System Administrator - Application Lifecycle Management | Digital Operations

South Burlington, VT


At Beta Technologies, we apply our intellectual curiosity, passion for aviation, and commitment to sustainability toward a shared mission of revolutionizing electric aviation. Regardless of the position one holds, each team member brings their talent and desire to positively impact the environment and lives of others in a refreshing, vibrant, and inclusive culture. 

The System Administrator is responsible for managing the administration, implementation, automation, and integration of the Application Lifecycle Management Software, Polarion.  Polarion is a key configuration management repository and process platform within Beta and needs a keen and dedicated platform lead to help manage daily issues as well as build out a long-term roadmap.  Robust and active management of the platform and the data is crucial to the process of obtaining and maintaining FAA Certification to produce, supply, and operate aircraft.

The System Administrator will sit on the Digital Operations Team and work cross-functionally with Airworthiness, Configuration Management, Systems Design, Software Design, Product Quality, and other product development stakeholders providing critical tools and support to manage business processes, systems design, software design, and configuration data managed within Polarion.  The successful candidate will be a subject matter expert on both Polarion system functionality and also related business processes & data.

How you will contribute to revolutionizing electric aviation:

  • Lead and build out our ALM program management using Lean-Agile Development methodology
  • Administration and management of work item configuration, versioning, attributes, and workflows as required for various projects and processes managed within Polarion
  • Manage User Training and Work Instructions to ensure business stakeholders have the knowledge and tools to effectively use the software
  • Work with Configuration Management, Systems Engineering, and Software Engineering groups to set up streamlined processes within the software to meet business needs
  • Support Systems Engineering and Software Engineering in auditing and ensuring proper data connections and traceability in support of product development processes
  • Manage Polarion Platform infrastructure, scaling, user access, and licensing to meet business needs
  • Manage and oversee admin-level data population, migration, and recovery operations as required

  • Minimum Qualifications We are seeking:

  • Deep knowledge of Polarion Architecture and automation experience, including workflow conditions and functions, wiki page scripting (Apache Velocity), Live Report widgets, form extensions, etc
  • 3+ years of experience with Polarion in the context of Aerospace, Automotive, or other regulated design and manufacturing industries
  • Experience with and understanding of principles of requirements management, software development, and configuration management
  • Passion for safety through quality
  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills with internal and external customers
  • High energy, self-motivated, organized and detail-oriented
  • Above and Beyond Qualifications that will distinguish you:

  • Strong problem-solving and root-cause corrective action investigation background
  • Knowledge of and experience with aerospace software change management processes, familiarity with DO-178C, SAE AS9100D and SAE AS9115A
  • The Polarion ALM Platform Manager may work remotely but is expected to be available for onsite work at BETA Technologies locations in Montreal Canada, Burlington Vermont, or Raleigh area of North Carolina.

    Each of our backgrounds influences how we evaluate our own abilities. Research reveals that BIPOC, LGBTQ+, women, those from working-class backgrounds, individuals with disabilities, and other marginalized groups may hesitate to apply for roles if they don't meet all the requirements. Many skills can be learned on the job. If you can envision contributing value to our community and meet most criteria, we encourage you to apply.

    BETA Technologies provides equal employment opportunity to all individuals regardless of their race, color, religion, age, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, ancestry, place of birth, citizenship, disability, veteran or military status, health coverage status, HIV status, genetic information, crime victim status, pregnancy or a pregnancy-related condition or any other characteristic protected by state, federal, or local law. The company does not discriminate, and will not discriminate, and will not tolerate discrimination, based on any of these characteristics during the application process or in employment.

    All offers of employment at BETA Technologies are contingent upon favorable results of a thorough background check.

    BETA Technologies is an E-Verify employer.  

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