Flight Engineer Job Description Sample
Flight Test Data Processing Engineer Associate
This position supports the Flight Test Data Processing Center at the LM Aero Marietta site.
Candidate will utilize specialized digital electronic systems, data processing systems, and other methods to accomplish the recovery, computation, and display of flight test data. Will interface with other technical personnel in the diagnosis and resolution of any problems (hardware/software) encountered in the recovery of test data utilizing various data systems including PCM ground stations, telemetry ground stations, specialized data processing equipment, etc.
Candidate will also design, develop, integrate, maintain, and document tools/processes supporting the flight test data center.
This position requires frequent travel and odd-shift work on an as necessary basis.
Must be a US Citizen. Applicant selected will be subject to a government security investigation and must meet eligibility requirements for access to classified information.
Experience with the following:
Windows and UNIX operating systems, databases, and one of C/C++/C# development environments.
Working knowledge of electronics and experience in electronic troubleshooting techniques and tools, including multi-meters, oscilloscopes, logic analyzers, signal generators, spectrum analyzers, and other common lab equipment.
Flight Operations Engineer
Job ID 00000126850 Date posted 07/18/2019 Location Seal Beach, California, United States Company The Boeing Company
Develops and documents moderately complex requirements via drawings, data sets, reports, specifications and supporting data. Designs based on defined requirements. Tests and validates designs to meet operational and functional requirements. Monitors suppliers' performance to ensure integration and compliance with requirements. Resolves moderately complex problems with product integration and production anomalies. Researches specific technology advances for potential application to company business needs. Participates with other members on project or program teams, management, and technical staff to define and implement engineering solutions to meet group, organization, and company objectives.
Boeing is hiring for engineers who will be responsible for the development and maintenance of airplane flight manuals in Seal Beach, CA.
Develop, maintain and obtain regulatory agency approval for Airplane Flight Manual data necessary for the safe and efficient operation of Boeing airplanes.
Investigate and analyze engineering databases, documents, specifications, and change paper to determine customer airplane configurations.
Use basic aerodynamic knowledge along with a knowledge of certification requirements and customer expectations to prepare Airplane Flight Manuals using web-based document authoring applications.
Coordinate review of the AFM with Authorized Representatives (ARs) and regulatory agency personnel to assure compliance with applicable regulatory requirements.
Support/contribute to the development of new and improving existing technologies, tools, and process to enhance technology readiness and reduce cycle time and cost of assembling/authoring AFMs.
Assess the impact of proposed regulations that impact cost, performance, producibility, maintainability and safety.
This position must meet Export Control compliance requirements, therefore a "US Person" as defined by 22 C.F.R. § 120.15 is required. "US Person" includes US Citizen, lawful permanent resident, refugee, or asylee.
Basic Qualifications (Required Skills/Experience):
- Engineering Degree
Preferred Qualifications (Desired Skills/Experience):
FAA certification experience such as Part 25 or other.
Technical manual experience such as Flight Manual, Maintenance Manual, Service Bulletin experience.
Flight Operations Engineering Experience.
- Bachelor's and 5 or more years' experience, Master's degree with 3 or more years' experience or PhD degree with experience. Bachelor, Master or Doctorate of Science degree from an accredited course of study, in engineering, computer science, mathematics, physics or chemistry. ABET is the preferred, although not required, accreditation standard.
Contingent Upon Program Award
No, this position is not contingent upon program award
Boeing is an Equal Opportunity Employer. Employment decisions are made without regard to race, color, religion, national origin, gender, sexual orientation, gender identity, age, physical or mental disability, genetic factors, military/veteran status or other characteristics protected by law.
Ground & Flight Test Engineer 2
Job ID 107754 Date posted 07/03/2019 Apply
L3Harris is dedicated to recruiting and developing diverse, high-performing talent who are passionate about what they do. Our employees are unified in a shared dedication to our customers' mission and quest for professional growth.
L3Harris provides an inclusive, engaging environment designed to empower employees and promote work-life success. Fundamental to our culture is an unwavering focus on values, dedication to our communities, and commitment to excellence in everything we do.
L3Harris Technologies is an agile global aerospace and defense technology innovator, delivering end-to-end solutions that meet customers' mission-critical needs. The company provides advanced defense and commercial technologies across air, land, sea, space and cyber domains.
L3Harris has approximately $17 billion in annual revenue, 50,000 employees and customers in more than 130 countries. L3Harris.com
Ground & Flight Test Engineer 2
We are a company of innovators, game changers, and entrepreneurs. As a prime contractor, we provide a broad range of communication, electronic and sensor systems used on military and commercial platforms across the globe.
