• 30/1/24
  • Ref: 372501

Avionics Expert

Aerospace & Defence

  • Location Icon Germany, Baden-Württemberg
  • Work Type Icon Permanent / Full Time

Job Description

Avionics Expert
KDC are now recruiting for one of the largest clients in the urban air mobility sector. This is an exciting opportunity for an experienced Avionics Expert with strong experience in ARP4754a and Do-160 to join an established eVTOL company in Germany. The ideal candidate for this position would have great experience with EASA regulation, working in a part 21 environment and a background in requirements engineering.

Our Client
Our client is an industry leader in the development of electrical air taxis that take off and land vertically (eVTOL). They plan to offer an air taxi service that can save people time by flying them directly to their destination. Our client is looking for a candidate that is passionate about eVTOL technology that will fit in with the brilliant working culture they are developing.
The Role:
  • Performing requirement management of the system/subsystem/component level requirements in the Avionics domain
  • Performing the requirements validation and support of the requirements verification activities
  • Addressing the problem reports and managing change requests for the allocated system
  • Preparing and performing the system and component design reviews (PDR, CDR etc.), internally and with suppliers
  • Supporting the development assurance activities (e.g. system audits with authorities for ARP 4754A compliance demonstration)
  • Supporting the generation of the compliance evidence for the certification (test plans, design reviews, analysis reports etc.)
  • Participating in communication with the certification authority
  • Facilitating the integration activities of the newly developed and COTS equipment (e.g. review of the test procedures, environmental qualification gap analysis and others)
  • Reviewing and approving test procedures and test reports related to Avionics integration tests
  • Ensuring proper verification of problem reports using the test rigs, aircraft, or other test means
What you will need
  • MSc, PhD or equivalent degree in engineering aerospace engineering, electrical engineering, communications engineering or similar work experience
  • Minimum 10 years experience with aircraft (avionics) system design with sound experience in aircraft certification (CS-23, CS-25, CS-27, CS-29 domains)
  • Experience in working in EASA approved Design Organization (Part21J)
  • Experience in the Avionics functions and technology for the communication, navigation, surveillance, indication, crew alerting, data recording and others
  • Proven track of requirements engineering with requirement management tools like Integrity or DOORS
  • Experience in working with suppliers for the "build to specification" development and COTS integration for aircraft systems
  • Detailed knowledge and practical expertise of ARP4754A and DO-160
  • Very good English language skills (written & spoken)
Beneficial skills:
  • Experience with software and airborne electronic hardware standards DO-178 and DO-254
  • Expertise in CS-ACNS and SC-VTOL
  • Knowledge and practical expertise of ARP4761
  • Expertise in Human Factors standards
The role includes a full relocation package as well as a competitive salary and benefits.
If you want to be part of the exciting journey our client is taking in pioneering the air taxi industry and feel you have the right qualities to aid them in this ambitious undertaking, please do not hesitate to apply.


George  Randall Photo
George Randall
Account Manager
  • Email Icon
  • LinkedIn Icon

Get similar jobs by email


Latest Jobs