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Systems Engineer - Operations Engineering

Apply Now Job ID: 506857BR Date posted: Oct. 18, 2019 City: White Sands Missile Range State: New Mexico Program: DARKWING
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 Satellite System Engineer is part of the 24/7 operations team.

This position operates in a highly dynamic environment so you will be expected to have the ability to work within tight timelines with rapidly changing priorities.

You will need to have exceptional customer interface skills and possess the ability to work conflicting requirements for resources in a timely fashion.

You will be asked to develop new and/or update existing operational procedures, be responsible for documenting system discrepancies and working with the development and Ops teams to prioritize existing discrepancy reports for delivery to ops.

Travel for conferences and enterprise activities may be required. Applicants selected will be subject to a security investigation and meet eligibility requirements for access to classified information.

Typically has Bachelor’s degree from an accredited college in a related discipline, or equivalent experience/combined education. Entry level.

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:
•Paid time off
•Work/life balance
•Career development
•Mentorship opportunities
•Rewards & recognition

Lockheed Martin is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer. You 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:
• Must be able to work rotational shifts and perform in a dynamic test and operational environment
• Must possess outstanding interpersonal skills and be able to function in a multi-contractor environment
• Ability to plan, prioritize, schedule, manage and report on assigned tasks
• Successful applicants must possess a strong operations oriented technical background and
• Microsoft Office Applications experience
• Must be willing to travel occasionally (approximately 1 week/year)
• Must be willing to obtain site specific certifications: System Operator certification and COMSEC certification
Desired Skills:
• Common computer architectures and operating systems
• Networking, LINUX, MSWindows, computer system architectures
• Experience with telecommunication/satellite communications, including RF/digital/analog circuits
• Satellite operations experience including troubleshooting operational problems and generating operational procedures
• Possess a current 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 Professional Business Unit: ESS4400 SPACE Relocation Available: Possible Career Area: Systems Engineering: System of Systems Integration Clearance Level: TS/SCI Type: Full-Time Virtual Location: no Work Schedule: ROTATING- Rotating hrs/day per week Shift: First Apply Now

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