Software Airworthiness Analyst

· Redstone Arsenal, Alabama
Employment Type Full-Time
Minimum Experience Mid-level

Signalink, Inc., Madison, AL

Signalink is seeking a Software Airworthiness Analyst to join our Software Mission Assurance Team.

If you want to be at forefront of technological advances, work for a family oriented small business, have a Bachelor of Science degree from an accredited institution with 3 years or more demonstrated experience in airworthiness safety apply today.

Job Requirements:

Supports safety airworthiness assessments. Provides software technical expertise and participates in multi-disciplinary teams conducting audits and assessments for proposed and existing Army systems software architectures and programs. Supports software requirements identification and development process by evaluating and assessing planning, design, development, production and operations for Army Aviation systems software architectures. Exercises the ability to recognize top-level functionality of a system through system descriptions and specifications, and to determine the design controls necessary to prevent hazardous conditions.


Participates in government and developer meetings, witness testing at any level to assist in the airworthiness assessment process and make recommendations regarding the fitness of software and software documentation status with respect to airworthiness.  Executes critical and mission-critical software systems analysis throughout the life cycle from initial requirements through design, implementation, testing, delivery, and support.  Utilizes written and oral communication skills and must be capable of successful daily interaction with customers. Utilizes understanding of software development processes, software design, computer system design, systems safety analysis, requirements analysis and software independent validation and verification to meet customer requirements.

Required Education/Experience:

  • BS in a technical or scientific field
  • Minimum 3 years of related experience
  • Familiarity with MIL-STD-882E, AMCOM Regulation 385-17, or similar safety standards
  • Some Travel
  • Ability to obtain and maintain security clearance


Desired Qualifications:

  • MS in a technical or scientific field
  • Experience with Army Aviation systems evaluating airworthiness releases and engineering change proposals 
  • Working knowledge of current operating systems and programming languages: C, C++, C#, Ada
  • Direct experience performing software safety, software development, and/or systems engineering efforts
  • Experience performing software safety and testing activities related to embedded software systems.
  • Knowledge of the integration and verification of large systems
  • CMMI (Capability Maturity Model Integration) experience
  • Strongly Desired: Airworthiness experience, knowledge of AMACC, MIL-HDBK-516, DO-178, MIL-STD-882

Clearance Requirements:

  • Active current DoD SECRET clearance or interim clearance is required

Required Competencies:

  • Honesty
  • Superior ethics
  • Excellent communication and interpersonal skills
  • Ability to be a team player
  • Initiative
  • Professionalism

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  • Location
    Redstone Arsenal, Alabama
  • Employment Type
    Full-Time
  • Minimum Experience
    Mid-level