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GE Aviation UDC Student Engineer - Spring

  • GE Aviation
  • Co-op/Intern
  • Posted 1/24/2017 12:02:20 PM
  • 2711935
  • Job Function: Engineering/Technology
  • Business Segment: Aviation Human Resources
Location(s): United States


About Us:
GE is the world’s Digital Industrial Company, transforming industry with software-defined machines and solutions that are connected, responsive and predictive. Through our people, leadership development, services, technology and scale, GE delivers better outcomes for global customers by speaking the language of industry.
GE offers a great work environment, professional development, challenging careers, and competitive compensation. GE is an Equal Opportunity Employer. Employment decisions are made without regard to race, color, religion, national or ethnic origin, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, age, disability, protected veteran status or other characteristics protected by law.

Role Summary:
This role will work with full-time engineers in the area of Flight
Management Systems requirement validation, software development,
and software verification responsibilities. In this role, you will follow an
individual work plan and meet day-to-day short-term objectives while
resolving issues.

Essential Responsibilities:
Execute, with guidance from lead engineering resources, the analysis,
design, test, or integration required to define and support assigned
components or systems that meet business standards and program/product requirements.
Prepare and present technical data to internal and external customers.
Document and communicate results of technical data generated.
Participate on teams assigned to address specific organizational
initiatives.
Share engineering information and promote open dialogue.
Prepare invention disclosures to protect the technology that provides a
competitive advantage to the business.
Ensure proper documentation of technical data generated for the
assigned projects and/or tasks consistent with engineering policies and
procedures.
Participate on team working on integration and verification of FMS
software in accordance with DO-178B / C guidelines and internal policies
and procedures.
Create new and maintain existing test procedures, test data, and
traceability matrix to provide test coverage for requirements based
testing.
Perform formal software acceptance testing and generate an
associated test report.
Perform product requirements validation.
Build leadership skills.
Help Manage navigation (position, position uncertainty, radio nav position, navaids selection, and tuning), Flight Planning (routing plan and
vertical flight plan), Optimization and Prediction functions (altitude,
speed, time, fuel, distance), Guidance computation (lateral, vertical and
thrust guidance), Navigation Data Base Management, Data Link (Airline
Operational Communication (AOC) and Air Traffic Control (ATC)), Display
(textual and graphical displays).

Qualifications/Requirements:
High School Diploma/GED
Must be an undergraduate student enrolled in an accredited College or
University and have completed your freshman year pursuing a Bachelor's
Degree in Computer Engineering, Computer Science, Electrical
Engineering, General Engineering/Engineering Technology, Physics, Architectural/Industrial Engineering, Engineering Management or Mechanical Engineering.
GPA 3.0 or above

Desired Characteristics:
Interest in Aviation
Familiarity with DO-178B / C Certification Guidelines
Familiarity with design, test and analysis tools and systems
Experience with implementation and testing of IO using ARINC 429,
MIL-STD-1553B and Ethernet
Aviation and Flight Management System familiarity
Strong technical aptitude, including applicable engineering tools and
systems
Strong oral and written communication skills
Team player with strong interpersonal and leadership skills, capable of
working within a diverse team across different time zones
Effective time management and organizational skills; able to balance
multiple priorities
General MS Windows XP, MS Office 2003 Professional, DOORS and
Dimensions experience
Experience programming in ADA, Visual Basic, C#, C++, C or Java
Experience with Structured and Object-Oriented Design and
Programming

Location:
Manhattan, KS

Locations: United States

GE offers a great work environment, professional development, challenging careers, and competitive compensation.  GE is an Equal Opportunity Employer.  Employment decisions are made without regard to race, color, religion, national or ethnic origin, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, age, disability, protected veteran status or other characteristics protected by law.

GE will only employ those who are legally authorized to work in the United States for this opening. Any offer of employment is conditional upon the successful completion​ of a background investigation and drug screen.


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