Senior Aircraft Survivability Equipment Test Director in Huntsville, AL

$80K - $100K(Ladders Estimates)

Dynetics   •  

Huntsville, AL 35801

Industry: Aerospace & Defense

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Not Specified years

Posted 56 days ago

Position Description


Dynetics, an employee-owned company, is seeking a talented Senior Aircraft Survivability Test Engineer to join a diverse team to create unique solutions for complex problems related to Test and Evaluation of Aircraft Survivability Equipment. With offices across the United States engaging in the defense, space, cyber and commercial fields, Dynetics provides responsive, cost-effective engineering, scientific and IT solutions.

Candidate will lead and facilitate test planning, scheduling, and logistics and will be required to support on-site test activities according to customer driven requirements and schedules. Candidate must have a working knowledge of the Defense Acquisition System (DAS) and Aircraft Survivability Equipment (ASE) and must be capable of leading a team, conducting meetings, and interacting with other agencies to ensure test objectives are understood and requirements met.

Candidate will work closely with engineers, customers, and service personnel and lead activities associated with planning and execution of laboratory and field tests such as captive flight, free flight, guided weapons evaluation, and other ASE specific test activities.

IND3Basic Qualifications

Candidate will work with system engineers to understand and identify critical issues and data requirements for test activities, perform pre-test analysis and evaluations to shape test plans, oversee execution of tests to include quick-look analysis and data management, perform post-test comparative analysis and develop reports, and present results to decision makers.

Candidate must have a BS in Engineering or related field with desired 10 or more years of field test related experience and 5 or more years of experience leading a test team.

Candidate must have strong technical skills to understand the technologies being tested, have good leadership and communication skills, be safety conscious and maintain strict compliance with work quality expectation, and have solid computer skills for performing data analysis and running simulations.

Candidate must be a resident of the North Alabama area or willing to relocate to the Huntsville - North Alabama, AL area.

Other Qualifications

It is desired that the candidate have completed training and have experience with Defense Acquisition System.

Security Requirements

Candidate must be a US Citizen and possess (and be able to maintain) a Final Secret Clearance or meet the eligibility to obtain (and maintain) a Secret Clearance

Valid Through: 2019-10-17