Title:Aviation Senior Engineer
About KBR Engineering Business:
KBR Defense and Intel operating out of Huntsville, AL, provides knowledge-based engineering services and solutions to U.S. DoD and the Federal/Civil markets utilizing both ISO 9001 and AS9100 certified Quality Management Systems.
KBR is searching for an Aviation Platform Chief Engineer in Huntsville, AL to join our team. In this role, the successful applicant will be responsible for applying their knowledge and experience with Aviation-relation technology/capability insertion to an established Weapon System Platform to support current and future PEO Aviation Operational needs.
Responsibilities and Duties:
Chief Engineer is responsible for the planning, development and execution of all aspects of a DO-297 Integrated Modular Avionics (IMA) System to achieve successful integration with an existing Aviation Platform. Candidate will engage with both the Army Aviation Customer as well as sub-tier suppliers to ensure that the implementation of the Weapon System Open System Architecture compliant with both Future Airborne Capabilities Environment (FACE) standards as well as Hardware Open System Technologies (HOST) to meet the Army Aviation Airworthiness Standards. Candidate will be responsible for the overall execution of the Software Integration Strategy including Verification and Validation efforts. Additional responsibilities include:
Qualifications and Skills
As a Plus (+) but not required:
Experience in the areas of:
In compliance with the U.S. federal government’s vaccine mandate, only candidates who are fully vaccinated for COVID-19 or have a reasonable accommodation or approved medical exception will be considered for this position.
KBR is an equal opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, disability, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, age, national origin, veteran status, genetic information, union status and/or beliefs, or any other characteristic protected by federal, state, or local law.