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Jhna is seeking a talented senior test and evaluation engineer to support our mission systems team within the technology development directorate for army aviationThis role will support our intelligent teaming technical area with air launched effects (ale) program initiativesThis role will require up to 50% travel to conus testing sites and has the option of supporting remotely, from government site (fort eustis, va) or from our corporate office location in huntsville, al the rest of the time.
Responsibilities: as a member of a science and technology development team overseeing maturation of candidate manned and unmanned aviation teaming technologies:
Work as part of a diverse team of contractor, military, and civilian experimental test pilots and engineers.
Performs duties as a test and evaluation engineer on aviation manned and unmanned systems during tests and demonstrations at test sites located throughout the united states
Provides expertise in support of element level scenario development, test design, test planning, and/or test execution during all phases of the flight test conops
Prepare pre-test documentation (test plans, test readiness reviews, safety reviews).
Coordinate with other test agencies; assist in the conduct of on-site testing at designated test ranges
Monitor in-flight test activities, via real-time telemetry systems or as a crewmember.
Perform in-depth engineering data reduction and analysis.
Write comprehensive test reports to provide usable, accurate, and readily interpretable results.
Prepare/deliver presentations to colleagues, subordinates, and government representatives.
Must be a u.s citizen with the ability to obtain a dod issued secret clearance
Bachelor of science degree in engineering or a closely related field from an accredited college or university
Willingness to travel to government/dod test sites up to 25% of the time
7-10 years post-degree experience in systems engineering for aircraft systems integration,
3-5 years` experience in the test, evaluation and integration of hardware and software-intensive military manned and unmanned aviation mission systems.
Experience with dod integrated test philosophy, test regulations, and coordinated test and evaluation programs.
Experience with dod integrated test philosophy, test regulations, and coordinated test and evaluation program
Capable of analyzing and integrating complex data, drawing reasonable and logical system-level conclusions, and developing courses of action for senior leadership and test decision forums
Capable of establishing and optimizing priorities and managing planning and readiness activities of mds test events iaw approved test issuances (e.g., conops)
Posted 30+ days ago