Simulation Engineer Lead

Volt Information Sciences
Lakewood, California
May 22, 2024
Jun 11, 2024
Position Type
Engineer, Manager / Leader
Alternative Fuels
Full Time
Organization Type
Corporate, Other Corporate
Today s aircraft contribute around 2.5% of global CO2 emissions, equivalent to the emissions of 200 million cars. This is only going to increase: Air travel is forecasted to double by 2050, while meaningful efficiency gains using current airplanes have hit a wall.
JetZero is developing a blended wing aircraft. It uses 50% less fuel and can accommodate zero-emission hydrogen propulsion. JetZero is the inevitable solution to sustainable air travel. The JetZero team
We are experienced aerospace professionals and engineers, excited about the future. That future will only be possible if we share our vision and what it means to people s lives: carbon-free flight that's better for both passengers and carriers.
This is why we re hiring a Simulation Engineer Lead. You will be responsible for designing, architecting and running simulations for testing of aircraft systems in the Test Labs.
JetZero is a place for people who are ambitious, talented, and humble. This role is based in Long Beach, CA reporting to the Head of Labs.
Direct Hire opportunity for a Simulation Engineer-Lead in Long Beach, CA. What You'll Do
  • Contributes to planning, developing and coordinating of important engineering projects.
  • Provides specialized technical assistance to team members.
  • Uses advanced techniques and modified extension of theories to provide technical solutions to a wide range of difficult problems.
  • Determines and develops own approach to solutions within schedule and cost objectives.
  • Works under limited supervision; work should only be required. to be reviewed for accuracy and consistency with meeting overall objectives.
  • Acts as liaison with representatives outside of the assigned group/area.
Helpful Traits
You have a Startup Mindset We are a small team with big ambitions. This means every single one of us has numerous responsibilities. There s a lot of work to do starting on Day 1, so you ll want to be someone that enjoys rolling up your sleeves.
You're comfortable with ambiguity You embrace the challenge of building from scratch and navigating uncharted territory. You have a flexible mindset, enabling you to adapt and find innovative solutions.
You're a strong collaborator You understand the value of teamwork and collaboration in achieving shared objectives. You appreciate diverse perspectives and contribute constructively to team dynamics.
You're eager to learn You have a strong learning mindset, always seeking opportunities to acquire new knowledge. You ask insightful questions, actively engage in discussions, and demonstrate a genuine desire to understand. Experience
Bachelor's Degree required or equivalent combination of education and experience sufficient to successfully perform the essential functions of the job.
5 years in specific technical discipline or 10 years broad engineering experience in several technical disciplines with Bachelors.
Experience credit considered for related advanced degrees limited to 2 years for Masters, 4 years for PhD in fields applicable to this job.
  • Aircraft Avionics and/or Electronic Systems development and integration experience
  • Experience with FAA (14 CFR Part 25) or EASA (CS-25) certification
  • Development, integration, test, troubleshooting of electronic aircraft systems
  • Functional testing and troubleshooting experience at aircraft or system integration lab
  • Experience with requirements development, validation and verification tools
  • Experience with managing supplier technical and deliverable tasks in an engineering environment
  • Programming experience with Matlab/Simulink, C, C++, and other widely used programming languages.
  • Knowledge and understanding of data communications protocols including A429, A664, A825, A665, A717, FPGAs, LVDT/RVDT and RS4XX/232

Salary: $150,000 - $170,000 per year
Pay range offered to a successful candidate will be based on several factors, including the candidate's education, work experience, work location, specific job duties, certifications, etc.

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