Job Title:Aerospace Engineer, AST Research Pilot
Department:National Aeronautics and Space Administration
Agency:Dryden Flight Research Center
Job Announcement Number:DF13C0024
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|$107,701.00 to $155,500.00 / Per Year|
|Wednesday, May 15, 2013 to Monday, June 03, 2013|
SERIES & GRADE:
|Full Time - Permanent|
|1 vacancy in the following location:|
Edwards AFB, CAView Map
WHO MAY APPLY:
|Open to current Federal employees serving on a career or career-conditional appointment, former Federal employees eligible for reinstatement, or those eligible for non-competitive appointment under special authorities. NASA term employees with term conversion eligibility under P.L. 108-201 may also apply. Veterans who are preference eligibles or who have been separated from the armed forces under honorable conditions after 3 or more years of continuous active service may apply.|
NASA, the world's leader in space and aeronautics is always seeking outstanding scientists, engineers, and other talented professionals to carry forward the great discovery process that its mission demands. Creativity. Ambition. Teamwork. A sense of daring. And a probing mind. That's what it takes to join NASA, one of the best places to work in the Federal Government.
This position pilots Uninhabited Air Vehicles (UAVs) aircraft used in research, development, and test programs, evaluating test parameters, performing flight and/or ground simulations of advanced missions and aircraft, and participating in the development, design, testing, evaluation, and reporting on new aircraft concepts and new advanced aircraft systems. The work may include piloting prototype research and development aircraft, serving as an instructor pilot, or providing real-time aircraft support to missions.
THIS ANNOUNCEMENT HAS BEEN AMENDED TO EXTEND THE CLOSING DATE.
Successful completion of a security investigation leading to a secret (or top secret) clearance will be required.
Occasional travel may be required.
As identical vacancies are identified, additional selections may be made.
- Position subject to a pre-employment drug test
- Position subject to random drug testing
- This is a drug-testing designated position
- Selectee must complete a financial disclosure statement
- Successful completion of a security investigation will be required