Job Listing Description

Flight Test Engineer

Flight Test Engineer

Patuxent River, MD
15 month W2 contract
First Shift

The Flight Test Engineer's primary role will be to support flight testing at Patuxent River Naval Air Station on the F-35B and F-35C aircraft. The primary task for this position includes mission planning for all PAX F-35 test flights and maintaining the configuration of the mission planning equipment.

-The Mission Systems team is responsible for the following aircraft systems: RADAR, EOTS/DAS, EW/CM, CNI, displays, and also the off-board mission planning equipment. Familiar with Mission Systems/Avionics aircraft architectures or experience with flight test.

-The U&S team is responsible for the following aircraft systems: Electrical Power, Fuel, Fire Protection, Hydraulics, Landing/Arresting Gear, and Power/Thermal Management. Familiar with aircraft U&S architectures or experience with flight test.

-The FLCS team is responsible for the following aircraft systems: Air Data, Inceptor Control, Control Surface Actuation, Navigation, and Vehicle Management Systems. Familiar with Flight Control Systems equipment or experience with flight test.

-Additional tasks may include planning and executing Mission Systems test flights, supporting test flight briefings/debriefings, providing real time control room monitoring of MS test flights, requesting/analyzing post-flight data, and supporting MS anomaly resolution as well as on-aircraft troubleshooting of MS hardware.
**Must be a US Citizen. This position is located at a facility that requires special access and a Secret clearance to start.**

Basic Qualifications
-Bachelor's degree from an accredited college in Mechanical or Electrical Engineering or related engineering degree.

Desired skills
-Familiar with F-35 Mission Systems aircraft architecture or experience with F-35 flight test.

-Computer programming experience.
-MATLAB experience.
-Proficiency with Microsoft Office suite (Word, Powerpoint,
Excel, Outlook) and Microsoft Windows operating system.
-Works well within a team and possesses good written and verbal communication skills.
Job Number: 11933
Job Location: Patuxent River, MD
Rate: 74.00
Per Diem: Split Possible
Overtime: Possible
Duration: 15 months
Start Date: ASAP
Input Date: 12/06/2019
Last Updated: 01/22/2020
Attention: Rex Calkins
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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