Top Avionics Engineer Skills

Below we've compiled a list of the most important skills for an Avionics Engineer. We ranked the top skills based on the percentage of Avionics Engineer resumes they appeared on. For example, 7.5% of Avionics Engineer resumes contained FAA as a skill. Let's find out what skills an Avionics Engineer actually needs in order to be successful in the workplace.

The six most common skills found on Avionics Engineer resumes in 2020. Read below to see the full list.

1. FAA

high Demand
Here's how FAA is used in Avionics Engineer jobs:
  • Reviewed existing installation designs for product update/improvement or due to change in FAA regulations.
  • Prepared technical documentation to satisfy customer, company and FAA regulatory requirements.
  • Ensured compliance of Airworthiness Directives and Federal Aviation Regulations mandated by FAA.
  • Provided documentation to ensure aircraft meets FAA requirements
  • Position also included vendor and FAA/DER coordination for documentation issues, and supporting Test and Certification Group during ground tests.
  • Developed FAA certification documents for weight and balance, passenger emergency egress, and flight systems safety issues.
  • Selected FTE for high-risk flight tests for FAA re-certification of CFM-56 jet engine in high rain rate.
  • Designed new passenger briefing system, including all specifications for installation, wiring and FAA approval.
  • Created technical documentation to be submitted to the FAA, such as Electrical Load Analyses.
  • Created technical documentation to be submitted to the FAA, such as Test reports.
  • Initiated changes to the Maintenance Program to ensure compliance with technical and FAA requirements.
  • Served as flight test engineer on company test flights and FAA certification flights.
  • Overlook bench/platform testing to ensure compliance to FAA and Military Standards.
  • Upgraded fleet components to meet FAA and manufacturers' specifications.
  • Served as FAA Designated Engineering Representative (DER).
  • Developed FAA certification documentation to support Supplemental Type Certificates (STCs) for aftermarket avionics installations.
  • Collaborate with other departments and disciplines to ensure successful designs, which meet company, customer and FAA requirements.
  • Key Responsibilities: Assisted with the generation of all FAA STC/PMA substantiation and certification documentation related to system development and approval.
  • Work alongside FAA Designated Engineering Representatives (DERs) in developing FAA approved data.

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2. Test Procedures

high Demand
Here's how Test Procedures is used in Avionics Engineer jobs:
  • Developed test procedures and programs for system test of Beech Starship I Aircraft navigation units.
  • Investigate Engineering Test Procedures for Avionics hardware for the UH-60M Blackhawk.
  • Developed and implemented high pressure, high temperature test procedures, and improved previously established dovetail and P seal installation procedures.
  • Crafted inspection task plans; reviewed/validated manufacturing processes and test procedures; performed root cause analysis and developed corrective action plans.
  • Generated and prioritized engineering drawings and calculations, hydraulic schematics, reports, and test procedures to meet customer requirements.
  • Generated Software Requirement Specifications and Test Procedures for Building Automation SCADA system from System Requirement Specification and Function Block Diagrams.

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3. Flight Control Systems

high Demand
Here's how Flight Control Systems is used in Avionics Engineer jobs:
  • Defined requirements for automated engine, electrical and flight control systems.
  • Lead Engineer in the design of the flight control systems and auto pilot systems for the ATA aircraft.
  • Reviewed and implemented written test procedures regarding helicopter handling qualities and Automated Flight Control Systems (AFCS).
  • Introduced state-of-the-art weapons, navigation, displays and fly-by-wire flight control systems.
  • Programmed and implemented flight control systems.
  • Perform modifications and installations of communication and flight control systems to conform to Jordanian and Medivac standards.

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4. Assembly Drawings

high Demand
Here's how Assembly Drawings is used in Avionics Engineer jobs:
  • Created, reviewed and issued installation and cable assembly drawings.

