Fly by Wire Control Law Engineer for Urban Air Mobility Vehicle

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OSI Engineering, Inc.
Full Time
$100,000 - $120,000

Job Description

As an experienced Flight Control Law Engineer you will join a core team in Southern California creating first Urban Air Mobility prototype (early stage).

This position focuses on fly-by-wire or digital control systems and requires a solid understanding of flight control law coding.

The ideal person will help contribute to a groundbreaking aerospace project that pushes the boundaries of aviation technology.



  • Design, optimize, validate, verify, and certify Fly-By-Wire Flight Control Laws for both primary and back-up modes.
  • Manage Control Law design, including gain tuning, stability and handling qualities analysis.
  • Work in augmented air vehicle control system design, simulation and analysis using state of the art techniques in linear and non-linear modeling and analysis.
  • Planning, preparing, executing, analyzing, and documenting desktop Simulations, manned simulations and flight test activities.
  • Interaction with the pilot community to troubleshot problems.
  • Validation and Verification work and associated documentation.
  • Analysis of failure cases and help support HQRM analysis and test activities.



  • Preparation of documentation to support Certification.
  • Experience with Flight Control Law development for a full authority digital fly by wire platform.
  • Experience with MATLAB and Simulink control law implementation and Nonlinear Dynamic Inversion techniques.
  • Hands on experience creating code for flight control systems
  • Skilled at creating and reviewing technical schematics, logical and functional diagrams, and engineering specifications.
  • Working knowledge of DO-178B environmental qualification.
  • Experience working with ARP4754A
  • Experience with 14 CFR Part 25 certification
  • Basic knowledge of FAA regulations and guidance material and industry standards.
  • Bachelor of Science in Engineering required; Electrical, Mechanical, or Aerospace Engineering preferred.
  • 2 Years Minimum hands-on experience.


Location: Southern California (relocation assistance available)

Type: Fulltime Employee

Company Information

OSI Engineering is a leading talent acquisition and services company, building powerful IT and Engineering development teams to meet speed-to-market demands across the US. We develop, implement and manage workforce solutions through every stage of the product lifecycle, from early application development through final production, delivering the highest-level technology professionals. Our capabilities include technical staff augmentation, managed service programs and resource planning solutions.

With over 20 years of experience, OSI’s technical expertise spans the software stack from the firmware layer up to the user interface. We deliver dynamic and diverse teams for IT Services, Networking Data Services, Cloud Infrastructure and Services, Big Data, Mobile Hardware and Applications, Internet of Things (IoT), Connected Car, Enterprise Information Security and Data Science. Our quality-focused approach to talent acquisition and services helps our clients successfully launch their concepts and products that change the world.

Dice Id : 10365912
Position Id : 6939666
Originally Posted : 3 months ago

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