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Aircraft Fuel System Test Plan Preparation & Design Engineer

Lockheed Martin
Bethesda, MD
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Become part of our team as an in-country engineer for the KF-X effort. This program provides technical assistance to Korea Aerospace Industries (KAI) to develop an advanced, multi-role fighter for the Republic of Korea Air Force. This position will be located in Sacheon, South Korea, and responsibilities include:

• Plan facility building, full-scale fuel system simulator (rig) setup
• Manage procurement of test equipment for fuel system rig test
• Instructing KAI engineers on performing rig tests
• Mentor the KAI fuel system engineers from the planning / building of the test facility to conducting fuel system tests in full scale simulator

In addition to strong technical skills, the candidate should have a track record of success working in diverse groups where attention to the customer is paramount. The successful candidate will serve as a subject matter expert and train and mentor customer engineers. Upon selection, the candidate will receive details of the long-term benefits package associated with this international assignment.

Note: Candidate can relocate to Korea from their current location
Must be a US Citizen. This position is located at a facility that requires special access. Candidate must be able to relocate internationally

Basic Qualifications
The successful candidate will have the following:

• Bachelor's Degree from an accredited college
• Experience mentoring or training engineers on diverse teams
• At least 7 years combined experience in the following skill sets:
• Planning and conducting various subsystem tests within the fuel system, executing test plans and writing test reports
• Experience with general lab safety requirements and procedures especially in an explosive fuel environment
• Experience with various aircraft subsystem testing such as calibration of fuel quantity and gauging system, ground / aerial refueling system tests, engine feed system, fuel transfer system, fuel thermal management system, pressurization & vent system, On Board Inert Gas Generation System (OBIGGS) inerting, failure modes, etc.
• Experience with test equipment required for test control, monitoring, and Data Acquisition System (DAS)

Desired skills
The following are desired but not required:

• Have extensive fuel system testing experience in a full scale fuel system simulator
• Have deep knowledge in requirements for test facility setup, the required facility and test equipment as well as familiarization with fighter aircraft fuel and OBIGGS systems

• Exceptional interpersonal skills
• Experience with military or government programs
• Experience working with international customers, particularly the Korean Government or culture
• Experience with Export Control Compliance

As a leading technology innovation company, Lockheed Martin’s vast team works with partners around the world to bring proven performance to our customers’ toughest challenges. Lockheed Martin has employees based in many states throughout the U.S., and Internationally, with business locations in many nations and territories

Join us at Lockheed Martin, where we’re engineering a better tomorrow

Lockheed Martin is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, pregnancy, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, age, protected veteran status, or disability status

Job Location(s): Bethesda Maryland

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