Lockheed Martin Systems Engineer Senior Staff//Advanced Programs in Fort Worth, Texas
Skunk Works Lockheed Martin Advanced Development Program
As a primary member of the Airborne High Energy Laser (HEL) team, candidate will manage technology, platform integration, and demo projects with DoD customers focusing on tactical airborne DE market. Candidate must have demonstrated program management and technical leadership skills as evidenced by exceptional performance metrics and be capable of leading high-performance teams. Candidate must have strong self-motivation with a systems-engineering-based approach for the development of program proposals, planning and execution. Successful candidate will be involved in the management of program cost, schedule, and technical performance. The candidate will be required to pursue new business with the ability to grow and maintain positive customer relationships.
Candidate responsibilities will span the program development lifecycle, including generating cost estimates, creating schedules, supporting reviews and reporting to senior leadership. The candidate will be required to develop statements of work, manage subcontractors and ensure program objectives are being met. The candidate is expected to leverage the developments on other platforms and grow the tactical airborne market through the capture of Contracted Research and Development.
The selected applicant will be a member of a high-performing multi-site team and must be self-motivated with a strong work ethic, time-management, and interpersonal skills. The successful candidate must demonstrate effective communication and presentation skills as the position will require frequent internal interactions with senior leadership, project leads, and engineers, as well as senior customers and their leadership. The ability to travel for team interaction and integration and test activities is required.
Must be a US Citizen . This position is located at a facility that requires special access.
Basic Qualifications Bachelor's OR Above Degree in a Engineering Technical Discipline Experience generating Statements of Work (SOW) Program or Project Management experience Experienced with Systems Engineering
Desired skills Subcontract Management experience Engineering Degree or equivalent experience in Mechanical, Electrical or Aerospace Engineering Experience with High Energy Laser (HEL) technology and projects Basic understanding of optics, lasers, heat transfer, beam control/steering in the HEL domain Good Communication Skills Team leadership and organizational Air Platform integration Pursuit and capture experience with Contract Research and Development Demonstrated communication skills with both customers and management Experience with presentations at senior customer levels Background working with suppliers Proposal writing experience Background with system/platform integration (component integration)
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Job Location(s): Fort Worth Texas