Fly by Wire Control Law Design Engineer - TS III

Date: Jul 8, 2024

Location: Savannah, GA, US

Company: Gulfstream Aerospace Corporation

Fly by Wire Control Law Design Engineer - TS III in  GAC Savannah

Unique Skills:

Qualified Candidates will have experience with augmented air vehicle control law design, modeling, and analysis using linear and non-linear modeling techniques.


The Preferred candidate will have:

- Experience with full envelope multiloop feedback gain design, architecture design, and gain scheduling techniques.

- Experience with handling qualities standards such as MIL-STD-1797B

- Experience with 14 CFR Part 23 or Part 25 certification

- Experience with ARP4754A, DO-178C, and/or DO-331


A Fly-by-Wire Control Law Design Engineer will:

- Support definition of control law design processes and standards.

- Establish requirements for control systems functionality, integrity, availability, and performance to ensure flight safety and Part 25 certification

- Define, design, analyze and document fly-by-wire primary and automatic flight control laws

- Conduct, analyze the results, and document hardware-in-the-loop tests of the fly-by-wire primary and automatic flight control laws

- Support flight test activities, including validation and verification of control law design and troubleshooting/revising control laws as required



Education and Experience Requirements

Bachelor's Degree in engineering or related curriculum applicable to the respective job position required. 13 yrs specific technical discipline or 15 yrs broad eng experience in several technical disciplines with Bachelors. Experience credit considered for related adv degrees limited to 2 yrs for Masters and 4 yrs for PhD in fields applicable to this job.

Position Purpose:

Works on engineering projects containing critical problems, the solution of which requires major technological advances and extensive related development

Job Description

Principle Duties and Responsibilities:

Essential Functions:
  1. Responsible for an entire engineering project of major complexity within established scope .
  2. Makes technical decisions and recommendations that are recognized as authoritative and have an important impact on extensive engineering activities .
  3. Applies advanced technical principles, theories and concepts based on broad expertise or unique specialized knowledge .
  4. Leads the development of innovative principles and ideas .
  5. Acts independently to determine improved methods and/or procedures to optimize technical product, cost and schedule requirements .
  6. Works under consultative direction; uses independent judgment to accomplish objectives .
  7. Develops standards and guides for diverse engineering activities .
  8. Conceives and plans investigation of broad areas of importance for which engineering precedents are lacking in areas critical to the program .

Perform other duties as assigned.

Other Requirements:
  1. Advanced degree in engineering or related curriculum preferred.
  2. The level of technical skill and abilities appropriate for this grade will be established by each discipline.

Additional Information

Requisition Number: 216784

Category: Engineering

Percentage of Travel: Up to 25%

Shift: First

Employment Type: Full-time

Posting End Date: 07/31/2024 


Equal Opportunity Employer/Veterans/Disabled.



Gulfstream will consider employment visa sponsorship, if applicable.


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