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5. Avionics

high Demand
Here's how Avionics is used in Avionics Engineer jobs:
  • Performed avionics engineering duties as part of a 500-person laboratory focused on developing new technologies associated with DoD aircraft avionics systems.
  • Provided engineering support to enhance the maintainability, reliability and airworthiness of commercial jet aircraft and avionics components.
  • Identify, manage and resolve technical/schedule risks associated with avionics system development and integration activities.
  • Completed a major project compiling Aircraft Maintenance Engineering procedures for all Avionics software.
  • Reviewed existing aircraft wiring diagrams prior to determining new avionics integration configuration.
  • Prepared Engineering Authorizations to standardize aircraft avionics to Delta's configuration.
  • Performed or aided in other avionics/electrical related duties as required.
  • Answered general avionics questions and assisted maintenance crew whenever needed.
  • Designed electrical and avionics panels for multiple commercial airplanes.
  • Performed initial testing on avionics equipment for military aircraft.
  • Assist in installing and servicing avionics communications equipment.
  • Completed Electrical/Avionics interior design packages per customer request.
  • Implemented design improvements to aircraft avionics components.
  • Provided on-site support for avionics equipment.
  • Checked out & troubleshot electrical/avionics systems.
  • Coordinate and supervise avionics installs.
  • Support company management in all technical aspects relating to the installation, test, and support of avionics installed in aircraft.
  • Worked with integration and installation of coax, ohm, power, ground, and operational checks of Avionics systems.
  • Oversee training systems development, avionics upgrades and aircraft maintenance for the T-38 Fighter Jet and associated simulator training systems.
  • Designed fully functioning digital circuit card assemblies for various Honeywell avionics products meeting quality, delivery and cost goals.

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6. Electrical Systems

high Demand
Here's how Electrical Systems is used in Avionics Engineer jobs:
  • Worked with passenger-facing electrical systems installed on Northwest Airlines aircraft that provide entertainment and technology services to the customers.
  • Redesigned electrical systems for compatibility with Honeywell APEX architecture.
  • Tasked with the safe integration of multiple avionics/electrical systems.
  • Developed and Modify wiring diagrams for the Electrical systems of the Bombardier jets.
  • Install complex wiring and electrical systems for S-92 helicopters.
  • Provided pre-design support on cockpit avionic electrical systems.
  • Prepare and issue 8110-3 approvals for electrical systems and equipment designs produced by Greenpoint.

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7. CAD

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Here's how CAD is used in Avionics Engineer jobs:
  • Use of computer software such as Microsoft Office Suite, AutoCad, Adobe Acrobat, etc.
  • Utilized CADDS software to make wiring diagram changes to Boeing 777 Electrical Load Management System.
  • Design the Avionics systems of each custom design aircraft, using AUTOCAD 2000 Program.
  • Design in AutoCad for Avionics/Electrical System and Sub-systems for Assembly and Installation.
  • Modeled prototypes using SolidWorks, AutoCAD, and ANSYS.
  • Created wiring diagrams and engineering drawings using AutoCAD.
  • Prepare detailed AutoCAD drawings using variety of resources.
  • Authored system schematics in CADD, Troubleshot any problems with the above systems out on the flight line.
  • Created detailed and dimensionally accurate 3D CAD models of rocket components for 3D print manufacturing.
  • Integrated Honeywell APEX Avionics suite into SJ30 aircraft using Zuken E3 CAD software.

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8. Aircraft Parts

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Here's how Aircraft Parts is used in Avionics Engineer jobs:
  • Provided oversight of manufacturing processes of contractors selected to manufacture aircraft parts, paint and maintain aircraft, to ensure compliance.
  • Managed projects to reverse engineer various aircraft parts, saving the company and the government time and money.
  • Implemented SolidWorks 2008 to model 3D aircraft parts for CNC laser cutting from balsa & aircraft ply.
  • Generated engineering instructions to maintain, repair, and overhaul aircraft parts, including dispositioning aircraft damage.

