Aeronautical Engineer - Flight Test - Entry Level
Fort Worth, TX

About $66,000 - $81,000 a year

Engineering and Technology Test and Evaluation, Flight Test - Entry Level

The selected candidate will be responsible to support the Test and Evaluation Flight Test team on all technical and schedule issues with respect to aircraft modifications. The candidate will be required to perform electrical system design activities for the installation of test equipment and data system components and act as the engineering liaison for flight test and instrumentation modification activities. The candidate will be responsible for releasing engineering documents, work instructions, supporting airworthiness documentation, monitoring fabrication activities, coordinating lab procedures, and supporting aircraft checkout and flight operations.

Must be a US Citizen; this position will require a government security clearance. This position is located at a facility that requires special access.

Basic Qualifications:
Pursuing bachelors degree in Aerospace Engineering, Systems Engineering, Computer Science, Electrical Engineering, Mechanical Engineering, Software Engineering or related technical degree.

Desired Skills:
Preferred qualifications include 3D CAD skills. Knowledge of Systems Engineering practices and concepts. Experience with the application of system engineering skills to the development of data acquisition systems for air vehicles. Understanding of sensor technology utilized in the test of aircraft structures (loads and vibration) and vehicle subsystems (environmental control systems, flight controls, propulsion, and aerodynamics). Experience with or knowledge of calibration methods for test and evaluation of both mechanical measurements and electronic sensors. Skilled in the conversion of digital data sets to engineering units and interpretation of data for validity and error determination.

The candidate should be able to produce and read engineering drawings, schematics, and technical procedures. They must be a self-starter, able to assess problem causation and provide solutions in a team environment and make decisions based on technical judgment. This position requires good communication and people skills; the ability to work in a diverse engineering and maintenance environment; the ability to follow daily task direction; and the ability to develop troubleshooting plans and discrepancy resolution.


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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