Aircraft Simulator Lead V&V Engineer
Test Certification
Updated on 2/20/2024
Beta Technologies

501-1,000 employees

Develops electric vertical aircraft and charging infrastructure.
Company Overview
BETA Technologies stands out in the electric transportation industry with its focus on safety, reliability, and sustainability, demonstrated through the development of ALIA, a technologically advanced electric vertical aircraft (EVA) with inherent stability and easy maneuverability. The company's commitment to creating an extensive charging infrastructure and its pragmatic approach to certification underscore its industry leadership. BETA's philosophy of achieving perfection through simplicity, as reflected in their products and platform, sets it apart from competitors and contributes to a culture of focused and purposeful innovation.
Industrial & Manufacturing
Food & Agriculture
Hardware
B2B

Company Stage

Series B

Total Funding

$912.1M

Founded

2017

Headquarters

South Burlington, Vermont

Growth & Insights
Headcount

6 month growth

11%

1 year growth

40%

2 year growth

120%
Locations
Montreal, QC, Canada
Experience Level
Entry
Junior
Mid
Senior
Expert
Desired Skills
Python
Git
CategoriesNew
Aerospace Engineering
AI & Machine Learning
Software Engineering
Requirements
  • 10+ years Experience in aircraft simulation/simulator development and qualification
  • Experience in drafting Qualification Test Plans/Procedures for aircraft
  • Thorough understanding of computer architecture applied to simulator frameworks
  • Competence in modern software development processes (i.e. Git, code reviews, testing, and continuous integration)
Responsibilities
  • Lead the formalization of the development and utilization of simulation and engineering simulator for certification credit for electric aviation projects
  • Lead the overall qualification effort for Flight Training Devices being developed internally
  • Draft and maintain ownership of simulator qualification artifacts
  • Establish simulator quality system processes and tools
  • Perform simulator verification and validation testing
  • Lead certification activities for qualification of Flight Training Devices
  • Lead development of processes and tools for the generation and management of simulator qualification artifacts
  • Work with simulation and aircraft systems engineering teams to develop an approach and utilization of simulation model validation & verification for autonomous vehicle certification
  • Lead interface between Beta Technologies and the National Simulator Program team for qualification of pilot training devices
  • Participate and maintain awareness of technical committees and industry guidance development on the use of simulation for certification credit of new and novel aircraft
  • Lead interface with certification authorities on the use of simulator and simulation models as a certification method of compliance
  • Work with Simulator Hardware and Software engineering teams to guide priorities and requirements
Desired Qualifications
  • Experience in Part 60 FTD/FSTD qualification
  • Experience in interfacing with the National Simulator Program team for FTD qualification
  • Experience in pilot training syllabus development and approval process
  • Experience in Model Based Systems and Software Engineering
  • Experience with autonomous systems, human factors, controls systems, machine learning, or other fields expanding on this role in simulation
  • Experience programming in C++, C, Python, or other languages