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Lockheed Martin | Edwards, CA
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Job Description :

Lockheed Martin is seeking an engineering professional to join its Flight Test Data Operations group at Edwards AFB in support of flight test of the F22 Fighter.

Successful candidate will function as a Data Processing Engineer for Flight Test activity at the F22 Combined Test Force (CTF), Edwards Air Force Base, CA. Position is primarily tasked with supporting daily flight test data center operations by preparing and post-processing flight test data products.

Supporting tasks include:

* Receive, process and troubleshoot IRIG 106 formatted data products per established processes.
* Coordinate with Instrumentation Engineering, Operations Engineering, IT administration, and leadership on issues, status and capabilities.
* Diagnosis and resolution of problems encountered in the recovery of test data.
* Develop, test, and troubleshoot data processing algorithms for aircraft data.
* Support IT assignments as required.

At this level the successful candidate will be considered entry level and will be expected to actively work to expand his or her knowledge of the discipline and of specific tasking. Successful candidate will be working alongside experienced professionals to help achieve this goal effectively.

This position is for first shift (nominally 7am - 4pm). Candidate must be willing to work extended hours, weekends, and rotations to first in support of mission goals.

Candidate must have the communication, organization, and planning skills to handle a highly dynamic flight test environment.

Applicant selected will be subject to a government security investigation and must meet eligibility requirements for access to classified information. For this particular position an active Secret security clearance, with a current background investigation is preferred.

Must be a US Citizen, this position is located at a facility that requires special access.

Basic Qualifications

* Bachelor's degree.
* Experience with Microsoft Word, Excel, and Outlook.
* Demonstrated understanding of IT infrastructure operations, computer networking, and software programming concepts.

Desired skills

* Bachelor's degree in relevant field (electrical engineering, computer engineering, mechanical engineering, aerospace engineering,, computer science, etc.)

In this position you will gain experience with the following items. Any previous experience with these items is desirable:

* Experience working in a Flight Test organization
* Hardware and/or software programming experience
* Experience working with IRIG Standard 106 including Chapter 10 (recorded data) and Chapter 9 (TMATS)
* Experience with and/or knowledge of Teletronics Corporation (TTC) hardware and software
* Symvionics IADS (Interactive Analysis and Display System) use and programming
* Experience with and/or knowledge of Air Force Flight Test Center (AFFTC) regulations and operating procedures
* Experience with and/or knowledge of working with communications protocols, Specifically Fibre Channel, MIL-STD-1553, IEE-1394, CAIS Bus (Common Airborne Instrumentation System Bus), RS-485
* Excellent communication skills
* Demonstrated ability to develop and implement process improvement initiatives

As a leading technology innovation company, Lockheed Martin's 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.

Join us at Lockheed Martin, where we're engineering a better tomorrow.

Lockheed 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.

Job Location(s): Edwards Air Force Base California

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Electrical Engineering

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Experienced Professional

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Edwards Afb

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FLEX9x80B-Friday off in 1st week with Flex hrs/day

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Edwards Air Force Base

About Lockheed Martin

Headquartered in Bethesda, Md., Lockheed Martin is a global security and aerospace company that employs about 113,000 people worldwide and is principally engaged in the research, design, development, manufacture, integration and sustainment of advanced technology systems, products and services.