Senior Engineer, Flight Test Management

Location: Washington State, USA and Japan, Asia

The primary work location will be in Japan. However, engineers maybe requested to relocate to Washington State, USA where aircraft flight testing is performed. Basic work scope is to lead the development and finalization of the aircraft design, compliant to all applicable requirements. The responsible Engineer will work the activities of Flight test management. This will include interfacing with all other aircraft functions and engineering teams to coordinate and obtain the approval of any task assigned contributing to the aircraft Flight test development and Certification. Work as team in a multi-cultural and an international working environments in Japan Headquarter. Japanese Language skill is not required.

Essential Requirements:

  • Bachelors Degree in Engineering Technical Aviation with 5 years. aviation related experience, or
    5+ years in an aviation engineering organization Aerospace or Aircraft Systems Engineering
  • Must have excellent written and verbal communication skills in English
  • Ability to utilize interpersonal and communication techniques, working in a team environment, dealing with a wide variety of personalities and communication styles
  • Ability to identify potential issues with machinery development, manufacturing processes or parts
  • Needs the ability to develop, plan and implement short and long term goal
  • Ability to adapt to change


  • Have understanding on overall aircraft development (e.g. maintenance engineer, mechanics), preferred to build/plan overall flight test schedule
  • Have experience as a flight test engineer /support engineer/coordinator, especially experience of CAT1 or CAT2 for the Certification
  • 10-15 year work experience in aerospace industry is preferred
  • Understand what is needed to prepare for each flight test to be completed

  • Location: Asia
  • Categories: Engineer
  • Contract Type: Full Time

Mike Lott

Contact Information
  • Call: (904) 264-0097
  • Fax: (904) 264-0230

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