Lockheed Martin Sr Field Engineer / IT + Electronics / F-35 Flight Simulator / Global Mobile Training Team (GMTT) / Eglin AFB in Eglin Afb, Florida
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Candidates must have a Final Transferable Secret security clearance, last Periodic Reinvestigation must be within the last five years.
This position is for our LM MST Global Mobile Training Team (GMTT). This position is a rotational position with the current SIM Techs out of Eglin AFB ATC. Position will travel Conus and OConus for up to 89 days to provide site standup training for all of the enterprise F 35 training locations as a SIM Tech which will support the sustainment, maintenance, and operation of F-35 training devices that support the F-35 Global training and operational training centers.
This person will train and/or work:
- Install components and assemblies into chassis, racks, cabinets, workstations, and customer facilities.
- Perform, conduct, and document preventive maintenance checks required for the devices and associated subsystems.
- Update maintenance data collection records and assist with the installation and check-out of modifications to equipment.
- Maintain simulation devices to meet availability specifications.
- Apply technical knowledge to solve complex problems by interpreting design drawings, manuals or simulator documents.
- Assist with installations, testing, and maintenance of F-35 software packages.
- Isolate and report malfunctions and discrepancies to the lowest definable levels.
- Documents and maintain cabling schemes and drawings.
- Establish and perform maintenance programs following company and vendor standards. Additional duties and related responsibilities will be assigned as required.
The successful candidate will work closely with other members of the Lockheed Martin training team on site to fulfill F-35 training objectives. The successful candidate will implement and support Lockheed Martin initiatives, programs and policies as directed. They will comply with site security and access control procedures in accordance with F-35 program and customer procedures. They will sanitize all classified media (circuit cards, disk storage devices, etc.) to the LRU in accordance with established F-35 and customer procedures. The successful candidate must have worked in an environment which required them to interact with multiple functional areas and personnel of a diverse nature.
Basic Qualifications Possess a current Final Secret security clearance with a reinvestigation within the last 5 years.
Possess a current Security+ certification Demonstrated experience managing, operating, and maintaining Pilot Training Devices. Experience leading a small and growing team in a field operations setting. Demonstrated background with problem/incident management. Demonstrated background with hardware / software change management. Excellent interpersonal and communication skills with proven ability to work unsupervised towards program goals. Strong systems engineering background. Ability to obtain and maintain a F-35 Program special access. Willingness to travel (generally < 25% but initially more for familiarization and OJT). Willingness to work a flexible schedule aligned to customer operational needs. Willingness to support deployed operations in support of customer requirements.
Desired skills Experience with F-35 aviation simulator training operations and military training operations. Familiarity with F35 Training System architecture, implementation, and operations. Current F-35 Sim Tech functioning in the same technical role supporting Field Operations at an F-35 site. Must be willing to travel Conus and OConus for a extended period of time up to 89 days.
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Job Location(s): Eglin Air Force Base Florida