Flight Test Control Engineer - Military veterans preferred

Lockheed Martin (www.lockheedmartin.com)


  full-time   employee   contract

Edwards Air Force Base
United States

Flight Test Control Engineer

Job ID: 471408BR
Date posted: Feb. 12, 2019
City: Edwards Air Force Base
State: California
Program: F-35
Description:Flight Test Ground Operations (Control) Engineer for F-35 aircraft. The successful applicant will provide Flight Test Ground Operations engineering support. Tasks will include coordination and execution of pre-flight and post-flight activities to ensure aircraft's test readiness including issuance, and closure of documentation relating to work performed on the aircraft, and coordination of aircraft modifications. Position requires control and tracking of aircraft configuration, coordinating and staging of support equipment, developing and maintaining aircraft test schedules, and coordinating with other organizations associated with test readiness. Related skills include:

Schematic reading/interpretation/troubleshooting.
Knowledge of installed aircraft systems/subsystems and Support equipment.
Knowledge of avionics/mission systems and vehicle/utility systems.
Fault isolation and/or problem analysis at the subsystem level.
Good knowledge of the system/software engineering environment.
Authoring test and technical documents (EIR/TCTD/AOL/GML, etc.), plus directing and overseeing their execution.

The individual must be fluent in the Flight Test Request (FTR) and T2 modification processes. This position will act as the principal focal point between maintenance and engineering personnel. The ability to interface with all levels of project management is desired. Above average oral and written communication skills are required. Exceptional planning and coordinating skills are also required.


Applicants selected will be subject to a government security investigation and must meet eligibility requirements for access to classified information. For this particular position an active Secret security clearance, with a current background investigation is required.

*** Secret Clearance
Basic Qualifications:
Aircraft flight test experience
Experience working with F35 Aircraft Systems and/or Maintenance/Modification Procedures
Experience working with Autonomic Logistics Information System (ALIS)
Desired Skills:
Knowledge of Product Data Manager (PDM) and JSF Data Library (JDL)
Excellent organization and communication skills
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.
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Experience Level: Experienced Professional
Relocation Available: Yes
Career Area: Aeronautical Engineering
Clearance Level: Secret requiring an investigation within the last 5 years
Type: Full-Time
Virtual Location: no
Work Schedule: FLEX9x80A-Friday off in 2nd week w/flex hrs/day
Shift: First