Senior Electronic Warfare Integration Flight Test Engineer

Location: Lexington Park, MD
Date Posted: 04-21-2017
Applies technical techniques, principles and precedents to develop, design, modify, install, test, evaluate, or operate electrical, electronic, avionics, mechanical and communications for associated support equipment or facilities. This position maintains repairs, inspects, troubleshoots, or programs systems equipment or components. Reviews, analyzes, develops, prepares or applies engineering, technical or maintenance specifications, policies, standards, or procedures. Organizes, analyzes and prepares reports or presentations of technical data and information. Plans and performs tests and evaluations of systems equipment or components. Compiles, processes, reduces, or analyzes test
data and results.
 
Education: High school graduation or equivalency certification.  Completion of a technical school, trade school, or advanced armed services technical school curriculum or course of training in electricity, electronics, avionics, mechanics, armaments/ordnance, or engineering technology; or, completion of at least 30 semester hours (45 quarter hours) of course studies at an accredited college or university in an engineering, scientific, or technical curriculum.
 
Experience:
a. A total of at least 8 years (10 years for key personnel) of experience in performing the foregoing functions and,
b. At least 2 years of the foregoing total experience shall have consisted of performing engineering/technical functions with respect to in support of manufacturing of test and
evaluation, aircraft systems, avionics systems or equivalent.
 
Specific position description and experience preferences:
  1. A mid-senior level flight test engineer position, will ensure aircraft are ready for test.
  2. Experience coordinating with aircraft maintenance department in preparing aircraft configuration for test.
  3. Experience in preparation for anechoic chamber, ground and flight test.
  4. Background in Electronic Warfare is well regarded.
  5. Experience with EW systems avionics support highly regarded.
  6. Senior EA-6B or EA-18G avionics technician highly regarded.
  7. An engineering degree is highly regarded.
  8. Familiarity with analytic and design software to include MATLAB, C++, Java a plus.
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