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Engineer Contractor 3 - Dallas

Dallas, TX

Job Description

Unique Skills:
Electrical Design Engineer:
- Position involves work on aircraft interior design integration of electrical systems, components, and new avionic system installations.
- Experience with complete Interior cabin layouts and configuration is essential.
- Candidate should be familiar with electrical systems such as, Switching Systems, Entertainment Systems, Galley Equipment, Monitors, Power Distribution, and Communication Systems.
- Candidate should have an understanding of wireless systems, to include Iridium, Inmarsat and High-Speed Data Systems.
- Understanding of the new EWIS requirements for electrical harness installation.
- Basic aircraft systems such as Cockpit Charts, TCAS, EGPWS, ELT, Cockpit Alerting, equipment installation and approval requirements, and FMS knowledge required.
- Generation and review of Electrical Load Analysis for production and modified aircraft as it applies to the aircraft outfitting and system integration.
- Creation of electrical design specifications, test plans, and reports for new equipment required.
- Must work with little supervision and be a willing team member that will perform work accurately combining sound experience with a common-sense approach.
- The qualified individual will adhere to aggressive schedules and budget requirements.

Duties and Responsibilities include:
• Selecting appropriate methods, techniques, and evaluation criteria to resolve complex engineering issues
• Anticipates and resolves complex issues in creative and effective ways, developing standards and guidelines for diverse engineering activities
• Approach to problem solving balances technical product, cost and schedules.
• Work without appreciable direction; work is reviewed from a long-range perspective for desired results
• Exercises latitude in determining technical objectives of assignments, and makes decisions and recommendations to management to determine appropriate direction
• Proficient in AutoCad.
• Office Products such as Power Point, Project, Word and Excel
• Familiarity with electrical drawing application to Supplemental Type Certificates and certification aspects of the data
• Proficient in CATIA V5-SmarTeam/Enovia.
• CHS/EWIS/EHI Methodology

Education and Experience Requirements:
- Bachelor's Degree in engineering or related curriculum required or equivalent combination of education and experience sufficient to successfully perform the essential functions of the job.
- 5 ys in specific technical discipline or 10 yrs broad eng experience in several technical disciplines with Bachelors.
- Experience credit considered for related adv degrees limited to 2 yrs for Masters, 4 yrs for PhD in fields applicable to this job.

Job Summary:
Assists with the planning, coordination, performance of design, analysis and liaison engineering supporting the development and production of employer products and services

Job Responsibilities:
- Contributes to planning, developing and coordinating of important engineering projects .
- Provides specialized technical assistance to team members .
- Uses advanced techniques and modified extension of theories to provide technical solutions to a wide range of difficult problems .
- Determines and develops own approach to solutions within schedule and cost objectives .
- Works under limited supervision; work should only be required. to be reviewed for accuracy and consistency with meeting overall objectives .
- Acts as liaison with representatives outside of the assigned group/area .

Additional Functions:
- Actively works to improve daily processes and ensures all work meets customer requirements .
- Maintains a current knowledge of developments in the field of specialty and/or other related aircraft fields in order to recommend innovations to improve quality and effectiveness of company product .
- Perform other duties as assigned.

Other Requirements:
- Advanced degree in engineering related field preferred
- The level of technical skill and abilities appropriate for this grade will be established by each discipline.

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