Lockheed Martin Lead Mechanical Designer / Active DoD Clearance / Orlando, FL in Orlando, Florida

Description: -This position will serve as the Mechanical Engineering Lead to perform the mechanical design, engineering documentation, trade studies, and drawing release for a selected program.

-Perform weights and tolerance analysis on system components.

-Work concepts and detail designs to fit Platform Requirements.

-Designer will work the design layout, and follow-up working with mechanical analyst to ensure the design meets all requirements.

-Experience in metal machining, castings, and forgings are preferred.

-Additionally, the designer will work with the supplier during the design and manufacturing process to mitigate any production issues.

-Work closely with Mechanical Engineering to support all program objectives.

-Travel may be required on an as needed basis.


-Relocation assistance is possible for this exciting position.

The Locale:

-Orlando is a city in the Central Florida area.

-This region is a great place to live and to raise a family. Central Florida offers lots of attractive residential housing options.

-The Greater Orlando metropolitan area is the sixth largest metro area in the southeastern United States.

-The climate here is warm and sunny all year long for the most part.

-Orlando is home to the University of Central Florida (UCF), Walt Disney World, and SeaWorld.

Where can you get to from Orlando?

-Orlando is about an hour's drive from Cocoa Beach and the "space coast" to include NASA and the Kennedy Space Center.

-Tampa is about 1 and ¼ hours from Orlando.

-West Palm Beach is about 2.5 hours to the south and Jacksonville is about 2 hours to the northeast.

-Atlanta, GA is 6 hours to the northwest.



Basic Qualifications:

-MUST be a US Citizen and possess an Active Department of Defense Secret Clearance with a closed investigation (or re-investigation) within 5 years.

-Must have a Bachelor's Degree from an accredited university (preferably in an engineering focused discipline) OR must have a minimum of 20 years of relevant mechanical design experience.

-Must have a minimum of 9 years professional / hands-on experience creating system level 3D CAD models and using them to create drawings.

-Candidates are required to be have professional experience with creating 3D design using Pro-E CREO.

-Extensive knowledge of GD&T is required.

-Experience with all aspects of mechanical design, including layout and design documentation.

-High level of knowledge of all aspects of Mechanical engineering.

Desired Skills:

-3D Mechanical Design experience using both CREO and CATIA V.5.

-Experience in machined metals design as well as metal castings and forgings are preferred.

-Previous LMC experience is a plus. Previous role leading a design group is desired



Lockheed Martin is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, 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.


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