204338 - Flight Simulator Design Engineer 4
Industry
ENG
Region
MO-Missouri
City
Berkeley
State
MO
Rate
$DOE
Duration
12 months
Description


Chipton-Ross is seeking 2 Flight Simulator Design Engineer 4 for a contract opportunity in Berkeley, MO.

RESPONSIBILITIES:
USAF F-15 Training Systems Test Pilot/SME

Plans research and development programs for flight simulator requirements. Translates contract requirements into work requirements, processes and tasks. Manages customer and supplier relationships. Researches and responds to specialized technical questions from customers on flight simulator operations, service and regulatory concerns. Provides on-site customer assistance to support the introduction of new training equipment. Resolves specialized customer issues in the field. Leads and reviews analysis and evaluation of specialized engineering and supplier aircraft systems and performance data, operational documents and software for delivery to customer. Researches and analyzes customer and regulatory authority requirements to ensure they comply with industry standards. Leads and reviews Client processes across organizations for defining the customer product, delivery and support. Develops new/revised processes in support of customer requirements and/or changes in company guidelines. Works under minimal direction

-Describe the project they will be working on: Government Training Systems & Services, an organization within Training & Professional Services (T&PS), Client Global Services (BGS) is seeking F-15 Training Systems Test Pilot SMEs to accomplish system design, integration, and test for the F-15 Mission Training Center (F-15 MTC) trainers/simulators for USAF and International contracts.

- The successful candidate will work independently and will assist other members of the Test Team in the performance of day-to-day operations in a fast-paced testing environment.
- Team members create and execute Test Procedures to ensure the trainers correctly simulates aircraft performance and the operational environment.
- Team members will help develop system requirements, and perform all aspects of system testing on several types of pilot training systems.
- Off shift and weekend work may also be occasionally required to meet contractual milestones, objectives and delivery schedules
- This is a mid-level to senior grade position

REQUIREMENTS:
Candidates must have experience flying fighters, prefer an F-15 E aircrew pilot, but will consider an F-15 C or WSO

- Ability to travel domestically and internationally
- Ability to work flexible hours, overtime and occasional weekends when necessary
- Experience flying F-15 and/or other fighter aircraft within the last five years
- Experience or familiarity with the aircraft test environment
- Technical Bachelor's degree or higher

- Top 3-5 Skills needed to perform this role/job?: Fighter tactical experience, familiarity with testing, translation of issues to engineer speak
- Type of background you are looking for (education, # yrs. experience, etc.): Former military fighter aviator, preferably in the F-15 and within last 9 years desired. (Prefer an F-15 E aircrew pilot, but will consider an F-15 C or WSO)

EDUCATION:
Accredited Education/experience typically acquired through advanced technical education from an accredited course of study in engineering, computer science, mathematics, physics or chemistry (e.g. Bachelor) and typically 9 or more years' related work experience or an equivalent combination of technical education and experience (e.g. PhD+4 years' related work experience, Master+7 years' related work experience). In the USA, ABET accreditation is the preferred, although not required, accreditation standard.

WORK HOURS:
Full-Time
7 am - 4 pm

Position is on-site; candidate will need to be local or willing to relocate to STL.

MISCELLANEOUS:
Applicants responding to this position will be subject to a government security investigation and must meet eligibility requirements by currently possessing the ability to view classified government information.

International Travel Required-25% international travel to Okinawa Japan and UK. Travel duration will be less than 29 days.

Employment will be contingent on clearing a drug screen and background check. Both must clear prior to start date.

Contact
Terry Jones
tjones@chiptonross.com
CHIPTON-ROSS, INC.
420 Culver Boulevard
Playa Del Rey, CA 90293

Phone: (310) 414-7800 x282 or (800) 927-9318 x282

Candidates responding to this posting must currently possess the eligibility to work in the United States. No third parties please.

Employment will be contingent on candidate clearing pre-employment drug screen and background check.

Chipton-Ross provides equal employment opportunities to all employees and applicants for employment without regard to race, color, creed, religion, national origin, sex (including pregnancy), age, disability, sexual orientation, gender identity and/or expression, protected veteran status, genetic information, or any other characteristic protected by Federal, State or local law. This policy governs all areas of employment at Chipton-Ross, including recruiting, hiring, training, assignment, promotions, compensation, benefits, discipline, and terminations.