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IHLS Mission Ops and Ground Data Systerms Lead

Apply Now Job ID: 509443BR Date posted: Dec. 13, 2019 City: Highlands Ranch, Houston State: Colorado, Texas Program: IHLS
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 is a pioneer, partner, innovator and builder. Our amazing men and women are on a mission to make a difference in the world and every single day we use our unique skills, talents and experiences to design and build solutions to some of the world’s hardest engineering problems. Do you want to be part of a culture that inspires employees to envision the impossible, perform with excellence and build incredible products? We provide the resources, inspiration and focus—if you have the passion and courage to dream big, then we want to build a better tomorrow with you.

Do you have the passion to get humans back to the moon and eventually to Mars? NASA has developed a vision for exploration that includes the development of a Human Lander System and a Gateway Habitat in the next 5 years. The nation received a White House mandate to place humans back on the surface of the Moon by 2024. Lockheed Martin Space in onboard to be part of this historic event and is looking to build a core team of highly-motivated engineers excited to be working in a fast-paced, dynamic environment. This is a rare opportunity for you to help NASA meet the challenges of the first step in achieving that "long-term presence at the Moon" and the stepping point for human missions to Mars.
Lockheed Martin is looking for a dedicated Mission Operations and Ground Data Systems Lead Systems Engineer to become a member of the Systems Team on the Integrated Human Lander System (IHLS) program.

The Mission Operations and Ground Data Systems Sr Staff Technical Lead will be responsible for the following:
– The technical development and execution of the Mission
Operations team responsible for operations of multiple elements of the Integrated Human Lander System (IHLS) program.
– The Ground Data System including development
efforts required for the various operations sites
– Provide technical guidance to subcontractors/teammates within the Operations organization

A significant responsibility of this position includes a strong collaboration with the NASA JSC Flight Operations Directorate and development of a badge- less integrated NASA JSC/LM Space operations team

*** Please note this position is contingent upon program award expected 3/1/2020***

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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.
Basic Qualifications:
10+ years expertise in the following areas:
– Systems engineering or related engineering discipline with demonstrated systems engineering knowledge and skills including requirements identification, decomposition and allocation and verification/validation
– Mission Operations – real-time mission operations for a complex spacecraft mission and technical lead for a mission operations team
– Mission planning
– Timeline development
– Training – training for a Mission Operations team and customer users of the operations product (aircraft/cockpit and spacecraft)
– Development of Simulation and Operational
– Ground Data Systems
– Demonstrated technical leadership of multi-functional teams
Desired Skills:
– 8 years experience with Human Space Flight
– 3 years experience working with NASA JSC FOD
– Experience with Crew piloting requirements (aircraft and spacecraft)
– Experience with derivation of EVA activities
– Experience with derivation of planet surface operations
– Demonstrated ability to technically lead a multi-disciplined Mission Operations team to communicate and coordinate work as one team with common goals
– Ability to lead and participate in technical working groups that involve diverse team members and the customer
– Ability to prioritize multiple tasks and deliver products on schedule and to cost
– Ability to develop and sustain strong customer and subcontractor relationships
– Excellent written and verbal communication skills,strong social skills, and ability to build consensus among peers while building solid relationships with team members, leadership, and customers
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: ESS4400 SPACE Relocation Available: Possible Career Area: Systems Engineering: Other Clearance Level: None Type: Full-Time Virtual Location: no Work Schedule: 9x80A-9,9,9,9,8 hrs/d in wk1, /9,9,9,9,off in wk2 Shift: First Apply Now

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