Manager Electrical Avionics Systems

Best of the best - World-Class Personal Aircraft Manufacturer

  • Duluth, MN +1
  • $150,000 - $190,000
  • Managed by Jobot Pro: Tim Thompson
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A bit about us:

World-Class personal aircraft manufacturer that produces three light aircraft models. Due to growth we have an immediate need for Manager, Electrical Systems

Why join us?

  • Competitive Base Salary!
  • 401(k) Match!
  • PTO/Flex Work Schedules!
  • Extremely Competitive Benefits Package!
  • Dependents Benefits!
  • Flexible Work Schedules!
  • Accelerated Career Growth!

Job Details

Job Summary:
Responsible for leading the Electrical Wiring Interconnect System (EWIS) team with design, testing, certification, and ongoing engineering support of all aspects of aircraft electrical wiring for FAA certified single engine aircraft across multiple development sites.

Supervisory Responsibility:
Direct reports include individual contributors, DER/RCEs, and supervisors. The EWIS team is approximately 30 engineers and designers located at multiple domestic engineering innovation centers.

Technical areas include:
  • Requirements, Design, Verification, and Installation of Wire Harnesses.
  • Guiding Wire Harnesses through FAA part 23 certification and foreign validation including certification report writing.
  • Coordinating design development and system integration within Cirrus and with subcontractors.
  • Defining and developing Standard Work Processes for the EWIS department.
  • Developing training materials and enhancing the technical capabilities of the EWIS department.
  • Integration Test definition, execution, and troubleshooting both for on aircraft and bench test.

To perform this job successfully, an individual must be able to perform each essential duty satisfactorily. The below requirements are representative of the knowledge, skill, and/or ability required. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.

Education and/or Experience:
  • Bachelor’s degree in Electrical Engineering (or equivalent experience) required.
  • 10 years total relevant experience
  • 4 years leadership experience

Experience in the following preferred:
  • Leading teams of 10 or more engineers working on multiple complex projects.
  • Previous certification experience with standards such as 14 CFR Part 23.
  • Process development experience (Six Sigma Green belt or others).
  • Process mapping and deployment experience (VSM).
  • Use of design tools such as CREO Cabling, Mentor Graphics Capital Logic/Harness XC, MATLAB, EAGLE, VBA, or similar programs
  • Change Management and Configuration Management tool experience (JIRA, Windchill, or equivalent).
  • Pilot or Ground School experience preferred.

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