C-27J Test Pilot - Military veterans preferred

Kellogg Brown & Root (www.kbrjobs.com)


  full-time   employee

United States



KBRwyle is a global government services organization delivering full life cycle professional and technical services from over 60 U.S. and 40 international locations. Our core capabilities include logistics, engineering, science, cyber, intelligence and security services.


When you become part of the KBR team, your career opportunities are endless. We offer challenging assignments on some of the world's largest and most complex projects where our customers have come to value us, because they know, We Deliver!


This test pilot position supports Air Test and Evaluation Squadron Two Zero (VX-20) C-27J developmental test and evaluation at the Naval Air Warfare Center Aircraft Division (NAWCAD), Patuxent River, Maryland. As part of the world’s largest independent flight test organization supporting both US Government and commercial agencies, you will be joining a highly talented and experienced KBRwyle aircrew services team that has provided over 35 continuous years of flight test support to Patuxent River. As a long term incumbent and leader in DoD flight test support, the selected applicant will work within an Integrated Test Team environment composed of government, military, contractor and industry personnel while supporting customer flight test objectives across a diverse range of technical projects. Responsibilities include development of test plans and detailed test procedures, pre-flight mission planning, mission briefing, conducting functional check flights and engineering test flights, evaluation of flight simulator devices, data collection during test flights, post-flight liaison with maintenance and engineering representatives, mission debriefing, drafting post-flight reports/deficiencies and participation in technical meetings. Most work will be conducted on-site at NAS Patuxent River, MD, however, some travel will be required in support of flight test activities. A sign-on bonus and relocation stipend are available to well-qualified applicants.


A Bachelor’s degree with a minimum of six (6) years of work experience is required. An engineering/technical degree is desired, but not required. C-27J experience and two (2) years RDT&E flight experience is desired, but not required. Graduate of one of the following is also a plus: U.S. Naval Test Pilot School (TPS), U.S. Air Force Test Pilot School, Empire Test Pilot School or EPNER Test Pilot School.


A minimum of 1500 flight hours with at least 150 hrs in the C-27J or similar multi-engine aircraft is required. Past (required) or current (desired) designation as an Aircraft Commander in any military aircraft is required. Current or former designation as a NATOPS Instructor Pilot is strongly desired. Candidate must be capable of completing the US Navy aviation physiology and water survival qualifications and maintain a FAA Class II annual flight physical. Some travel required. Applicant selected may be subject to a government security investigation and must meet eligibility requirements for access to classified information.


Competitive health, wellness & lifestyle benefits

Inclusive, flexible and supportive company culture

Ongoing training and development opportunities

LEARN MORE ABOUT KBRwyle: https://www.kbr.com/markets/government


KBR is an equal opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, disability, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, age, national origin, veteran status, genetic information, union status and/or beliefs, or any other characteristic protected by federal, state, or local law.

Job: Pilot

Primary Location: US-US-MD-Patuxent

Req ID: 1079799