What We Do

AMERICAN SYSTEMS is a government services contractor focused on delivering valued services to our customers in areas of National Priority...that is keeping our nation and its citizens safe from all enemies, both foreign and domestic.
We know what's at stake.
Testing our Next Generation of Fighter Aircraft


AMERICAN SYSTEMS is currently supporting F-35 Joint Strike Fighter Operational Test, and is seeking former/current Fighter or Bomber Pilots/WSOs and EWOs for this mission. The positions are supporting the JSF Operational Test Team (JOTT). This is a great opportunity to be on the cutting edge of our country's next generation of fighter aircraft. Read our "Postcard from Edwards AFB."

Relocation Assistance is Available for Qualified Candidates

We are currently seeking highly-qualified professionals for the following position:

F-35 Fighter Effectiveness Analyst
F-35 Suitability Analyst/Programmer
F-35 Senior Engineer/Test Analyst

About The F-35: The F-35 brings cutting-edge technologies to the battlespace of the future. The JSF's advanced airframe, autonomic logistics, avionics, propulsion systems, Low Observable technology combined with increased firepower will ensure that the F-35 is the most affordable, lethal, supportable and survivable aircraft ever to be used by so many warfighters across the globe.

About the job:  As an Effectiveness Analyst, you will have the opportunity to work within a multi-national / multi-service team to create and execute the initial F-35 operational test plan.  You will be involved in the latest 5th generation tactics development and the most complex operational test to date.  You will be helping future generations of warfighters!

About the Area:
The local community around Edwards AFB is made up of Palmdale/Lancaster (urban desert) and Tehachapi (rural mountain), all with an abundance of sunshine and good weather. The area has affordable housing and minimal traffic for daily commuting, with access to larger population centers and outdoor activities on weekends. California offers attractive veterans benefits, including free college tuition for dependents of disabled veterans.

Within easy reach of Edwards are some of the nation's best natural attractions and premier vacation getaway destinations.

Activities and Attractions

  • Yosemite and Sequoia National Parks
  • World acclaimed theme parks and attractions
  • Mountain biking and off-road four-wheeling
  • Hiking and camping
  • Golfing- high desert and coastal, beginners to PGA
  • World-class ski resort and vacation destinations: Mammoth Mountain, Snow Summit, Mount Baldy and Big Bear Lake
  • Beaches/Surfing/Sailing
  • National music acts, concerts and entertainment

About AMERICAN SYSTEMS:  AMERICAN SYSTEMS is one of the top 100 employee-owned companies in the United States. Employer Ownership means that at AMERICAN SYSTEMS, we treat each other with respect. Every member of our team has a vested interest and benefits from MISSION SUCCESS. We all have the same goals – particularly in service to our nation's Warfighters; providing, team-focused, mission-essential support in challenging environments. Being truly effective means pushing beyond basic requirements. We build skilled and committed teams of experts. We conduct our work with a sense of purpose; loyal to the mission, our clients, each other and to the long-term success of the company.

Come join our company and contribute to the largest acquisition program in DoD history and help shape the deployment of the next generation Fighter for future warfighters literally across the globe!!