Senior Airborne Electronics Hardware & Software Compliance Engineer

Heart Aerospace

Heart Aerospace

Other Engineering, Legal
Gothenburg, Sweden
Posted on Thursday, October 5, 2023

Senior Airborne Electronics Hardware & Software Compliance Engineer

  • Application Deadline: Nov. 30, 2023
  • Gothenburg
  • On-site
  • Application Deadline: Nov. 30, 2023
  • Gothenburg
  • On-site

At Heart Aerospace we develop the ES-30, a regional electric airplane with a capacity of 30 passengers driven by electric motors with battery derived energy. The ES-30 is expected to enter into service in 2028.

We are now looking for a Senior Airborne Electronics Hardware and Software Compliance Engineer to join our team in Gothenburg. Do you have experience from developing Airborne systems and want to contribute to a more sustainable future?

Your mission

The Senior Airborne Electronics Hardware and Software Compliance Engineer is responsible for ensuring compliance to Industry Standards guidance for Airborne Systems and Equipment deployed in the Company products across the Engineering organization.

Key responsibilities include but are not limited to:

  • Establish the Company Airborne Hardware and Software compliance policies
  • Establish the Company Hardware and Software Development Processes
  • Ensure Company Hardware and Software development processes comply with Industry Standards and Guidance material
  • Create Company Plans for Hardware and Software Aspects of Certification
  • Training of Company personnel involved in Airborne Hardware and Software development on complying Industry Standards
  • Participate in the evaluation and auditing of Hardware and Software development processes of Suppliers
  • Ensure the Hardware and Software development processes are aligned with the Company Safety process

You will report to the Head of Flight Controls. Your place of work will be at our main office located in Gothenburg, Sweden.

Work with great people


Skills & Requirements

  • Minimum 10 years’ experience in developing Airborne systems
  • Experience with safety-critical Airborne Hardware and Software development
  • Experience with Aircraft development programs through the entire development & certification cycle (Part 23 or 25 Regulation)
  • Experience with Airborne Software and Hardware Development Assurance Processes (ED-12C/DO-178C and ED-80/DO-254)
  • Experience with Certification Authority ‘Stage of Involvement’ (SOI) Audit process for DO-178 and DO-254
  • Familiarity with SAE ARP4754, ARP4761 Guidance
  • Experience working in Start-up company environment is a merit
  • Excellent verbal & written communication skills in English
  • Eagerness to work within a team environment and other teams
  • Passion for aircraft and electrification of the Aviation Industry


  • Bachelor’s degree in Engineering or Computer Science

We recommend you submit your application in English as soon as possible as selection and interviews are held continually.

Great Place to Work

  • Amazing colleagues

  • International environment

  • Be part of the electric aviation revolution

  • Full compliance with laws and regulations

About the company

At Heart Aerospace we work at the cutting edge of technology while contributing towards a sustainable future. Heart’s mission is to create the world’s greenest, most affordable, and most accessible form of transport.

Working at Heart Aerospace is not just a career; it is a chance to directly make the world more accessible and sustainable. Come help us write a new chapter in the history of aviation together!

We seek experienced and skilled professionals to join our fast-moving team developing a new electric aircraft in Sweden. We’re in a very expansive phase and now is the time to join our team! Visit our career site and check out what it is like working at Heart.

Heart Aerospace is committed to equal employment opportunity and providing reasonable accommodations to qualified candidates and employees pursuant to applicable law. We value and encourage diversity and solicit applications from all qualified applicants without regard to race, color, gender, sex, age, religion, creed, national origin, ancestry, citizenship, marital status, sexual orientation, physical or mental disability, medical condition, gender identity or expression, genetic information, or any other characteristic protected by law.

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