Company: Lockheed Martin
Posted on: May 3, 2021
Lockheed Martin Aeronautics. Be More Than You Can Imagine
Lockheed Martin Aeronautics Company, home of the world-renowned
Skunk Works, turns visionary aircraft into reality and is known for
building the finest military aircraft in the world. This
recognition is continually earned through our commitment to
relentless research and development of high-performance aircraft,
continuously seeking innovative, low-cost design and manufacturing
strategies, and delivering operational readiness for our customers'
missions to ensure continued relevancy for the life cycle of our
Flight Test Control Engineer (FTCE) Lead position on the ADP as
part of Test Operations Team at Palmdale. Position will work with
military, contractor, and civil service personnel as members of the
flight test team. Provide Program Leadership with communication and
status of platform readiness and maintenance issues. Act as liaison
between Operations Subject Matter Expert (SME)and Test Operations
group leads, modification team, and FTCE's in coordinating
scheduled events. Represents test program leadership in
Duties and responsibilities also include coordinating with other
organizations associated with test readiness. The applicant must be
able to effectively communicate, direct, and interact with other
test team members to achieve mission success. Understanding of
aircraft systems and capabilities to include:
Schematic reading /interpretation/troubleshooting.
Knowledge of installed aircraft systems/subsystems and Support
Knowledge of avionics/mission systems and vehicle/utility
Fault isolation and/or problem analysis at the subsystem level.
Good knowledge of the system/software engineering environment.
Authoring test and technical documents (System Checkout Procedures,
Ground Test Support plans, etc.), plus directing and overseeing
Technical report writing.
Train and mentor less experienced team members
The FTCE is also the primary liaison between aircraft maintenance
and engineering, communicating aircraft test configuration to
responsible engineers and flight operations.
Applicants selected will be subject to a government security
investigation and must meet eligibility requirements for access to
classified information. Overtime, non-standard shifts, and weekend
work will be required.
**Must be a US Citizen. This position is located at a facility that
requires special access.**
A level 5 employee Typically has 14 - 20 years of professional
Whats In It For You
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
This position is in Palmdale, CA
EngineeringAeronautics Flight Test execution/operation
Experience with/understanding of aircraft capabilities and test
Lead or Leadership Experience
Secret security clearance Developmental test program experience
Test Range Experience
Understanding of instrumentation and Data Processing
Understanding of Flight Test Engineering
Must be willing to mentor junior-level team members
Ability to obtain a Top-Secret security clearance
Configuration management experience
Presentation experience to company and customer audiences
Experience interfacing with all levels of customer management
Airframe Powerplant/Maintenance Experience
Keywords: Lockheed Martin, Palmdale , Control Engineer, Other , palmdale, California
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