Lockheed Martin Test Engineer in Titusville, Florida
Lockheed Martin’s Fleet Ballistic Missile Program (FBM) is seeking a dynamic self-starter to join a team of test engineers/systems integrators in the support, maintenance and operation of sea-based optical instrumentation data collection missions from a shipboard platform in support of FBM flight testing. This position requires periodic domestic and foreign travel, including time at-sea on military ships with durations between 7-40 days.
In this role you will:
Aid in the preventative, corrective, and progressive maintenance of system level, subsystem level (electrical/power, optical sensor, data recorder, gimbal, and mechanical), and unit level components.
Assist with the plans and coordination of labor, schedules, equipment and testing methods required for maintenance and troubleshooting activities. This includes evaluating optical collection systems, 3 phase power systems, internal instrumentation system environment controls, and system validation aboard military support ships.
Provide operations activities to include; system level readiness testing, logistical transport support at domestic and foreign shipyards/ports, support ship integration, subsystem troubleshooting, and at-sea system operations.
Perform system calibration testing to generate parameters for optimal gimbal target tracking in preparation of mission operations.
Design, develop, implement and document testing methods to ensure associated equipment is safe, optimally configured, and operational.
Responsible for testing in preparation for operational field use.
Must have an active Final Secret or higher Clearance to be considered for this role.
This position requires special access to support the program and requires the selected candidate to be a US Citizen.
Basic Qualifications Bachelors degree from an accredited college in a related discipline, or equivalent experience/combined education, with 2 years of professional experience; or no experience required with a related Masters degree.
Experience with electrical power systems
Experience with any of the following: connector mate/de-mate, crimping, ESD, FOE, Human Error Prevention, Stepladder Safety, Hardware Torqueing, Crane Operations, and Spotting/Directing.
Desired skills • Experience with optical systems and gear • Experience and application of optical sensor (visible, MWIR, PMT) and power/3 phase transformer distribution principles, theories, concepts, and techniques. • Basic knowledge of FBM Trident II D5 Missile System • Experience in optical systems support and maintenance * Knowledge/experience working with and calibrating test and optical equipment • The ability to work under very general supervision in a team environment, often from remote, shipboard locations. Work is reviewed for soundness of technical judgment and overall adequacy. • Frequent use and application of technical standards, principles, theories, concepts, and techniques. • The ability to problem solve and provide solutions to technical problems of moderate scope and complexity.
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Job Location(s): Titusville Florida