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Flight Test Systems Test Engineer Sr

Apply Now Job ID: 505995BR Date posted: Oct. 21, 2019 City: Patuxent River State: Maryland Program: JSF
Description:The Pax Flight Test Staff Engineer's primary roles will be to support flight science (Flying Qualities/Performance/Structural Loads/Structural Dynamics) flight testing at Patuxent River Naval Air Station on the F-35B and F-35C aircraft. This includes providing real time control room monitoring support of the STOVL and CV flight test aircraft, conducting pre-flight predictions and post flight data requests, and supporting flight test anomaly resolution and correlation of predictive aerodynamic databases with measured flight test data. Additionally, the position requires the ability to plan and report on various test projects during periods not supporting flight test.

**Must be a US Citizen. This position is located at a facility that requires special access and an interim Secret clearance to start.
Basic Qualifications:
Experience with aircraft flight test or professional analytic experience with aircraft flying qualities, performance, external loads, or structural dynamics

Bachelors degree in Aerospace or Aeronautical Engineering or Mechanical Engineering and 5 years professional engineering experience or 3 years of professional engineering experience with a Masters degree
Desired Skills:
Experience with the F-35 analysis methods and prior experience in F-35 flight test

Proficient programmer and tool developer in FORTRAN, VBA, or C/C++.

Proficency with Microsoft Office suite (Word, Powerpoint, Excel, Outlook) or windows operating system.

MATLAB programming experience

Experience working with UNIX/LINUX based workstations.

The candidate must be able to work independently and proficient in the loads process.

Good written and verbal skills are required.
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.

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Experience Level: Experienced Professional Business Unit: ESS0343 AERONAUTICS COMPANY Relocation Available: Yes 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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