Aviation Systems Test Engineer 2 at Garmin International in Olathe, Kansas

Posted in Engineering 17 days ago.

Type: Full-Time

Job Description:

GPS Manufacturer/Distributor

If quality and testing are your thing, Garmin has your team. We’re looking for systems test engineers who are driven to create quality products that enhance aviation safety and capability.  From developing and executing systems test plans to reporting and analyzing results, we need self-motivated, team-oriented and confident engineers who strive for – and exceed – superiority. If you thrive on methodologies, validations and executions, we want to test you!


We are looking for a full-time Aviation Systems Test Engineer for our headquarters in Olathe, Kansas. In this role, you will be responsible for communicating status and schedule for the system testing needs applicable to planned deliveries. Other essential functions include: 

  • Generates test plans for verification of customer requirements which may include generation of automated scripts

  • Provides feedback to development teams to ensure solutions are designed to meet system testing needs

  • Provides troubleshooting support to identify the system root cause

  • Provides clear and sufficient detail about issues observed with details sufficient for internal or external customers

  • Identify and implement improvements to system testing processes and guidance

  • Identifies improvements and modifies tools for use in system testing            

  • May set up and operate 3rd party equipment

  • May Identify and coordinate updates and/or improvements to integration bench setups

Qualified candidates possess a Bachelor of Science Degree in Computer Science, Electrical Engineering, Computer Engineering, Mechanical Engineering, Aerospace Engineering, Math, Physics or another related field from a four-year college or university AND a minimum of 1-year relevant experience. Other requirements include:  

  • Demonstrates knowledge of several complex integrated avionic functions

  • Demonstrates mastery of relevant tools for use in system testing

  • Demonstrates advanced troubleshooting skills

Previous work or internship experience with consumer or aviation products is highly preferred! Pilot experience is also highly preferred! 

Garmin International is an equal opportunity employer.  Qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, religion, color, national origin, citizenship, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, veteran’s status, age or disability.