Also called: Aerospace Engineer, Flight Test Engineer, Design Engineer, Systems Engineer
In the Air Force: Developmental Engineer, Aeronautical; Developmental Engineer, Astronautical; Developmental Engineer, Flight Test
In the Coast Guard: Aviation Engineering Administration; RL - Aerospace Engineering; RL - Aerospace Engineering Duty Officer - Aerospace Engineering; RL - Aerospace Engineering Duty Officer - Aviation Maintenance; RL - Engineering Duty Officer - Ship Engineering
In the Marine Corps: Aeronautical Engineer
In the Navy: Aerodynamics Engineering Officer; Aeronautical Engineering Officer, Aircraft Mechanical, Electronic, Electrical and Safety Equipment; Aircraft Armament Development Officer; Aircraft/Guided Missile Engine Project Officer; Aviation Maintenance Engineering Officer; RL - Aerospace Engineering; RL - Aerospace Engineering Duty Officer - Aerospace Engineering; RL - Aerospace Engineering Duty Officer - Aviation Maintenance; Space Projects Technologist; Space Requirements Analyst
- Direct or coordinate activities of engineering or technical personnel involved in designing, fabricating, modifying, or testing of aircraft or aerospace products.
- Formulate conceptual design of aeronautical or aerospace products or systems to meet customer requirements.
- Plan or coordinate activities concerned with investigating and resolving customers' reports of technical problems with aircraft or aerospace vehicles.
Engineering and Technology
Math and Science
Arts and Humanities
Manufactured or Agricultural Goods
People and Technology Systems
Ideas and Logic
People interested in this work like activities that include ideas, thinking, and figuring things out.
They do well at jobs that need:
You might use software like this on the job:
Analytical or scientific software
Development environment software
Computer aided design CAD software
New job opportunities are less likely in the future.
per year, on average
This work is part of the green economy.