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9. STC

high Demand
Here's how STC is used in Avionics Engineer jobs:
  • Approve data for STC (Supplemental Type Certificate) with the Seattle ACO and Military Certification Offices.
  • Lead Electrical Engineer for B737 Interior Seat Density Program and completed both the full design and STC approval.
  • Prepare Fault Tree analysis for Learjet 45 G5000 STC program.
  • Worked with external vendors and external STC developers.
  • Supported both STC approval and design qualification.
  • Write detailed Engineering Orders and Fleet Campaign Directives to implement STC installations, majoralterations and modifications.

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10. Test Cases

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Here's how Test Cases is used in Avionics Engineer jobs:
  • Reported software deficiencies via Rational ClearQuest problem tracking system, and mapped system requirements into test cases using Rational RequisitePro.
  • Performed Monte Carlo simulations analysis and designed & implemented test cases and methodologies collaborating with Quality assurance team
  • Performed competitive analysis to optimize power consumption of various functional test cases for mobile devices.
  • Defined the integration and test strategy and developed test cases with minimized duplicated efforts.
  • Call processing test cases were performed to verify sanity of existing functionality.
  • Introduced and implemented improved development methods for large quantities of similar-function test cases.

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11. Airbus

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Here's how Airbus is used in Avionics Engineer jobs:
  • Delivered model specifications defining the architecture of the Simulink model to Airbus platforms in Toulouse for integration with other aircraft systems.
  • Support for EFB Installations on Airbus [ ] aircraft.
  • Worked on cockpit and cabin systems on Airbus A320-200, Airbus A340-500, Boeing 737-300 and Boeing 757-200 VIP aircrafts.
  • Worked contemporarily on both the Boeing 767-300 and Airbus A340-200 VIP aircrafts.
  • Performed Boeing/Airbus aircraft avionics (TCAS/TAWS/RWS/transponder) environmental qualification activities to support FAA certification (TSO/TC/STC).
  • Communicated on a regular basis with major air-framers Boeing and Airbus.

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12. Engineering Support

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Here's how Engineering Support is used in Avionics Engineer jobs:
  • Performed liaison engineering to provide engineering support during the installation and testing of systems on the aircraft.
  • Provided Engineering support to Maintenance to ensure aircraft safety, reduce delays, and prevent cancellations.
  • Provide technical and engineering support for sales activities.
  • Provided Safety & Reliability engineering support/representation to numerous Anomaly Investigation and Resolution Teams, as well as program Integrated Product Teams.
  • Provided nation-wide engineering support to divisional, regional, and system personnel at all respective levels related to Broadband service offerings.
  • Provided engineering support to the Process Safety Management and Management of Change teams, by making workable engineering solutions and recommendations.

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13. Cabin Systems

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Here's how Cabin Systems is used in Avionics Engineer jobs:
  • Provided detailed technical coordination between Northwest Airlines and suppliers of cabin systems hardware or engineering services.
  • Participated with various departments in cabin systems product modifications within Northwest Airlines Technical Operations.

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14. GPS

high Demand
Here's how GPS is used in Avionics Engineer jobs:
  • Performed navigation systems integration, with analog/digital and East/West standards interface, for R-NAV, Omega and GPS Sensors.
  • Designed and integrated GPS, HF on B-727 for overseas operation.
  • Develop module for integrating GPS receiver data into monitoring tools.
  • Experienced of improving GPS performance and verified specific requirements.
  • Created test requirement documents for multiple projects, such as engines, GPS, ground collision warning, and radar testing.
  • Worked with land surveyors to prepare parcel maps and boundary maps utilizing field data collected with GPS surveying equipment.

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15. Satcom

average Demand
Here's how Satcom is used in Avionics Engineer jobs:
  • Integrated commercial SATCOM equipment (INMARSAT) on two platforms.
  • Participate in subsystem development and systems engineering tasks for Commercial Systems SATCOM.

