DESCRIPTION:The job is for a Flight Test Control Engineer (FTCE) supporting the Integrated Fighter Group (IFG) in Fort Worth, TX. The IFG flight test department supports both F-16 and F-22 developmental and sustainment flight test. This job will concentrate on F-16. The successful applicant will provide flight test modification and ground operations engineering support. Tasks will include directing aircraft modifications, coordination and execution of engineering directed tasks to include ground test, maintenance on test unique hardware, and pre-flight/post-flight activities on testbed aircraft. Position requires control and tracking of aircraft configuration, coordinating and staging of support equipment, developing and maintaining aircraft test schedules, and coordinating with other organizations associated with test readiness.
This position will act as a focal point between maintenance and engineering personnel. The ability to interface with all levels of management is required. Above average oral and written communication skills are required. Exceptional planning and coordinating skills are also required. Must be a US Citizen; this position will require a government security clearance. This position is located at a facility that requires special access.
Pursuing bachelor's degree in Aerospace Engineering, Electrical Engineering, Mechanical Engineering, or related technical degree.
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