Flight Test Engineer

Syberjet Aircraft San Antonio, TX
About the Company:

SyberJet Aircraft is an MSC Aerospace company and a U.S. based manufacturer of the world's fastest and longest range seven-seat light business jet – the SJ30. The SJ30 has a top speed of Mach 0.83 (486 kts / 560 mph), a 2,500 nautical mile range, and maintains sea level cabin pressure up to 41,000 feet (maximum flight ceiling of 49,000 feet). SyberJet Aircraft has operations in Cedar City, Utah and in San Antonio, Texas.

Overview Description:

The position of Flight Test Engineer is to coordinate planning and completion of engineering flight test projects within assigned area of responsibility.

Essential Functions:

* Assistsasableinthedevelopmentofflighttestproceduresand

* Plansandarrangessignificantportionsofown

* DeterminetestrequirementsbasedonavailableengineeringdataandFAArequirements

* Workwithotherengineeringdisciplinestocoordinatetestrequirements

* Write company and FAA test plans / test results that show the aircraft complies with company and FAA requirements

* WritetestcardsthatwillaccomplishthetestSupportpilotincompletingtestcardswhile capturingaccuratedata

* ParticipatesinTechnicalReviewBoards,SafetyReviewBoardsandFlightReadinessReviewsas required

* Participate (on aircraft) in ground and flight test activities

Skills and Abilities:

* Completeunderstandingandwideapplicationoftechnicalprinciplestotheplanning,coordinationand executionofflighttest

* Knowledgeofotherengineeringdisciplinesandhowflighttestrelatesto

* Viewedassomewhatexperiencedinthefieldofflight

* Abletowork under direction wheredefiniteobjectivesare

* FamiliarwithSystemSafetyAnalysis

* SomeexperienceinFAAconformity

* ExperiencewithFAAcertification14CFRParts(23and25)

* Someexperienceinreading,interoperatingandanalyzingengineeringdataand

* ComputerliteratewithMS word, MS Knowledge of National Instruments Lab view and Diadem a plus.

* Abletoworkandcoordinatewithflighttestinstrumentationgrouponaircrafttest

* AbilitytosupportdevelopmentandupdatesofSystemFunctionalTestProcedures

* ExperiencewithwritingCertificationFlightTestPlansandTest

* UnderstandingofATCphraseologyinordertoactasFTE/SecondPilotonexperimental

Education and Training:

* BachelorofScience(BS)degreeinAeronauticalorMechanicalEngineering,MathematicsorPhysics;Two-Threeyearsflighttestrelatedexperienceand/ortraining;orequivalentcombinationofeducationandCommercialInstrumentMultiEngineLandAirplanePilotCredentialsdesired

Environment:

* Mayrequireexposuretohotandcoldworkingconditionsoutsideorwithinanaircraft

* Maybeexposedtomoderatetoextremenoise

This job description may be reviewed periodically as duties and responsibilities change with business necessity. Essential and marginal job functions are subject to modification.

ABOUT MSC AEROSPACE

MSC Aerospace (www.mscaerospace.com) is a family of integrated and synergistic companies with aerospace related operations. Besides producing the SJ30 light business jet, MSC Aerospace companies support the manufacture and assembly of aircraft components for many leading commercial and military customers.