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Systems Engineering Manager

Apply Now Job ID: 501433BR Date posted: Sep. 11, 2019 City: King of Prussia State: Pennsylvania
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 a passion to get humans back to the moon and eventually to Mars? NASA has developed the “Exploration Campaign” that includes steps for the development of the Lunar Orbital Platform-Gateway. Jim Bridenstine, NASA Administrator, said: “The glory of the Gateway is that it’s not just for the moon. In future years, it is the best point from which to go deeper.” The first element of The Gateway is the Power Propulsion Element (PPE) and we need your expertise to deliver amazing new technologies to our customers. The PPE program is looking to build a core team of highly motivated engineers excited to be working in a fast pace, 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.

This position Is located in Valley Forge and supports the ICBM & Strategic Systems (ISS) area. This System Engineer Mgr. position supports the Minuteman III mission area within ISS. Responsibilities include technical direction, planning, and staffing. This position will also support management of System Engineering Project Engineering resources for ISS and include ISS program and proposal support as required. Standard System Engineering responsibilities will include oversight and guidance of a Systems Engineering team to include full System Engineering life cycle processes, from architecture and requirements development through weapons system operations and sustainment, and their application to ISS programs. This position will also provide oversight and support to critical ISS Engineering skill development for Engineering Skills, which includes critical Nuclear Systems Skills - Nuclear Surety/Safety and Nuclear Hardness. This position will require functional leadership and demonstrated LM Full Spectrum Leadership experience.
Basic Qualifications:
- Working knowledge of Systems Engineering processes
- Demonstrated interpersonal skills and teamwork with internal customers
- Comfortable working in a fast paced and dynamic multi-disciplinary environment
- Excellent organizational and verbal/written communication skills
- Proficiency with standard documentation and presentation tools (MS Office type tools)
- Experience with system engineering missile systems
- Bachelors degree from an accredited college in a related discipline, or equivalent experience/combined education with commensurate years of professional experience.
Desired Skills:
- Experience with US Air Force Weapon Systems Programs
- Experience with US Strategic Systems
- Experience with Missile Weapons Systems
- Understanding of MBSE processes, principles and tools
- Experience with USAF Minuteman III Acquisition and Sustainment
- Broad experience of Systems Engineering life Cycle process and tools.
- Excellent written and verbal communication skills.
- Strong interpersonal skills.
- Ability to work in a fast-paced, collaborative team environment.
- Proficiency in Microsoft Office applications (PowerPoint, Excel, Word, Project).
- Demonstrated ability as a team player to build consensus among peers and build effective relationships with team members.
- Effectively manage change
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: Secret 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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