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Mechanical Engineer Flight Test Design

Lakeside, TX 76108

Posted: 02/23/2023 Job Number: 68404 Pay Rate: $26.00 - $85.00 Hourly OT40

Job Description

Mechanical Engineer Flight Test Equipment
(BS Degree and Secret Clearance Required)
Payrate $45 - $75 BOE
Job Description:
Job description:
This position is for a Mechanical Design Engineer. The selected candidate will support the FTI Detailed Design on ADP Programs. The candidate will be required to perform mechanical design activities for the installation of flight test equipment and data system components. The candidate will be responsible for releasing engineering drawings and documents, work instructions, supporting airworthiness documentation, and supporting fabrication activities. This position will require work 100% of the time in a classified area.

Responsibilities for this position include:

* Development, installation oversight, and validation of 3D CATIA flight test mechanical designs.
* Coordination with suppliers, internal and external integrated product teams, management and the customer.
* Technical engineering support for installation and testing at CONUS locations.
* Engineering liaison for flight test and instrumentation modification activities.
* Produce and read engineering drawings, schematics and technical procedures
* Develop troubleshooting plans and discrepancy resolution

Must be a U.S. citizen. This position will require a government security clearance.

Basic Qualifications:
* Bachelors degree with 9 years of professional experience; or 7 years of professional experience with a Masters degree
* Experience with CATIA V5 or V4

Desired Skills:

* Experience in flight test mechanical design
* Understanding of sensor technology utilized in the test of aircraft structures (loads and vibration) and vehicle subsystems (environmental control systems, flight controls, propulsion, and aerodynamics).
* Experience with or knowledge of calibration methods for test and evaluation of both mechanical measurements and electronic sensors.
* Familiarity with fighter aircraft technical data, maintenance practices, flight operations, and weapons
* Understanding of aircraft avionics subsystems and electronic bus architectures including 1553, Ethernet, and Firewire protocols
* Good communication and people skills with the ability to work in a diverse engineering and technician team environment Skills: Secret Clearance is required to Start 
EEO Statement Apollo Professional Solutions, Inc. is an equal opportunity employer. We provide equal employment opportunities to all employees and applicants for employment and prohibits discrimination and harassment of any type without regard to race, color, religion, marital status, age, national origin, ancestry, disability status, medical condition, pregnancy, genetic information, protected veteran status, gender, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, or any other status or characteristic protected under federal, state, or local law.

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