Mechanical Engineer - Thermal Protection Systems

Lockheed Martin
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United States

Description:Your invitation to a forward-thinking future! Aswe enter a new era of Strategic WeaponSystems, Lockheed Martin and our amazing menand women are on a mission to make adifference in the world and every single day weuse our unique skills and experiences to create,design and build solutions to some of the worlds’hardest engineering problems.Navy Strategic Programs (NSP) is experiencingsignificant growth and we need your expertise todeliver amazing new technologies to ourcustomers. The early design and engineeringphase provides you with tremendous careergrowth potential along with importantassignments to stretch and hone your expertise.This position supports NSP within the StrategicMissile Defense Line of Business in LockheedMartin Space. Lockheed Martin (LM) is lookingfor a hardworking, experienced, MechanicalEngineer to become a member of theConventional Prompt Strike Engineering Team.As a Mechanical Engineer/Thermal ProtectionSystem (TPS) Lead in the Structures andPropulsion organization your duties will includeresponsibility for the design, procurement, testand application of TPS material on missilestructure and propulsion components. This jobrequires coordinating with customers, suppliers,manufacturing facilities, test facilities, and otherrelated disciplines including, subcontracts,quality, flight sciences, and systems engineering.Other duties may include:• Assist on the conceptual development,requirements definition, and design of the TPSsystem• Perform trade studies to select appropriate TPS design solutions• Develop product TPS performancespecifications, statements of work, and supplierdata requirements• Create and maintain engineering drawings,specifications, and technical analyses related tothe TPS application on structure and propulsioncomponents• Provide requirements flow-down, verification,and maintain technical baseline at the suppliers• Evaluate, select, and then manage thetechnical aspects of the procurement from theselected TPS supplier• Support Subsystem Integration, and subsystemtest and operations on an as-needed basis• Occasional travel when required


Basic Qualifications:• BS degree in Mechanical, Aerospace, or relatedEngineering field or equivalent professionalexperience, typically with 9 years of professionalexperience; or 7 years of professional experiencerequired with a related Master's Degree• Understanding of Mechanical ThermalEngineering fundamentals• Familiarity with GDT• Proficient in Microsoft Suite• Knowledge of other disciplines (i.e. - stress,dynamics, thermal analysis, production, ATLO,electronics)• US citizen with ability to obtain a DoD secretclearanceDesired Skills:• Experience the thermal structural analysis andthermal environment test techniques• Proven desire and ability to own technicalchallenges through solution• Experience with TPS performance assessment,including thermal decomposition and ablationanalysis• Familiarity with TPS application processes• Demonstrated high proficiency with CreoParametric, Creo View (or equivalent), EPDM(PTC Windchill), and configuration controlprocesses• Hands on Hardware experience• Demonstrated interpersonal skills and teamingwith internal and external customers• Demonstrated ability to collaborate effectivelywith adjacent disciplines (systems engineering,electronics, stress/thermal analysis,configuration management, production, test,quality…)• Demonstrated ability to manage multipleassignments and customers, simultaneously andindependently• Ability to work independently with minimalsupervision• Fast learner with good problem-solving abilities• Flight Hardware Design experience• Proficiency in industry standard CAD (Creo,Catia, AutoCad) software• Knowledge of manufacturing processes anddocumentation, including SAP, Q-notes, testprocedures, etc.• Knowledge of other disciplines (i.e. - stress,dynamics, thermal analysis, production, ATLO,electronics)• Familiarity/proficiency in supply chainmanagement and subcontracts• Experience with requirement definition,documentation and verification• Ability to work in a reciprocal and team-basedenvironment• Excellent organizational skills and interpersonalskills with technical and non-technical audiences

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 $97,500 - $162,500 . 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: 9x80 every other Friday offSecurity Clearance Statement: This position requires a government security clearance, you must be a US Citizen for consideration.Clearance Level: Secret

First posted: 
7/25/2021 10:02:14 PM

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