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Mission Planner: USAF F-35 Squadron

Company: JT4, LLC
Location: Lancaster
Posted on: March 9, 2023

Job Description:

JT4 is hiring a Mission Planner-F35 for their Edwards AFB located in California .

Perform F-35 Mission Support System (MSS) mission planning & mission data duties for the U.S. Air Force F-35 Fighter Squadron at Edwards AFB. Operate and maintain F-35 MSS mission planning product suite. Provide support, assistance and guidance to squadron weapons officer in establishing and maintaining F-35 mission data sensor scenarios. Assist F-35 pilots with operational mission planning and post-mission debrief support. Interface daily with F-35 pilots and frequently with F-35 maintenance personnel. May be required to work flexible schedule of odd hours, nights, or weekends in support of flying operations. Must be a US Citizen. This position is located at a facility that requires special access.

Job Responsibilities:

Supporting actual mission planning for F35 test missions.

Assessing MP updates/changes/fixes.

Installing and assessing test software.

Maintaining system and s/w.

Coordinating Authorizations to Operate (ATOs)and hardware upgrades.

Attending dem evals, FQTs, etc.

Building relationships across organizations.

Providing inputs to SPO, OT, and contractor.

Attending tests; local, OT at Nellis, Red flags, orange flags.

Interpreting requirements.


B.A. or B.S. degree or extensive mission planning experience.

Experience with Microsoft Office Suite.

Secret Clearance, SAP eligible.

Ability to effectively communicate (both verbal and written) and work as part of a team.

3+ years of experience in Mission planningwith aircraft or weapon systems.

Knowledge of basic troubleshooting computer hardware/software equipment.

Desired Requirements:

Prior military experience.

Prior experience with F-35 mission planning or F-35 avionics/sensors.

Test experience (plan/provision/execute/analyze/report).

Experience with training or teaching.

Flight experience.

Experience with the following planning software: Portable Flight Planning Software, Joint Mission Planning System, Common Sensor Planner, AFMSS, Omniview, Enterprise Collection Planner, and/or Combat Flight Planning Software.

Experience with web-based flight planning (i.e., etc.).

CompTIA Security + certification otherwise, ability to obtain certification within 6 months upon hiring.

Keywords: JT4, LLC, Lancaster , Mission Planner: USAF F-35 Squadron, Other , Lancaster, California

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