Lockheed Martin Mechanical Engineer/Stress Analyst in New Orleans, Louisiana

Description: The coolest jobs on this planet...or any other...are with Lockheed Martin Space!

At the dawn of a new space age, Lockheed Martin is a pioneer, partner, innovator and builder. Our amazing women and men are on a mission to make a difference in the world and every day we use our unique skills and experiences to create, design and build solutions to some of the worlds' hardest engineering problems. Our culture encourages employees to dream big, perform with excellence and create incredible products. We provide the resources, inspiration and focus and, if you have the passion and courage to dream big, we want to build a better tomorrow with you!

We are on a journey to Mars and we’re closer than ever. Lockheed Martin built NASA’s first Mars lander 40 years ago and has been a part of every NASA mission to the Red Planet since. Join a talented team of Orion engineers engaged in the design and fabrication of a human-rated spacecraft that will take humans farther than we have ever gone before. Those that join the Orion program today can be an integral part of making history by landing humans on Mars.

Working with experienced engineers, you will perform stress analysis of structural components, assemblies, systems and/or mechanisms for the Orion Service Module. The successful candidate may also have the opportunity to support structural testing of components and assemblies.

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.

Learn more about Lockheed Martin's competitive and comprehensive benefits package.


Basic Qualifications:

Actively enrolled in a Mechanical Engineering, Aeronautical or Aerospace Engineering, Civil Engineering, Materials Engineering or similarly related program from an accredited college/university.

Proficiency in Microsoft Office applications.

Successful completion of a course in Statics.

Desired Skills:

Strong communication and interpersonal skills, ability to work in a collaborative and inclusive environment.

Understanding and ability to apply basic Mechanical Engineering principles, theories and concepts.

Knowledge of mechanical modeling and analysis tools, such as FEMAP and Nastran.

Fundamental understanding of structures, mechanisms and materials.

Coursework in Mechanics of Materials, Finite Element Analysis, and/or Fracture Mechanics.

Desire to work with structures, mechanisms, analysis and all things Lockheed Martin Space!



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.


Co-op/Summer Intern