Lockheed Martin Subsystem - Environmental Control System & Life Support System Design Senior Engineer in Bethesda, Maryland
Become part of our team as an in-country Environmental Control System (ECS) and Life Support System senior engineer for KF-X. This position is for engineering technical assistance to Korea Aerospace Industries (KAI) on the KF-X development program. KF-X is a South Korean program to develop an advanced multirole fighter for the Republic of Korea Air Force. This position will report to the Subsystems Lead, will be located in Sacheon, South Korea, and will commence in-country in the third quarter of 2016. The KF-X program is seeking a person with extensive ECS and Life Support System experience to serve as a primary point of contact for advising KAI engineers during configuration development. The successful candidate will provide technical advice (to include training, guidance, support, and development assistance) to KAI engineers while guiding concept development through the appropriate application of analysis methodologies, ground test, and flight test to achieve a balanced design solution that meets customer needs. In addition to strong technical skills the candidate should have a track record of success working in diverse groups where attention to the customer is paramount. The selected candidate will have high proficiency in ECS and Life Support System design and a good working knowledge of related engineering disciplines. Tasks shall include, but not be limited to, providing subject matter expert guidance, training and mentoring to the customer for the following: • Subsystem definition, design, and requirements, including performance and specification requirements • Hardware and software interface control documentation developed and defined between aircraft systems • System architecture trade studies • System modeling and analysis approach • Components definition and design requirements • Installation layouts and requirements • Drawing release • Supplier management plans and design development source data • Installation and system performance verification • Other tasks as required Upon selection candidates will receive details of the long term benefits package associated with this international assignment.
Basic Qualifications • Bachelors degree from accredited college in an engineering discipline with 9+ years of experience in ECS and Life Support System Design • Experience with aircraft utilities and subsystem design • Experience applying Systems Engineering principles, theories and concepts • Experience mentoring and training other engineers • Experience working on diverse engineering teams • Experience with military or government programs • US Citizen or legally authorized to work in US as a permanent resident. This position is located at a facility that requires special access. • Ability to relocate internationally
Desired skills • Experience with new aircraft design and development • Experience working with international customers • Experience with Export Control Compliance • Experience with communicating cross-functionally • Exceptional interpersonal skills • Experience working in or with the Korean government or culture
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Job Location(s): Bethesda Maryland