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Avionics Flight Test Engineer (Remote)

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Job Category: System Engineering

Company: Alten

Job Id: 3638

Status: Full-Time - Remote


We’re ALTEN Technology USA, an engineering company that provides solutions for engineering, technology, and product development projects. For decades, we’ve been helping our clients develop products that are changing the world, whether that’s by shaping the future of space exploration, saving lives with medical devices that set a new standard of care, or creating the fully autonomous electric taxi of tomorrow. Our team of more than 600 people works across industries including aerospace, medical devices and life sciences, unmanned systems and robotics, automotive OEM and tier 1 suppliers, commercial vehicle, electric vehicles, rail, and more. Our offices across the US have different industry focuses and engage with our clients in different ways, ranging from working on-site at client facilities to performing product development at our delivery centers.
ALTEN Group, our parent company, has been a leader in engineering and information technology for more than 30 years. ALTEN Group operates in 30 countries across Europe, North America, Asia, Africa and the Middle East and employs more than 36,000 people, 88% of whom are engineers. The company covers the whole development cycle and offers a choice of service levels, from technology consulting to complete project outsourcing.
When you join ALTEN Technology USA, you join a group of people passionate about collaborating to solve some of the world’s most technical engineering challenges. Our success is tied to taking care of our employees by building relationships and providing opportunities for mentorship and career growth. We offer comprehensive benefits for all full-time employees, including medical, dental, and vision insurance; a 401(k) plan with employer matching; paid time off (PTO); paid parental leave; and mentorship to help you take your career to the next level. You don’t have to take our word for it that we are a great place to work—we were named on the 2023 Top Workplaces list thanks to feedback from our proud employees.
Essential Duties and Responsibilities include the following. Other duties may be assigned.

  • Guides successful completion of major engineering programs or conceives research in areas of considerable scope and complexity supporting the development and production of products and services.
  • Selects appropriate methods, techniques, and evaluation criteria to resolve complex engineering issues.
  • Is consulted extensively by associates and others as a recognized authority within the field.
  • Anticipates and resolves complex issues in creative and effective ways, developing standards and guides for diverse engineering activities.
  • Approach to problem solving balances technical product, cost and schedule.
  • Works 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 that are recognized as authoritative.
  • 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.
  • Advanced degree in engineering, or related curriculum preferred.
  • The level of technical skill and abilities appropriate for this grade will be established by each discipline.
  • Bachelor's Degree in engineering or technical related curriculum applicable to the respective job position required.
  • 10 years in specific technical discipline or 15 years broad engineering experience in several technical disciplines with Bachelors.
  • Experience credit considered for related adv degrees limited to 2 years for master’s and 4 years for PhD in fields applicable to this job.
Qualifications: The requirements listed below are representative of the knowledge, skills, and/or abilities required.
  • This role requires familiarity with a variety of avionics systems, a willingness to learn, and a disciplined approach to testing.
  • You maintain a current knowledge of developments in the field of specialty and/or other related aircraft fields.
  • Advanced degree in engineering, or related curriculum preferred.
  • The level of technical skill and abilities appropriate for this grade will be established by each discipline.
  • Experience with avionics and/or aircraft electrical systems.
  • Experience with Honeywell Epic or PlaneView.
  • Experience with MATLAB, or Python.
  • Test experience.
  • Experience writing and reviewing test plans and/or test reports.
  • Experience with 14 CFR Part 23, or Part 25 regulations.
  • Candidates with Private Pilot Certificate.
  • Experience with IADS or any real-time data monitoring systems.
  • Experience leading a technical team.
  • Ability and willingness to train and mentor FTEs.

Salary Range: $100k - $180k

The actual salary offered is dependent on various factors including, but not limited to, location, the candidate’s combination of job-related knowledge, qualifications, skills, education, training, and experience.
Location: Remote (Customer is EST)


ALTEN Technology is a an Equal Opportunity Employer. Our Policy is to extend opportunities to qualified applicants and employees on an equal basis regardless of an individual’s age, race, color, sex, religion, national origin, disability, sexual orientation, gender identity/expression or veteran status.