Flight Controls Engineer 2019-10185
Our client, a global security and aerospace company, is principally engaged in the research, design, development, manufacture, integration and sustainment of advanced technology systems, products and services. Solving complex challenges and delivering innovative solutions to help customers keep people safe and provide them essential services, our client is hiring for the following critical need:Flight Controls Engineer(U.S. Citizenship Required*)Edwards AFB, CA2019-10185Responsibilities:• Provide ground operations support for flight test planning, execution, and verification/validation of performance at the F-16 Combined Test Force (CTF). • Expected to provide ground ops support at the F-22 F35 CTF as needed. • Team with US Air Force, contractor, and civil service engineers as part of an integrated test team for developmental and operational tests. • Serve as the principal focal point between aircraft maintenance and flight operations engineering personnel. • Coordinate and direct the execution of preflight and post-flight activities to ensure aircraft test readiness.• Provide configuration control of aircraft software and hardware configurations to ensure that hardware, software, and instrumentation configurations are correct to meet test objectives.• Coordinate maintenance and logistic support for systems checkouts, flight operations, and anomaly troubleshooting.• Coordinate as required with other organizations associated with test readiness.• Act as the principal focal point between maintenance, engineering and flight crew. • Relay maintenance related aircraft constraints to the aircraft FTE's. • Consult with management on changes or problems. • Solve application and technical problems working collaboratively and independently with individuals from diverse technical disciplines and represent the organization frequent inter-organizational and outside customer contacts.• Adapt to quickly changing tasks and requirements and learn new skills quickly.Qualification:• Must have an active/current Secret Clearance.• Swing shift, odd shifts, overtime, travel and weekend work may be required as needed.• Broad experience with fighter aircraft flight test methods, aircraft maintenance, avionics maintenance and flight test instrumentation.• Experience in USAF maintenance activities and procedures, and T-2 modification processes.• (F-16 experience is highly preferred / F-22 F35 experience desired) Broad knowledge of fighter aircraft flight test methods, aircraft maintenance, avionics maintenance and flight test instrumentation.• Exceptional planning and coordinating skills are required.• Ability to interface with all levels of project management is desired. • Must have a strong customer focus, reinforced with excellent communication skills and interpersonal skill. • Above average oral and written communication skills are desired.*U.S. Citizenship is required by law, regulation, executive order, or government contract.Education and Experience: • Bachelor's Degree combined with 4+ years of experience, or a Master's Degree with 2+ years of experience. Conditions of Employment:Applicants selected for employment will be required to pass a pre-employment drug screening and background investigation which may include education, criminal and work history verifications. Accepted applicants will have the opportunity to be eligible for benefits, including medical and supplemental insurance and a 401K. Appreciation and gratitude for employees is a hallmark of organizations with low turnover.Moseley Technical Services, Inc. is an AA/EEO/Veterans/Disabled Employer. Join a team that values your experience!