AVMS Displays System Engineer in Ridgecrest, CA at DCS

Date Posted: 10/29/2018

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Job Description

Job Description AVMS Displays System Engineer will support the acquisition, and systems and integration engineering of the Cockpit Displays in the F/A-18 and EA-18G model aircraft. 

Essential Job Function:

Function as the  Requirements Team Lead managing all aspects of acquisition and systems integration of the Cockpit Displays in to the F/A-18 and EA-18G aircraft including: requirements analysis, specification generation, integration, and creation of integration procedures and results reporting. 

Communcate orally and in writing to SCS Block Managers, Acquisition Leads, and Task Team Leads, and be expected to brief PMA265 SCS IPT Leads at SETR(T) milestones regarding the integration status of the Display systems.

Apply skills in airborne systems analysis, development, and operation to support integration efforts.  

Support, organize, and participate in all events pertaining to the integration effort of the system. 

Analyze requirements for new software, generate specifications, assist in creating test plans, and coordinate lab, ground, and flight integration efforts. 

Create plans, develop test points and procedures, support flight integration efforts as well as post-flight analysis and will need to interact with and brief aircrew.

Duties also include supporting current 5x5 and 8x10 Digital Display Indicators (DDI), Multi-Purpose Color Displays (MPCD) and Upfront Control Displays (UFCD) as well as lead the integration effort of the Large Are Display (LAD).

Must be able to follow and adhere to the engineering processes outlined in the F/A-18 Systems Engineering Process Manual (SEPM) with regards to the Cognizant Engineer section. 

Job Requirements

Due to the sensitivity of customer related requirements, U.S. Citizenship is required.

A Bachelor's degree in Engineering with 5 years of experience is required. A Master's degree with 4 years or a PhD and 2 years of experience will also be considered.

Must be eligible for a security clearance and be able to maintain the clearance for the duration of employment.

Experience conducting systems and integration engineering the Cockpit Displays in the F/A-18A-F and EA-18G model aircraft.

Basic knowledge of operational scenarios that drive the operating of the Display Systems.

Experience with avionics bus integration in accordance with applicable standards including MIL-STD-1553 and systems requirement and interface publications such as Mission System Operation and Functional Description (MSOFD), and Interface Control Document (ICD). 

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