Lockheed Martin Component Engineer Associate in Huntsville, Alabama

Description: As a Component Engineer at Lockheed Martin Space, you’ll have an opportunity to create a better world every day. Your tasks may include selecting parts on new designs that will help defend our country, hands-on manufacturing of the next satellite, or providing oversight to an extensive supply chain providing products critical to Mission Success. Our Component Engineers routinely work on a broad range of programs and projects - each geared to critical human needs. Whatever your assignment, you’ll use your education and experience to take on formidable challenges. Meanwhile, you can rely on the resources of a global technology leader to back the kind of innovation that has characterized our historic breakthroughs.

So take on what’s never been done before. Become a Lockheed Martin Component Engineer. You are meant to solve the hardest challenges and make a difference!

Parts, Materials and Processes (PMP) technical engineering assignment. Participates in the selection, qualification, testing, and failure analysis of electronic, electrical, electromechanical (EEE) and mechanical devices/parts. Will engage in engineering configuration control, standardization, and reviewing and evaluating EEE parts documentation such as procurement specifications and test data. Successful candidate may perform a variety of duties for the PMP Standardization group; Assignments will include Research, Validation and Maintenance of data in the relevant databases and design tools for PMP commodities and specifications used on engineering drawings; address technical evaluation of manufacturing and Parts issues/concerns; Point of Contact (POC) with Design Engineering, Manufacturing, Quality Engineering, and Procurement in resolving part issues; creating and revising internal standard operating procedures for the group, technical evaluation of manufacturing issues/concerns. Additional duties may include creation/review, coordination and revision of LMSpace Parts, Materials, and Process specifications.

This position may support multiple programs and customers (including commercial communications, solar system exploration and national defense).

The candidate will troubleshoot problems and find innovative solutions.

This position requires access to Export Controlled Information and the ability to obtain a security clearance. US Citizenship is required.

Basic Qualifications:

Bachelors degree from an accredited college in Electrical Engineering, Physics, Engineering Physics, Aerospace Engineering, Mechanical Engineering, or related background, or field of study.

Formal coursework, training, and/or experience in the design, analysis, and/or construction of electrical components and circuits.

Works well in a team environment.

Strong writing, presentation, communication and interpersonal skills.

Desired Skills:

These are skills that will set the ideal candidates apart:

Be familiar with electronics and/ or semiconductor physics and operation of devices such as integrated circuits, transistors, diodes and capacitors is highly desired.

Specific expertise in active and passive EEE parts.

Ability to multi-task, handle shifting priorities and timeline pressure to meet project deadlines.

Knowledge of engineering specification requirements and interpretations is desirable.

Working knowledge of mechanical and/or electrical design, production/manufacturing, materials and processes is a plus.

Must be able to work well virtually with other sites.

Working knowledge of MS Office Suite and SharePoint is highly desired.



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

As a leading technology innovation company, Lockheed Martin’s vast team works with partners around the world to bring proven performance to our customers’ toughest challenges. Lockheed Martin has employees based in many states throughout the U.S., and Internationally, with business locations in many nations and territories.

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


4 yr and up College