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Textron 2023 Internship - Experimental Software Engineer in Wichita, Kansas

2023 Internship - Experimental Software Engineer



Candidate will be responsible for assessing software requirements and for creating and maintaining applications in support of instrumentation configuration and flight test data processing. This position is accountable for providing support and application development relating to new product development and certification, as well as related processes in the experimental flight test environment.


  1. Interface with internal and external customers, including the Telemetry Data Station, Instrumentation, Flight Test, and other areas of Engineering.

  2. Develop tools and processes in support of flight test data management, which may include instrumentation configurations, parameter calibrations, data conversions, data displays, processing automation, and analysis tools.

  3. Ensure the quality, accuracy and traceability of all acquired data/

  4. Enhance and update the process of Instrumentation and how data is collected and recorded.

  5. Update & enhance the process of data conversion and how data is transformed from raw counts to engineering unit values.

  6. Improve the process of data consumption and how data is viewed and used by others.

  7. Proactively look for areas of improvement in order to increase speed, increase reliability, increase accuracy, increase usability, reduce errors, and reduce complexity.

Applicants must be authorized to work lawfully in the U.S. for Textron Aviation at the time of making application, and visa sponsorship is not available for this position, including for F-1 students and J-1 exchange visitors who will need employment sponsorship.



  • Pursuing a Bachelor’s Degree in required in Engineering, Computer Science, or relative technical engineering degree


  • Ability to utilize computers to create and modify data acquisition software.

  • Ability to deal with change and work in a dynamic environment.

  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills are required.

  • Professional demeanor and organizational skills.

  • Must have positive attitude and outstanding integrity.

_ The above statements are intended to describe the general nature and level of work being performed by employees assigned to this job. They are not intended to be an exhaustive list of all responsibilities, duties, and skills required of personnel so classified. _

EEO Statement

Textron is committed to providing Equal Opportunity in Employment, to all applicants and employees regardless of, race, color, religion, gender, age, national origin, military status, veteran status, handicap, physical or mental disability, sexual orientation, gender identity, genetic information or any other characteristic protected by law.

Pay Transparency Policy Statement

The contractor will not discharge or in any other manner discriminate against employees or applicants because they have inquired about, discussed, or disclosed their own pay or the pay of another employee or applicant. However, employees who have access to the compensation information of other employees or applicants as a part of their essential job functions cannot disclose the pay of other employees or applicants to individuals who do not otherwise, have access to compensation information, unless the disclosure is (a) in response to a formal complaint or charge, (b) in furtherance of an investigation, proceeding, hearing, or action, including an investigation conducted by the employer, or (c) consistent with the contractor’s legal duty to furnish information.

Job Engineering

Primary Location US-Kansas-Wichita

Recruiting Company Textron Aviation

Schedule Full-time

Job Level Individual Contributor

Shift First Shift

Req ID: 304698