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FBM Flight Test Systems Engineering Manager

Cape Canaveral, Florida

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FBM Flight Test Systems Engineering Manager

Cape Canaveral, Florida

Job ID: 562381BR Date posted: Jul. 21, 2021 Locations: Cape Canaveral, FloridaProgram: FBM Description:The coolest jobs on this planet… or any other… are with Lockheed Martin Space.

At the dawn of a new space age, Lockheed Martin a pioneer, partner, innovator and builder. Our amazing people are on a mission to make a difference in the world and every day we use our outstanding skills and experiences to create, craft and build solutions to some of the worlds’ hardest engineering problems. Our culture supports employees to dream big, perform with excellence and create incredible products. We provide the resources, encouragement and focus and if you have the passion, we want to build a better tomorrow with you!

For over 60 years, the Fleet Ballistic Missile (FBM) team has supported the Navy’s mission to provide affordable and credible strategic defense. We offer unique career opportunities and challenges on a program with a rich history and exciting future. We help keep this nation and our allies secure. The FBM Program is experiencing significant growth, and we need your expertise to deliver amazing new technologies to our customers while maintaining the technical requirements of the strategic deterrence.

Learn about the Trident II D5 Fleet Ballistic Missile.Lockheed Martin is looking for a multifaceted, hardworking Systems Engineering Manager to support FBM Flight Test in Cape Canaveral, Florida].

As a , you will:
• Lead the Program's Flight Test efforts to include test planning, telemetry processing, and analysis
• Manage Systems and Project Engineering resources for the team, and provide programmatic and proposal support
• Provide oversight and support to critical program area Engineering skill development, which includes critical Data Analytics, Anomaly Root Cause Analysis, Telemetry processing, and Flight Test Planning.
• Perform staffing and performance responsibilities; in coordination with HR and established processes
• Establish, lead, and communicate team expectations, goals, roles, responsibilities, and objectives
• Collaborate with government and customer representatives in support of critical space-based daily operations and distributed multi-element deliveries and activities
• Lead and perform technical planning, validation, cost and risk, and supportability and effectiveness analyses for total systems
To promote the sharing of ideas, we at Lockheed Martin champion an inclusive work environment that supports differences and big-picture thinking.
You have opportunities to play an active role in strengthening the quality of life where we live and work by volunteering more than 850,000 hours annually.

Here are some of the benefits you can enjoy:
• Medical
• Dental
• 401k
• Paid time off
• Work/life balance
• Career development
• Mentorship opportunities
• Rewards & recognition

You can learn more about Lockheed Martin’s competitive and comprehensive benefits package by visiting this link.
Basic Qualifications:
• Experience with planning and executing missile Flight Test activities, such as coordination with Range Assets and other supporting resources
• Development of Flight Test Support Plans (FTSPs), Program Requirement Documents (PRDs), or Operational Requirements (OR) documentation
• Technical coordination with program office, systems engineering, design engineering, and customer
• Agile development, Scrum Master experience.
• Systems Engineering process knowledge or experience and complete lifecycle experience with Engineering processes and reviews
• Active Top Secret Security Clearance
Desired Skills:
• Familiarity with DoD program support
• Demonstrated Program/Project Management and/or leadership skills
• Preparation of Final Flight Test Reports (FFTR)
• Detailed analysis of Flight Test Telemetry Data
• Conducting/managing Root Cause Analysis for Flight Test Anomalies
• FBM Weapon Systems Programs
• Missile/Space Weapons Systems
• Customer interaction and familiarity with the DoD Flight Test Ranges/Facilities
• Understanding of Model Based Systems Engineering (MBSE) processes, principles and tools
• Broad experience of Systems Engineering life cycle process and tools
• Proposal preparation, BOEs
• Knowledge of program management, finance, contracts, Earned Value Management (EVM) and demonstrated business insight
• Recognized as an authority in systems thinking techniques with the demonstrated ability to apply them to a wide range of complex problems and train others in their application
• Missile or space segment design and test experience with one or more subsystems or fields outside of Systems Engineering Other Important Information You Should Know Expression of Interest: By applying to this job, you are expressing interest in this position and could be considered for other career opportunities where similar skills and requirements have been identified as a match. Should this match be identified you may be contacted for this and future openings.Ability to Work Remotely: Onsite Full-time: The work associated with this position will be performed onsite at a designated Lockheed Martin facility.Work Schedules: Lockheed Martin supports a variety of alternate work schedules that provide additional flexibility to our employees. Schedules range from standard 40 hours over a five day work week while others may be condensed. These condensed schedules provide employees with additional time away from the office and are in addition to our Paid Time off benefits.Schedule for this Position: 4x10 hour day, 3 days off per weekSecurity Clearance Statement: This position requires a government security clearance, you must be a US Citizen for consideration.Clearance Level: Top Secret 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. Join us at Lockheed Martin, where your mission is ours. Our customers tackle the hardest missions. Those that demand extraordinary amounts of courage, resilience and precision. They’re dangerous. Critical. Sometimes they even provide an opportunity to change the world and save lives. Those are the missions we care about.

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.
Experience Level: Experienced ProfessionalBusiness Unit: SPACERelocation Available: PossibleCareer Area: Systems Engineering: Design and Verification Type: Full-Time Shift: First
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