Textron Electrical Distribution Engineer in Fort Worth, Texas

Electrical Distribution Engineer


Electrical Distribution Systems Engineer

Bell is seeking a self-motivated Electrical Distribution Systems Engineer to join Bell’s Innovation Team and support the development of new and novel products and platforms. The systems requirements associated with the integration of vehicles in urban environments, including Air Taxi and Product transportation/delivery are challenging and exciting. The emerging concept vehicles provide opportunities for systems engineering, simulation and test of configurations and technologies that will shape the future of aviation. This position will be part of a diverse team of engineers capable of executing in a fast-paced environment.

The Electrical Distribution Systems Engineer is responsible for (but not limited to) supporting the following:

  • Developing system requirements, architecture, and interfaces for the aircraft Electrical Power Generation and Distribution System and integration with other aircraft systems.

  • Coordinating with and managing electrical system suppliers in the development, integration, and testing of power generation and distribution systems.

  • System and software design, requirements management, systems specifications, interface management, system safety assessment, verification and validation testing in desktop simulation environment and systems integration labs, aircraft flight test, and aircraft/system qualification and certification


* Education Requirements: *

  • Bachelor’s Degree in Electrical Engineering (or closely related field) is required.

  • Masters Degree is preferred.

* Position Requirements: *

  • Experience at all levels will be considered with a minimum of 2 years specific experience with electrical systems integration, development, and testing. At least 5 years experience is preferred.

  • Familiarity with model based systems engineering

  • Familiarity with RTCA DO-160, MIL-STD-810, RTCA DO-178, RTCA DO-254, SAE ARP4754A, SAE ARP4761, 14 CFR Part 27 and Part 29 for commercial and military qualification and certification of aircraft systems, and multiple data protocols.

  • Experience with creation of system specifications, requirements traceability, and verification. Preferred experience with Enovia, DOORS, and Serena Dimensions

  • Creation of system architecture and wiring schematics. Experience with schematic creation using CHS Mentor Graphics is preferred.

  • Generation of System Safety Assessments, Failure Hazard Analysis, and Certification and Test plans.

  • Experience with electrical system development and testing in a systems integration lab

  • Experience with aircraft installation, functional testing, and troubleshooting

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Job Engineering

Primary Location US-Texas-Fort Worth

Recruiting Company Bell Flight

Schedule Full-time

Job Level Individual Contributor

Shift First Shift

Req ID: 262960