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Flight Control Systems Flight Test Engineer

Apply Now Job ID: 505935BR Date posted: Oct. 21, 2019 City: Patuxent River State: Maryland Program: JSF
Description: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 as part of the Flight Control Systems (FLCS) Team. The FLCS team is responsible for the following aircraft systems: Air Data, Inceptor Control, Control Surface Actuation, Navigation, and Vehicle Management Systems. Tasks include planning and executing test flights, supporting test flight briefings/debriefings, providing real time control room monitoring of test flights, requesting/analyzing post-flight data, and supporting FLCS anomaly resolution as well as on-aircraft troubleshooting of FLCS 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 Flight Control Systems equipment or experience with 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.
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Experience Level: Experienced Professional Business Unit: ESS0343 AERONAUTICS COMPANY Relocation Available: Yes Career Area: Systems Engineering: Other 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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