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Job #: R-00010237
Location: King Of Prussia, PA
Category: Aerospace Engineering
Schedule (FT/PT): Full time
Travel Required: Yes, 25% of the time
Shift: Day
Potential for Telework: No
Clearance Required: Top Secret
Referral Eligibility: Eligible
Group: Leidos Innovations Center (LInC)

Job Description:

Leidos is seeking a Wind Tunnel Test Engineer to work in either King of Prussia, PA or Shalimar, FL. The selected candidate will perform wind tunnel testing for hypersonic aerodynamics, aerothermodynamics, evaluation of thermal protection systems, and thermal response. Activities will include wind tunnel test planning, model procurement, instrumentation design, test conduct, test analysis, and reporting.

Primary Responsibilities:
Perform tunnel test planning, model procurement, instrumentation design, test conduct, test analysis, and reporting. Interact with engineers from the prime contractor and subcontractors, and government wind tunnel test personnel, and program management personnel.

Basic Qualifications
Requires a Master's degree and  6 years' experience or a Ph.D. degree and  2 years' experience in Aerospace, Mechanical or similar engineering discipline.

Preferred Qualifications
Demonstrated experience with high temperature materials and thermal response instrumentation. Knowledge of optical flowfield diagnostic test approaches. Experience with arc jet testing is a plus. Experience with government Test Readiness Reviews.


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Leidos is a Fortune 500® information technology, engineering, and science solutions and services leader working to solve the world's toughest challenges in the defense, intelligence, homeland security, civil, and health markets. The company's 32,000 employees support vital missions for government and commercial customers. Headquartered in Reston, Virginia, Leidos reported annual revenues of approximately $10.19 billion for the fiscal year ended December 28, 2018. For more information, visit .

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