Flight Control Law and Handling Qualities Engineer - Bell Helicopter Textron Inc

  • Putnam, CT


: $113,040.00 - $156,600.00 /year *

Employment Type

: Full-Time


: Aviation

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Job Description Description We are pioneers. We were the first to break the sound barrier and to design the first functionaljetpack. We were aboard NASA s first lunar mission and brought advancedtiltrotor systems to market. Today, we are defining the future of on-demand mobility.At Bell, we are proud to work for an iconic company with superb talent, rapidlycreating novel and coveted vertical lift experiences. The Flight Control Lawand Handling Qualities Engineer position is offered at either Bell s maincampus in Fort Worth, Texas or the Shelton, Connecticut office. For thoseworking in the Fort Worth area, relocation is available. For thoseworking in the Connecticut area, Bell s Shelton office allows candidates towork remotely on the same diverse range of exciting programs without having torelocate. Travel to the main campus in Fort Worth for coordinationmeetings, testing, and other on-site activities can be expected. Foreither location, travel to various suppliers may be expected depending on theassignment. PositionResponsibilities: Bell has multipleopenings for the Flight Control Law and Handling Qualities Engineer position.We are developing new concepts of vertical lift which will help transform theway people fly. In this new and exciting field of vertical lift featuringmanned, optionally manned, and unmanned vehicles, the Flight Control Law andHandling Qualities Engineer will be responsible for: Control Law design anddevelopment Qualifications Bachelor s Degree is required. Major in Aerospace Engineering,Mechanical Engineering, or Electrical Engineering ispreferred. Other degrees with applicable experience will beconsidered. Master s Degree in Engineering is preferred. 9+ years in the aerospace industry, particularly rotorcraft,is preferred. Other industry experience will be considered. Must be a proven self-starter requiring minimal supervision, withexcellent written and oral communication skills, and PC skills. Wind tunnel testing experience 6 degree of freedom simulation models Model-based systems engineering MathWorks MATLAB / Simulink with Stateflow and Embedded Coder ADS-33 and other Handling Qualities specifications Aircraft Parameter Identification Control Law Optimization Aircraft flight test Flight control system development and testing in a systemsintegration lab 14 CFR Part 27 and Part 29 for commercial rotorcraft certification Military rotorcraft qualification Experience with Enovia, DOORS, and Serena Dimensions C/C++ code C# test scripts GIT Our most cherished core value is to Lift Each Other up, creating adiverse and inclusive environment. As a member of our global workforce, youwill collaborate with dedicated, enthusiastic teams where differences inexperiences, backgrounds, and ideas combined with a strong passion for ourproducts take us above and beyond flight. EEO Statement Textron is committed to providing Equal Opportunity in Employment, to all applicants and employees regardless of, race, color, religion, gender, age, national origin, military status, veteran status, handicap, physical or mental disability, sexual orientation, gender identity, genetic information or any other characteristic protected by law. This position requires use of information which is subject to the International Traffic in Arms Regulations (ITAR) and/or the Export Administration Regulations (EAR)., Non-U.S. persons selected must meet eligibility requirements for access to export-restricted information. , The ITAR/EAR defines a U.S. person as a U.S. Citizen, U.S. Permanent Resident (i.e. 'Green Card Holder'), Political Asylee, or Refugee. Pay Transparency Policy Statement The contractor will not discharge or in any other manner discriminate against employees or applicants because they have inquired about, discussed, or disclosed their own pay or the pay of another employee or applicant. However, employees who have access to the compensation information of other employees or applicants as a part of their essential job functions cannot disclose the pay of other employees or applicants to individuals who do not otherwise, have access to compensation information, unless the disclosure is (a) in response to a formal complaint or charge, (b) in furtherance of an investigation, proceeding, hearing, or action, including an investigation conducted by the employer, or (c) consistent with the contractor s legal duty to furnish information.

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