Flight Controls Systems Engineer
Location: Fort Worth
Posted on: May 27, 2023
"This role is currently work-from-home and will move to the office environment after the COVID-19 restrictions are lifted."
Description/Comment:Bell has openings for Flight Control Systems Engineers to support the development of new and Client products and platforms, such as autonomous Urban Air Taxi and Product transportation/delivery systems.
The Flight Control Systems Engineer will be responsible for:
--- Design and test of Fly-by-Wire Flight Control Systems (FCS) with embedded software and complex hardware in a rapid development environment within a relatively small team working on cutting edge aerospace technology.
--- Development of systems architecture, system and software design, redundancy management, electronic hardware design and integration, sensor design and integration, and actuator design and controls integration.
--- Development of unique air vehicle control mechanisms, autonomous systems and control algorithms, and flight control law integration.
--- Requirements management, systems specifications, interface management, system safety assessment, verification and validation testing in desktop simulation and systems integration labs, and participation in aircraft flight test activities.
--- Bachelor's Degree in Engineering is required
--- At least 5 years of experience is required
--- Familiarity with embedded hardware and software design
o Electronic hardware, electric motor drive, signal conditioning, sensor integration, software implementation
o Data protocols - RS-422/485 UART, ARINC 429, Ethernet, SPI
--- Experience with system architecture creation, design diagrams, interconnect diagrams, and interface control documentation
--- Experience with creation of system specifications, requirements traceability, and verification
--- Familiarity with avionics systems, inertial systems, electrical power systems, electro-mechanical actuation systems, and hydro-mechanical actuation systems
--- Experience with flight control system development and testing in a lab environment
--- Experience with aircraft installation, functional testing, and troubleshooting
--- Experience with the following primary development environments:
o MathWorks MATLAB / Simulink
o C/C++ code
o Bench tools such as oscilloscopes, multimeters, power supplies
o Serena Dimensions / PVCS, Git
o RTOS, Linux OS, bare metal
Keywords: Axelon, Fort Worth , Flight Controls Systems Engineer, Other , Fort Worth, Texas
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