Lockheed Martin Aeronautical Engineer Senior Staff in Palmdale, California

This position requires the candidate to use their technical expertise to design, develop and test hybrid airship subsystem installations. Subsystems to be installed may include avionics, batteries, fuel systems, environmental control systems, gear boxes, electric actuators, and mechanisms. The candidate will apply his or her understanding of the technical principles of structural design toward the solution of technical problems. The candidate will create 3-D models of aircraft systems installations, assemblies, and details using CATIA.

The candidate will also perform analysis, conduct trade studies, conduct tests, create performance specifications, statements of work, and interface control documents. The candidate will function in a leadership role, act as advisor to management and customers, serve as the prime technical contact and coordinate with internal and external team members.

Must be a US Citizen, position is located at a facility that requires special access.

Basic Qualifications

Bachelor degree in an engineering technical discipline.

14 years experience in aerospace or structure design, or 12 years of experience with a related Masters degree.

Experience with CATIA, Pro Engineer, Unigraphics or equivalent CAD tool.

Desired skills

Experience with CATIA V5.

Experience with metallic and composite design.

Experience with mechanism design.

Experience with gear box design.

Experience with hand stress analysis for initial part layout.

Experience with GD&T (Geometric Dimensioning and Tolerancing).

Experience with Product Data Management software.

Excellent writing and communication skills.

As a leading technology innovation company, Lockheed Martin’s team of 113,000 people works with partners around the world to bring proven performance to our customers’ toughest challenges. Lockheed Martin has employees based in all 50 states and more than 570 facilities that span 70 countries.

Join us at Lockheed Martin, where we’re engineering a better tomorrow.

Lockheed Martin is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, age, protected veteran status, or disability status.

Job Location(s): Palmdale California