Aviation Systems Engineer ( Technologies & Solutions )

Garmin   •  

Olathe, KS

Industry: Retail & Consumer Goods


Less than 5 years

Posted 136 days ago

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As a leading worldwide provider of navigation and safety enhancing aviation technology, our focus is on developing, designing and supporting superior products. Our advanced technology promotes performance, safety and ease of use in every market we serve. That makes us an engineering and technology company with a keen focus on recruiting talent in those fields. But the same vertical integration business model that keeps all design and manufacturing processes in-house also gives us the incentive to hire top performers from different backgrounds, including operations, finance and accounting, information technology, sales, marketing and communications. Our aviation systems are taking off, so we’re looking to board an Aviation Systems Engineer. Garmin aviation systems engineers help conceive and develop the next-generation technologies and products that change how customers fly, maintain, and operate their aircraft. Aviation systems engineers are the glue that ensures we develop the right products, on time, with the right requirements. We are looking for outside-the-box thinkers that bring creative solutions to complex avionics systems. While we strive for continual innovation, we ensure our combination of performance, safety, quality, value, innovation, and ease of operation give our pilots an unwavering level of confidence when they’re up in the air. If these challenges excite you, make Garmin a part of your flight plan and send us your resume. Further responsibilities include:

  • Supports concept development for complex products and features, including technical market research on emerging technologies.
  • Maintains product-specific execution plans for system-level aspects compatible with Garmin processes
  • Identifies, documents, and coordinates technical aspects for development of new interfaces / functionality or changes to existing complex system functionality to support market-driven or specific customer requirements
  • Creates system requirements, supporting rationale, technical description documentation, and performs trade-off analysis
  • Improves processes, tools, and procedures
  • With some guidance, coordinates technical roadmaps
  • Exemplifies Garmin’s Mission, Vision, Values, and Quality Policy and proactively works to improve Garmin’s image and culture


Qualified candidate possess a Bachelor’s of Science Degree in Computer Science, Engineering, Math, Physics or similar field from a four-year college or university AND a minimum of 2 year relevant experience

Preferred qualifications include:

  • Masters degree in the fields noted above and 2 years relevant experience in product development or systems engineering
  • Minimum 3.0 cumulative GPA
  • Demonstrates advanced knowledge in systems engineering and product development
  • Demonstrated strong and effective verbal, written, and interpersonal communication skills
  • Team-oriented, possess a positive attitude and work well with others