Avionic Flight Management System Engineer

in Long Beach, CA

Avionic Flight Management System Engineer Job

Job Description Job Attributes+

  • Job ID

    8617083

  • Req #

    24887

  • Job Location

    Long Beach, CA 90808, US

  • Job Category

    Engineering

  • Job Type

    Contract


Blackstone Talent Group, an award-winning technology consulting and talent agency is seeking a Avionic Flight Management System Engineer to join our team at our client’s site in Long Beach, CA.




Must have 10+ years for the Avionic Flight Management System Engineer Level 5 and 6+ years for Level 3.




The Flight Management System (FMS) is a fundamental component of a modern transport airplanes. An FMS is a specialized computer system that automates a wide variety of in-flight tasks, reducing the workload on the flight crew to the point that modern transport aircraft no longer need to carry flight engineers or navigators. The FMS provides and/or automates Flight Planning, Datalink, Guidance, Navigation, Performance and Thrust Management functions.




As an FMS specialist, you will work under the guidance of experienced engineers to understand and operate the FMS, review and develop FMS functional and performance requirements, test, verify & validate the FMS, document, review and resolve system issues/bugs, conduct re-tests, understand and identify potential safety issues, non-conformances, and directly support and participate in development, test and certification activities.




You can expect to interface with engineers from all FMS functions, engineers in multiple disciplines such as hardware, software, interfacing airplane systems such as airplane displays, flight control computers, auto throttle, communications management (HF/VHF/SATCOM), navigation systems (GPS, inertial, radio), Engine Controls, Stall Management, Weather Radar, Ground Proximity Warning System, Terrain Avoidance and Warning (TAWS) and communication systems.




Additional Job Description

  • The C-17 is a multinational platform, operated by the USAF, seven independent countries and one consortium of several additional countries
  • You will work directly with a global, multicultural team of engineers as well as pilots, field engineers, suppliers, regulators, internal stakeholders such as lab operations, flight operations, and Support Equipment


Are you the right candidate?

  • Are you passionate about aviation?
  • Do you want to be in the heart of the action?
  • Are you curious about how modern transport category airplanes are operated and fly?
  • Are you curious about automatic flight?
  • Do you want to increase your functional knowledge of pilot & airplane operations, and flight deck human factors considerations while working on complex integrated airplane systems?
  • Do you want to be multi-disciplinary and/or interface with multiple groups such as other engineering disciplines, pilots, regulators, field engineers, suppliers and senior leadership?
  • Do you want to use and develop your communication, interpersonal and presentation skills?
  • Do you want to further your career in aerospace while being technically mentored by a passionate team of C-17 FMS engineers that will make the time to ensure you hone the skills & knowledge to be successful?
  • Do you want to work hard while having fun?





If you answered yes, then this role might be for you. The Flight Management System (FMS) team at Boeing C-17 Program is seeking a passionate and energetic multi-disciplinary Senior Avionics Engineer to join the team in defining and building the future of the C-17 Globemaster III at Long Beach, CA. This is a high visibility, high performance role with the opportunity for rapid technical advancement and leadership development.




Blackstone Talent Group is a division of Blackstone Technology Group, a global IT services and solutions firm that implements technological solutions across commercial industry verticals and the US Federal Government. Blackstone’s global talent augmentation practice was founded in 1998. Blackstone Talent Group has offices in San Francisco, Denver, Houston, Colorado Springs, and Washington, DC. We specialize in providing clients the best talent across a variety of industries and sectors.




EOE of Minorities/Females/Veterans/Disabilities

Additional Information

Who We Are

ABOUT US
Founded in 1998, Blackstone Talent Group is one of three divisions of Blackstone Technology Group. The other two divisions are Blackstone Federal, a premier engineering + transformation agency that serves the federal government, and Trellis Energy, the largest transaction management software firm fully dedicated to serving the natural gas industry. Blackstone Technology Group is a privately-held global IT services, solutions and resourcing firm. Headquartered in San Francisco, Blackstone now has more than 300+ employees across five offices nationwide. Blackstone Technology Group’s mission is to help clients adapt to the demands of a digital world, and has garnered an impressive track record of delivering successful results to a client list that includes Fortune 100 businesses and US federal, state and local government.

WHAT WE DO
We provide contract, permanent and managed resource services to our clients. We source for commercial businesses and non-profits, as well as government clients requiring security clearances from public trust through multiple levels of top secret. Some of our skill specialties are IT, IT Operations, Engineering, Accounting and Finance, and Executive Search.

HOW WE DO IT
Our team never stops building connections with talent. And our network of fully-vetted, ready-to-work professionals allows us to provide exceptional speed and accuracy in our resource delivery that is unmatched in the industry. With a relationship-first engagement approach, we most often become a trusted partner with our clients and operate as an extension of their organizations.

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