Lockheed Martin Project Engineer, Control Account Manager in Sunnyvale, California
Lockheed Martin Space is helping the future arrive through partnerships that raise the bar on global communications, weather forecasting, space exploration and national security. With major operations in Denver, Colorado, and Sunnyvale, California, Space is focused on several core lines of business, Advanced Technology Center, Civil Space, Commercial Space, Military Space, Mission Solutions, Special Programs and Strategic Missile Defense.
The Space industry is rapidly changing. Lockheed Martin Space remains focused on shaping the space technologies of tomorrow by taking bold actions today! Join our team to contribute to our strategy to stay ahead of the curve and evolve to support the critical missions of our customers!
As a Control Account Manager (CAM) you will perform CAM duties for all assigned control accounts. These duties include leading, planning, budgeting, and managing the cost/schedule/technical performance for each assigned Control Account (CA). You will also effectively manage control account performance, elevate concerns and issues where appropriate to program management, including other impacted control account managers. Additional responsibilities will include:
• Work with partnering organizations (supply chain, program management, quality, etc.) to ensure all processes are appropriately followed and implemented to ensure smooth product flow throughout the life-cycle • Identify risks and opportunities to the program Risk & Opportunity Control Board and implement approved mitigation plans • Conduct closed loop corrective action to include thorough variance analysis, monitoring of cost/schedule mitigation activities, and corrective action adjustment as necessary • Provide timely and accurate insight to key program impacts or opportunities to the Integrated Process Team (IPT) Manager and Program Manager • Be “at the ready” for any 2nd level questions related to parts procurement status, headcount challenges, resource constraints, or safety and quality issues • Complete all Earned Value Management (EVM) assigned duties to include work authorization requests, estimate at complete review, schedule status, variance reporting, and comprehensive estimates at complete
Basic Qualifications • Bachelors degree in a technical or business oriented discipline with 7-9 years of related experience or in lieu of a degree candidates who have 16-17 years of directly relevant project engineering experience will also be considered • Knowledge of program lifecycle and how early milestones may drive future costs. • Demonstrated ability to work with technical leads to manage cost, schedule and technical scope • Previous Proposal and BOE (basis of estimate) experience • Risk and Opportunity Management experience • Demonstrated experience in driving complex issues or problems to successful closure • US citizenship • Possess clearance or ability to secure clearance at the Secret level
Desired skills • Previous CAM or project lead experience • Desire to enhance Program Management skills including communication, the ability to deal with unforeseen challenges, and building strong relationships • Familiarity with THAAD (Terminal High Altitude Area Defense), or other Missile/Weapon System programs • Strong problem solving, root cause, corrective action, and closure skills • Lead discussions and determine resolutions to problems • Demonstrate ability to work collaboratively with customer • Accept responsibility, accountability and exercise authority to ensure cost, schedule, and technical success • Support internal and external customer audits • Familiarity with the Missile Defense Agency customer organization. • Excellent communicator both written and orally • Demonstrated business acumen
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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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.
Job Location(s): Sunnyvale California