Lockheed Martin Project Engineer / Control Account Manager (mid-career) in Littleton, Colorado
Description: At the dawn of a new space age, Space is a pioneer, partner, innovator and builder. Our amazing men and women are on a mission to make a difference in the world. Every single day we use our unique skills and experiences to craft, design and build solutions to some of the worlds’ hardest engineering problems. Our culture inspires employees to dream big, perform with excellence and build incredible products. We provide the resources, support, and the focus. If you have the passion and courage to envision limitless possibilities, we want to build a better tomorrow with you.
If you seek a career that has tremendous impact beyond any one individual and wish to be a part of a meaningful American institution, we invite you to explore the Fleet Ballistic Missile (FBM) program. For over 60 years, the FBM team has supported the Navy’s mission to provide affordable and credible strategic deterrence to help keep this nation and our allies secure. We offer unique career opportunities and challenges for you on a program with a rich history and exciting future. Do you have a passion and dream to be a difference maker? Are you looking for a growth opportunity where you can apply your expertise to a very important mission? Come, join our Project Engineering team in the dynamic world of LM Space and FBM. By applying the highest standards of business ethics and a forward-thinking mindset, we believe that everything is within our reach .
Our facility in Littleton, CO has an immediate opportunity for a mid-career Project Engineering professional who wants to be part of our mission. As a Control Account Manager (CAM) on the FBM program you will perform CAM duties for all assigned control accounts. Additionally, you will effectively manage control account performance, elevate concerns and issues where appropriate to program management, including other impacted control account managers. Other CAM responsibilities in this role will include:
•Integrate and work closely with 3 senior managers within the FBM System Engineering Integration and Test organization to partner and manage their scope of work
•Integrate one other CAM within the SEIT organization to provide a one stop Point of Contact for the SEIT director
•Work with partnering organizations (supply chain, program management, quality, etc.) to ensure all processes are appropriately followed and implemented to ensure smooth product flow throughout the life-cycle
•Identify risks and opportunities to the program Risk & Opportunity Control Board and implement approved mitigation plans
•Conduct closed loop corrective action to include thorough variance analysis, monitoring of cost/schedule mitigation activities, and corrective action adjustment as necessary
•Provide timely and accurate insight to key program impacts or opportunities to the Integrated Process Team (IPT) Manager and Program Manager
•Address questions related to parts procurement status, headcount challenges, resource constraints, or safety and quality issues
•Complete all Earned Value Management (EVM) assigned duties to include work authorization requests, estimate at complete review, schedule status, variance reporting, and comprehensive estimates at complete
Our employees working in this level of position typically have 9 - 15 years of professional experience. .
To promote the sharing of ideas, Lockheed Martin fosters an inclusive work environment that encourages differences and big-picture thinking.
Our employees play an active role in strengthening the quality of life where we live and work by volunteering more than 850,000 hours annually. Here are some of the benefits you can enjoy:
•Paid time off
•25 three-day weekends
•Rewards & recognition
Learn more about Lockheed Martin’s competitive and comprehensive benefits package.
•Bachelors degree in a technical or business oriented discipline with 7-9 years of related experience or in lieu of a degree candidates who have 16-17 years of overall experience with relevant project engineering experience will also be considered
• Knowledge of program lifecycle and how early milestones may drive future costs.
• Knowledge of Earned Value Management Systems (EVMS) processes
• Demonstrated ability to work with technical leads to manage cost, schedule and technical scope
• Previous Proposal and BOE (basis of estimate) experience
• Risk and Opportunity Management experience
• US citizenship
• Ability to secure a security clearance at the Secret level
• Active Secret security clearance
• Program Management Professional (PMP), Previous CAM or project lead experience
• Demonstrated experience in driving complex issues or problems to successful closure
• Desire to enhance Program Management skills including communication, the ability to deal with unforeseen
challenges, and building strong relationships
• Familiarity with FBM (Fleet Ballistic Missile), or other Missile/Weapon System programs
• Strong problem solving, root cause, corrective action, and closure skills
• Lead discussions and determine resolutions to problems
• Demonstrate ability to work collaboratively with customer
• Accept responsibility, accountability and exercise authority to ensure cost, schedule, and technical success
• Support internal and external customer audits
• Familiarity with the Missile Defense Agency customer organization.
• Excellent communicator both written and orally
• Demonstrated business acumen
Experience with managing subcontracts that can be in excess of $100M
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.
Join us at Lockheed Martin, where your mission is ours. Our customers tackle the hardest missions. Those that demand extraordinary amounts of courage, resilience and precision. They’re dangerous. Critical. Sometimes they even provide an opportunity to change the world and save lives. Those are the missions we care about.
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.