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Perfecting Flight Performance Is Our Job…Make It Yours

Since 1946, Safe Flight Instrument Corporation has pioneered safety of flight and flight performance optimization through measurement, display and control systems. From the invention of Stall Warning through Angle of Attack, Automatic Throttle Systems, Wind Shear Warning and a host of other aerospace firsts, Safe Flight has registered nearly 100 aviation related patents and has products on nearly two-thirds of the world’s aircraft. Your demonstrated skills will be valued and rewarded with an attractive compensation package of salary, health and medical, holiday, and vacation programs that are second-to-none. Our suburban Westchester County location, close to both New York City and scenic New England, offers unmatched educational, cultural and recreational opportunities. Be part of our ongoing success story. We are now looking for additional personnel to continue a tradition of growth in new products, new applications, and new markets.

Career Openings:


Electrical Design Engineer (Entry Level)

Entry level electrical engineer to lead the design, development, and integration of our safety and performance avionics products.
Responsibilities:  Electronic circuit design, integration, and testing; Schematic capture; Debugging of embedded systems; Interface with suppliers, contractors, and our multi-disciplinary teams to develop aviation quality products; Author engineering requirements, specifications, and procedures; Investigate new technologies for next generation products
Required Education/Experience:  BSEE or MSEE required; 0-2 years of experience through internships and or co-op programs; Knowledge of analog circuit design, embedded systems, and microcontroller based designs; Circuit simulation experience is desirable; Working knowledge of the typical lab tools: oscilloscopes, spectrum  analyzer, power supplies, etc.; Ability to work in team environment and on multiple projects simultaneously.
Email:  resumes@safeflight.com

 

Electrical Design Engineer (Mid-Senior Level)

Mid-senior level electrical engineer to lead the design, development, and integration of our safety and performance avionics products.
Responsibilities:  Electronic circuit design, integration, and testing; Schematic capture; Debugging of embedded systems; Interface with suppliers, contractors, and our multi-disciplinary teams to develop aviation quality products; Author engineering requirements, specifications, and procedures; Investigate new technologies for next generation products.
Required Education/Experience:  BSEE or MSEE required; 3+ years of experience as an Electrical Designer or with a similar role; Knowledge of analog circuit design, embedded systems, and microcontroller based designs; Working knowledge of communication protocols and buses: SPI, I2C, RS-232, RS-485, etc.; Circuit simulation experience is desirable; Experience debugging circuit assemblies; Prior experience utilizing electrical CAD packages for schematic capture; Working knowledge of the typical lab tools: oscilloscopes, spectrum  analyzer, power supplies, etc.; Avionics product development a plus.
Email:  resumes@safeflight.com

 

Electronics Technician

Associates degree in Avionics or related field; or a minimum of 3+ years’ experience as an electronic test technician for digital and analog circuits.  Must have a working knowledge of electronic circuit theory and the ability to troubleshoot using schematics.  Must be computer literate, possess good written, verbal and interpersonal skills and be fluent in English.  Experience in an ISO or AS9100 certified manufacturing facility desired.

Email:  resumes@safeflight.com

 

Machinist

A minimum of 3+ years of experience in a small job shop facility.  Experience with conventional milling machines, conventional & hardinge lathes, grinding machines and drilling tapping machines required.  Good communication and strong interpersonal skills required.  Experience with Geometric Tolerance and Dimensioning; and knowledge of CNC programming and/or operation a plus.

Email:  resumes@safeflight.com

 

Marketing Director
Primary Responsibilities:  Develop and implement marketing campaigns including advertising, press release, customer communications, etc.; Manage Tradeshows; Develop and manage sales forecast; Proposal management
Qualifications:  Bachelor’s degree required with concentration in Marketing, Business or Communications; 5+ years related experience in the aerospace industry; Excellent knowledge of Microsoft Office required.

Email:  resumes@safeflight.com

 

Software Engineer
Bachelor’s degree in Engineering or Computer Science with 3+ years of embedded software experience, preferably in avionics, but will consider other real time application areas, using C/C++, ARM and Intel microprocessors, communications (UART, I2C, SPI, ARINC 429, 1553).  Experience in DO-178B/C including verification is highly desirable.  Debugging skill using emulator is required.  Some windows programming knowledge is preferred.

Email:  resumes@safeflight.com

 

Software Verification Engineer 
Bachelor’s degree in Engineering or Computer Science and 3+ years’ experience in Avionics software verification.  Job functions include developing test case and test procedure in black box and white box environments for embedded software; performing structural coverage; writing test scripts; code review; document review.  Familiarity with DO-178C is required.  Fluency in C/C++ is required.  Knowledge in hardware and experience in verification tools such as LDRA, emulator and/or embedded software systems preferred.

Email:  resumes@safeflight.com

 

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