Lab Test Engineer Technical Specialist I

Date: Feb 12, 2024

Location: Savannah, GA, US

Company: Gulfstream Aerospace Corporation

Lab Test Engineer Technical Specialist I in  GAC Savannah

Unique Skills:

Desired Skills/Experience

  • Experience in systems engineering, specifically: requirements gathering & decomposition, V&V, and configuration management
  • Experience conducting Lab or Flight tests in highly integrated and complex aircraft/aerospace systems including creating test plans & cards, and facilitating Test Readiness Reviews (TRRs)
    • Systems of particular importance: Avionics (AHRS, Air Data, ADS-B, ComNav, CVR/FDR, EGPWF, FMS, HUD/EVS, SATCOM, etc), Electrical Power, Flight Controls (Flight Dynamics and Fly-by-wire actuation systems), and Human Factors
  • General aircraft/aerospace system knowledge including but not limited to:
    • Aircraft data transfer standards/protocols (A249, A664, A717, ASCB, etc…)
    • Comprehending aircraft electrical schematics
    • Highly integrated system troubleshooting in support of complex system development
  • FAA/EASA/ODA Aircraft Certification Process - guidelines (ARP4754, DO178), certification plans, test plans, certification/test reports, aircraft conformity, etc
  • Test Article Configuration Control Document experience highly preferred
  • Development and continuous improvement of engineering processes in the manufacturing, testing, or certification domain
  • Real-time simulations (HWIL)
    • Comprehensive understanding of graphical programming of multidomain dynamical systems (e.g. – Simulink or similar)
  • Strong problem-solving skills involving many stakeholders and various integrated systems
  • Confident in challenging the status quo in an effort to improve efficiency
  • Pilot’s certificate or flight training experience



Education and Experience Requirements

Bachelor's Degree required or equivalent combination of education and experience sufficient to successfully perform the essential functions of the job. 5 ys in specific technical discipline or 10 yrs broad eng experience in several technical disciplines with Bachelors. Experience credit considered for related adv degrees limited to 2 yrs for Masters, 4 yrs for PhD in fields applicable to this job.

Position Purpose:

Assists with the planning, coordination, performance of design, analysis and liaison engineering supporting the development and production of Gulfstream products and services

Job Description

Principle Duties and Responsibilities:

Essential Functions:
  1. Contributes to planning, developing and coordinating of important engineering projects .
  2. Provides specialized technical assistance to team members .
  3. Uses advanced techniques and modified extension of theories to provide technical solutions to a wide range of difficult problems .
  4. Determines and develops own approach to solutions within schedule and cost objectives .
  5. Works under limited supervision; work should only be required. to be reviewed for accuracy and consistency with meeting overall objectives .
  6. Acts as liaison with representatives outside of the assigned group/area .

Additional Functions:
  1. Actively works to improve daily processes and ensures all work meets customer requirements .
  2. Maintains a current knowledge of developments in the field of specialty and/or other related aircraft fields in order to recommend innovations to improve quality and effectiveness of company product .

Perform other duties as assigned.

Other Requirements:
  1. Advanced degree in engineering related field preferred.
  2. The level of technical skill and abilities appropriate for this grade will be established by each discipline.

Additional Information

Requisition Number: 218192

Category: Engineering

Percentage of Travel: Up to 25%

Shift: First

Employment Type: Full-time

Posting End Date: 02/29/2024 


Equal Opportunity Employer/Veterans/Disabled.



Gulfstream does not provide work visa sponsorship for this position, unless the applicant is a currently sponsored Gulfstream employee.


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