Lockheed Martin Iron Bird Hardware Engineer Staff in Marietta, Georgia

Description: Experienced engineer responsible for design, procurement, fabrication, and integration of aircraft hydraulics and electrical power systems in support of Advanced Development Programs while reporting to the Labs & Technical Services organization. Will oversee the site selection, facilities planning, and oversee construction of multiple aircraft simulation venues in Palmdale, CA or Marietta, GA.

Candidate will be responsible for development and execution of an "Iron Bird" lab environment to simulate the hydraulic, electrical power, networking and computer systems involved in vehicle systems development and simulation.

Candidate will own the Hardware design lifecycle for HW products, estimates, processes, and provide support to meet cost, schedule, and technical objectives. Candidate will provide Earned Value Management System (EVMS) inputs to the CAM/Project lead to achieve performance expectations and ensure collaborative support across Hardware design, system admin, operations, and build team personnel. Candidate will coordinate budgets including Capital, Overhead, and STE to meet HW objectives.

Must be a US citizen. This position requires special access and will requires a Secret security clearance.

Basic Qualifications:

Bachelor's degree in a STEM discipline or equivalent experience

Experience in hardware and operations development and hardware design processes and tools.

Experience with both real and simulated aircraft hardware including hydraulics and electrical power systems.

Desired Skills:

MS Project, MS Visio, CATIA, PDM and/or CAD Datanet, EMAS, SAP, Maximo and DRDB.

Knowledge of hydraulic actuators, tubing, and processes.

Knowledge of instrumentation and data acquisition systems.

Strong interpersonal skills and established relationships with vehicle systems simulation hardware vendors.



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