Lockheed Martin field engineer sr in Nellis Air Force Base, Nevada

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Candidates must have a Final Transferable Top Secret security clearance and Sensitive Compartmental Information (SCI) eligibility. Last Periodic Reinvestigation must be within the last five years.

This position is a rotational position with the current SIM Techs out of Nellis AFB. Position will provide site standup training for all of the enterprise F 35 training locations as a SIM Tech which will support the training, sustainment, maintenance, and operation of F-35 training devices that support the F-35 Global training and operational training centers.

This person will train and/or work:

- Install components and assemblies into chassis, racks, cabinets, workstations, and customer facilities.

- Perform, conduct, and document preventive maintenance checks required for the devices and associated subsystems.

- Update maintenance data collection records and assist with the installation and check-out of modifications to equipment.

- Maintain simulation devices to meet availability specifications.

- Apply technical knowledge to solve complex problems by interpreting design drawings, manuals or simulator documents.

- Assist with installations, testing, and maintenance of F-35 software packages.

- Isolate and report malfunctions and discrepancies to the lowest definable levels.

- Documents and maintain cabling schemes and drawings.

- Establish and perform maintenance programs following company and vendor standards.

Additional duties and related responsibilities will be assigned as required. Periodic travel to other sites may be required.

The successful candidate will work closely with other members of the Lockheed Martin training team on site to fulfill F-35 training objectives. The successful candidate will implement and support Lockheed Martin initiatives, programs and policies as directed. They will comply with site security and access control procedures in accordance with F-35 program and customer procedures. They will sanitize all classified media (circuit cards, disk storage devices, etc.) to the LRU in accordance with established F-35 and customer procedures. The successful candidate must have worked in an environment which required them to interact with multiple functional areas and personnel of a diverse nature.

Basic Qualifications:

Possess a current Final Transferable Top Secret security clearance and Sensitive Compartmented Information (SCI) eligibility. Current security clearance investigation within 5 years from the investigation close date. Candidate must be able to attain and maintain Special Access Program (SAP) certification.

Possess a current Security+ certification

Demonstrated experience managing, operating, and maintaining Pilot Training Devices.

Experience leading a small and growing team in a field operations setting.

Demonstrated background with problem/incident management.

Demonstrated background with hardware / software change management. Excellent interpersonal and communication skills with proven ability to work unsupervised towards program goals.

Strong systems engineering background.

Ability to obtain and maintain a F-35 Program special access.

Willingness to travel (generally< 25% but initially more for familiarization and OJT).

Willingness to work a flexible schedule aligned to customer operational needs.

Willingness to support deployed operations in support of customer requirements.

Desired Skills:

Experience with F-35 aviation simulator training operations and military training operations.

Familiarity with F35 Training System architecture, implementation, and operations.

Current F-35 Sim Tech functioning in the same technical role supporting Field Operations at an F-35 site.



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.

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