Flight Test Engineer
AVIAN
Patuxent River, MD

About $71,000 - $96,000 a year

EducationSkills
AVIAN is seeking Flight Test Engineering candidates to fill several positions across NAVAIR.

Opportunities:
RNP/RNAV Mission Planning/Data Integrity Test & Cert Engineer:

BSEE or BSCS with Higher Order Language experience.
Test and cert/technical writing experience desired.
Experience with civil avionics programs also a plus.

C-130 Flight Test Engineers (2 Positions):
Leading a test effort.
Systems integration test experience a plus.
Previous platform experience a plus.

E-2D Flight Test Engineer:
Leading a test effort.
Systems integration test experience a plus.
Previous platform experience a plus.

MH-60R Acoustics Flight Test Engineer:
5-10 years of demonstrated experience in airborne, surface, or subsurface ASW operations and knowledge of sonar principles (i.e., detection, localization, tracking) desired.

P-8/Sonobuoy Acoustics Flight Test Engineer:
5-10 years of demonstrated experience in airborne, surface, or subsurface ASW operations and knowledge of sonar principles (i.e., detection, localization, tracking) desired.
Experience with both active and coherent acoustics desired.
Fire Scout and/or STUAS Radar and Integration Flight Test Engineers (2 Positions):

Technical competency in military airborne radars across multiple bands and applications desired.
Experience with radar and other system integration efforts also a plus.
UAV ground station knowledge also a plus.

E-2D Flight Test Engineers (2 Positions):
E-2D (or related) operator experience a plus.

IFF/Data Fusion Flight Test Engineers (2 Positions):
Avionics systems integration and flight test experience desired.
Requirements

Ideal candidate will possess 5+ years of relevant system experience.
Knowledge of appropriate system under test (i.e., navigation, radar, IFF/data fusion, acoustics).
Knowledge of platform under test (e.g., MH-60, KC-130, E-2).
Knowledge of NAVAIR flight test procedures and policies and operational knowledge of the platforms and/or systems is desired.

Education:
Bachelor's Degree in a technical field with engineering preferred

Company Overview

Headquartered in Lexington Park, Maryland, we relish in the process of cracking open a Maryland blue crab and the delicious reward you get with a little hard work. Our team spans from sea to shining sea supporting the Department of Defense, specifically, the Naval Air Systems Command, the Naval Sea Systems Command, the Office of Naval Research, and the Colorado Department of Transportation.

We’re seeking people that are passionate and excited about creating well-crafted products and memorable experiences with our customers. We are not in the market of automated transactions; we build lasting relationships.

~ AVIAN is an Equal Opportunity Employer. AVIAN recruits, hires, trains and promotes individuals and administers personnel actions without regard to race, color, religion, age, sex, national origin, status as a qualified individual with a disability or any other category by applicable federal, state or local law. ~

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