Mechanical Engineer Sr - Propulsion

Lockheed Martin
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United States

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 a pioneer, partner, innovator and builder. Our amazing people are on a mission to make a difference in the world and every day we use our outstanding skills and experiences to create, craft and build solutions to some of the worlds’ hardest engineering problems. Our culture supports employees to dream big, perform with excellence and create incredible products. We provide the resources, encouragement and focus and if you have the passion, we want to build a better tomorrow with you!Fleet Ballistic Missiles (FBM) is one of Lockheed Martin’s outstanding programs that prioritizes partnership, integrity and reliability. Propulsion Engineering is an organization within FBM which design and provides production/facility support for all three stages of the Boost Rocket Motors.As a Sr Propulsion Engineer you will have a blend of technical and programmatic responsibilities and will collaborate across organizations to help meet safety, schedule, and cost. Responsibilities include:- Collaborate with a team of Propulsion Engineers which involves open communication between customers and the team. The high level of responsibility will provide developmental, growth and mentorship opportunities to help you advance in your career- Technical management and recommendationfor the Boost Rocket Motors, where you will partner to work root cause analysis, engage in vendor support/relationship building, and production delivery support- Use strong collaboration skills that can accommodate our various partners across differing geographic locations- Direct and lead analytical support tasks in support of hardware action items- Collaborate with subcontract management to provide technical support, provide and participate in mentorship opportunities and professional development, all while serving as a technical interface to FBM management, systems engineering, quality, and our Navy counterpartsTo 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 recognitionLearn more about Lockheed Martin’s comprehensive benefits package.


Basic Qualifications:- Experience with production support, integration, and/or qualification of hardware components- Experience as a hardware owner (such as Certified Principal Engineer: CPE or Subject Matter Expert: SME, etc)- Combination of experience in: engineering project management, supplier management, annual budget proposals, technical evaluations, tracking and development of cost/schedule- Exposure to or participation with failure investigations, root cause analysis, and/or corrective action disposition- Ability to obtain or maintain a DoD Secret Clearance; US citizenship is requiredDesired Skills:- Missile and/or aerospace related education or experience- Experience with FBM processes and products- Experience as project or team lead- Risk and opportunity experience with an understanding of continuous improvement concepts- Excellent written and verbal communication skills, demonstrated leadership and initiative

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 $79,300 - $132,100 . 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 eligibleAbility to Work Remotely: Part-time Remote Telework: The employee selected for this position will work part of their work schedule remotely and part of their work schedule at a designated Lockheed Martin facility. The specific weekly schedule will be discussed during the hiring process.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: 4x10 hour day, 3 days off per weekSecurity Clearance Statement: This position requires a government security clearance, you must be a US Citizen for consideration.Clearance Level: Secret

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7/25/2021 10:02:10 PM

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