Aircraft Flight Manual -SME - 35746 in WPAFB, OH at Alion Science and Technology

Date Posted: 5/11/2021

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Job Description

Alion Science and Technology is seeking an Aircraft Flight Manual Subject Matter Expert to integrate and verify flight manuals and technical data for operational US Air Force aviators and aircrews.  The position requires the ability to apply military and commercial aviation standards and flight operations experience to develop, validate, and approve flight manuals for militarized variants of commercial aircraft. 

Location: Dayton OH


The candidate will elicit consistent and accurate inputs from multiple sources including aircraft and subsystem original equipment manufacturers, military aircrews, and functional specialists across a wide range of disciplines including engineers, maintainers, logisticians, and radar/communications system experts.  The candidate will work closely and autonomously with our Air Force customer and end-users, which requires professionalism and strong communication skills. 


  • The successful candidate must have at minimum of a Bachelors’ Degree in a relevant curriculum, and have at least ten years of experience in DoD and/or commercial flight operations as pilot or aircrew. 
  • Familiarity with joint service technical order publication processes is a definite advantage. 
  • Pilot with 10+ years military and/or commercial flight ops experience
  • Experience writing, editing, reviewing, and/or updating flight manuals for aviators and aircrews
  • Project management experience in planning, budgeting, and executing within budget & schedule
  • Familiarity with DoD processes for validating, publishing, and maintaining flight manuals
  • Familiarity with Federal Aviation Regulations and military aviation operations
  • Experience collaborating with multi-disciplinary teams to address issues related to manufacturing, maintenance, engineering and, safety.
  • Minimum SECRET clearance is required


  • DAWIA certification in applicable discipline
  • Top secret clearance

Security Clearance: Secret

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