Lockheed Martin Conventional Weapons Program Manager - Individual Contributor in Fort Worth, Texas

Description: This position performs project management tasks for several concurrent, multi-billion-dollar domestic and international weapons development contracts on all F-35 variants. The position is aligned under the Vice President for F-35 Development and reports to the Weapons Program Management Office management. Oversees and manages the operational aspects of ongoing projects and serves as liaison between project management and planning, project team, and line management. Reviews status of projects and budgets; manages schedules and prepares status reports. Assesses project issues and develops resolutions to meet productivity, quality, and client-satisfaction goals and objectives. Develops mechanisms for monitoring project progress and for intervention and problem solving with project managers, line managers, and clients. This position continuously works with Business Management and Control Account Managers to identify, analyze, and attack earned value performance issues and metrics problems. This position’s fundamental responsibilities are to ensure the correct scope and material are bid into proposals and ensure cost and schedule for existing contracts adhere to government contracted timelines. This project manager will lead all proposals to ensure new scope is baselined, scheduled, and will continuously monitor execution to identify opportunities for improved efficiency and cost reductions. This person will be able to communicate current status and issues to LM Vice Presidents, EVPs and senior international and US government leaders.

This position will require a moderate amount of US & International travel.

***Must be a US Citizen. This position is located at a facility that requires special access.*** This position requires a FINAL Secret Clearance to start.

Basic Qualifications:

- This position requires that the selected candidate possess a Final Secret Clearance to start.

- Bachelor's Degree from an accredited college

- Program or Project Management/Engineering Experience

- Aircraft Weapons Integration Experience

Desired Skills:

Experience working with the F-35 Program or similar fighter program

Fighter Weapons Integration Experience

Flight Test Experience with Fighter or Bomber Aircraft

Excellent Communication Skills – ability to communicate to internal and external senior leadership

Project engineering experience

Program management experience

Earned value management experience

Excellent organization and time management skills

Previous experience with engineering releases and configuration change control is desired



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