DESCRIPTION: This position is for a Sensor Fusion test engineer to conduct flight test planning and execution on the JSF program. Fusion engineers act as part of an Integrated Test Force with AFFTC and NAWCAD engineers in writing test plans, flight cards, conducting briefs/debriefs, problem reporting, and provide flight test data to verification engineers. The Sensor Fusion Engineering team is one of several disciplines in the Mission Systems Engineering group. As part of the Mission Systems team at Edwards AFB, CA the Fusion engineer supports technical planning and integration of test requirements into test plans and executes test from a mission control room using telemetered data.
The Fusion engineer will have significant interaction with the Verification Team and Discipline Integrated Product Teams at Fort Worth, TX and is required to communicate issues found and to provide information to assist in problem resolution; Advise technical leads and management on overall flight priorities and critical problem reports based on data collected in flight; Participate in real time control room activities during flight execution. The successful candidate will validate that F-35 mission system tests are conducted correctly by actively monitoring real time telemetry data during flight. This will also include coordinating with the Western ranges; Participate in problem identification, analysis, and resolution; Assist with collection, distribution and analysis of data acquired during flight test missions. Excellent writing, mathematical, and computer skills required.
Must be a US Citizen or legally authorized to work in US as a permanent resident. This position is located at a facility that requires special programs access.
Bachelors or Master's degree in Aeronautical, Systems, Mechanical, or Electrical engineering or related technical degree from an accredited university.
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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EXPERIENCE LEVEL: 4 yr and up College