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Flight Test Instrumentation & Data Processing Engineer

Req ID :
421592BR
Job Code/Title :
E1383:Electronics Engineer Sr
Job Description :
The selected candidate will be responsible to support the U-2 flight test team on technical and schedule issues with respect to aircraft instrumentation modifications and data processing.

The candidate will perform design activities for the installation of test equipment and data system components. The applicant will also be the engineering liaison for flight test and instrumentation modification activities. The candidate will be responsible for releasing engineering documents, work instructions, supporting airworthiness documentation, monitoring fabrication activities, coordinating lab procedures, and supporting aircraft checkout and flight operations.

The candidate will also be responsible for post-mission data processing. The candidate will utilize specialized digital electronic systems, data processing systems, and other methods to accomplish the recovery, computation, and display of flight test data. Will lead and participate with other technical personnel in the diagnosis and resolution of any problems (hardware/software) encountered in the recovery of test data utilizing various data systems including PCM ground stations, telemetry ground stations, specialized data processing equipment, etc.

The position will be responsible for ensuring data quality and that appropriate metrics are in place and utilized to support quality data products.

Candidate will design, develop, integrate, maintain, and document tools/processes supporting the flight test data center. Systems development will be coordinated with flight test senior leadership and subject matter experts.

This position may require travel and odd-shift work on an as-necessary basis.

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

Basic Qualifications
Experience with Integrated Development Environment tools, particularly Visual Studio, to include:
• Networking
• Network Monitoring
• Ethernet messaging
• Scripting
• MATLAB
• Electronics troubleshooting techniques & tools

Desired skills
• Experience in electronics troubleshooting techniques & tools. including multi-meters, oscilloscopes, logic analyzers, signal generators, spectrum analyzers, and other common lab equipment.
• Excellent organizational and communications skills
• Experience with Flight test instrumentation protocols and standards
• Experience with UNIX build tool chain
• Experience with Windows and UNIX System Administration
• Experience with Web Development Technologies and Databases
• Experience in electronics troubleshooting techniques & tools. including multi-meters, oscilloscopes, logic analyzers, signal generators, spectrum analyzers, and other common lab equipment.
• Experience in electronics troubleshooting techniques & tools. including multi-meters, oscilloscopes, logic analyzers, signal generators, spectrum analyzers, and other common lab equipment.
• Experience in electronics troubleshooting techniques & tools. including multi-meters, oscilloscopes, logic analyzers, signal generators, spectrum analyzers, and other common lab equipment.
• Experience in electronics troubleshooting techniques & tools. including multi-meters, oscilloscopes, logic analyzers, signal generators, spectrum analyzers, and other common lab equipment.
• Experience in electronics troubleshooting techniques & tools. including multi-meters, oscilloscopes, logic analyzers, signal generators, spectrum analyzers, and other common lab equipment.
• Experience in electronics troubleshooting techniques & tools. including multi-meters, oscilloscopes, logic analyzers, signal generators, spectrum analyzers, and other common lab equipment.
• Experience with Windows and UNIX operating systems, databases, and one of C/C++/C# development environments.
• Experience with Systems Engineering practices and concepts.
• Experience developing data acquisition systems for air vehicles.
• Experience with 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 calibration methods for test and evaluation of both mechanical measurements and electronic sensors.
• Experience with conversion of digital data sets to engineering units and interpretation of data for validity and error determination.
• Experience with aircraft avionics subsystems
• Knowledge of the U-2 platform a plus.
• Experience with military aircraft technical data, maintenance practices, flight operations, military stores and munitions is desired.

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): Palmdale California
Security Clearance :
Top Secret
Business Unit :
ESS0343 AERONAUTICS COMPANY
Program :
U2
Job Class :
Electronics Engineering
Job Category :
Experienced Professional
City :
Palmdale
State :
CA
Virtual :
No
Relocation Available :
Yes
Work Schedule :
FLEX9x80A-Friday off in 2nd week w/flex hrs/day
Req Type :
Full-Time
Shift :
First
Additional Posting Locations :
Palmdale
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