Lockheed Martin Instrumentation Technician Sr in Jupiter, Florida

Description: Sikorsky Aircraft's Development Flight Center (DFC) Instrumentation group is seeking a motivated, high energy, experienced individual to be a Technician Specialist in the instrumentation of flight and ground test assets. Under minimal supervision, candidate will build and install instrumentation/data collection systems for Flight Test Programs which provide the measurements required by the Engineering Department and/or contractual obligations. Candidate will assist in the preparation, installation, check-out and operation of custom instrumentation systems. Other responsibilities include: installation of strain gauges, thermocouples, accelerometers and a variety of other electronic components/sensors, interpret wiring drawings, and troubleshoot equipment, measurement anomalies and construction of harnesses and electrical devices. This assignment will include on-the-job training on ground and flight instrumentation efforts and instrumentation system maintenance. Candidate will also support status and technical meetings as required.

Requires up to 30% travel.

Desired Skills: In addition, the following are preferred attributes for the successful candidate:- Aviation-related work experience is highly desired.- AutoCad software experience is desired.- Experience troubleshooting instrumentation hardware components and sensors is desired.- Familiarization with Electrostatic Discharge safety methods and protocols.- Familiarization with rotary wing instrumentation is desired


The successful candidate shall meet the following requirements:- Minimum of 5 years’ experience- Minimum of 2 years’ experience in the field of flight test instrumentation and/or electronics engineering- Knowledge or experience with installing and replacing strain gauges, accelerometers, and thermocouples.- Familiarity with electronic tools such as multi-meters, oscilloscopes, logic analyzers, etc.- Solder/de-solder experience required. Solder certification to IPC-J-STD-001 is a plus.- Experience reading wiring diagrams and interpreting schematics- Experience with harness builds, connector pin-outs, crimping and cable installation. - Ability to travel up to 30%

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