4 months ago
Aircraft Field Support Engineer Senior, F-35 Program, Beaufort
Job ID: 467256BR Date posted: Jan. 23, City: Beaufort State: South Carolina
Description:This position will be located at MCAS Beaufort, SC. The successful candidate will act as part of the Lockheed Martin Aeronautics technical interface to the on-site customer (Operations and Maintenance) in resolving issues arising from maintenance or modification activities for all matters dealing with the F-35 aircraft. The selected candidate will support the Italian customer at MCAS Beaufort and transition to Italy sometime in 2020. The selected candidate will be expected to support land based operations and shipboard operations on the Italian aircraft carrier Cavour. The candidate will have expertise in Low Observable technologies and application. The ideal candidate is considered an emerging authority in SLO and also has the skillset to accomplish troubleshooting and analysis of the F-35 air vehicle (vehicle systems and/or mission systems).
Accomplish troubleshooting and analysis of difficulties experienced in the field. Attend debriefings, to aid in the rapid identification of emerging issues that require company intervention to avoid aircraft downtime. Document all unusual operational / maintenance problems to ensure the company is apprised of and can identify emerging failure trends. Initiate Action Requests (ARs). Identifying unique operational problems that require technical, procedural, or quality assurance actions to resolve. Provide on-site assistance to company and Customer personnel initiating ARs. Provide training to Customer personnel. Must be able to work with and interact with the maintainer as well as the professional engineers from other F-35 companies as a peer. Some travel required; candidates must be willing and able to deploy with Customer personnel to the Continental United States (CONUS), Outside the Continental United States (OCONUS) and hazardous duty locations. Long term deployments may be required. US Department of Defense (DoD) mandated vaccinations may be required. Applicant must be able to work and communicate well both orally and written in a team environment as this position involves significant and continued interface with customer personnel at all levels. Provide support for the assigned site on aircraft ground maintenance and operational limitations. Direct on-site support as requested by customer, site manager or program management. Lead and track multiple engineering and provide periodic status to Customer and Program Management.
Must be able to obtain F-35 Special Program Access. Must have at least an Interim Secret Clearance. Must be able to obtain a Final Secret Security Clearance. Must be a US Citizen. This position is located at a facility that will require special access.
Minimum 4 years experience with SLO, Vehicle Systems (APG) or Mission Systems (Avionics)
Military aircraft maintenance experience
- SLO/low observable experience on the B-2, F-22, or F-35
- Technical Report writing
- Experience with drawing/schematics reading and interpretation
- Fault Isolation and problem analysis experience at the sub-system level
- Military Fighter Aircraft experience
- Previous Field Service FSE/REP experience
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Experience Level: Experienced Professional Business Unit: ESS0343 AERONAUTICS COMPANY Relocation Available: Possible Career Area: Product Support Clearance Level: Secret Type: Full-Time Virtual Location: no Work Schedule: FLEX-Non-Standard 40 hour week Shift: Second