Lockheed Martin (www.lockheedmartin.com)
full-time employee contract
San Luis Obispo
The Flight Operations Analyst will support the Fury Expeditionary Group III UAS development and deployment operation though safe and proficient Air Vehicle flight operation as the pilot in command and/or sensor operator, developing system requirements, Tactics, Training and Procedures, customer training and functional testing.
Lockheed Martin's Unmanned Integrated Solutions (LM UIS) specializes in developing, manufacturing, and deploying unmanned aerial systems (UAS). These unmanned aircraft are used for special missions supporting Intelligence, Surveillance and Reconnaissance (ISR) and Electronic Warfare (EW) mission requirements.
Fury is a runway independent, multi-INT unmanned system with capability that far surpasses current comparable systems.
Position requires an advanced working knowledge of unmanned systems operations, with special emphasis on ISR airborne assets in support of Ground forces. This position requires close interaction with the program leadership, flight operations, engineering, and production team in order to mature and field the Fury system. It is expected that an extensive amount of time will be spent at test sites such as Yuma Proving Grounds, or in overseas deployments of 60 - 90 day rotations. Special emphasis will be placed on mission execution of deployments as well as improving the functionality, maintainability and utility of the UAS.
Typical Duties include (but are not limited to):
? SOF and other Customer Interface
? Flight Operations (Air Vehicle and Sensor Operator)
? Site Ground Control System set up and troubleshooting
? Aircrew Training
? Systems Engineering and Test Support
? Senior Leadership SME Support
? Experienced in operational UAV mission command.
? Experience with dealing with US military customers.
? Experience with operation air traffic control.
? Working knowledge of Strike and ISR Airborne Assets.
? Working knowledge of US military training.
? Must be willing to deploy and have previous experience.
? Experience with UAS especially Scan Eagle and/or Shadow
? Military Instruction Experience
? TTP Development Experience
Ability to obtain a DOD Secret Clearance. Obtaining a DoD Security clearance requires US Citizenship.
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.
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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.
Job Location(s): San Luis Obispo California