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Sumaria Systems is a multi-million dollar CMMI® Level III appraised and ISO 9001 certified Information Technology (IT), Engineering, and Professional Services Defense Contractor headquartered in Danvers, Mass.  Founded in November of 1982, the company currently operates across multiple U.S. locations and offers competitive pay and benefits, including medical and dental, a 401(k) plan, and tuition reimbursement.

Flight Test Engineering Support

Department: Advisory and Assistance Services Division
Office: Poway CA
Location: Poway, CA

Job Title:  Flight Test Engineering Support

Job Description:

This position supports the flight test operations for the MQ-9 research, development, production, and lifecycle sustainment efforts and acts as the lead Flight Test Engineer on-site. 

Performs as the Integrated Product Team Leader to ensure project goals are met within stated need dates. Duties include developing test plans and safety packages, planning and scheduling of test assets and criteria, conducting flight and ground testing through configuration control and troubleshooting, reviewing and drafting documentation support for test reports, and interfacing with customers to ensure proper prioritization and de-confliction of test activities. Position   requires the application of knowledge and experience in flight test and engineering along with policies and procedures to Air Force systems, subsystems, and equipment lifecycle activities. 

Responsible for integration, communication, coordination, organization, and planning to technical test efforts and liaison between government, contractor, sub-contractor, and customers.

Required Skills/Education:

A Master's degree and minimum ten (10) years of experience is preferred. Four (4) years of  additional work experience plus a Bachelor's degree may be substituted for a Master's degree. At  least five years of experience must have been performed on DoD programs/projects.

Education:  Masters Degree

Years’ Experience:  10 Years

Travel:  Yes

Security Clearance Required:  Must have Active Top Secret/SCI clearance to apply

Position Type:  Full Time

Work Location:   Gray Butte, CA

Top salaries paid for qualified candidates.

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Sumaria is an equal opportunity employer and considers qualified applicants for employment without regard to race, color, creed, religion, national origin, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity and expression, age, disability, or Vietnam era, or other eligible veteran status, or any other protected factor.

Sumaria Systems, Inc. (Sumaria) is a market leader in Professional Services, Engineering, and Information Technology has been a trusted partner to U. S. Department of Defense communities for more than 30 years. With expertise to lead, insight to deliver and commitment to succeed; we staff each mission with a carefully selected team of seasoned professionals. Headquartered in Danvers, MA, with operating locations in Alabama, Colorado, Georgia, Illinois, Ohio, Oklahoma, Utah, and Virginia.

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