Teledyne Technologies

Systems Architecture & Design Engineer VI

Job Locations US-WA-Renton
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Company Name
Teledyne Controls
1st Shift - Day
Citizenship/Visa Requirement
US Citizen/Perm Resident/ Other US Person
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Company Overview

Since 1964, Teledyne Controls has been working closely with civil and military aircraft operators worldwide. The company counts over 300 airlines among its valued clients, including the world’s major carriers. We also works directly with the aircraft manufacturers, supplying products to the major OEMs, such as Airbus and Boeing. Fundamental to our success are our core values which includes dedication to every employee and client’s success; Innovation that matters - for our company and for the world; Trust and personal responsibility in all relationships!


Our adaptable suite of products include Data Acquisition & Management Systems, Wireless Data Transfer Systems, Flight Data Analysis & Investigation Solutions, Data Loading Solutions, Aircraft Network Systems, Aircraft Manufacturer and Supplier. Combined together, these products provide comprehensive data management solutions that leverage aircraft data intelligence and create value for our customers.


Are you looking to be part of a dynamic and growing organization? Teledyne Controls is EveryWhereYouLook! and looking for the best available talent to support our growth.

Position Summary and Responsibilities

Teledyne Controls is seeking a seasoned Systems Architecture & Design Engineer to provide technical leadership in company product strategy, research and development activities, and engineering design on any size project by using working knowledge of systems engineering practices, work products and processes.


Essential duties:

  • Identify and respond to new and emerging strategic issues that impact the operating environment
  • Demonstrated innovative problem solving and experience evaluating future technologies
  • Leverage significant experience in systems engineering on product development programs for the development and improvement of approaches for specifying requirements, needs analysis, assessing alternatives, and defining development artifacts appropriate for scaled agile development
  • Knowledge of systems engineering process for the development of system performance requirements, objectives, evaluation criteria and analysis for aircraft systems.
  • Evaluation of operational needs to define and coordinate system performance requirements, integrate technical parameters and assure compatibility of all physical, functional and program interfaces
  • Develops and implements organizational approaches to systems engineering and requirement analysis, relationship to business drivers/constraints, relationship to architecture drivers/constraints, quality attributes, and considers impact to the software development process.
  • Solid knowledge of certification test processes, support certification test equipment design and assist in troubleshooting certification failures.
  • Prepares, reviews and conducts internal and customer Design Reviews
  • Reviews customer requirements for adequacy and resolves/clarifies any ambiguous, redundant or unverifiable requirements.
  • Provides effective communication to business and technical community on behalf of the systems engineering discipline.
  • Provides knowledge and process support as well as coaching/mentoring as needed on systems engineering principles/practices. 



  • Bachelor’s degree in Systems Engineering or related Engineering disciplines
  • At least fifteen (15) years’ of experience in Systems Engineering or related
  • Alternately a minimum of twelve (12) years’ of experience in a direct Avionics Engineering environment
  • Master’s degree in Systems Engineering or related discipline strongly preferred. 
  • Experience in an Aerospace and/or Avionics Engineering environment strongly preferred.  Combination of Education and Experience in an Aerospace and/or Avionics Engineering environment is acceptable.
  • Solid understanding with the use of DOORs for document development and traceability required
  • Deep understanding of analog and digital aircraft interfaces including ARINC 429 and RS422 required
  • Strong understanding with Ethernet technologies and aircraft avionics networks required
  • Strong understanding with hardware and software Design Assurance requirements (level C through E) required
  • Knowledge of avionics communications technologies such as WiFi, cellular, VHF, SATCOM and IFE internet required
  • Solid understanding of Design Portioning, Digital Communication, Software Structures required
  • Advance knowledge with Microsoft Office application tools: Outlook, Excel, Word, Project and Visio; Abode Acrobat required
  • Ability to use environmental, electrical, software evaluation and debugging tools.
  • Ability to evaluate software code, Hardware Design Language, Schematics and Mechanical Drawings is also required.
  • Ability to write procedures to be used by engineering and production, systems requirements documents and complex test reports summarizing tests, test setups and results.
  • Flexibility - ability to interface with customers and other engineering groups.
  • Clear documentation and presentation skills. Comfortable working on-site at major aerospace OEMs, domestically and abroad.
  • Hands-on experience with integration design and execution in hardware, software and system labs
  • Knowledge of commercial Avionic Data Management related equipment required
  • Ability to write complex systems requirements documents, technical white papers and technical proposals required
  • Familiarity with ARINC/Boeing/Airbus specifications required
  • Familiarity with DO-178/DO-254/DO-160 specifications required
  • Familiarity with GRESS and ABD-100/200 required
  • Clear documentation and presentation skills required. Comfortable working on-site at major aerospace OEMs, domestically and abroad
  • Ability to evaluate software code, Hardware Design Language, Schematics and Mechanical Drawings is also required
  • Hands-on experience with integration design and execution in hardware, software and system labs required
  • Experience dealing with the formal qualification of environmental, electromagnetic, system safety (including Failure Mode Analysis), system security and aircraft certification required
  • Ability to use environmental, electrical, software evaluation and debugging tools required.
  • Familiarity with commercial aircraft electrical and electronic environments required
  • This position requires up to 10% domestic and international travel with notice


This is a full-time opportunity with one of the leading providers of sophisticated solutions designed to help operators increase flight safety and operational efficiency through more efficient aircraft data and information management, located in Renton, Washington

What can Teledyne Controls’ offer YOU?
A Competitive Salary & Benefits Package
Excellent Health, Dental, Vision
Paid Vacation Time
Paid Sick Time
Life Insurance Benefits
Paid Holidays
401(k) Eligibility
RideShare Program
Educational Tuition Reimbursement
Employee Appreciation Events throughout the year

Teledyne is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer.  All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, religious creed, gender, sexual orientation, gender identity, gender expression, transgender, pregnancy, marital status, national origin, ancestry, citizenship status, age, disability, protected Veteran Status, genetics or any other characteristic protected by applicable federal, state, or local law.


If you need assistance or an accommodation while seeking employment, please email or call (805)373-4545.  Determinations on requests for reasonable accommodation will be made on a case-by-case basis.  Please note that only those inquiries concerning a request for reasonable accommodation will receive a response. 


In our efforts to maintain a safe and drug-free workplace, Teledyne Controls requires that candidates complete a satisfactory background check and pass a drug screen prior to employment.

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