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Flight Simulation Engineer/ F-16 SME

Apply Now Job ID: 503673BR Date posted: Oct. 01, 2019 City: OrlandoState: Florida Program: F-16 Networked Training Center - Luke
Description:At Lockheed Martin Mission Systems and Training, we are driven by innovation and integrity. We believe that by applying the highest standards of business ethics and visionary thinking, everything is within our reach – and yours as a Lockheed Martin employee. Lockheed Martin values your skills, training and education. Come and experience your future!

- F-16 subject matter expert (SME) for the Networked Training Center (NTC), an F-16 simulation and training facility.
- Develop, implement and test mission profiles and setups for air-to-air, air-to-ground and Close Air Support (CAS) missions in the NTC. Develop scripted Joint Terminal Air Control (JTAC) calls.
- Provide technical battle management support for Air Force Instructor Pilots, and direct operators and controllers during execution of training missions. May provide backup ground control intercept or JTAC radio call.
- Support work with site Development and Engineering team performing a variety of analytical reviews for visual display system, flight model performance and aerodynamics.
- Work as interface with other Luke pilot training organizations and the Air Force Reserve Command (Mesa). May involve coordination of scheduling, testing/evaluations, simulator certifications, syllabus flow and modifications, discrepancy resolution.
- Work as subject matter expert for aircraft systems, cockpit operations, Instructor Operation/Master Control Station (IOS/MCS) operations, and training trends. May act as project lead for a variety of related system upgrades
- Support new technology integration into NTC simulators.
- Avionics expert in various F-16 Operation Flight Programs (OFPs). Able to work with software development team evaluating code development and providing input to correct deficiencies.
Basic Qualifications:
- Fighter pilot; graduate of an F-16 flying Formal Course (Basic or Transition)
- F-16 military aviation experience
- F-16 flying currency within the past five years
- Instructor pilot
- Must be able to obtain and maintain a secret security clearance. (background investigation within the past 10 years from employment start date)
Desired Skills:
- Bachelors degree
- 7 years F-16 experience or 4 years F-16 with 10 years total military aviation
- Targeting Pod qualified
- Link-16 fighter-net familiarity
- Helmet Mounted Cueing System familiarity
- F-16 Formal Training Unit Instructor Pilot
Lockheed Martin is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, 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: RMS Relocation Available: Possible Career Area: Test Engineering Clearance Level: Secret Type: Full-Time Virtual Location: no Work Schedule: TEMPO: 5X8 - 5 days/wk 8 hrs/day (Flex & Rigid) Shift: First Apply Now

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