Aircraft Modification Subject Matter Experts

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Aircraft Modification Subject Matter Experts

STS Technincal Services

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STS Technical Services

Aircraft Modification Subject Matter Expert Jobs

STS Technical Services is hiring Aircraft Modification Subject Matter Experts in Oklahoma City, Oklahoma.

Position Overview:

The Aircraft Modification Subject Matter Expert (SME) to provide independent advice and assessment of the readiness of the aircraft to commence flight test with particular emphasis on the structural modifications.

Job Duties:

  • The approval of all aspects of design will be undertaken by Unit Members (UMs) working within the ODA and the candidate will assist client in understanding feedback from the UMs and developing responses if appropriate. The ultimate approval of all these items will remain the responsibility of the delegated UMs.
  • The intent of this assessment is to provide the client with sufficient confidence to support the determination that the aircraft is safe for experimental flight and that there is a clear path to ultimate certification of the aircraft.
  • Assist the Program Management and Engineering teams in understanding information provided by FA, Ums or the FAA and formulating appropriate responses
  • Assist in the decision making processing through engineering reviews and Configuration Control Board meetings
  • Overall independent structures assessment and , ultimately, a recommendation to the client on the aircraft’s readiness to begin experimental flight test
  • The assessment will consider all stress reports, including comments and concerns identified by prior reviews from the clients ODA UM’s. Where appropriate will provide rationale for any areas of differing opinions and attempt to adjudicate the specific concerns as it applies to experimental flight test
  • Will work with existing ODA Ums who have taken positions on stress reports under review. All parties agree to work to minimize this interaction as the Structures UM will be reviewing reports for certification (and not experimental flight) acceptability.
  • Work together to define a plan of specific activities over the period of performance. Day-to-day direction in execution of the plan will be provided by candidate who will also be the point of contact to facilitate the provision of information required to complete this task

Essential Qualifications:

  • 10+ years of Structural Aircraft Modification experience
  • Experience with getting aircraft through FAA approval from design to first flight test for special mission aircraft
  • Negotiation experience
  • FAA STC knowledge and experience
  • Gulfstream experience a plus
  • Ability to work OT as needed
  • Ability to travel if required

About STS Technical Services:

STS Technical Services is a Top 100 Staffing Firm that’s partnered with some of the largest names in the aerospace, manufacturing, defense and industrial industries.

Our professional recruitment teams put talented individuals to work at client locations all over the world, and we have hundreds of exciting career opportunities for you to explore!

If you want to speak to a Recruiting Professional directly, call 1-800-359-4787.

STS Technical Services is an equal opportunity employer.


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