L3 Technologies Test Director PMATS in Arlington, Texas

Test Director PMATS


This position works in the Systems Engineering department and is not a Director level position.


Link Training & Simulation is seeking an experienced Test Director to provide technical expertise for the testing, verification, and validation total training systems solutions used in military flight and maintenance training systems.


  • Participate in all phases of system design, including requirements definition for RPA programs

  • Subject Matter Experts (SME) in RPA

  • Manages Hardware & software system integration

  • Conducts mission environment testing

  • Lead all test effort; system tests, acceptance tests, configuration, scheduling, and customer interface

  • Write test plans, conduct tests, document results, and ensure discrepancy resolution

  • Manages discrepancy review boards



  • Associate of Science degree, prefer Bachelor's in Computer Science or related discipline, or equivalent

  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills

  • Good analytical skills

  • Experience interfacing with customers and end users

  • Ability to explain technical concerns to customer

  • Ability to lead a team of engineers

  • Self-motivated to address, evaluate, and if necessary, correct testing concerns

  • Knowledge of aircraft systems and the associated environment

  • Organizational skills and integrity to run a rigorous test program while holding to the contractual requirements

  • RPA experience, or knowledge of aircraft systems and the associated environment on MQ-1/9 platform

  • Ability to work weekends and off-shifts as required

  • Ability to travel to site for installs and upgrades

  • DoD Secret Clearance is required or be able to obtain one

Additional Desired Qualifications and Experience

  • Aviation industry experience

  • Experience in use of simulation training devices and products

  • Test experience

  • Demonstrated experience developing long-term business relationships with the customer or end user community

  • Monitor and control testing aspects of the program for cost, schedule and technical issues

  • PMATS console experience

L3 Link Training & Simulation is a world leader in providing platform operators and maintainers with total training solutions that improve training effectiveness and efficiency and lower life-cycle costs in a secure cyber environment. L3 Link’s innovative solutions provide a full spectrum of state-of-the-art training technologies, including high-fidelity immersive simulations, as well as distributed academic and interactive courseware. The company, headquartered in Arlington, Texas, has delivered military and commercial training systems to customer locations throughout North America, Europe, Asia, the Middle East and the Pacific Rim.

Headquartered in New York City, L3 Technologies employs approximately 31,000 people worldwide and is a leading provider of a broad range of communication, electronic and sensor systems used on military, homeland security and commercial platforms. L3 is also a prime contractor in aerospace systems, security and detection systems, and pilot training. The company reported 2017 sales of $9.6 billion.

Equal Opportunity Employer – minorities / females / veterans / individuals with disabilities / sexual orientation / gender identity

Job Engineering-Systems

Primary Location USA-Texas-Arlington

US Security Clearance Required: Secret

Schedule: Full-time

Shift: Day - 1st

Travel: Yes, 10 % of the Time

Organization: Division - Link Training & Simulation-21000004

Job Level: Individual Contributor

Job Posting: Apr 3, 2018, 11:35:31 AM

Req ID: 097320