Adjunct Faculty, Online Course, SYSE 505 - System Safety and Certification, College of Aeronautics,

Embry-Riddle Aeronautical University
Florida, United States
Salary Not Specified
Posted date
Aug 9, 2021

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Faculty Positions, Science, Technology & Mathematics, Biotechnology & Bioengineering, Computer Sciences & Technology, Engineering
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Employment Type
Full Time
Job Description

Embry-Riddle Aeronautical University's Worldwide campus is currently hiring adjunct faculty to teach SYSE 505 - System Safety and Certification.

Course Description

Concepts, principles, methods and process applied for development of safety-critical and mission-critical software-intensive systems. The issues of system safety, requiring additional analysis and design techniques, are discussed from the perspective of computer hardware and software. The course discusses the safety requirements, hazard and risk analysis, failure modes and effect analysis, fault tolerance, basics of hardware and software reliability, levels of integrity, nature of faults and redundancy, and issues of verification, validation and certification. Safety standards across application domains, including SAE, ARP4754 ARP4761 and RTCA DO-178C & DO-254 for safety considerations in development of aircraft systems are analyzed. The related certification roles, process, objectives, and activities are discussed. Selected software tools supporting safety and reliability assessment of hardware laboratory experiments with tools, and producing appropriate reports.


Applicant Qualifications

A minimum of a Doctorate degree in discipline is required (please see list of acceptable disciplines below), as well as relevant industry experience from within the last 7 years.

Applicable Professional Certification

  • Certified Software Development Professional (CSDP) {Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers}
  • Certified Systems Engineering Professional (CSEP) {International Council on Systems Engineering}
  • Expert Systems Engineering Professional (ESEP) {International Council on Systems Engineering}
  • Professional Engineer (PE) {state licensure board}

Degrees Within the Teaching Discipline

  • Engineering, General
  • Aerospace, Aeronautical and Astronautical Engineering
  • Artificial Intelligence and Robotics
  • Computer Science
  • Electrical, Electronics and Communications Engineering
  • Engineering Physics
  • Mechanical Engineering
  • Systems Engineering
  • Industrial Engineering
  • Engineering: Computer, Electro Optics, Geospatial, Guidance, Navigation, and Control, Human Factors, Robotics, Signal Processing

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