Lockheed Martin Project Engineer in Virginia

Description: The Corporate Engineering, Technology & Operations (CETO) Mission Development and Integration (MDI) Technical Assistant (TA) will support the MDI Vice President, Director, Program Manager and staff providing project management and engineering support. Candidate will work closely with the Chief Technology Officer (CTO), Global Research and Development (GR&D), and Technology Strategy and Innovation (TSI) leadership teams to ensure execution of MDI’s charter in support of the CTO’s Technology Strategy and Corporate Enterprise Business Pursuits. Duties include a large variety of special assignments and projects ranging in scope and duration in accordance with frequent changes in executive priorities and requirements. Position applies multiple project management and operations analysis disciplines across multiple organizations, functions and geographic locations. Rotation length is 24-36 months.

Responsibilities include, but not limited to:

• Primary interface with CETO TA’s coordinating, organizing, and providing status of organizational priorities, schedules, and action items

• Develop and maintain documents to ensure communication and situational awareness of major events and activities

• Support MDI Program Manager and Portfolio Managers (as required) with overall execution of project management tasks (maintaining integrated master schedule, financial support)

• Scheduling, organize and manage bi-monthly MDI program management reviews (PMR) with the director and leadership staff

• Facilitate meetings, record meeting minutes and following up on action items

• Providing administration of weekly Action Items status for the MDI Director and staff

• Providing the MDI Director with relevant and timely status updates on MDI’s program portfolio

• Proactively anticipate MDI leadership and staff needs and identify areas for collaboration

• Developing presentations in support of engagements with internal and external stakeholders

• Participating as a member of the MDI staff in strategic planning, business operations, program management and problem resolution discussions

• Supporting the research, design and development of content for MDI's strategic initiatives and the CTO’s Foundational Technology Threads (FTT)

Basic Qualifications:

• Demonstrated ability to plan, execute and manage business initiatives and strategy development

• Project management experience (cost, schedule, risk)

• Financial acumen (cost account management, Intra-Work Transfer Agreements)

• Proven expertise in leading cross-functional teams, problem solving, and risk management in a fast pace, high visibility environment

• Proven ability to embrace and demonstrate Full Spectrum Leadership behaviors

• Ability to analyze business strategies, influence successful project results and impact goal attainment

• Ability to build effective relationships with executive and senior level leaders and internal stakeholders across the enterprise

• Outstanding written and verbal communication skills, as well as experience successfully presenting to all levels of leadership

• Demonstrated effective presentation skills, multiple project prioritization and to work in self-directed manner, work independently, and leverage best practices

• Proven proficiency using Microsoft office applications (Word, Excel, PowerPoint, Outlook)

• Proven proficiency using online meeting conferencing tools, workgroup collaboration tools (Microsoft Skype and SharePoint, etc.)

Desired Skills:

• Demonstrated high, sustained performance and work ethic with significant career growth capability and aspirations

• Experience supporting the Department of Defense and an understanding of operational missions

• Knowledge of DoD mission operations, service models, functional processes, policies, procedures and strategies

• Demonstrated successful experience leading, detailed planning and preparation, and coordinating

• Knowledge/experience with Project Management fundamentals and Earned Value Management

• Project Management Professional (PMP) Certification

• Familiarity with DOD experimentation process, modeling and simulation, and Operations Analysis



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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