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Project Engineer (mid-career level)

Courtland, Alabama

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At Lockheed Martin, we apply our passion for purposeful innovation to keep people safe and solve the world's most complex challenges.

Mission-Focused Innovation: From aerospace to outer space to cyber space, you can solve the world's most complex challenges for our customers.

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    You work to tackle tough problems with complex solutions.

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    You observe, reflect and analyze processes to make more informed decisions.

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Project Engineer (mid-career level)

Courtland, Alabama

Job ID: 561280BR Date posted: Jul. 28, 2021 Locations: Courtland, AlabamaProgram: CPS Description:The coolest jobs on this planet… or any other… are with Lockheed Martin Space.

At the dawn of a new space age, Space is a pioneer, partner, innovator and builder. Our amazing team is on a mission to make a difference in the world. Every single day we use our unique skills and experiences to craft, design and build solutions to some of the worlds’ hardest engineering problems. Our culture encourages employees to dream big, perform with excellence and build incredible products. We provide the resources, support, and the focus. You bring the passion and courage to envision limitless possibilities and we’ll build a better tomorrow with you.

Going to space is just the beginning. It’s what you do when you get there that matters. Lockheed Martin Space builds the satellites and spacecraft that do amazing things in space for our government and commercial customers. Connecting people, advancing discovery, and protecting what matters most…that’s what we do. Your mission is ours. As that mission evolves, we’ll be ready. Will you? Come, join our Project Engineering team in the dynamic world Space. Here, we are driven by innovation and integrity. By applying the highest standards of business ethics and a forward-thinking mindset, we believe everything is within our reach – and yours -- as a Lockheed Martin employee.

Our facility in Courtland, AL has an immediate opportunity for a mid-career Project Engineer to join our mission. Do you have a passion for working on emerging technologies? Are you looking for a challenging new opportunity? Our Hypersonic Strike Programs (HSP) team is experiencing significant growth and we need your expertise to deliver amazing new technologies to our customers. We have opportunities that include advanced Hypersonic Technology, Glide Body Strike technology, and other key technology insertions. The early design and engineering phase will provide you with tremendous career growth potential along with meaningful assignments to stretch and hone your expertise. This is a rare opportunity to work closely alongside our Navy SSP (Strategic Systems Programs) and Army Hypersonic Program Office (AHPO) partners to field several future strategic systems that the nation urgently needs.

Within our Hypersonic Strike Portfolio, we are seeking a Conventional Prompt Strike (CPS) Flight Systems Project Engineer for Production. As the Production Engineer for Courtland manufacturing you will be responsible for cross-functional collaboration across Engineering, Manufacturing, Supply Chain, and other stakeholder organizations, to ensure that all Production Operations activities are correctly and completely organized and executed to meet aggressive hardware production delivery schedules and cost targets.

Summary of Key Duties: In this role, you will…

• Coordinate planning, organization, control, integration, and completion of production projects for the CPS Program and BUSCOE

• Support project management of strategic technical projects, problem-solving, and insure effective operation of the overall CPS and Production Operations (Prod Ops) business rhythm

• Lead initiatives to increase production and workload efficiencies through process development and optimization


Our employees working in this level of position typically have 9-15 years of experience.

Join us. Let’s do Space!
Basic Qualifications:
• Bachelors degree from an accredited college in a related discipline, or equivalent experience/combined education, with 7-9 years or more of relevant, professional experience

• Project leadership experience

• Must be a United States citizen and be able to obtain and maintain a Secret security clearance
Desired Skills:
• Use of SAP, VECAMS, EPDM, MS Project and Excel

• Control Account Management experience (Earned Value Management)

• Experience in proposal development and submittal (Basis of Estimate generation)

• Experience in process development and certification

• Strong understanding of Cost and Schedule management

• Missile Production Experience

• Procurement or Subcontract Management Experience















To promote the sharing of ideas, Lockheed Martin fosters an inclusive work environment that encourages differences and big-picture thinking. Our employees play an active role in strengthening the quality of life where we live and work by volunteering more than 850,000 hours annually.

Benefits you can enjoy include:



• Medical
• Dental
• 401k
• Paid time off
• 25 three-day weekends
• Work/life balance
• Career development
• Mentorship opportunities
• Rewards & recognition


Learn more about Lockheed Martin’s competitive and comprehensive benefits package. 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: Part-time Remote Telework: The employee selected for this position will work part of their work schedule remotely and part of their work schedule at a designated Lockheed Martin facility. The specific weekly schedule will be discussed during the hiring process.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: 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: Manufacturing Type: Full-Time Shift: First
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