We embrace innovative and progressive ideas to advance our products for military and commercial customers. Intelligence, Surveillance and Reconnaissance (ISR) Systems is one of three L3 business segments and we provide a broad range of aerospace systems, security and detection systems and pilot training.
About L3 ISR Segment
L3�s ISR Systems Segment brings together a broad collection of some 30+ unique L3 divisions across 10 business areas to offer a diverse portfolio of innovative sensor and intelligence technologies across the maritime, land, airborne, space, cyber and warfighter domains. Comprised of 15,000 employees in 5 countries including in 16 states in 40+ locations, we are a global partner of choice delivering innovative capabilities to gather, share and protect intelligence for a more secure world.
The Ground & Flight Test Engineer 2 will be responsible for coordinating and performing systems engineering test tasks associated with aircraft modification, modernization and maintenance. Will support the test effort required to integrate avionics, communications and ISR systems on multiple military platforms.
Will support the development of test plans, test requirement flow down into test procedures and will perform System Operation and Verification Test (SOVT) for avionics, communications systems and special missions. Sets highest ethical standards for self and others. Performs other duties as assigned.
You will demonstrate success by:
� Being proficient in the use of common and advanced test equipment
� Being proficient in testing and troubleshooting of aircraft systems
� Interfacing well with other technical disciplines
� Effectively presenting technical information to customers/subcontractors
� Supporting future business pursuits including avionics and ISR systems
Our Values are an integral part of who we are. We seek candidates who share our values:
L3Harris Technologies is proud to be an Affirmative Action/Equal Opportunity Employer. L3Harris is committed to treating all employees and applicants for employment with respect and dignity and maintaining a workplace that is free from unlawful discrimination.
All applicants will be considered for employment without regard to race, color, religion, age, national origin, ancestry, ethnicity, gender (including pregnancy, childbirth, breastfeeding or other related medical conditions), gender identity, gender expression, sexual orientation, marital status, veteran status, disability, genetic information, citizenship status, characteristic or membership in any other group protected by federal, state or local laws. L3Harris maintains a drug-free workplace and performs pre-employment substance abuse testing and background checks, where permitted by law.
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Flight Test Engineer 2
Great ideas sometimes come from singular inspiration, but more often they’re a result of collaborative effort. Inside Garmin, we like to foster an environment of participation and engagement.
We support professional development, offer well-designed career paths and adhere to a policy that prioritizes promoting from within the company to maximize the opportunities for our associates. We are also committed to being a good corporate citizen and providing opportunities for associates to contribute toward a healthy, sustainable world.
Come join Garmin’s team of talented engineers designing and certifying world-class avionics in the beautiful Pacific Northwest! Our team is Salem, Oregon is currently looking for a Flight Test Engineer 2.
The Flight Test Engineer 2 will Perform moderately complex flight testing activities including developing ground and flight test plans, coordinating and executing flight tests, documenting results and ensuring resolution to issues identified during flight testing. Essential function include:
Drafts ground and flight test plans and reports for moderately complex test programs derived from previous programs
Coordinates and executes moderately complex flight tests as part of a flight test crew, including acting as test director
Defines, documents, and maintains moderately complex test aircraft and equipment configurations, and coordinates with engineering teams
Operates flight test tools, conducts real time data analysis, and post processes flight test data.
Identifies root cause and verifies that issues identified during flight test are resolved
Prepares moderately complex avionics system installation data for test aircraft.
Leverages basic understanding of certification process and associated regulations in performance of role
Offers suggestions to improve processes and the safety of the flight test organization
Provides reliable solutions to a variety of problems using sound problem solving techniques
Serves as a mentor to less experienced flight test engineers (Flight Test Engineer 1)
Qualified candidates will possess a Bachelor of Science in Electrical Engineering, Aerospace Engineering, or Computer Engineering from a four-year college or university AND a minimum of one-year relevant experience OR an equivalent combination of education and experience with excellent academics (cumulative GPA greater than or equal to 3.0 as a general rule). Other required skills include:
Demonstrates proficient use of engineering and flight test tools
Demonstrates basic understanding of certification processes and associated regulations
Demonstrated strong and effective verbal, written, and interpersonal communication skills
Must demonstrate the capability to perform advanced troubleshooting skills on moderately complex avionics installations
Preferred candidates will have superior academics (cumulative GPA greater than or equal to 3.5), Pilot or aircraft maintenance certification, previous use of aviation products and experience with revision control tools, mobile application development, audio/video recording tools, or database tools.
Our benefits, designed to lead an evolving marketplace, support innovation and encourage a healthy balance between work and life, keep us competitive and allow our associates to make their own decisions about their well-being and future. We offer a choice of healthcare plans—with low or no premiums—which consistently rank in the 90th percentile when compared to other high-tech employers, plus dental and vision plans for you and your family.