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16. Technical Support

average Demand
Here's how Technical Support is used in Avionics Engineer jobs:
  • Provide technical support to production during installation of modifications.
  • Provided Technical Support to ALQ-161 Test Facilities such as IFAST, REWST, STF & Tinker ALC AISF for correct data.
  • Assisted Maintenance Control with Engineering technical support for aircraft out of service.
  • position, providing technical support.
  • Pre-arranged contracts through ADDITIONAL TECHNICAL SUPPORT, INC.
  • Provided technical support to cross-functional team, which ensured successful utilization of new processes from initial trial concept to product commercialization.

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17. Engineering Orders

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Here's how Engineering Orders is used in Avionics Engineer jobs:
  • Determine appropriate approved data for use in developing engineering orders and data for modifications/repairs requirements.
  • Developed processes and wrote engineering orders for modification or repair of aircraft.
  • Generated Engineering Orders, and Engineering Authorizations to meet design deviations.
  • Developed Engineering Orders (EO's), repairs, and others technical documents.
  • Ensured airworthiness of entire UPS fleet through the issuing Engineering Orders to mechanics.

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18. Troubleshoot

average Demand
Here's how Troubleshoot is used in Avionics Engineer jobs:
  • Mentored junior engineers and drafters in a variety of subjects including avionics systems troubleshooting and avionic system integration.
  • Guided technicians in troubleshooting and identifying problems of aircraft avionics systems and components.
  • Provided on aircraft system troubleshooting to resolve chronic aircraft discrepancies.
  • Provide customer assistance in troubleshooting avionics equipment in their airplanes.
  • Assisted in identifying and coordinating with all the stakeholders to add tests and troubleshoot problems as they occurred.
  • Used instructional manuals, schematics, and blueprints to aid for troubleshooting, and repair of avionics equipment.
  • Carry out Radio, Electrical, Radar and Instrument troubleshooting, modification and checks during Maintenance checks.
  • Carry out troubleshooting, modification and checks on aircraft components in the Avionics Workshop.
  • Test & troubleshoot Avionics equipment with spectrum analyzers, oscilloscopes and fluke meters.
  • Performed cleaning, troubleshooting, and repair of fiber optics cables.
  • Reduced Functional Test/Troubleshooting Time by 50-70%.
  • Provided troubleshooting and technical assistance to line maintenance and base maintenance operations related to cabin avionics systems on multiple aircraft..
  • Drafted electrical drawings in HarnesSys * System troubleshooting * Supported plant production line.
  • Provided troubleshooting and system repair on the Fairchild Metro III, F-28-1000/4000, DHC8-100/200/400, Dornier 328, and CRJ-700.
  • Designed system interfaces * Integration testing of Honeywell EPIC Software * Maintained spreadsheet used by Cessna and Honeywell * System troubleshooting

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19. System Integration

average Demand
Here's how System Integration is used in Avionics Engineer jobs:
  • Conducted site surveys and deployment readiness analysis for system integration purposes at multiple government and commercial facilities.
  • Designed and prepared laboratory test bed configuration for subsystem/system integration testing and LRU bench testing.
  • Achieved 100% functional system integration by interfacing with Product Engineers.
  • Provided navigation theory and system integration lectures to facilitate cross-discipline test planning and analysis.
  • Streamlined the on-site installation process by authoring and documenting best practice system integration procedures.
  • Led system integration and design of several generations of desktop Macintosh computers.

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20. Tcas

average Demand
Here's how Tcas is used in Avionics Engineer jobs:
  • Maintained communications systems, radar, autopilot, TCAS, weapon targeting, navigation and CVR.
  • Coordinated TCAS II and GPS avionic upgrade programs on Navy CT-39 aircraft.
  • Created multiple engineering documents for installation of TCAS II.
  • Developed specifications and C code for Aural Warning, EGPWS, TCAS, SATCOM & Weather Radar.
  • Worked on STC packages for TCAS and Flight Data Recorder
  • Integrated new avionics systems, i.e., EGPWS, TCAS II, FMS, GPS, SATCOM into legacy aircraft.

