Software/Complex Hardware Engineer

Software/Complex Hardware Engineer


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Wichita, KS

Job Summary:

Coordinate software related aspects for Special Missions and Defense Programs

Essential Duties and Responsibilities:

  • Coordinate software related aspects for Special Missions and Defense Programs including, but not limited to:
  • I. Author and/or approve software and/or AEH lifecycle data items in compliance with company standards and regulatory guidance, including Plan for Software and Hardware Aspects of Certification, Software/Hardware Configuration Index, Software/Hardware Accomplishment Summary, etc.
  • II. Lead and/or participate in Stage of Involvement (SOI) reviews and associated documentation.
  • III. Participate in development of System and LRU requirements and architecture definition.
  • IV. Participate in development of software and/or AEH high-level and low-level requirements.
  • V. Participate in development of System Safety documentation including Aircraft Functional Hazard Assessment, Preliminary System Safety Assessment, System Safety Assessment, etc.
  • VI. Provide guidance and/or oversight to suppliers whose products incorporate software and/or AEH to ensure they are following an appropriate path to software and/or AEH approval.
  • VII. Witness software verification tests at Textron Aviation facilities and/or supplier facilities as required.
  • VIII. Participate and/or lead the development of certification plans, ground and flight test plans, compliance reports, Issue Paper responses, other engineering documents, etc. to assist engineering teams in ensuring all aspects of software / complex hardware approvals are addressed for an aircraft Type Certification or Military Certification project.


  • 5+ Years Aviation related Software or Complex Hardware Engineering development

About Our Client:

Our partner is headquartered out of Wichita, Kansas and has service center strategically placed across the USA. They represent 3 iconic VIP brands of aircraft under one mega umbrella.

About Us:

APA Services, Inc. is a full service staffing company supplying qualified technical and professional employees to the most reputable companies in the Aerospace/Aircraft industry—across the United States and abroad.

Benefits of working with APA Services:

Weekly Payroll, Medical Insurance Available, Cash Advances, Travel Pay and/or bonuses on Select Contracts.


We know it takes great people to do great work, so if you’re interested in joining the APA Services family give us a call at (817) 529-4000

Thanks for taking the time to apply and we look forward to working with you soon.

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