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System Field Engineer Sr. (Avionics / Sensors)

Apply Now Job ID: 510031BR Date posted: Nov. 20, 2019 City: Las Vegas State: Nevada Program: ADP
Description:This exciting position is with our historic Skunk Works program. Skunk Works is an integral part of Lockheed's Aeronautics business area responsible for advanced systems development including conceptual design and rapid prototyping of clean sheet solutions and improvements and derivatives to existing systems. The ideal skunk is an agile, multi-faceted teammate who loves to solve our customer's most difficult challenges. Some of our unclassified projects include the U-2, SR-71 Blackbird, F-22 Raptor, F-117 Nighthawk, and the F-35 Lightening II.

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This Field Support Engineer provides technical advice and guidance on installation, adaptation, configuration or enhancement of company technical products, programs and systems. Provides expertise for resolving technical problems, troubleshoots products and modifies them to customer requirements. Provides training to customers. Candidate will be an integral member of a technical team responsible for overseeing a complex mission system during operations and will be able to confer with a broader engineering team regarding anomalies in system operation.

The candidate will be responsible for day to day maintenance, trouble shooting, fault isolation, analysis and complete check-out of a set of complex computer and communications equipment. Candidate must have a thorough knowledge of network based communications systems, routers, virtual systems, relational databases, Windows Server 2003, 2008, and 2012, Windows XP, Windows 7, and UNIX operating systems. Will develop solutions to complex problems which require the regular use of ingenuity and innovation. Will remove and replace components and assemblies, repair and perform general up-keep of all systems. Will perform periodic inspections, overhaul, modify and update systems as defined by engineering. Will perform periodic software installs and upgrades. Must be familiar with and demonstrate an ability to use engineering drawings, schematics, specifications, technical guides and manufacturers' manuals. Accomplish fault analysis and resolution of avionic system and subsystem discrepancies experienced in the field. Attend debriefings, as required, to aid in the rapid identification of emergent issues. Document problems, even if resolved on-site, to ensure the company can identify failure trends. Will be required to operate, service and maintain support equipment.

Comprehensive system integration expertise is required. Must be innovative, self-motivated, proactive and always utilize sound judgment, be diplomatic and establish and preserve a creditable relationship with all personnel. Excellent interpersonal and organizational skills as well as excellent oral and written communications skills are required to support the on-site Customer. Manage and track multiple engineering and logistics support activities, providing periodic status to Customer and Program Management.

Candidates must be willing to travel and work periodically at austere remote locations to support Customer requirements. Must be able to obtain and maintain a valid U.S. passport, accept customer furnished quarters and comply with mobility requirements such as chemical warfare training and applicable vaccinations. Must be willing to work extended shifts including holidays and weekends.

The applicant selected will be subjected to Government security investigation and must meet eligibility requirements for program access. Selected applicant must meet minimum medical requirements, which includes a company overseas physical. This position will require an active Top Secret security clearance with current SBI. The candidate must agree to and successfully pass a polygraph examination if requested.
Basic Qualifications:
- Computer system administration

- Experience with troubleshooting networks and computers
Desired Skills:
- Cost, Schedule and Quality management supporting MRO activities
- Technical report writing
- Experience operating / maintaining Support Equipment
- Knowledge of Integrated Logistics Support concepts
- Bachelor or above Degree
- Network Administration
- Network Installation
- Engineering Technician
- Operations Engineering
- Remote Sensing
- UAV Technology
- Avionics Support
- Backup & Recovery
- Security+
- Must be willing to travel, work any shift, weekends and holidays to meet customer requirements
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: ESS0343 AERONAUTICS COMPANY Relocation Available: Yes Career Area: Product Support Clearance Level: TS/SCI Type: Full-Time Virtual Location: no Work Schedule: FLEX9x80A-Friday off in 2nd week w/flex hrs/day Shift: First Apply Now

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