Textron Software Process Auditor in Arlington, Texas

Software Process Auditor


We are pioneers.We were the first to break the sound barrier and todesign the first functional jetpack. We were aboard NASA’s first lunarmission and brought advanced tiltrotor systems to market. Today, we aredefining the future of on-demand mobility.At Bell, we are proud to work for an iconic company with superb talent,rapidly creating novel and coveted vertical lift experiences.

Job Description – Software Process Auditor

Bell is seeking Software ProcessAuditor to support supplier quality assurance operations at our location inFort Worth, TX.

This position monitorsevery phase of the software development process to ensure design quality,making sure that the aircraft delivered software adheres to the standards setby the development company and satisfies regulatory requirements.


  • Interface with systems and software development personnel, test and evaluation personnel, and project managers. Must work well in a team environment, have excellent customer interface skills, have effective interpersonal skills. The candidate is expected to quickly come up to speed with the software process auditor work scope, technical requirements, program risks, and delivery milestone schedule. The Software Process Auditor responsibilities include, but are not limited to:

  • Review and approve systems, software and test equipment requirements, design and test documentation for compliance to process requirements and standards.

  • Participate/interface with the engineering counterparts on program activities to assure processes and products are compliant to contractual and company process requirements and standards.

  • Participate in the software change control process boards

  • Moderate travel may be required to support program activities and auditing software suppliers.

Don’t miss the chance tojoin a diverse, inclusive environment that embodies one of our core values,Lift Each Other Up. As a member of our global workforce, you willcollaborate with dedicated, enthusiastic teams where differences inexperiences, backgrounds and ideas combined with a strong passion for ourproducts take us above and beyond flight.



Education: BS degree required, in one of the following disciplines: Computer Science, Computer Engineering, Electrical Engineering (preferred)


  • Minimum of two (2) years directly related work experience with aerospace/defense industry software processes (such as RTCA DO-178, RTCA DO-254, SAE ARP-4754, MIL-STD-498, etc.)

  • Experience with government customers projects preferred.

  • Experience with FAA projects preferred.

  • Demonstrated basic understanding of audit techniques.

  • Demonstrated basic understanding of software development methods and software testing methods.

  • Ability to interpret schematic drawings, specifications, contracts that will enable development and review of systems & software processes.

  • Experience in software requirements development or testing preferred.

  • Software design and coding (C/C or other embedded programming languages) preferred.

  • Embedded software test equipment hardware knowledge or background preferred.

  • Effective Communication Skills: Written, Oral, Listening, Presentation, Technical Writing

  • Proficient skill level with Microsoft Office applications: Word, Excel, PowerPoint, etc.

  • Moderate travel may be required to support program activities and auditing software suppliers.

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 Quality

Primary Location US-Texas-Arlington

Recruiting Company Bell

Schedule Full-time

Job Level Individual Contributor

Shift First Shift

Req ID: 264794