Test Pilot IV pilots model aircraft to ensure compliance with federal regulations and product specifications. Ensures operational functionality and pilot and passenger safety. Being a Test Pilot IV recommends changes to cockpit or aircraft to better meet the pilot's needs or to improve flight. Performs tests and maneuvers as developed by engineers. Additionally, Test Pilot IV coordinates flight operations efforts. May pilot demonstrations for officials or customers. Requires a bachelor's degree. Typically reports to a manager. Requires Pilot license. Test Pilot IV is a specialist on complex technical and business matters. Work is highly independent. May assume a team lead role for the work group. To be a Test Pilot IV typically requires 7+ years of related experience.