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Leader, F-16 Edwards Flight Test Maintenance Team

Apply Now Job ID: 494981BR Date posted: Sep. 04, 2019 City: Edwards AFB State: California Program: IFG
Description:This position is located at Edwards AFB and has senior leadership responsibility for and oversees the entire F-16 maintenance organization at the F-16 Combined Test Force (CTF), including instrumentation, modification, and logistics requirements. This leader is responsible for all configuration/maintenance tasks and issues, all quality and performance metrics, adherence to the appropriate budgets and Earned Value management, and the safe and successful meeting of assigned commitments. This position works directly with the USAF Combined Test Force Commander, the USAF Program Director, the USAF test conductors, the LM Aero Program Directors, and his/her LM/FW team. The successful candidate in this position has exemplary leadership and partnering skills that will succeed in a Combined Test Force the USAF and LM collaborate on reporting, daily activities, troubleshooting, modification plans and implementation, and test strategies. The leader in this position also works exceptionally closely with Fort Worth Program and Production leadership and with their colleagues at the F-22 and F-35 CTFs adjacent to them on base, to collaborate on combined staffing and test strategies. The selected candidate must possess a Secret clearance, and it is helpful to be eligible for F-35 and F-22 program access.

Must be a US Citizen or legally authorized to work in US as a permanent resident. This position is located at a facility that requires special access.
Basic Qualifications:
- USAF or Navy flightline maintenance and leadership experience.

- Experience closing out actions and delivering on commitments.

- Experience with Earned Value Management.

- Team building experience.

- Experience collaborating across functional areas

- Experience documenting BOEs and developing estimates.
Desired Skills:
- Exceptional interpersonal and collaborative skills.

- F-16 maintenance and test background at Edwards, Nellis, Tucson, or Eglin AFB.

- Successful Lockheed Martin/General Dynamics or similar contractor flightline maintenance leadership experience.

- Ability to read and interpret F-16 drawings and other engineering documentation.
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 Professional Business Unit: ESS0343 AERONAUTICS COMPANY Relocation Available: Possible Career Area: Management Clearance Level: Secret Type: Full-Time Virtual Location: no Work Schedule: STANDARD-Mon-Fri/8 hours a day Shift: First Apply Now

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