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July 5, 2014

Subject Matter Expert Pilots Lockheed Martin US

This subject matter expert (SME) will support Federal Aviation Administration (FAA) NextGen Program research and development initiatives to overhaul our national airspace system and make air travel more safe, convenient and dependable. The position will utilize commercial/airline transport pilot experience to support ongoing research activities in areas of the Reduced Oceanic Separation (ROS), Automatic Dependent Surveillance (ADS-B) In/Out Applications and Blended Airspace projects. This position is based in Rockville Maryland.

The Pilot SME will be expected to:
  • Interface with customers, assess needs and support and deliver on customer requirements. 
  • Provide both operational and technical expertise related to NextGen cockpit technologies and inflight procedures. 
  • Perform research and periodically report on research activities through written reports and verbal presentations. 
  • Support ongoing technical exchange meetings, telecons, and research activities. 
  • Manage day-to-day program requirements including budget, scope and schedule issues. 
  • Maintain technical expertise with related NextGen technologies and activities. 

The preferred location for this position is Rockville, Maryland/ the Washington Metropolitan Area. However, the work may be done virtually from any location within the United States.

Minimum requirements:
  • Commercial/Airline Transport Pilot (ATP) Qualification with active or recent flight experience. 
  • Significant knowledge of FAA NextGen cockpit technologies and procedures 
  • Demonstrated writing and presentation skills

Desired skills:
  • 4 Yr Engineering or Technical Degree 
  • Oceanic flight experience (South Pacific (SOPAC), Gulf of Mexico (GOMEX), West Atlantic (WATRS), North Atlantic (NATS), and Arctic (ARTIC) airspace regions) 
  • Experience with Controller–Pilot Data Link Communications (CPDLC), Automatic Dependent Surveillance (ADS-B/C), and Cockpit Display of Traffic Information (CDTI) technologies. 
  • Experience in B747, A330/340 aircraft 
  • Previous experience contributing to FAA/NASA/DOT Volpe research projects

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As a proof of your professionalism, apply only when you comply with all the requirements and if you have or can obtain a work permit that allows you to be employed in this country.

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