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21. Autopilot

average Demand
Here's how Autopilot is used in Avionics Engineer jobs:
  • Test and certification engineer on FMS, AUTOPILOT and GPS systems.

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22. Data Analysis

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Here's how Data Analysis is used in Avionics Engineer jobs:
  • Conduct real time and post test data analysis for Delta II and Pegasus operations.
  • Reviewed and deliberated newly engineered combat crafts and recommended future design improvements based on data analysis and visual assessments.
  • Composed and delivered weekly reports to clients analyzing equipment health and operational deficiencies through data analysis and pattern recognition.
  • Created multiple Excel macros and Visual Basic programs to simplify and expedite data analysis during time critical failure investigations.
  • Experience included data management, engineering/management support, tracking systems, data analysis, programming and documentation support.
  • Transferred emerging products to manufacturing partners through data analysis, and supported off-shift product monitoring during site start-up.

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23. System Design

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Here's how System Design is used in Avionics Engineer jobs:
  • Work closely with the manufacturing personnel to ensure the highest quality of system design, installation and integration.
  • Provided software system requirement specification, system design, system implementation and system testing for next generation cellular system.
  • Performed digital telecommunications circuit design, system design, test engineering and system qualification for military hardware.
  • Provided technical leadership and project management for linking feature opportunities and cost reduction requirements into system designs.
  • Applied knowledge of mechanical system design, materials and regulatory/requirements in order to create mechanical system designs.
  • Modeled subdivision water system designs to ensure compliance with fire flow requirements and other design requirements.

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24. Nasa

average Demand
Here's how Nasa is used in Avionics Engineer jobs:
  • Created and/or revised flight hardware processing documentation, meeting and exceeding compliance with NASA and safety and quality assurance requirements.
  • Audited technical documentation related to launch window and trajectory design to meet NASA contract specifications for safety mission requirement constraints.
  • Monitor and track operational parameters of propulsion systems during integrated operations at launch to ensure compliance with NASA launch criteria.
  • Designed mechanical provisions for science and instrumentation equipment for NASA Stratospheric Observatory for Infrared Astronomy 747 research aircraft.
  • Completed Preliminary Design Review and Critical Design Review with complete concurrence from NASA Engineering.
  • Provided hardware support for Shuttle computer hardware/software systems used in various NASA/JSC laboratories.

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25. Engineering Documents

average Demand
Here's how Engineering Documents is used in Avionics Engineer jobs:
  • Formulate Maintenance Program changes, Project Authorizations or other relevant engineering documents.
  • Research, development, evaluation engineering documents (EA, EO, Ground Test Procedure, ICA, etc.)
  • Assist in the creation and generation of avionics engineering documents and data.

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26. Do-178B

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Here's how Do-178B is used in Avionics Engineer jobs:
  • Developed and presented to FAA Designated Engineering Representative the PMS Systems Test and Software Accomplishment Summary to meet DO-178B requirements.
  • Provided support for FAA/JAA DO-178B certification, and pilot training.
  • Developed DO-178B compliant systems for new equipment interfaces.
  • Provide software guidance and updates to low-level design, documentation and DO-178B test artifacts.
  • Designed and developed System Display Format requirements for the USAF 767 KC-X Tanker Program per RTCA DO-178B.

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27. IFE

average Demand
Here's how IFE is used in Avionics Engineer jobs:
  • Track software and hardware development through all phases of lifecycle and direct system changes through Engineering Change Proposals.
  • Worked on IFE (In-Flight Entertainment) focused Cabin Avionics group.
  • Lead Project Engineer - In-Flight Entertainment Managed all aspects of the design and installation of IFE on Boeing model airplanes.
  • Ensured the successful qualification and certification of new IFE parts on several Boeing model airplanes.
  • Subject matter expert for Panasonic IFE on 787 and 777 fleets.
  • Provided full lifecycle software support for Navigation and Avionics systems for the Sikorsky MH-60R/S and SH-60B variants.

