Lockheed Martin Mechanical Engineer in Louisville, Colorado

We are looking for a Mechanical Engineer to join the Active Sensing group within the Optical Payloads Center of Excellence. Located in Louisville, CO, and part of the Engineering & Technology MFO in Lockheed Martin Space, this group delivers innovative active systems, along with the corresponding subsystems and components, for defense, aerospace, industrial, and scientific markets. Our group offers the stability and prestige of a Fortune 100 company with the feel of a startup company and a very strong entrepreneurial spirit. Due to the variety of the work products, the candidate will need a flexible and adaptable skill set, with a strong desire for learning. This position will perform engineering design and drafting roles, so the candidate will need a product development mindset and engineering skills with experience in 3D modeling and mechanical design. Knowledge of opto-mechanical design and electronics packaging is preferred. The role will include developing concepts using 3D CAD modeling software, holding design reviews, developing and releasing engineering drawings, and supporting change activities. This position will also include small team leadership, so candidate must be comfortable with task delegation, task scheduling/tracking, and performance management to a schedule/budget. Must be comfortable within a rapid development environment and be able to execute within short timeline. A successful candidate will have strong interpersonal skills, the ability to multitask, good organizational skills, computer literacy, and a demonstrated ability to thrive in a team environment.

Basic Qualifications BSME from an accredited university +5 years of professional experience; or MSME with 3+ years of professional experience. Familiarity with CAD as tool for layout, concept definition, design, and drafting of mechanical hardware Knowledge and understantding on how to apply ASME Y14.5 / GD&T Experience with optical/opto-mechanical design priciples Knowledge of manufacturing processes and documentation including machining, fabrication and assembly Demonstrated knowledge of other disciplines including stress, dynamics, thermal analysis, production, electronics, systems engineering, etc. Experience working with procurement, suppliers, manufacturing and integration organizations Able to provide technical solutions to design issues of significant scope and complexity Ability to work within multidisciplinary product development teams Excellent communication, presentation, and interpersonal skills Hands-on mechanical hardware manufacturing, test or assembly experience Able to obtain and maintain TS/SCI government security clearance

Desired skills Proficient with CAD modeling, drafting and release in Creo/EPDM Familiarity with Lockheed Martin specifications/tools/procedures Experience with test methods, planning and execution Experience with space-suitable materials and processes Demonstrated working knowledge of design for manufacturing (DFM) and design for assembly (DFA) Knowledge of additive manufacturing techniques and familiarity with additive mfg design

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.

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Job Location(s): Louisville Colorado