Developmental Flight Test Engineer


Brisbane City, QLD

Posted 11/9/2019

Job Description Exciting opportunity for Developmental Flight Test Engineer - Phantom Works.

  • Be part of creating the future.
  • Diverse and challenging role with an industry leader.
  • Rare opportunity to play an instrumental role on a first-of-type flight test program.
The Company: The Phantom Works - International division of Boeing Defence, Space & Security engages customers to understand future needs and create next generation prototypes of future Boeing products. Boeing is an Equal Opportunity Employer and particularly encourages women and people of Aboriginal or Torres Strait Island descent to be part of an organization that promotes a diverse and safe workplace environment. The Role: The ATS flight test engineer will be responsible for the planning, conduct and reporting of ATS ground and flight test activities for experimental, prototype UAV aircraft and control stations. They will coordinate with other elements of the team, including software and hardware designers, to ensure program objectives are satisfied. They will develop test plans, procedures and reports, evaluate ground and flight test data, and participate in UAV aircraft and control station design and development, recommending changes to design based on operational considerations and program objectives. In support of Capability development activities, they will work with UAS Operators to conduct simulation-based military operations and advanced concepts analysis to ensure test activities achieve program capability objectives. They will work with simulation engineers to ensure activities planned during ground and flight test provide safe and effective outcomes. About You: An experienced test professional and engineer, with the right attributes to work within a dynamic development environment alongside the other members of ATS team. You have a ‘can do' attitude and are a strong collaborator. You will have a broad range of engineering and test experience, such as developmental and operational test on military platforms. Formal Test Pilot School qualifications are desirable. Please note that applicants must be Australian Citizens in order to meet Defence security clearance requirements. More information on the security clearance vetting process is available on the Australian Government Security Vetting Agency (AGSVA) website. Boeing is an Equal Opportunity Employer. Employment decisions are made without regard to race, color, religion, national origin, gender, sexual orientation, gender identity, age, physical or mental disability, genetic factors, military/veteran status or other characteristics protected by law.

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