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28. Rvsm

average Demand
Here's how Rvsm is used in Avionics Engineer jobs:
  • Modified A/C for RVSM certification.

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29. System Level

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Here's how System Level is used in Avionics Engineer jobs:
  • Established validation requirements for demonstrating compliance to system level OSS&E requirements for all aircraft modifications.
  • Perform FMS testing (sub-system level) on G280 and M145 test rigs.

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30. Design Requirements

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Here's how Design Requirements is used in Avionics Engineer jobs:
  • Managed technicians to meet stringent avionics test fixture design requirements.
  • Generated and validated test procedures for Mission Systems Integration on the S-70B based on design requirements.
  • Worked directly with 22 Mission Systems IPTs and respective suppliers to verify design requirements.
  • Specified and ordered mission critical hardware to meet design requirements and industry standards.
  • Reviewed supplier electronic control module test results for compliance to design requirements.
  • Developed top level design requirements for scheduled launch sequences.

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31. A320

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Here's how A320 is used in Avionics Engineer jobs:
  • Prepared Engineering Authorizations for modifications to A320 and E190 aircraft.

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32. Oversaw

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Here's how Oversaw is used in Avionics Engineer jobs:
  • Developed calibration procedures and oversaw the internal and external Calibration Program.
  • Modified and oversaw product development and manufacturing for variety of customers.
  • Coordinated and oversaw the entire electrical installation.
  • Investigated design failure by collecting data and oversaw design of new component to eliminate performance issue and maintain standards.
  • Designed filters, modeled transitions, helped with layout and oversaw drafting.
  • Coordinated and oversaw all testing.

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33. Trade Studies

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Here's how Trade Studies is used in Avionics Engineer jobs:
  • Performed flight system architecture trade studies to determine redundancy requirements.
  • Performed thermal analyses trade studies on different radiator materials and configurations to determine optimum performance and weight.
  • Developed operational concepts, performed trade studies and functional analysis to derive final design solutions.
  • Led a team of 4 engineers to a successful delivery of finite element model trade studies and updated tank designs.
  • Supported quotes and trade studies by completing accurate preliminary designs and layouts on or before the scheduled need date.
  • Performed trade studies and interacted with vendors to provide alternative synthetic fuels in commercial shipping vehicles and aircraft.

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34. Matlab

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Here's how Matlab is used in Avionics Engineer jobs:
  • Ensured structural stability and robustness using ANSYS, MatLab/Simulink, and LabVIEW simulations.
  • Expedited and simplified the quotation process for solar water heating systems by accurately representing solar water heating system performance through MATLAB models
  • Developed applications in C++ and MATLAB for validating the algorithmic performance of the computer vision and optical-inertial sensor fusion library.
  • Designed, constructed, and implemented calibration automation software for test equipment utilizing MetCal and MatLab software.
  • Developed and executed MATLAB code for statistics analysis and generate plotting.
  • Developed unique engineering solutions and user-friendly computational tools using MATLAB.

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35. VHF

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Here's how VHF is used in Avionics Engineer jobs:
  • Carried out maintenance of VHF and HF radio communications equipment on board the aircraft.

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36. Certification Plans

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Here's how Certification Plans is used in Avionics Engineer jobs:
  • Review engineering drawings, documents, and certification plans, and provide feedback to authors.

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37. Installation Drawings

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Here's how Installation Drawings is used in Avionics Engineer jobs:
  • Design and Layout of Flight Test harnessing and instrumentation including detailed installation drawings for space vehicle.
  • Created instrument panel drawings and installation drawings to populate the instrument panels.
  • Created 2-D production Form-Boards & Flight installation drawings.
  • Designed over 100 wire harnesses from system wire lists and type design structural installation drawings.

