Job Listing Description

Mechanical Design Engineer

Location: Fort Worth, TX
Rate: $59.92/HR
Duration: 5 month contract
Overtime: Possible (x1.5)
Per Diem Split: Yes (if eligible)

****MUST be a U.S. Citizen****
****MUST have a Bachelor's Degree****

Job Description:
1. This position is for a flight test mechanical design engineer.
2. The selected candidate will support the Integrated Fighter Group (IFG) Flight Test team working on F-16 and F-22 aircraft.
3. The candidate will be required to perform mechanical design activities for the installation of flight test equipment and data system components.
4. The candidate will be responsible for releasing engineering documents, work instructions, supporting airworthiness documentation, monitoring fabrication activities, coordinating lab procedures, and supporting aircraft checkout and flight operations.

Responsibilities for this position include:
1. Development, installation oversight, and validation of 3D CATIA flight test mechanical designs.
2. Coordination with suppliers, internal and external integrated product teams, management and the customer.
3. Technical engineering support for installation and testing at CONUS and OCONUS locations.
4. Engineering liaison for flight test and instrumentation modification activities.
5. Produce and read engineering drawings, schematics and technical procedures
6. Develop troubleshooting plans and discrepancy resolution

Required Qualifications:
1. Bachelor’s degree with 9 years of professional experience; or 7 years of professional experience with a Master’s degree
2. Experience with CATIA V5 or V4
3. Development, installation oversight, and validation of 3D CATIA flight test mechanical designs

Desired Skills:
1. Experience in flight test mechanical design
2. Understanding of sensor technology utilized in the test of aircraft structures (loads and vibration) and vehicle subsystems (environmental control systems, flight controls, propulsion, and aerodynamics).
3. Experience with or knowledge of calibration methods for test and evaluation of both mechanical measurements and electronic sensors.
4. Familiarity with fighter aircraft technical data, maintenance practices, flight operations, and weapons
5. Understanding of aircraft avionics subsystems and electronic bus architectures including 1553, Ethernet, and Firewire protocols
6. Good communication and people skills with the ability to work in a diverse engineering and technician team environment
Job Number: 11154
Job Location: Fort Worth, TX
Rate: $59.92/HR
Per Diem: Split Possible
Overtime: Possible
Duration: 5 mos
Input Date: 07/08/2019
Last Updated: 08/13/2019
Attention: Patrick O'Neil
Address: 6133 BRISTOL PKWY STE 232
City, State: CULVER CITY, CA 90230
Phone: 310/410-1931
Fax Phone: 310/410-1751

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