In addition, our financial benefits rate 82% above the median for technology companies comparable in size. Our 401K retirement plan provides 5% of pay base contribution plus a match of 75 cents for every dollar you contribute to a maximum of 10% of your compensation. The employee stock purchase plan allows for shares to be bought at a 15% discount.
As part of our ongoing commitment to helping associates maintain a healthy balance between work and life, we sponsor company-wide and individual wellness initiatives, as well as world-class sporting events—and even some of the participating athletes. In each of the communities in which we do business, Garmin has a strong philanthropic and civic presence. Our associates benefit from these connections in many ways, including through discounts on products and services, opportunities to attend sponsored events, and even help with work-life initiatives, such as pilot certification and adoption assistance.
Garmin International is an equal opportunity employer. Qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, religion, color, national origin, citizenship, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, veteran’s status, age or disability.
Flight Test Intrumentation Engineer
We are pioneers. We were the first to break the sound barrier and to design the first functional jetpack. We were aboard NASA's first lunar mission and brought advanced tiltrotor systems to market. Today, we are defining the future of on-demand mobility. At Bell, we are proud to work for an iconic company with superb talent, rapidly creating novel and coveted vertical lift experiences.
You will be working in a team environment at our Flight Research Center in Arlington, Texas as you lead the instrumentation effort and support initial test operations within established flight test guidelines to achieve safe flight operations. You will be supporting the development and initial testing of USMC MV-22 tiltrotor aircraft in Amarillo, Texas and Pax River, Maryland. As the Instrumentation lead engineer, you will plan and direct all work related to flight test instrumentation.
Assist senior Flight Test Instrumentation Engineers as required to support test objectives and flight test activities
Design, implement, and maintain Airborne Data Acquisition Systems used to condition, monitor, and record data for a given test
Utilize Bell's developed software applications for specialized processing and transfer of flight test data
Adhere to flight test policies and procedures to ensure quality and safe data acquisition and operations
Provide direction to Flight Test Instrumentation Technicians, Electricians, and Mechanics
Collaborate with internal disciplines, including Flight Test Engineers, Flight Technology, Instrumentation Labs, Standards and Calibration, Aircraft Coordinators, etc.,
Generate and update electrical drawings through CAD software
- Bachelor's Degree in Electrical engineering, or equivalent field, is required
5 years' experience in a related field (experience in Flight Test Instrumentation is a plus)
Knowledge in the following instrumentation sensor applications: strain gages, accelerometers, pressure transducers, thermocouples, RTDs, pitot-static systems, etc.,
Familiarity with following bus formats: 1553-B, ARINC-429, RS-232/422/485
Familiarity with airborne data acquisition systems (Teletronics, Zodiac, Quasonix equipment a plus)
Ability to read and understand electrical drawings
Familiarity with AutoCAD, Draftsight, or equivalent software for creating, modifying or updating electrical drawings.
Proficiency with Microsoft Office Software Suite (Word, Excel, PowerPoint, Outlook, Access, Project)
Excellent written and oral communication skills
Ability to work effectively within a team
Ability to prioritize a variety of assignments
Good interpersonal and organizational skills
Ability to work second shift as necessary
Flight Test Systems Test Engineer Sr
The Pax Loads Staff Engineer's primary roles will be to support structural loads flight testing at Patuxent River Naval Air Station on the F-35B and F-35C aircraft. This includes providing real time control room monitoring support of external loads parameters on the STOVL and CV flight test aircraft, conducting pre-flight load predictions and post flight data requests, and supporting external loads flight test anomaly resolution and correlation of predictive aerodynamic databases with measured flight test data.
Additionally, the position requires the ability to calculate various static loads on the F-35 airframe as required during periods not supporting flight test. This may include, but is not limited to: major airframe component loads, landing gear loads, external store loads, ground loads, etc.
Must be a US Citizen. This position is located at a facility that requires special access and an interim Secret clearance to start.
Experience with aircraft loads or structures analysis
Bachelors degree in Aerospace or Aeronautical Engineering or Mechanical Engineering
Electrical Engineer Staff / Flight Termination System Design / Grand Prairie, TX
Missiles and Fire Control (MFC) is a recognized designer, developer and manufacturer of precision engagement aerospace and defense systems for the U.S. and allied militaries.
This is Lockheed Martin's lead business unit for research development and production of manned and unmanned ground-vehicle systems, electro-optical and smart munitions systems and is a pioneer in the field of versatile, high-performance missile and rocket technology.
