Attack/UAS Flight Test Engineer - ERC (2015)
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Huntsville, AL 35806
Attack/UAS Flight Test Engineer
Huntsville/Redstone Arsenal, AL
ERC is a servant-leader oriented company with approximately 1,800 employees and multiple contracts across the US. We believe that our culture has a direct influence on the job satisfaction of our employees and is reflected in the outstanding quality of service received by our customers.
In your role as a Flight Test Engineer, you will directly support planning, execution and real-time safety-of-flight and data quality monitoring, data analysis, and reporting for developmental and/or operational tests of AH64D/E and/or Unmanned Aircraft Systems (UAS) software and hardware insertions and integration as well as contributing to and documenting flight operations and test development knowledge.
What you’ll do all day:
Work as part of a team of engineers and technicians.
Develop and write test plans, analyze results, and write test reports in support of AH-64 and/or UAS testing.
Support multiple projects in parallel in an environment that changes quickly in response to customer needs.
Communicate with the engineering team and customers to discover and develop requirements with the goal of optimizing current and future designs.
You will love this job if you:
Are a self-starter and require little oversight to complete given tasks.
Enjoy a fast-paced work environment.
Appreciate working on varying tasks and not working one task for long periods of time.
Enjoy creating, implementing, and troubleshooting.
Like hands-on work and not sitting at a desk all day, every day.
Love working with diverse groups of individuals, including engineers and technicians.
Are good at communicating with people.
Have a positive attitude.
Minimum requirements for this position:
BS degree in computer information systems or aeronautical, aerospace, mechanical, computer, software, or electrical engineering required.
Must be able to effectively communicate orally and in writing with Military, Government, and contractor personnel.
Must be able to obtain and maintain a Secret Government security clearance.
Must be able to obtain and maintain an FAA Class III Medical Certificate.
Must have a valid driver’s license.
Must be a US Citizen.
Desired skills and experience for this position:
Practical test experience in UAS, rotary- or fixed-wing aircraft is desired.
MS degree in any of the above-mentioned disciplines is desired.
What we offer:
Continuing education assistance.
Professional development allotment.
Multiple healthcare benefit packages.
401K with employer matching.
Paid time off (PTO) along with federally recognized holiday schedule.