Lockheed Martin Human Factors Engineering Mgr in Stratford, Connecticut

Description: This position is a contributing manager position that requires the individual to be able to contribute work products to the organization as well as supervise employees, review and approve work products, and provide strategic and tactical guidance for the organization. The ideal candidate shall have expertise in the test environment, cognitive sciences, human modeling as well as motivating employees

Desired Skills: A deep and thorough understanding of the Systems Engineering “V” is essential, along with the ability to motivate people of many different backgrounds, skill levels, and approaches to work. The ideal candidate will be an enthusiastic evangelist for the field of Human Factors Engineering. Candidate must be proactive, patient, empathetic, creative, enthusiastic, positive and engaged.

BASIC QUALIFICATIONS:

Candidate must have completed the requirements for an advanced degree (Masters or Ph.D) in Experimental Psychology, Human Factors, Cognitive Science, or Industrial Engineering. At least 15 years experience in Aviation Human Factors is required, with a minimum of 5 years leading a Program, supervising professionals, managing a budget, and managing requirements. Experience in HFE Research, Design and Testing is a plus. Experience with, and understanding of, military and civil flight operations is essential. Candidate must be an effective public speaker, and able to interact successfully with professionals from entry level engineers to upper level managers and customers, foreign and domestic. Ability to obtain a security clearance is required

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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