PDS Tech Inc Electrical Avionics Engineer - Contract-WIC04230-C in Wichita, Kansas

PDS Tech Inc. is seeking a Electrical Avionics Engineer for an open position in Wichita Kansas.

In your role, you will:

  • Create system schematics, system descriptions, interface documents, wiring diagrams, certification plans, issue papers, functional test requirements, ground/flight test plans, test reports, and design compliance reports for new and/or upgraded aircraft systems.

  • Review hardware installation drawings, qualification test data and reports.

  • Support change management through research, concepts, design reviews, trade studies, impact analysis, and implementation.

  • Provide input to Find/Show compliance to 14CFR Part 25, Transport Canada, and EASA aircraft requirements.

  • Research specifications for components selections. Work with suppliers and internal customers to assist with production and/or flight test personnel, investigating, troubleshooting, and resolution of build and test issues.

  • Support statement of work and bids for new customer requests.

  • Review supplier and other internal Work Package (WP) documentation.

  • Coordinate configurations and requirements for optional systems on the aircraft.

  • Provide extensive coordination with suppliers and internal support groups

  • Work in a team environment

  • Provide input to root cause analyses and proposed solutions


As our ideal candidate,

  • You will hold a Bachelor of Science, Electrical Engineering or equivalent

  • You will have a minimum of 5 years’ experience in electrical/avionics system design or related field

  • You will have a working knowledge of the FAA system safety process

  • You will have a working knowledge of applicable regulatory certification rules (FAA, EASA, TCCA)

  • You have a working knowledge of electrical, avionics, and wire harness design guidelines for CFR Part 25 aircraft (preferred)

  • You must be able to contribute to the completion of specific programs and projects

  • You must be able to provide input to technical solutions on a wide range of problems

  • You must be a self-starter, able to decompose moderately complex projects into individual tasks and processes.

  • You must exhibit excellent written and interpersonal communication skills

  • You should be an organized individual, able to work effectively with a variety of cross-functional individuals, departments and organizations with a general good attitude and disposition

  • You must be proficient with MS Office (MS Word, Excel, Power Point, Access)

  • You have knowledge of RTCA documents DO-178, DO-254, and DO-160. (preferred)

All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, religion, national origin, disability, veteran status, age, marital status, pregnancy, genetic information, or other legally protected status.