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Electronics Engineer Associate

Apply Now Job ID: 518919BR Date posted: Feb. 13, 2020 City: Santa MariaState: California Program: GFES
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 day we use our unique skills and experiences to create, design and build solutions to some of the worlds’ hardest engineering problems. Our culture encourages employees to dream big, perform with excellence and create incredible products. We provide the resources, inspiration and focus and if you have the passion and courage to dream big, we want to build a better tomorrow with you.

The GFES Program (Ground & Flight Engineering Solutions) performs satellite launch processing operations, ground systems assembly integration & test (AI&T) as well as ground support equipment operations & maintenance (O&M). The primary operating locations are Santa Maria, CA, Vandenberg AFB, CA and Sunnyvale, CA.

GFES is seeking an electrical/electronics engineer to support satellite assembly, test & launch processing, electronics equipment assembly & test and operations & maintenance (O&M) of ground support equipment (GSE). You will provide engineering support to the Ground Operations group to accomplish assembly, integration & test of electronic/electrical ground and flight subsystems and systems.

Summary of key duties for this position:
• Perform manufacturing liaison engineering
• Lead the operation & maintenance of ground support equipment
• Perform satellite launch processing operations while undergoing rigorous training for and becoming a certified test conductor (CTC)
• Perform test procedures development & execution
• Lead fault isolation and troubleshooting efforts
• Act as test engineer for electronic/electrical payload processing, cable/chassis/console assembly per engineering drawings, etc.
• Work with technicians, quality inspectors & engineers, systems safety engineers, design engineers & systems engineers, management, planners and customer/program representatives
• Perform daily duties as required such as production support, technical & status briefings, trade studies, prepare technical analysis/reports, failure analysis and occasional electrical/electronics design

Travel will be required.

Candidate selected will be subject to a government security investigation and must meet eligibility requirements for access to classified information.

Benefits of Employment:
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

Learn more about Lockheed Martin’s competitive and comprehensive benefits package.

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.
Basic Qualifications:
• Bachelors degree from an accredited college in Electronics Engineering or Electrical Engineering or a related discipline, or equivalent experience/combined education
• Must be a US citizen
Candidate selected must have the ability to obtain a TS/SCI Clearance which is required for this role.
Desired Skills:
• Test procedure writing & test operations experience, technical presentation, failure analysis, troubleshooting. Aircraft, missile, rocket and/or satellite assembly and test experience.
• Experience with CREO and Zuken design tools.
• Able to perform basic electronics test engineering functions (lead technicians in assembly, operations and maintenance of ground systems, perform troubleshooting/fault detection, failure analysis and corrective actions).
• Must have the ability to work in teams, climb stairs, work in factory & launch site environments.
• Must be willing to travel, work overtime, odd shifts.
• Excellent communications (written, verbal and presentation) skills are a must.
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: SPACE Relocation Available: Possible Career Area: Electronics Engineering Clearance Level: TS/SCI Type: Full-Time Virtual Location: no Work Schedule: STANDARD-Mon-Fri/8 hours a day Shift: First Apply Now

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