• Data Acquisition Engineer

    Posted: 12/14/2020

    Position Summary:

    Responsibilities include the design, implementation, and operation of data acquisition equipment for testing use on Part 23 aircraft. The ideal candidate is a hands-on person with data acquisition experience, and with a particular focus on aircraft flight (systems, performance, stability and control) tests. The role will be based primarily at our Vero Beach facility for all design and testing.

    Essential Job Functions:

    To perform this job successfully, an individual must be able to perform each essential duty satisfactorily. The requirements listed below are representative of the knowledge, skill, and/or ability required. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.

    • Works under limited supervision; work should only be required to be reviewed for accuracy and consistency with meeting overall objectives.
    • Work with the respective engineers to design an instrumentation configuration that meets their test data requirements.
    • Source and participate in the install of data acquisition equipment.
    • Work with vendors and in-house fabrication shops to fabricate test equipment.
    • Guide the installation of the test equipment on test aircraft and perform tests.
    • Provide the data needed to document compliance with the applicable regulations.
    • Determine and develop solutions within schedule and cost objectives.
    • Acts as liaison with representatives outside of the assigned group/area. 
    • Perform other related duties as required.  

    Required Education And Experience:

    Requires a Bachelor's degree in electrical, mechanical or aerospace engineering. Experience in aviation testing or an equivalent combination of education and experience is desired.

    Preferred Qualifications:

    • Experience using AutoCAD to draw schematics and wiring diagrams.
    • Experience with ACRA, TTC, and UEI data acquisition equipment.
    • Experience with IADS software.
    • Experience in general aviation certification programs.
    • Design experience using Unigraphics/NX/Teamcenter environment.
    • Hands-on mechanical background.