Randstad Sr. Systems Engineer in Cedar Rapids, Iowa

Sr. Systems Engineer


Cedar Rapids, IA

Date Posted:

Monday, October 3, 2016

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Randstad Technologies

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We have an exciting opportunity for an experienced Systems Engineer skilled in requirements capture, test planning, and test execution using DOORS and Python on a 24 month contract assignment, with the possibility of direct hire.


We are currently seeking qualified candidates for Systems Engineering positions on the Rotary Wing FMS and Performance team in the Flight Management Applications department. This team is responsible for designing and testing software that provides flight planning, aircraft performance, guidance and navigation capabilities for rotary wing aircraft. The primary tasks for this position include design capture and requirements definition for software modifications, as well as test procedure development and software verification. Candidates are required to have strong communication and teamwork skills to integrate FMS functionality with other systems.

Responsibilities include:

-Contribute to the design of new Flight Management Systems features and functionality for Rotary Wing aircraft

-Perform requirements (DOORS) and scripted test procedure development (Python)

-Estimate, track, own and report technical, cost and schedule aspects for the assigned scope of work

-Mentor other engineers in the development process, systems integration, and software engineering practices



-Bachelor s degree in a Science, Technology, Engineering or Math (STEM) discipline

-Experience with FMS flight planning, guidance, performance, navigation functions and capabilities

-Strong understanding of software and systems engineering processes

-Excellent communication and organizational skills

-Commitment to quality, improvement and customer focus

-Expertise with the Python scripting language

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