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Chief Engineer

Apply Now Job ID: 487912BR Date posted: Jun. 25, 2019 City: King of Prussia State: Pennsylvania Program: Jupiter
Description:Do you have a commitment to success, proven interpersonal skills, a positive outlook? Are you a creative thinker and problem solver? Are you looking for a meaningful career?

If so, then we would love to speak with you! The Engineering & Technology organization is a highly dynamic and growing organization that plays a vital role in providing mission-critical intelligence solutions by optimizing satellite constellations, processing data through its entire life cycle and developing reliable cutting-edge infrastructure for information dissemination across a global network and to a variety of programs.
You'll have an opportunity to work on world-class programs such as Orion, SBIRS, GPS-III, Commercial Vehicles, Deep Space Exploration, Classified Special Programs, and Communications Systems.
Within these Programs, you will participate in the design, development, verification and deployment of complex new systems. You will utilize your previous systems experience, and/or skills, to develop and maintain systems. You will directly help establish the technical solution and overall system design for our country's most vital and complex Systems.
In this role you will:
• Be the program technical leader for all elements of the system
• Ensure the logical and systematic conversion of customer or product requirements into total systems solutions
• Establish system architecture and CONOPS, perform system trades and analysis, flow down the architecture and CONOPS into requirements and interfaces, and support verification planning
• Work across the Lockheed Martin organization and customer/user community to ensure consensus and understanding of solutions
• Provide technical engineering leadership across multiple sites for the Jupiter communication program
• Provide oversight for design, development and test of the products satisfying cost, schedule and specifications allocated to the Program.
• Provide engineering support and technical direction for the execution of the program development and test
• Responsible for directing and supporting problem and discrepancy evaluation and resolution, coordinating system interface issues, planning for engineering activities, developing technical processes, evaluating system design changes, impacting program assessments pertaining to engineering changes, and other engineering activities
• Develop relationships and working groups between key system interfaces to ensure smooth execution and response to system problems.

Typically has 10-20 years of professional 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. Here are some of the benefits you can enjoy:

• Medical
• Dental
• 401k
• Paid time off
• Work/life balance
• Career development
• Mentorship opportunities
• Rewards & recognition

https://www.lockheedmartinjobs.com/working-here#benefits Learn more about Lockheed Martin’s competitive and comprehensive benefits package.
Basic Qualifications:
• Excellent communicator and demonstrated ability to brief high-levels of customer management.
• Experience architecting, developing, and delivering highly reliable RF Communications / Ground subsystems
• Experience managing subcontracts for communications / ground components or subsystems
• Experience in all aspects of communications systems development, design, installation and operations
• Experience providing technical leadership for the complete life-cycle of a program – from proposal/negotiations through successful delivery and commercial operations.
Desired Skills:
• RF Communications Systems Engineering
• Knowledge of 4G LTE specifications and protocols
•Wireless Communications – Satellite and Terrestrial
•Mobile Telecommunications Protocols (GMR2 spec)
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: RF Engineering 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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