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Flight Test Instrumentation Design Engineer

Apply Now Job ID: 495223BR Date posted: Aug. 14, 2019 City: Fort Worth State: Texas Program: F-22
Description:This position is for a mechanical design engineer. The selected candidate will support the Integrated Fighter Group (IFG) Flight Test team working on F-16 and F-22 aircraft. The candidate will be required to perform mechanical design activities for the installation of flight test equipment and data system components. The candidate will be responsible for releasing engineering documents, work instructions, supporting airworthiness documentation, monitoring fabrication activities, coordinating lab procedures, and supporting aircraft checkout.

Responsibilities for this position include:

• Development, installation oversight, and validation of 3D CATIA flight test mechanical designs.
• Coordination with suppliers, internal and external integrated product teams, management and the customer.
• Technical engineering support for installation and testing at customer locations.
• Engineering liaison for flight test and instrumentation modification activities.
• Produce and read engineering drawings, schematics and technical procedures
• Develop troubleshooting plans and discrepancy resolution

**Must be a US Citizen. This position is located at a facility that requires special access.**
Basic Qualifications:
• Bachelors degree from an accredited college in a related discipline, or equivalent experience/combined education
Desired Skills:
• Experience in flight test instrumentation mechanical design
• 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).
• Experience with or knowledge of calibration methods for test and evaluation of both mechanical measurements and electronic sensors.
• Familiarity with fighter aircraft technical data, maintenance practices, flight operations, and weapons
• Understanding of aircraft avionics subsystems and electronic bus architectures.
• Good communication and people skills with the ability to work in a diverse engineering and technician team environment
• Experience with CATIA V5 or V4
Lockheed Martin is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, pregnancy, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, age, protected veteran status, or disability status. Join us at Lockheed Martin, where your mission is ours. Our customers tackle the hardest missions. Those that demand extraordinary amounts of courage, resilience and precision. They’re dangerous. Critical. Sometimes they even provide an opportunity to change the world and save lives. Those are the missions we care about.

As a leading technology innovation company, Lockheed Martin’s vast team works with partners around the world to bring proven performance to our customers’ toughest challenges. Lockheed Martin has employees based in many states throughout the U.S., and Internationally, with business locations in many nations and territories.
Experience Level: Experienced Professional Business Unit: ESS0343 AERONAUTICS COMPANY Relocation Available: Possible Career Area: Aeronautical Engineering Clearance Level: Secret Type: Full-Time Virtual Location: no Work Schedule: FLEX9x80A-Friday off in 2nd week w/flex hrs/day Shift: First Apply Now

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