircraft fly-by-wire systems. Working and coordinate and integrate across the aircraft teams for the most optimum solution for the customer.

• Overall responsibility for leading the Fly-by-wire department.
• Overall responsibility for the requirements definition, specification, development, integration and test
• Overall responsibility for the aircraft’s low-voltage power generation, storage, and distribution.
• Responsible for across all other aircraft to ensure complete integrated systems solution
• Provide guidance and expert knowledge to the organization
• Manage company partners and third-party stakeholders
• Ensure the systems meet the latest certification and industry guidelines for Part 23 aircraft design
• Test and verify the correct operation of all system interfaces across the aircraft, ensuring effective integration across the aircraft systems.
Experience in the following fields:
• Expert knowledge of flight controls design guidelines and best practice
• High level degree of knowledge regarding industry process and standards related to the systems described
• Excellent track record of delivering systems to the aircraft specification; functionality, weight and reliability.
• Team leadership qualities that promote company and expert knowledge
• Ability to write and define requirements that describe the systems
• Ability to define test facilities and methods to prove out the systems design
• Must have expert knowledge of system design principles and be capable of mentoring others
• Aerospace program processes and possess the ability to present technical design and status
• Must have expert knowledge of the certification compliance process and contribute to the certification plan

Basic Qualifications:
• At least 10 years of experience in the field of fly-by-wire systems and aircraft integration.
• Strong problem-solving skills, the ability to be resourceful, and the ability to exercise creative thinking
• Ability to travel as needed 
• International work experience is a plus
• Bachelor's Degree in Engineering
Job Number: 374828
Job Location: Arlington, WA
Rate: TBD
Duration: TBD - months
Start Date: ASAP
Input Date: 05/21/2021
Last Updated: 07/29/2021
Address: 160 NW GILMAN BLVD STE 250
City, State: ISSAQUAH, WA 98027
Phone: 425/451-0051
Fax Phone: 425/635-7630

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