Hardware/Project Engineer

Hardware/Project Engineer

Company Overview and Values:

Shadin Avionics is a leader for innovative avionics systems. Shadin promotes a culture that engages employees and offers a fun and flexible work environment.

Shadin's purpose is to create freedom and confidence through simplicity.

Our Values:

  • Integrity - We are open, honest, direct, respectful and ethical in all of our dealings
  • Accountability - We do what we say we will do. We take ownership of and are committed to achieving results
  • Teamwork - We collaborate through effective communication, relying on each person's contribution to achieve results
  • Simplicity - We simplify the complex. We look beyond limitations

Position Overview:

Shadin is seeking a hands-on, energetic and experienced Hardware/Project Engineer. Key aspects of the position are to work in a product development environment of avionics hardware and software. This includes the specification, system analysis and documentation of product requirements and testing. This position will also assist in identifying new technology applications for future product development.


  • Creating derived system requirements, display, monitoring and built in test functions for implementation in hardware and software. Utilize DOORS, and other tools as need to meet program milestones
  • Execute the analysis, design, integration, and qualification testing required
  • Hands-on hardware testing, production test requirements definition and documentation
  • Participation in proposal efforts, deriving technical solutions, communicating and documenting the technical approach for the proposal and submitting cost and schedule estimates for product upgrades, improvements or development
  • Prepare and present technical data to internal and external customers as the primary technical interface
  • Assist in the creation, execution, and tracking of project schedules and customer deliverables
  • Provide engineering expertise in the maintenance and support of legacy products
  • Support the development of documentation necessary for FAA certification and new product release


  • MS or BS in electrical engineering, computer engineering, or 5 years related field experience with avionic hardware design and development
  • Experience with aircraft systems, ARINC 429, MIL-STD-1553, RTCA DO-178B / DO-254, DOORS, MIL-STD-461 / MIL-STD-810 / DO-160 is strongly desired
  • Understanding of embedded software and/or hardware engineering is required
  • Demonstrated ability to work on a team with other departments to collectively meet the organizations and customer's needs
  • Experience in electronic hardware manufacturing and test
  • Must possess advanced knowledge of Microsoft Word, Excel, Project, and PowerPoint
  • Excellent problem solving skills
  • Demonstrated time management and project management skills
  • Strong oral and written communication skills
  • Highly motivated with the ability to work autonomously

No phone calls, please. EOE/AA M/F/D/V

Essential functions are the primary job responsibilities which an employee must be able to perform with or without reasonable accommodation. The list of requirements, duties and responsibilities is not exhaustive, but is the most accurate list for the current job. Shadin reserves the right to revise the job description as well as to require that other duties be performed as needed.

To apply for this position, please e-mail your resume using the contact human resources form.  Use "Hardware/Project Engineer" in the position applied for line.

We thank you in advance for your interest and will make the utmost effort to be in contact with you as soon as possible.

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