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Junior Flight Test Engineer Featured

Location
Santa Cruz, California
Wage
Hourly
Job ID
13581889276
Posted
2020-11-20

Full time | Velocity Consulting Solutions | United States

Posted On 11/04/2020

Job Information

Airline - Aviation

City Santa Cruz

State/Province California

95060

Job Description

We are currently is seeking a passionate and driven flight test engineer to join our flight test team in Santa Cruz CA. This role requires a range of knowledge and skill that includes developing flight test plans and reports for experimental CTOL/VTOL fly-by-wire aircraft executing testing in a ground control station environment test data analysis flight test simulator development and all other tasks related to development and certification flight test activities. A can-do attitude is a must for this fast-paced environment in which every team member relies on each other to perform to their highest potential.

Previous experience and/or training as flight test engineer is highly desirable. Near-term flight testing is planned to be conducted from a remote location; applicants must be willing to spend regular time away from home.

Responsibilities:

  • Assist with development of a test program to strategically expand the envelope and capabilities of our vehicles from experimental development through certification flight test.
  • Assist with flight test planning flight readiness reviews flight briefs/debriefs and post flight analysis
  • Participates in experimental flight testing as a crew member in the ground control station.
  • Work with our simulation team to expand our flight simulator capability and fidelity
  • Complete all required documentation in accordance with established company and FAA procedures.
  • May perform launch and recovery tasks of aircraft which include ground operations preflight items ground observer responsibilities and post flight items.
  • May help develop flight manuals and supporting documentation necessary to operate the vehicles.
  • Responsible for observing all laws regulations and other applicable obligations wherever and whenever business is conducted on behalf of the Company.
  • Expected to work in a safe manner in accordance with established operating procedures and practices

Requirements

  • Bachelors of Science (Aerospace Mechanical or Electrical Engineering) degree or equivalent experience and training.
  • Excellent computer skills proficiency with day to day applications used for email word processing etc as well as data analysis experience using Matlab Python or similar.
  • Excellent interpersonal skills to effectively communicate with colleagues across a wide range of technical disciplines.
  • Must be able to work both independently and on a team and be able to work extended hours and travel as required
Read and speak English proficiently.
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Junior Flight Test Engineer

Location: Santa Cruz CA

Industry: Aviation
Occupational Category: Engineering
Hours: Full-time, 40 hours per week
Salary: USD 0

Description: Velocity Consulting Solutions seeks a Junior Flight Test Engineer.

Full time | Velocity Consulting Solutions | United States

Posted On 11/04/2020

Job Information

Airline - Aviation

City Santa Cruz

State/Province California

95060

Job Description

We are currently is seeking a passionate and driven flight test engineer to join our flight test team in Santa Cruz CA. This role requires a range of knowledge and skill that includes developing flight test plans and reports for experimental CTOL/VTOL fly-by-wire aircraft executing testing in a ground control station environment test data analysis flight test simulator development and all other tasks related to development and certification flight test activities. A can-do attitude is a must for this fast-paced environment in which every team member relies on each other to perform to their highest potential.

Previous experience and/or training as flight test engineer is highly desirable. Near-term flight testing is planned to be conducted from a remote location; applicants must be willing to spend regular time away from home.

Responsibilities:

Requirements

Read and speak English proficiently.