Project Engineer

Employer
UNIVERSITY OF MARYLAND
Location
THIS POSITION IS LOCATED IN SOUTHERN MARYLAND
Posted
May 08, 2018
Closes
Jun 12, 2018
Function
Engineer
Hours
Full Time

STAFF POSITION AVAILABLE

UNIVERSITY OF MARYLAND

UMD UAS TEST SITE

THIS POSITION IS LOCATED IN SOUTHERN MARYLAND. The Department of Aerospace Engineering at the University of Maryland, College Park (http://www.aero.umd.edu) is seeking highly qualified candidates for a Project Engineer position supporting the UMD Unmanned Aircraft Systems (UAS) Test Site in Southern Maryland. This position is responsible for supporting all field operations including the airworthiness review and maintenance of all systems, data collection and storage, sensor and hardware/software integration and other support areas assigned in support of Test Site requirements. Additionally, the Project Engineer serves as a Visual Observer (VO) and Aviation Safety Officer (ASO) for UAS Operations.

Candidates with the requisite skills, demonstrate technical expertise, creativity and leadership are sought to serve as a Project Engineer for the UAS Test Site.

Under the direction of the Dept. of Aerospace Engineering, the UMD UAS Test Site leverages the capabilities of the people and infrastructure in Southern Maryland and the University of System of Maryland for technical and policy issues associated with UAS. The UAS Test Site offers a collaborative approach to applying advanced capabilities to meet the challenges facing the UAS industry.

For best consideration, applications should be submitted online by May 25, 2018. LINK TO POSTING: https://ejobs.umd.edu/postings/59819

Information on the Department is available at the following website: www.aero.umd.edu.

The University of Maryland, College Park, an equal opportunity/affirmative action employer, complies with all applicable federal and state laws and regulations regarding nondiscrimination and affirmative action; all qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment. The University is committed to a policy of equal opportunity for all persons and does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, religion, sex, national origin, physical or mental disability, protected veteran status, age, gender identity or expression, sexual orientation, creed, marital status, political affiliation, personal appearance, or on the basis of rights secured by the First Amendment, in all aspects of employment, educational programs and activities, and admissions.

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