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38. Arinc

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Here's how Arinc is used in Avionics Engineer jobs:
  • Performed troubleshooting of system using bus analyzers and packet capture tools to review ARINC429 and ARINC665 data traffic.
  • Developed an ACCESS relational database to assist in managing the MIL-STD-1553 and ARINC communication messages.
  • Analyzed offsite navigation data collected using SBS 1553 and ARINC interface cards.

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39. Unix

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Here's how Unix is used in Avionics Engineer jobs:
  • Performed multiple augments installing and adding new devices/servers along with adding configurations for video streaming using Unix and checking router configurations.
  • Implemented Windows-based automated help desk application for Compaq customer support organization based on client/server architecture with multiple Unix SQL Servers.
  • Acted as primary support engineer for application hardware/software troubleshooting and issue resolution in a UNIX environment.
  • Performed database administration and Systems Administration of Unix based platforms for internal and external customers.
  • Developed a graphical user interface application in UNIX X-view to interactively build software sources.
  • Developed and maintained performance testing software running on Digital Unix.

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40. Labview

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Here's how Labview is used in Avionics Engineer jobs:
  • Designed data acquisition system and radio transceiver for Unmanned Aerial Vehicles with LabView GUI.
  • Prepare validation plan and test specifications for V&V of LabView based tools used in system integration test and FAT.
  • Developed test plan, test procedure, test fixture, and LabVIEW test software for several assemblies.
  • Developed central control GUI (graphical user interface) for CSTL using LabVIEW.
  • Developed computer models and algorithms for sensor systems (MATLAB/LabVIEW).
  • Performed unit test of LabView VI code.

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41. Customer Requirements

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Here's how Customer Requirements is used in Avionics Engineer jobs:
  • Designed and integrated subsystems into aircraft avionics per customer requirements.
  • Designed and conducted verification tests to ensure prototype and production hardware meets or exceeds customer requirements.
  • Derive system level requirements and perform Voice of the Customer requirements analysis, and requirements management.
  • Analyzed customer requirements and proposed effective solutions to meet current and future organizational needs.
  • Evaluate preliminary engineering and customer requirements to design hardware and software applications.
  • Outlined and developed system validation test plans based on customer requirements.

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42. Communication Systems

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Here's how Communication Systems is used in Avionics Engineer jobs:
  • Designed wiring interfaces to upgrade navigation and communication systems on aircraft.
  • Major contributor in the development of Italian Air Force combat aircraft communication systems.

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43. Electrical Load Analysis

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Here's how Electrical Load Analysis is used in Avionics Engineer jobs:
  • Developed documents such as Electrical Load Analysis, System Safety Assessment to satisfy Supplemental Type Certification requirements.
  • Ground test plans and test reports, electrical load analysis, and installation instructions to support development of Supplemental Type Certifications.
  • Facilitated trade study (Electrical Load Analysis) to evaluate feasibility of placing upgrading equipment onto the aircraft.

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44. Technical Data

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Here's how Technical Data is used in Avionics Engineer jobs:
  • Developed, maintained, evaluated and provided technical data related to aircraft maintenance functions.
  • Maintained operation and support technical data, including maintenance requirements, performance requirements, and life-limit issues.
  • Provided technical support to designers, draftsmen, and shop floor for technical data, drawing and specifications.
  • Analyzed and evaluated technical data for new aircraft and for new systems on fielded aircraft.
  • Used technical data to diagnose and solve maintenance problems on aircraft systems.
  • Use hardware and soldering techniques, technical data and everyday tools.

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45. CDR

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Here's how CDR is used in Avionics Engineer jobs:
  • Supported and presented design details at customer preliminary and critical (CDR and PDR) design reviews.
  • Presented PDR and CDR for communication systems consisting of design concepts, scheduling, and technical and financial program budgeting.

