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Global Fleet Support Senior Manager- Level 6

Fort Worth, Texas

Fort Worth, Texas

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Job ID: 668754BR Date posted: Jun. 20, 2024
Description:We are Lockheed Martin

The Global Fleet Support Field Support Systems
Engineer Senior Manager will lead a professional team of customer support, fleet management, and problem resolution experts supporting customers and weapons systems sustainment in the field. Single point of contact to lead, manage, and oversee all fleet support functions related to the F-35 portfolio. The responsible leader will guide, support, mentor, and manage the F35 Field Operations workforce including cost, schedule, and technical aspects of the sustainment business.

The position requires demonstrated leadership skills and extensive professional experience with
engineering and/or sustainment disciplines.

• Collaborate with engineering teams, partnered
agencies, and companies to ensure world-class
customer support, with responsiveness and technical quality to enable worldwide operations.

• Respond to the operational and support concerns of customer management and ensure responsive proactive support is provided by contractor support agencies.

• Monitor, review, and analyze customer logistic
indicators, ensure appropriate resources are focused on resolving and improving unit technical and support issues.

• Ensure submittal of required technical and
administrative records and reports to include activity reports, inspections, field and modification team activities, performance metrics, personnel, and resource issues.

• Requires comprehensive knowledge of integrated military aircraft systems, logistics support systems, design functions, and fluency with engineering and Integrated Logistics Support (ILS) tools.

• Responsible for all BOEs LOE contractual
discussions/proposals as well as the OBS manager and be responsible for sub-tier contractor performance cost execution.

A level 6 employee Typically has 20 - 30+ years of professional experience.

What’s In It For You
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. Here are some of the benefits you can enjoy:
• Medical
• Dental
• 401k
• Paid time off
• Work/life balance
• Career development
• Mentorship opportunities
• Rewards & recognition

Learn more about Lockheed Martin’s comprehensive benefits package here.
Basic Qualifications:
- Bachelor’s degree or equivalent
experience/combined education, with professional experience and specialized training commensurate with assignment. Holds 8+ years of relevant and technical experience.

• Experience in formally leading teams (i.e. leading a team, strategic plan formulation, driving closure and resolving complex and large-scale technical issues/challenges).

• Experience fostering customer relationships.

• Demonstrated knowledge of Basis of Estimates
(BOEs), contractual discussions and/or proposals, and/or Cost Account Management, sub-tier contractor performance cost execution of IWTA's.

• Requires knowledge of multiple Air Vehicle and Field Services design elements including field support engineering, maintenance, and logistics.
Desired Skills:
• Knowledge of sustainment linkages between
Sustaining Engineering, Supply, Maintenance, Joint Technical Data, Modifications, Data Quality, Support Equipment, Training, ALIS, as it relates to fielded performance is required.
• Diverse customer support experience beneficial
• Operation Center Management / Customer Interface
• Field Support Engineering Management
• Maintenance and Logistics Contractor Support
• Joint and Contingency Operations Support
• Deployment Planning
• Earned Value Management
• Problem Reporting and Resolution / Management
• Prior operational maintenance, engineering or
sustainment engineering experience highly desirable
• Problem Reporting
• Multi-Company Teaming
• Risk Management
• Technical Problem Resolution
• Performance Management
• Customer Relationship Management Cost, Schedule & Control
• Prior military experience preferred but not require
Security Clearance Statement: This position requires a government security clearance, you must be a US Citizen for consideration.
Clearance Level: Secret with Investigation or CV date within 5 years
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 week
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.
The application window will close in 90 days; applicants are encouraged to apply within 5 - 30 days of the requisition posting date in order to receive optimal consideration.
At Lockheed Martin, we use our passion for purposeful innovation to help 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, develop, 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. 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 you connect with, you’re invited to apply for this role. Or, if you are unsure whether your experience aligns with the requirements of this position, we encourage you to search on Lockheed Martin Jobs, and apply for roles that align with your qualifications.
Experience Level: Experienced Professional
Relocation Available: Possible
Career Area: Product Support
Type: Full-Time
Shift: First
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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.

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Foundational Values: Our culture of performance excellence, ethics, teamwork and inclusion is embedded in everything we do.

Diverse Career Opportunities with Meaningful Work: Grow your career and skills for life. Our technology-driven learning platforms and programs enable your development and agility.

Your Health, Your Wealth, Your Life: Our flexible schedules, competitive pay and comprehensive benefits enable you to live a healthy, fulfilling life at and outside of work.

Empowered to Be Your Best: Use your strengths to make a difference in the lives of one another, our customers, our communities and our planet.

Commitment to Sustainability: We foster innovation, integrity and security to preserve the environment, strengthen diverse communities and propel growth.

Here, the possibilities are endless because we offer:

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  • Healthcare

    Medical, Dental and Vision coverage is available for employees who opt-in.

  • 401(k)/Retirement Plans

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