Engineer 1 or 2, Software

Come join a winning team where you can make a real difference!  AvtechTyee is searching for an Engineer 1 or 2, Software focus, with a passion for continuous improvement and a roll-up-your-sleeves attitude to help position our company for new growth.  Leadership skills would be a real plus! 

Since 1969 AvtechTyee has been a leader in the design, development, and manufacture of electronic systems and structure parts for the aerospace industry, with a focus in Audio, Airborne Electronics and Rods and Struts. AvtechTyee’ s products are flying onboard 42 aircraft types within the air transport, regional commuter, and business jet sectors, serving 450 customers in 49 countries of the world.  Our versatility in supporting aerospace electronics requirements ranges from the custom design and manufacturing of Digital Audio Systems. The innovative design teams at AvtechTyee help anchor our competitive edge in this industry as we offer a broad range of system solutions and a proven ability to design, certify and manufacture equipment requiring electrical, mechanical, optical and software capabilities.

AvtechTyee offers great benefits and a focus on career development.  We’re backed by a corporation but with a small company feel.  We have autonomy, close-knit teams, and a wide variety of products and processes that you can play with so you’ll never be bored.

You will be working in the Engineering team, supporting our Audio and Airborne Electronics product developments. Your primary responsibilities will be:
  • Development of automated test equipment software using Object Oriented Programming methods and relational databases.
  • Development of real-time embedded software for safety critical aerospace systems
  • Requirements definition, design, and verification to DO-178 development standards
  • Work with system and hardware engineers to arrive at optimal designs that meet customer requirements
  • Solve clearly defined problems; use new techniques; evaluate and recommend technical solutions based on standard or accepted technical practices
  • Plan projects for cost and scheduling.  Perform necessary work to accomplish task/team objectives within overall cost and schedule
  • Assist with and/or coordinate projects;  Accountable for meeting schedule completion dates or for providing timely feedback when dates cannot be met
  • Enhance the success of projects by contributing innovative ideas
  • Deliver major project team presentations or demonstrations to customers or management

And you will have:
  • A Bachelor’s degree or equivalent
  • Experience in the aerospace industry and at least 2 years’ of relevant experience in software engineering
  • Experience with Object Oriented methods and tools (such as C# and .NET) and non-Object Oriented languages (C, Java)
  • Experience with relational databases (SQL)and interfacing with National Instruments PXI hardware
  • Project Management Training, Earned Value Management Training a plus
  • Great interpersonal skills to successfully collaborate across functional groups and represent the company with professionalism to our customers

The salary range for this role is $70k-$100k, depending on level and experience.

If this sounds like a good fit, please reach out for questions and/or apply online at

Department: Engineering
This is a non-management position
This is a full time position

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