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46. B767

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Here's how B767 is used in Avionics Engineer jobs:
  • Maintained accuracy of Boeing 767 wiring diagram manual specific to ABX 767 as part of B767 acquisition process.
  • Researched and created work instruction for the installation of new computer systems in B757 & B767.

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47. Ensure Compliance

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Here's how Ensure Compliance is used in Avionics Engineer jobs:
  • Performed on-sight evaluation of payload air testing to ensure compliance to specific engineering requirements.
  • Provided allocations to subsystems to ensure compliance to necessary acoustic levels.
  • Coordinated review processes to ensure compliance with applicable electrical codes.
  • Reviewed test procedures and plans for systems and software to ensure compliance with appropriate lab configurations and that corrections were performed.
  • Worked closely with software development, sales, and engineering teams to ensure compliance with all product requirements.
  • Developed test procedures to ensure compliance with MIL-STD for environmental testing of robotic systems.

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20 Most Common Skill for an Avionics Engineer

FAA10.2%
Test Procedures9.6%
Flight Control Systems9.2%
Assembly Drawings8.4%
Avionics7.9%
Electrical Systems7.1%
CAD6.6%
Aircraft Parts5.4%

Typical Skill-Sets Required For An Avionics Engineer

RankSkillPercentage of ResumesPercentage
1
1
FAA
FAA
7.5%
7.5%
2
2
Test Procedures
Test Procedures
7.1%
7.1%
3
3
Flight Control Systems
Flight Control Systems
6.8%
6.8%
4
4
Assembly Drawings
Assembly Drawings
6.2%
6.2%
5
5
Avionics
Avionics
5.8%
5.8%
6
6
Electrical Systems
Electrical Systems
5.3%
5.3%
7
7
CAD
CAD
4.8%
4.8%
8
8
Aircraft Parts
Aircraft Parts
4%
4%
9
9
STC
STC
2.9%
2.9%
10
10
Test Cases
Test Cases
2.5%
2.5%
11
11
Airbus
Airbus
2.5%
2.5%
12
12
Engineering Support
Engineering Support
2.5%
2.5%
13
13
Cabin Systems
Cabin Systems
2.4%
2.4%
14
14
GPS
GPS
2.3%
2.3%
15
15
Satcom
Satcom
2.3%
2.3%
16
16
Technical Support
Technical Support
2%
2%
17
17
Engineering Orders
Engineering Orders
1.9%
1.9%
18
18
Troubleshoot
Troubleshoot
1.8%
1.8%
19
19
System Integration
System Integration
1.7%
1.7%
20
20
Tcas
Tcas
1.6%
1.6%
21
21
Autopilot
Autopilot
1.5%
1.5%
22
22
Data Analysis
Data Analysis
1.4%
1.4%
23
23
System Design
System Design
1.3%
1.3%
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Nasa
Nasa
1.3%
1.3%
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Engineering Documents
Engineering Documents
1.3%
1.3%
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Do-178B
Do-178B
1.3%
1.3%
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IFE
IFE
1.1%
1.1%
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28
Rvsm
Rvsm
1.1%
1.1%
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System Level
System Level
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1.1%
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Design Requirements
Design Requirements
1.1%
1.1%
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31
A320
A320
1.1%
1.1%
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32
Oversaw
Oversaw
1%
1%
33
33
Trade Studies
Trade Studies
1%
1%
34
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Matlab
Matlab
0.9%
0.9%
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VHF
VHF
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0.9%
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Certification Plans
Certification Plans
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0.9%
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Installation Drawings
Installation Drawings
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0.9%
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Arinc
Arinc
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0.8%
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Unix
Unix
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0.8%
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Labview
Labview
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0.8%
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Customer Requirements
Customer Requirements
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0.8%
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Communication Systems
Communication Systems
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0.8%
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Electrical Load Analysis
Electrical Load Analysis
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0.8%
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Technical Data
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0.8%
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CDR
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0.6%
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B767
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0.6%
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Ensure Compliance
Ensure Compliance
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0.6%

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