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Senior/ Principal Flight Controls Engineer- Eglin Air Force Base

Odyssey Systems Consulting Group.

Position: Flight Controls Engineer (Senior/Principal)

Location: Eglin Air Force Base, Northwest Florida. 

Company Information: Odyssey Systems Consulting Group is a premier defense and government contractor that supports clients all over the world. We are proud of our dynamic company culture as well as our competitive compensation, benefits, and development opportunities.

Here at Odyssey, we are always looking for outstanding candidates to join our team. Our Armament Core Competencies include:

  • Acquisition & Program Management
  • Operational Support
  • Engineering
  • Testing
  • Cybersecurity
  • Training


Job Description: Odyssey Systems is proud to be the prime contractor providing support to the Air Force Armament Directorate located on Eglin Air Force Base, in Northwest Florida.  The Armament Directorate develops, tests, fields and sustains the Air Force’s preeminent family of air launched weapons and ammunition, to include sophisticated air-to-air, point-to-point air-to-ground, multi-seeker long range air to ground, and weapons for hardened and deeply buried targets.

This job provides support to the Nuclear Weapons Center division responsible for developing the next generation cruise missile.



  • Participate in Trade Studies for Guidance Navigation and Control Subsystems. 
  • Assist the Government in assessing GN&C concepts, preliminary designs and allocated baselines.
  • Assist the Government in assessing the performance predictions of the cruise missile concepts and preliminary designs
  • Assist the Government in assessing the strengths and risks of the GN&C approaches.

Minimum Requirements:

  • US Citizen
  • Current Top Secret Security Clearance, background investigation within last five years
  • Able to work effectively on their own or as part of a team
  • Able to rent/operate rental cars
  • Able to work flexible and varied hours
  • Masters of Science in Engineering with at least 15 years of relevant experience
  • Effectiveness with both verbal and written communication
  • Experience needed with air vehicles like aircraft/UAVs, weapons (missiles, guided bombs, etc), or space launch vehicles in the areas of flight controls design and analysis, integrated guidance and controls design and analysis

Additional Information: 

  • Temporary Travel Required
  • All Qualified Candidates will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, disability, or status as a Vietnam-era or special disabled veteran. 

Please send CV/ Resumes to: 

Michael Ross michaelross@odysseyconsult.com

Note: Include reference to SFTE in the email. 

Flight Test Engineer- Seville, Spain

Requesting Organization and Location: Atexis, Spain SL – Location: Seville, Airbus D&S FTC http://www.atexis.eu

Job Title: A400M Flight Test Engineer

Brief Job Description:

  • Planning for a specific flight test phase and preparing the test plans.
  • Ensure the sensors and recording systems are installed for required data parameters.
  • Responsible for the safety of the test flying and for the overall analysis of the data acquired during a test flight.
  • Issue of the final flight test report, documenting the results of a specific flight test phase.

Qualifications: Flight Test Engineer qualification (official certification) + Engineering degree.

Additional Preferences: 

  • At least 5+ years experience in Flight Test environment
  • Previous experience with A400M or any other transport aircraft
  • Fluent in English

- Need Date: asap

Salary Range (Optional): TBC with the candidate

Point of Contact Information:

           Daria Uracchi                                                                                               Reyes Flores García

           daria.d.uracchi.external@airbus.com                                                     reyes.flores@atexis.eu

           +34 955 423 096 (from 7:00 to 15:00)                                                   +34 954 047 532 (from 7:00 to 15:00)

We would be pleased to receive the CV of potential candidates and answer to any further questions or concerns.


Best Regards. 

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