CONTRACT Senior Mechanical Systems Design Analyst

Location US-TX-San Antonio
Posted Date 3 weeks ago(2/1/2018 1:48 PM)
Job ID
2018-5885
# Positions
1
Experience (Years)
14
Priority
High
SECURITY CLEARANCE
NONE

Overview

The Contract Sr. Mechanical Systems Analyst will be responsible  for the development, integration and testing of an aircraft modernization program (aerial refueling, environmental control, auxiliary power, auto-pilot, on-board oxygen generation system, re-engineering, etc.). This is a highly visible position and will report directly to the Engineering Department Director. This will be a 6month + contract

 

Elbit Systems of America is an Equal Opportunity Employer

Minorities/Females/Veterans/Individuals with Disabilities

Responsibilities

ESSENTIAL DUTIES:

 

Perform functional analysis, timeline analysis, detail trade studies, requirements allocation and interface definition studies to translate customer requirements into subsystems and hardware specifications.

Perform system and subsystem integration, technical risk assessments, technical planning, verification and validation, and supportability/effectiveness analysis.

Perform requirement decompositions from top level specifications to lower level specifications.

Originate specifications, control documents, verification and validation plans, procedures, reports, or other documentation in support of design and development activities

 Lead the system/aircraft validation process, including the process for assessing whether a requirement is verified, configuration management of verification data,    and system level validation.

Ensure personnel and financial resources align with schedule and cost baselines and report earned value management data.

Manage team resources within a matrix organization with the ability to, organize, prioritize, and schedule work assignments.

 

Qualifications

 

EDUCATION & TRAINING:

 

  • Required: BS ME or equivalent experience in related technical field with 5+ years of experience

 

 

EXPERIENCE, SKILL, AND KNOWLEDGE:

 

  • Engineer with strong background in systems engineering, certification and flight test
  • Experience with aircraft level system hardware and software integration, specifically with Aircraft Environmental Control or Fuel Systems Design Systems
  • Strong technical problem solving skills and ability to develop innovative technical solutions
  • Very familiar with DoD/Commercial FAA (or similar) program requirements for airframe manufacture & certification testing
  • Desired: experience with integration & testing of major aircraft systems into legacy/out-of-production aircraft
  • Desired: working knowledge of IFS software
  • Strong written and verbal communication skills

 

Note: We are looking for more of an analyst in lieu of a CAD designer.  We need someone capable of sizing components, providing system design and determining the compatibility of legacy components with our new design.  In short, someone who can direct our existing designers based on both their experience and analytical ability.

 

 

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