Mechanical Engineer - Early Career
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Mechanical Engineer - Early Career
Description:By bringing together people that use their passion for purposeful innovation, at Lockheed Martin we keep people safe and solve the world's most complex challenges. Our people are some of the greatest minds in the industry and truly make Lockheed Martin a great place to work.
With our employees as our priority, we provide diverse career opportunities designed to propel development and boost agility. Our flexible schedules, competitive pay, and comprehensive benefits enable our employees to live a healthy, fulfilling life at and outside of work. At Lockheed Martin, we place an emphasis on empowering our employees by fostering innovation, integrity, and exemplifying the epitome of corporate responsibility.
Your Mission is Ours.
Lockheed Martin Space in Englewood, CO is seeking a Mechanical Engineer - Early Career. In this role, you will work in the Life Extension 2 Structures Design Team with the development of Structural architectures, requirements, and designs in collaboration with our Navy partners, with many opportunities for career development along the way. You will be an integral part of a growing multi-disciplinary team that will be shaping the future of FBM Missile Structures.
Additional responsibilities will include:
• Support Structures Subsystem Integration activities
• Assist the conceptual development, requirements definition, and design of structures components
• Perform trade studies to select appropriate design solutions
• Develop product performance specifications, statements of work, and technical data packages for components
• Develop engineering models, drawings, and specifications to support systems and components
• Ability to work on a multi-disciplined team performing design trades, detailed design and analysis activities.
• Provide user documentation and recommendations to data packages to support peer and customer reviews, present analysis data to engineering teams, customer technical representatives, and Program Office personnel at technical interchange meetings and design reviews.
The successful candidate will have a degree in a STEM field or related technical discipline and exposure through directly relatable experience, understanding of mechanical engineering design and analysis principals and knowledge of, or prior experience with, analysis in statics, dynamics, heat transfer/ thermal Must be a US Citizen; this position will require a government security clearance. This position is located at a facility that requires special access.
Fleet Ballistic Missiles (FBM) is one of Lockheed Martin’s outstanding Lines of Businesses that prioritizes partnership, integrity, and reliability. The Life Extension 2 team is an organization within the greater FBM program which supports the development of the Next Generation System by developing concepts, researching, and maturing technologies to support the development of the next FBM Missile System.
• Bachelor's degree in Mechanical Engineering, Mechanical Engineering Technology, Aerospace Engineering, or related technical discipline from an accredited college or university.
• Must be a US Citizen; this position will require a government security clearance. This position is located at a facility that requires special access.
• Experience with LMCO, LM Space, or FBM processes and command media
• Understanding of mechanical engineering design and analysis principals
• Knowledge of, or prior experience with, analysis in statics, dynamics, heat transfer/ thermal
• Aerospace mechanical design experience
• Experience with composites design and/or manufacturing
• Knowledge of Geometric Design & Tolerancing (GD&T)
• Experience with CAD tool modelling and drafting (Creo or similar)
• Familiarity with SysML (Cameo)
• Experience with requirement definition, documentation, and verification
• Active DoD security clearance (Secret or higher)
• Good written and verbal communication skills
• Strong interpersonal skills
• Ability to work in a collaborative and team-based environment
• Proficiency in Microsoft Office Software (Word, Excel, MS Project, PowerPoint)
Security Clearance Statement: This position requires a government security clearance, you must be a US Citizen for consideration.
Clearance Level: Top Secret
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: 9x80 every other Friday off
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.
By bringing together people that use their passion for purposeful innovation, at Lockheed Martin we keep people safe and solve the world's most complex challenges. Our people are some of the greatest minds in the industry and truly make Lockheed Martin a great place to work.
With our employees as our priority, we provide diverse career opportunities designed to propel development and boost agility. Our flexible schedules, competitive pay, and comprehensive benefits enable our employees to live a healthy, fulfilling life at and outside of work.
At Lockheed Martin, we place an emphasis on empowering our employees by fostering an inclusive environment built upon integrity and corporate responsibility.
If this sounds like a culture that you align with, you’re invited to apply for this role. Or, if you are unsure whether your past experience aligns with the job requirements, we encourage you to search on Lockheed Martin Jobs, and apply for roles that align with your qualifications. Pay Rate:
The annual base salary range for this position in Colorado or Washington is $53,600 - $102,800 . Please note that the salary information is a general guideline only. Lockheed Martin considers factors such as (but not limited to) scope and responsibilities of the position, candidate's work experience, education/ training, key skills as well as market and business considerations when extending an offer.
Benefits offered: Medical, Dental, Vision, Life Insurance, Short-Term Disability, Long-Term Disability, 401(k) match, Flexible Spending Accounts, EAP, Education Assistance, Parental Leave, Paid time off, and Holidays.
(Washington state applicants only) Non-represented full time employees: accrue 10 hours per month of Paid Time Off (PTO); receive 40 hours of Granted PTO annually for incidental absences; receive at least 90 hours for holidays. Represented full time employees accrue 6.67 hours of PTO per month; accrue up to 52 hours of sick leave annually; receive at least 96 hours for holidays. PTO is prorated based on hours worked and start date during the calendar year.
This position is incentive plan eligible. Experience Level: 4 yr and up CollegeBusiness Unit: SPACERelocation Available: PossibleCareer Area: Mechanical Engineering Type: Full-Time Shift: First
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