Lockheed Martin Propulsion Lead Senior Staff // E5 // Advanced Programs in Palmdale, California

Description: An excellent Propulsion position located with our historic Skunk Works Department located in Palmdale, California. This position will support an ADP (Advanced Development Program) effort as a Lead propulsion engineer. Responsibilities include directing the technical activity of a propulsion team engaged in conducting installed 1-d gas turbine performance simulations, inlet and exhaust system trade studies, assisting in defining propulsion installation specifications, propulsion ground testing, and analysis for component and full, high-speed vehicle applications. Specific experience with experimental propulsion-related testing is desired. The candidate must be comfortable planning technical tasks, including associated cost and schedule estimates. Good leadership skills, good communication skills and strong interpersonal and presentation skills are highly desirable.

Must be a US Citizen or legally authorized to work in US. This position is located at a facility that requires special access.

Basic Qualifications:

-- Bachelor or above Degree in a Technical Engineering Discipline

-- Experience with hypersonic inlet design and development

-- Experience with engine supplier coordination

-- Experience with subcontractor management

-- Candidate will have active security clearance and SAR access

Desired Skills:

-- Experience with Installed Propulsion Performance Predictions

-- Experience with Propulsion Integration

-- Experience with hypersonic Propulsion testing or wind-tunnel testing

-- Experience with hypersonic experimental propulsion testing

-- Experience with Project Management, project planning and earned value management

-- Experience with proposal execution and developing new business opportunities

-- Demonstrated team leadership

-- Excellent written and oral communication skills



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.

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