Simulator Test Pilot - Military Fixed Wing

CAE   •  

Tampa, FL

5 - 7 years

Posted 238 days ago

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Essential Duties and Responsibilities

  • Command a clear understanding of all requirements for assigned projects.
  • Support to marketing for prospective projects
  • Operational input during the proposal stage for projects
  • Act as Test Director for Fixed-Wing projects
  • Act as Project Pilot and Subject Matter Expert (SME)
  • Establish and develop training for departmental pilots
  • Support of R&D activities
  • Plan for and participate in meetings and reviews as subject matter expert for assigned programs.  Meetings and reviews may include:
    • Project Team Meetings
    • Support of Internal Program Reviews
    • Customer Reviews (Author, coordinate, and lead presentations of  formal reviews with customers as required by assigned project)
  • Participate in new business efforts, acting as SME when called upon.  Duties associated with new business include:
    • Training Task Analysis
    • Training Media Analysis
    • Technical Specification reviews
    • Responses to Request for Proposal (RFP)
    • Provide support for Program Managers as required.
  • Must be able to lead all test activities.

Qualifications and Education Requirements

  • Bachelor’s Degree required, engineering/technical degree preferred
  • Minimum of 6 years Operational Multi-Engine Fixed-Wing experience. Instructor Pilot designation is desirable.
  • C-130, KC-135, or P-8 operational experience highly desired
  • Must be able to apply aviation/technical knowledge to troubleshoot simulated or actual aircraft systems during device testing and development
  • Commercial fixed wing license preferred. 
  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills are required.  All communications must be in English.
  • Should be able to communicate orally in front of group of people (deliver a presentation)
  • Must be proficient with Microsoft Word, PowerPoint and Excel
  • Experience with Microsoft Project preferred
  • Analytical math skills necessary to complete the required tasks.
  • Incumbent should be familiar with and be able to operate simulation training devices. 
  • Incumbent should be familiar with and able to support Engineering or Operations staff on any type and sub-component of training devices.
  • Must posess or be eligible for DoD Personal Security Clearance