Triton Naval Flight Officer (NFO) with Security Clearance

Lexington Park, Maryland
May 18, 2024
May 24, 2024
Safety / Security
Position Type
Full Time
Organization Type
Corporate, Other Corporate
Triton Naval Flight Officer (NFO) KBR Is seeking a Naval Flight Officer (NCO) to join our Team. This position supports tasking at the Naval Air Warfare Center, VX-20, Triton ITT at Patuxent River, MD. Role and Responsibilities: Perform Unmanned Aerial Vehicle (UAV) Tactical Coordinator (TACCO) functions during developmental test and operational flight of Unmanned Aircraft supporting the Maritime Patrol Reconnaissance Aircraft community in developing the doctrine, the concepts of operations (CONOPS), and the tactics, techniques, and procedures (TTPs) needed to integrate future UAS into routine worldwide Fleet operations.
Supports mission planning, develop test procedures, conduct mission systems lab, ground, and flight testing, perform data analysis, and prepare test reports.
Testing will be accomplished at NAWCAD Patuxent River MD, and at other contractor and DoD facilities and could include test card development, flight briefings, test execution, post event support, test reporting and deficiency reporting.
Plan and execute tests in accordance with FAA and ICAO procedures and prepare flight test documentation. Coordinate and assist in the execution of ground and flight test events.
Works in a rapidly changing developmental flight test environment. Basic Qualifications: Requires a Bachelor of Science degree plus 10 or more years of relevant experience.
A minimum of 1500 total flight hours in fixed/rotary/unmanned aircraft.
A minimum of 100 hours in UAS Group 4/5 aircraft.
Must be able to maintain a FAA Class II medical certificate.
Previous designation as a Mission Commander in P-3/EP-3, P-8, E-2, or S-3 required.
A Top-Secret Clearance is required. Applicant selected will be subject to a government security investigation and must meet eligibility requirements for access to classified information. Applicant must be eligible for and obtain a TS/SCI clearance.
Must be able to work in a rapidly changing developmental flight test environment. Preferred Skills: 8 years of flight experience with 4 years of flight test experience.
Experience in persistent surveillance and C4ISR operations, exercise creation and execution, broad area surveillance conceptual planning.
Fleet exercise officer and/or mission planning expertise. Contract requirements regarding education and experience will prevail. KBR is an equal opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, disability, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, age, national origin, veteran status, genetic information, union status and/or beliefs, or any other characteristic protected by federal, state, or local law.