Lockheed Martin Aeronautical Engineer Senior Staff//Advanced Programs in Palmdale, California

Lockheed Martin Advanced Development Program

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This position is for the soft-structure IPT lead for the Hybrid Airship Program. The position requires an Airframe Design Engineer to use their technical expertise to develop innovative and ingenious solutions to highly complex technical problems. The candidate will have advanced and thorough knowledge in the field of airship structural design and will have a broad knowledge of all related disciplines. This position will require the successful applicant to act as a technical leader and as a mentor to junior engineers. The candidate will be responsible for leading a team responsible for the layout and detail modeling of airship soft structure, structural assemblies, participation in trade studies, creation and maintenance of interface control drawings, and coordination with other Integrated Product Teams. The candidate will be capable of planning and initiating their own work, and assigning and checking the work of their team members. The candidate should have experience managing suppliers and integration of their components into the airship.

• Must be a US Citizen. Position is located at a facility that requires special access.


Basic Qualifications

Airship Design Experience

Technical leadership experience (Such as Program Management OR Project Management or Integrated Product Team Leadership)

Experience interfacing with suppliers or vendors

Desired skills

Bachelor OR above Degree in a Technical Discipline


Experience with a PLM (Enovia, Teamcenter, Windchill, etc.)

Experience with airship soft structure manufacturing

Experience with GD&T (Geometric Dimensioning and Tolerancing)

Excellent writing and communication skills

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Job Location(s): Palmdale California