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Program Lead System Engineer Sr Mgr.

Littleton, Colorado

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Program Lead System Engineer Sr Mgr.

Littleton, Colorado

Job ID: 559738BR Date posted: Jun. 21, 2021 Locations: Littleton, Colorado Description:This position is contingent upon program award. Lockheed Martin Space is seeking an experienced Program Lead System Engineer to join the Advanced Program Development – Mission Engineering (APD-ME) team in our Special Programs (SP) Line of Business (LOB). The APD-ME team supports development and integration of advanced technologies to provide solutions to our national security mission partners’ most challenging problems.

The successful candidate will be responsible for the system engineering effort on a multi-year development program. Working in close collaboration with the Program Manager, Program Chief Engineer, Space Vehicle and Payload IPT Leads, and LOB leadership, the Program Lead System Engineer will be responsible for technical direction, planning, staffing, interfacing with LM senior management, customers, subcontractors, partners and suppliers, and integration and coordination with all functional organizations involved in system design, integration, assembly, test and delivery. This is a high-visibility position that offers an opportunity to quickly make a significant impact on the future of Special Programs and LM Space. The position requires a high level of technical and business acumen to balance priorities, drive issue prevention/resolution, and clearly communicate status and needs to our customers/partners, and with both Lockheed Martin and supplier executives.

Some travel is required for the position.

To promote the sharing of ideas, Lockheed Martin cultivates an inclusive work environment that inspires 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
Basic Qualifications:
• Experience supporting the System Engineering organization on a development program.
• Experience leading technical teams.
• Project management experience
• Experience implementing System Engineering processes and command media
• Understanding of system-level considerations for multi-vehicle architectures and high-performance RF systems for space applications
• Familiarity with model-based engineering (MBE) principles and processes
• Familiarity with Systems Engineering principles and processes, and their application to complex space architectures through the entire life cycle
• Familiar with technology obsolescence management
• Ability and willingness to obtain and maintain SCI and SAP accesses
• Current Top Secret security clearance
Desired Skills:
• Experience as Lead System Engineer through the entire lifecycle of a development program.
• Experience in a formal leadership role.
• Development program management experience
• Recognized as an authority in the implementation of System Engineering processes and command media, with the demonstrated ability to apply them to a wide range of sophisticated problems and train others in their application
• Experience with of system-level considerations for multi-vehicle architectures and high-performance RF systems for space applications
• Experience implementing Model-Based System Engineering (MBSE) on a development program
• Experience with Systems Engineering principles and processes, and their application to complex space architectures through the entire life cycle
• Experience with technology obsolescence management
• Current SCI and SAP accesses 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.Benefits offered: Medical, Dental, Vision, Life Insurance, Short-Term Disability, Long-Term Disability, 401(k) match, Flexible Spending Accounts, EAP, Education Assistance, Parental Leave, Paid time off, and Holidays.

Pay Rate:
In compliance with Colorado’s Equal Pay for Equal Work Act, the annual base salary range for this position is $140,400 - $234,000 . Please note that the salary information is a general guideline only. Lockheed Martin considers factors such as (but not limited to) scope and responsibilities of the position, candidate’s work experience, education/training, key skills, internal peer equity, as well as, market and business considerations when extending an offer.

This position is incentive plan eligible
Ability to Work Remotely: Onsite Full-time: The work associated with this position will be performed onsite at a designated Lockheed Martin facility.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: 9x80 every other Friday offSecurity Clearance Statement: This position requires a government security clearance, you must be a US Citizen for consideration.Clearance Level: TS/SCI 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 ProfessionalBusiness Unit: SPACERelocation Available: PossibleCareer Area: Systems Engineering: Design and Verification Type: Full-Time Shift: First
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