Embedded Software Engineer

Team: Avionics - Aviation Systems

Ref. no.: AS/AVIO/ESE/1

Location: Warsaw/Mazowieckie/Poland

Employer Description

Engineering Design Center (EDC) was created under an agreement between General Electric and the Institute of Aviation. Our engineers work in following areas: aircraft jet engines, gas and steam turbines, electric motors and generators, centrifugal and reciprocating compressors, as well as industrial installations including pipelines, and automatics. EDC employs over 1800 engineers and is the largest engineering center in the Central Europe.

EDC Avionics team was established in 2013 and right now there is more than 60 software and systems engineers who are working on the electronic systems for the aircrafts. We are proud to develop our products for the leading airframers. EDC Avionics team is taking part in development of landing gear control systems for the new Boeing 787-10. Engineers also work on data concentrators network for Gulfstream business jets. Apart from that the work is also performed for Airbus and many other aircraft manufacturers.

EDC Avionics team is also involved in the projects that are developed by Warsaw Institute of Aviation. Research and development activities are related to the innovative projects that the Institute is working on.

The group consists mostly of the software, systems and hardware engineers, who are keen to develop embedded systems for the very demanding aviation industry. Apart from the widely known and used programming languages like Assembler, C/C++, there are also those that are designed for the safety critical devices software like Ada. There are also techniques that involve usage of Model Based development (Matlab, Simulink / SCADE), formal methods.

Role Summary / Purpose

As a Embedded Software Engineer you will be responsible for the design and development of real-time embedded software within an integrated team environment. You will take an innovative approach to problem-solving and share technical knowledge with others in the group, team and across the organisation.


  • Execute the requirements, design, implementation and verification of assigned projects using sound engineering principles and adhering to business standards, practices, procedures and product / program requirements
  • Document technical data generated by the assigned project consistent with engineering policies and procedures
  • Provide timely communications on significant issues or developments
  • Participate on teams assigned to address organizational initiatives and generic issues
  • Participate as a presenter in technical and program reviews
  • Qualifications / Requirements

    • Degree in Engineering
    • Experience designing and implementing embedded software
    • Experience of software design lifecycle within embedded systems (safety critical system will be advantage)
    • Experience of C, C++. Assembler or Ada will be advantage.
    • Strong technical aptitude, including applicable engineering tools and systems
    • Good oral and written communication skills both in Polish and English
    • Good problem solving and solution building skills
    • Desired

      • Demonstrable success achieving and exceeding internal and external customer milestones
      • Experience of RTCA DO-178B / EUROCAE ED-12B or similar rigorous development standard
      • Experience of target hardware like ARM, PowerPC, Coldfire, PIC Microcontroller, AVR, digital signals processors.
      • Experience with real-time operating systems (QNX, RTOS)
      • Employer Offers

        • Position in international environment with the possibility of professional skills development
        • Travels to Suppliers/Overhaul Shops/Engineering Sites located all over the world
        • Wide scope of extra benefits for employees and their families, including private healthcare and extra life insurance
        • Flexible work time
        • Access to modern technologies
        • Friendly atmosphere
        • Interesting and challenging projects
        • Competitive salary

        • Legal Statement

          I hereby authorize GE Company Polska Sp. z o.o. based in Warsaw and the Institute of Aviation based in Warsaw to process my personal data included in my job application for the needs of the recruitment process and future recruitment processes, in accordance with the Personnel Protection Act 29.08.1997 (Dz. U. 2002 no 101 position 926).

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