[ IRC4429 ] Principal Systems Engineer
Shanghai, ChinaOpen Date:1 month ago

Brief Description:

  • Theprincipal systems engineerwill act as an expert in the field and as the significant contributor to R&D activities related to AVIAGE SYSTEMS’ next generation airborne systems and products. This role requires strong GNSS/BDS background, strong communication skills and to be a self-driven person.
  • This role will interact with product managers, R&D focal and business development teams to generate product concepts, requirements and technology maturation. You will need to coordinate with extended teams located at AVIAGE global sites in China and US.


  • Recommend approaches to meet technical and program requirements
  • Lead GNSS/BDS technical and relevant product roadmap development and perform trade studies to assess and select the right emerging technologies.
  • Remain current with the state of the art within the field
  • Lead and develop GNSS/BDS technical capabilities in line with business needs
  • Prototype and demonstrate advanced designs for validation and proof of concepts.
  • Design and Develop state of the art solutions for airborne systems and airline applications.
  • Generate technical documentation in accordance with engineering policies and procedures
  • Support project planning efforts and ensure execution to schedule and budget
  • Develop action plans to anticipate and respond to problems
  • Communicate project status, business issues, and significant developments
  • Provide training and mentoring to less experienced engineers

Qualifications Required:

  • Bachelor’s degree in Communication, Navigation, Geomatics/Surveying, or Engineering
  • 10+ years of industry experience in GNSS/BDS development
  • In-depth technical knowledge of GNSS
  • In-depth technical knowledge of BDS
  • Hands on product development experience on GNSS/BDS
  • Systems Engineering expertise applied to complex technical solutions
  • Self-driven and fast-paced learner
  • Team player with good inter-personal skills

Qualifications Desired:

  • Master’s degree in Communication, Navigation, Geomatics/Surveying, or Engineering
  • Knowledge of various aircraft or avionics systems, including safety critical and/or utility system within a FAR Part 25 aircraft
  • Extensive background in Aerospace electronics/avionics engineering and development and qualification including DO-178, DO-254, and DO-160 standards
  • Good oral and written communication ability in English and Chinese
We will build a capable, innovative, diverse, customer-oriented team with the best talent in our industry.
Join us with your application to recruiting@aviagesystems.com
About Us

AVIAGE SYSTEMS is a 50/50 joint venture between General Electric Company (GE) and Aviation Industry Corporation of China (AVIC) .

Building on a historic partnership between two world-leading aerospace companies, AVIAGE SYSTEMS aims to elevate the future of flight by unleashing our world-class talent, cutting-edge innovation and powerful partnerships.