Aerospace Engineer, Mid-Level – Secret Clearance Eligible

Location Patuxent River
Date Posted December 16, 2022
Category Engineering
Job Type Not Specified


LOOKING FOR: An Aerospace Engineer (Mid-Level) with a Bachelor's Degree and 4-7 years' experience to work with cutting edge, innovative technology on a National Priority program at AMERICAN SYSTEMS!

As an Aerospace Engineer, Mid-Level, you will:

Join an engaged, 100% employee-owned company
Work with a team of driven, supportive and highly skilled professionals.
Receive a robust benefits package that includes Employee Stock Ownership Plan!
Enjoy flexibility managing your work hours and personal needs with a single accrual leave plan.

A week in the life of an Aerospace Engineer, Mid-Level:

Applies engineering principles, practices and theories to investigate, analyze, plan, design, develop, implement, test or evaluate military weapons systems.
Reviews and prepares engineering and technical analyses, reports, change proposals, and other technical documentation.
Applies engineering experience to perform functions such as system integration, configuration management, quality assurance testing, or acquisition and resource management.
Analyzes, designs, develops, implements, tests, or evaluates software, components, or systems related to engineering or functional requirements of military weapons systems,
associated support systems, or management information systems.
Applies principles, practices and theories of engineering fundamentals to identify and mitigate design, production and test deficiencies.
Provides technical continuity required in the development of the program.

Founded in 1975, AMERICAN SYSTEMS is one of the largest employee-owned companies in the United States. We are a government services contractor focused on delivering Strategic Solutions to complex national priority programs with 100+ locations worldwide. Through our focus on quality, strong cultural beliefs and innovation we deliver excellence every day.

Company Awards:

Forbes National Best Midsize Companies 2021
Energage National Best Workplaces, National 2022
Washington Post Best Workplaces, 2022

Veteran Hiring Awards:

GOLD AWARD by U.S. Department of Labor HIRE Vets Medallion Program


Job Requirements
Candidates must have the ability to obtain a SECRET security clearance after hiring. US Citizenship required.
Bachelor's degree in Aerospace Engineering (Master's degree preferred)
This position requires a minimum of 6 years of relevant experience in:
Military aircraft design criteria and specification to include some or all of;
Automatic Flight Control System hardware, software and integration;
Actuator design, development, test or certification;
Digital Flight Controls System development and integration;
Flight system sensor (angle-of-attack, air data, accelerometers, rate sensors and inceptors) development, test and integration;
And in-service updates of all items listed here.
Proficiency in C/C++, Matlab, and Simulink
Experience gathering and processing information from various sensor types including EO, IR, LADR, IMU, etc.
EOE M/F/Disability/Veterans