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Systems Engineering Verification Lead

Sunnyvale, California

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Systems Engineering Verification Lead

Sunnyvale, California

Job ID: 612932BR Date posted: Sep. 22, 2022 Locations: Sunnyvale, CaliforniaProgram: Remote Sensing COVID-19 continues to significantly impact our employees, families and communities. With employee health and safety as our top priority, and as a federal contractor, Lockheed Martin is taking action to address the increased risk and uncertainty COVID-19 variants pose in the workplace and ensuring we meet our commitments to national security.

To uphold safety for all employees, we will continue to request vaccination status for all Lockheed Martin employees including new hires. All current and newly hired employees are required to follow onsite safety measures based upon the COVID-19 Community Level at the specific work location.
Description: Special Programs Remote Sensing - right for you

Come join Lockheed Martin's Special Programs Remote Sensing (RS) Engineering Team. This diverse team has been a primary provider of national Remote Sensing capabilities for over 50+ years. As part of our team, you will get to build products that elevate the mission and be a trusted partner for critical national capabilities. One day the world may hear the full story of your achievements. They may discover the critical role you’ve played to defeat the enemies of freedom. As we enjoy the freedoms of democracy, we honor the unsung heroes, the people working quietly to keep the light of liberty shining. Come see what SP-RS is all about!

Lockheed Martin is seeking an energetic and high performing colleague with strong verbal and written communication skills to Lead our team of verification engineers in Sunnyvale, CA. You can build effective relationships across organizations, disciplines (electrical, mechanical, thermal, software) and with customers.

As the Systems Engineering Verification Lead within the Requirements and Verification team, you will:
• Define and own the Verification Baseline
• Consult and advise on requirement language at all requirement levels (Segment to Component)
• Guide verification planning and sell-off of Segment, Element and Subsystem level requirements
• Work closely with the customer counterpart to define, validate and verify a large-scale system
• Prepare data, charts and status for verification review board, R&V working group, management meetings for status of requirement verification planning and execution
• Coordinating with Responsible System Engineers (RSEs) and Certified Principal Engineers (CPEs) in planning and preparing requirements verification evidence for acceptance and approval
• Support System Test in development of Interface test objectives/requirements and evidence capture
• Support Special Programs’ requirements and verification team projects and coordinate regularly with key partners to maintain program objectives
• Mentor junior staff and apply systems engineering change control process to retain control of the requirements and verification execution
• Define and work with staff to develop and maintain scripts for producing documents and reports from the DOORS database using various scripting languages/tools, such as JavaScript, DOORS eXtension Language (DXL), and MS-Office

To promote the sharing of ideas, Lockheed Martin cultivates an inclusive work environment that inspires differences and big-picture thinking.

Learn more about Lockheed Martin’s competitive and comprehensive benefits package.
Basic Qualifications:
• Knowledge of Systems Engineering concepts and processes
• Demonstrated ability to work with multiple engineering disciplines to identify technical product characteristics to develop and document interface agreements
• Track record of making sound recommendations and following through with successful influencing and negotiation to desirable outcome
• Experience managing customer participation Working Group meetings, including preparing data, charts, and status
• Knowledge of DOORS or similar tool for requirements management, decomposition, and publication
• Final Top Secret security clearance to start, with the ability to obtain timely TS/SCI w/polygraph
Desired Skills:
• Current TS/SCI security clearance with polygraph
• Familiarity with SP-RS Program Processes and Customer & Program Team
• Excellent communication skills to engage and influence program teams and leadership on design review criteria, products, delivery mechanisms, and execution of event.
• Problem-solving skills starting with scant threads of disparate information
• Familiarity with program and design review process (SRR, PDR, CDR, TRR, etc.)
• Knowledge and or training in the integration of requirements, design and technology during the design and development of complex systems.
• Capability to become knowledgeable of MBSE Toolsets & Concepts to drive the development of top-level interface documentation via MBSE Tools
• Proficiency with DOORS database and application of systems engineering change control process to retain control of the interfaces, requirements, and verification execution Security Clearance Statement: This position requires a government security clearance, you must be a US Citizen for consideration.Clearance Level: TS/SCI w/Poly 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.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 off 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: Requirements Development Type: Full-Time Shift: First
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