The Flight Test Engineer’s primary role will be to support flight testing at Patuxent River Naval Air Station on the F-35B and F-35C aircraft as part of the Pilot Systems Integration (PSI) Team. The Pilot Systems Integration team is responsible for the following aircraft systems: Helmet Mounted Display System, Ejection Seat, and interfaces between the aircraft and pilot gear. Tasks include planning and executing PSI related test flights, supporting test flight briefings/debriefings, providing real time control room monitoring of test flights, requesting/analyzing post-flight data, and supporting PSI anomaly resolution as well as on-aircraft troubleshooting of PSI hardware.
**Must be a US Citizen. This position is located at a facility that requires special access and a Secret clearance to start.**
Bachelor’s degree from an accredited college in Mechanical or Electrical Engineering or related engineering degree.
Familiar with Pilot Systems equipment or experience with flight test.
Computer programming experience.
Proficiency with Microsoft Office suite (Word, Powerpoint,
Excel, Outlook) and Microsoft Windows operating system.
Works well within a team and possesses good written and verbal communication skills.
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