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Systems Engineer / Flight Test - Clearance CA

Description:
Systems Engineer

Work Location: Edwards AFB
Status: Open

Qty: 3
Desired Start Date: 12/9/2019
End Date: 2/26/2021

Job Description:
The Flight Test and Evaluation team at Edwards AFB, CA is seeking a mission systems test engineer to support flight test planning and execution. This position will be part of an Integrated Test Force (ITF) which includes Contractor Test, Developmental Test, and Operational Test. Team with AFTC and NAWCAD engineers in writing test plans, flight cards, conducting briefs/debriefs, problem reporting, and provide flight test data to verification engineers. The successful candidate should have a background in weapons, avionics, mission systems, sensors, and displays.

As part of the engineering team on site at Edwards AFB, ensure that aircraft capabilities are being met for each LRIP lot. Significant interaction with the Verification Team and Discipline IPTs at Fort Worth is required to communicate issues found and to provide information to assist in problem resolution. Advise technical lead on overall flight priorities and critical problem reports based on data collected in flight.

Participate in real time control room activities during flight execution. The successful candidate will validate that aircraft sensors and mission system tests are conducted correctly by actively monitoring real time telemetry data during flight. This will also include ensuring all test equipment is operational and working along with coordinating with the Western ranges.

Assist with on aircraft troubleshooting and failure resolution as needed to ensure test aircraft mission capability. Coordinate with other mission system personnel to resolve system failures or performance questions. Participate in problem identification, analysis, and resolution. Assist with collection, distribution and analysis of data acquired during flight test missions.

Ideal candidate will have flight test design, integration, and flight test experience with sensors, mission systems, displays, and mission planning. Excellent communication, writing, mathematical, computer skills, required. Provides technical solutions to a wide range of difficult problems. Solutions are imaginative, thorough, and practicable, and consistent with organization objectives.

Basic Qualifications
- Experience with Flight Test
- Some degree of experience with integration and test of Electronics or Avionics Equipment

Desired skills
- Program Cleared to F-35
- Sensor Fusion, Radar, Datalinks, Electronic Warfare, Weapons Integration, Avionics, Sensors, Displays, Mission Planning, Communication and Navigation, Mission Computing
- Aircraft troubleshooting
- Good interpersonal skills and teamwork
- Knowledge of AFTC processes

Level: Level 2: BS+4-8 YRS or MS+2-6 YRS
Pay Rate: $86.00 Hourly
 
Job Number: JE-2665-1S
Job Location: Edwards AFB, CA
Rate: 86/hr max
Per Diem: pd split possible
Duration: 15 months
Input Date: 01/13/2020
Last Updated: 01/20/2020
Firm Name: MIDCOM CORPORATION
Attention: Jeana Edrozo
Address: 1275 N MANASSERO ST
City, State: ANAHEIM, CA 92807
Phone: 714/630-1999
800 Phone: 800/737-1632
Fax Phone: 714/459-7055
Email: jeana@midcom.com
Website: www.midcom.com

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