We are currently seeking a Flight Termination System Design Engineer for an Advanced Missile System.
This position includes the following responsibilities:
Development of the flight termination system (FTS) for an Advanced Missile. This involves working with subcontractors and coordinating the integration of the subcomponents into the final working system.
Perform analysis and specify FTS requirements.
Perform electrical design, conduct design reviews.
Support electro-mechanical packaging and design reviews.
Perform safety analysis and conduct safety review.
Support software-in-the-loop integration and test.
Coordinate range testing.
Relocation assistance is possible for this exciting position.
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Must be a US Citizen with a Secret level US Government Security Clearance
Must have experience working with flight termination systems, ignition systems or munitions fuzing.
Understanding of FTS range safety.
Experience with schematic capture and PCB layout tools.
Lab skills including test equipment operation, debug and verification testing.
Ability to travel to customer locations and field tests.
Bachelor's degree in Electrical Engineering or other similar background.
Aerospace Flight Test Instrumentation Engineer
Actively participates in the development and operations efforts of the F-35 Flight Test Program as the Instrumentation Operations Engineer (IOE). Primarily functions as Instrumentation Operations Engineer at Edwards AFB supporting OT testing. Tasks will include developing requirements, schedules, resolving equipment and sensors selection problems and detailed system design of the instrumentation data acquisition system.
Develops system software/programming for proper operation and data collection. Supports lab checkout required to resolve instrumentation data acquisition anomalies. Support daily flight test operations by assuring a test ready instrumentation system. Interacts with flight test engineers and other test engineering disciplines involved in scheduling, testing and troubleshooting during operational aircraft flight testing.
Works independently across engineering, maintenance, and logistics function teams, and communicates instrumentation issues and status across these teams.
Must be willing to work extended hours and weekends.
Applicants selected will be subject to a government security investigation and must meet eligibility requirements for access to classified information.
Must be a US Citizen. This position is located at a facility that requires special access.
Experience with data acquisition systems
Spacecraft Flight Software Engineer
Do you have a commitment to success, proven interpersonal skills, a positive outlook? Are you a creative thinker and problem solver? Are you looking for a meaningful career?
If so, then we would love to speak with you! The Engineering & Technology organization is a highly dynamic and growing organization that plays a vital role in providing mission-critical intelligence solutions by optimizing satellite constellations, processing data through its entire life cycle and developing reliable cutting-edge infrastructure for information dissemination across a global network and to a variety of programs.
You'll have an opportunity to work on world-class programs such as Orion, SBIRS, GPS-III, Commercial Vehicles, Deep Space Exploration, Classified Special Programs.
Within these Programs, you will participate in the design, development, verification and deployment of complex new software. You will utilize your previous software experience, and/or skills, to develop and maintain software using the following languages and technologies; C++, Java, Python, Big Data, Data Science, Cyber Security, and Embedded systems
Typically has 5 - 10 years of professional experience.
To promote the sharing of ideas, Lockheed Martin fosters an inclusive work environment that encourages differences and big-picture thinking. Our employees play an active role in strengthening the quality of life where we live and work by volunteering more than 850,000 hours annually. Here are some of the benefits you can enjoy:
Paid time off
Rewards & recognition
Learn more about Lockheed Martin's competitive and comprehensive benefits package.
Previous C++, Java, or Python experience
Strong problem solving and troubleshooting skills
Excellent team orientation
Flight Test Instrumentation & Data Processing Engineer
The selected candidate will be responsible to support the U-2 flight test team on technical and schedule issues with respect to aircraft instrumentation modifications and data processing.
The candidate will perform design activities for the installation of test equipment and data system components. The applicant will also be 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.
The candidate will also be responsible for post-mission data processing. The candidate will utilize specialized digital electronic systems, data processing systems, and other methods to accomplish the recovery, computation, and display of flight test data. Will lead and participate with other technical personnel in the diagnosis and resolution of any problems (hardware/software) encountered in the recovery of test data utilizing various data systems including PCM ground stations, telemetry ground stations, specialized data processing equipment, etc.
The position will be responsible for ensuring data quality and that appropriate metrics are in place and utilized to support quality data products.
Candidate will design, develop, integrate, maintain, and document tools/processes supporting the flight test data center. Systems development will be coordinated with flight test senior leadership and subject matter experts.
This position may require travel and odd-shift work on an as-necessary basis.
Must be a U.S. citizen. This position will require a government security clearance. Applicant selected will be subject to a government security investigation and must meet eligibility requirements for access to classified information. For this particular position, an active Secret security clearance, with a current background investigation is desired.
Experience with Integrated Development Environment tools, particularly Visual Studio, to include:
Electronics troubleshooting techniques & tools
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