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Sr. Flight Test Instrumentation Engineer, Pax River

Company: Lockheed Martin
Location: Church Creek
Posted on: January 15, 2022

Job Description:

COVID-19 continues to significantly impact our employees, families and communities. With employee health and safety as our top priority, and as a federal contractor, Lockheed Martin is taking action to address the increased risk and uncertainty COVID variants pose in the workplace and ensuring we meet our commitments to national security.To uphold safety for all employees, we will continue to request vaccination status for all Lockheed Martin employees including new hires. All current and newly hired employees who are unvaccinated will be required to adhere to onsite safety protocols.Description:At Lockheed Martin, we are passionate about innovation and integrity. We believe that by applying the highest standards of business ethics and forward-thinking, everything is within our capacity and yours as a Lockheed Martin employee. Lockheed Martin values your skills, training, education and background.Lockheed Martin Rotary & Mission Systems (RMS) is conducting flight testing on the Sikorsky CH-53K King Stallion at the customer's facility on Patuxent (Pax) River Naval Air Station. We are looking for talented and qualified applicants to join the flight test team on this continuing exciting adventure.The Flight Test Instrumentation group is seeking qualified candidates to support efforts in designing and managing data acquisition and measurement systems to collect data in accordance with flight test program needs. Responsibilities will span the design, build, installation, maintenance, and upgrades to airborne data acquisition systems on rotor wing aircraft. The successful candidate will work in an exciting team based environment supporting test flights, lab builds, and system integration/sustainment during aircraft modifications.Additional responsibilities will include: Plan and coordinate Flight Test Instrumentation activities on projects. Select test equipment that satisfies measurement and environmental requirements. Perform circuit and wiring design for the implementation of safe hardware installations. Provide aircraft test operational support by directing on-board calibrations, data system operation, and troubleshooting. Work in a team environment to help solve complex engineering problems. Provide technical guidance and training to junior engineers and technicians. Help develop improvements in standard practices to ensure quality and efficiency.In addition to the details highlighted above we offer extensive benefits to include competitive 401k and insurance. We remain an equal opportunity company.divpanel2021-esBasic Qualifications:Bachelors degree from an accredited college in electrical engineering or a related discipline with 5 years of professional experience; or 3 years experience with a related Masters degree.Course work or experience in electrical circuit design required. 3-5 years experience required.Additional Information:Work will be performed at the customer's facility in Patuxent River, MD. While working at Pax River, Sikorsky employees must follow operating procedures as established by the customer which include: Must be a US citizen. Must currently have and/or be capable of obtaining a security clearance. Must currently have or be capable of successfully completing an NCIC criminal background check to access Pax NAS. Must currently have or be capable of obtaining full unescorted access Pax NAS. Must have a valid photo ID (driver's license + social security card or birth certificate OR US passport). Must have valid driver's license/vehicle insurance to drive on base at Pax NAS.Desired Skills:Master's or Bachelor's degree in Electrical Engineering Experience using multi-channel data acquisition and record systemsExperience with airborne telemetry systemsFamiliarity with Avionics bussesWorking knowledge of Test Methods and Lab ProceduresBASIC QUALIFICATIONS:job.QualificationsLockheed 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.Join us at Lockheed Martin, where your mission is ours. Our customers tackle the hardest missions. Those that demand extraordinary amounts of courage, resilience and precision. Theyre dangerous. Critical. Sometimes they even provide an opportunity to change the world and save lives. Those are the missions we care about.As a leading technology innovation company, Lockheed Martins vast team works with partners around the world to bring proven performance to our customers toughest challenges. Lockheed Martin has employees based in many states throughout the U.S., and Internationally, with business locations in many nations and territories.EXPERIENCE LEVEL:Experienced Professional

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