Engineering - Aeronautical Engineer


  • Posted 4 years ago
  • Patuxent River, Maryland
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Aeronautical Engineer


LAUNCH Technical Workforce Solutions is seeking Aeronautical Engineers for an opportunity in Patuxent River, MD


Job Duties and Responsibilities:


The Pax Flying Qualities (FQ) Engineer's primary roles will be to support structural FQ flight testing at Patuxent River Naval Air Station on the F-35B and F-35C aircraft. This includes providing real time control room monitoring support of FQ parameters on the STOVL and CV flight test aircraft, conducting pre-flight FQ predictions and post flight data requests, and supporting FQ flight test anomaly resolution and correlation of predictive aerodynamic databases with measured flight test data.


The successful applicant will be frequently required to attend briefings with the customer and representatives.


Qualifications and requirements:

  • Must be a US Citizen; this position will require a government security clearance. This position is located at a facility that requires special access.


  • Experience with aircraft flying qualities analysis such as handling qualities, stability and control, and/or control law development.

  • Experience with the F-35 FQ analysis methods
  • F-35 Flying Qualities and Air Data Flight Test Experience -The candidate must be able to work independently and proficiently with flying qualities analysis and flight test.

  • Good written and verbal skills are required.

  • MATLAB experience

  • Proficiency with Microsoft Office suite (Word, PowerPoint, Excel, Outlook) and MS Windows operating system.

All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, disability, or veteran status.


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A team of aviation staffing experts leads LAUNCH. We understand the challenges of finding the top aviation jobs and we focus on linking you with the best openings in the most sought-after locations.

LAUNCH offers you an ACA compliant benefit package including company-sponsored medical insurance with multiple plans to choose from. Our Minimum Essential Coverage is offered to every employee who does not have coverage elsewhere at no cost to you! LAUNCH also offers a 401(k) program with a company match. Plus, you join the LAUNCH Loyalty Club on your first day, earning you extra cash bonuses, apparel and safety rewards.


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