Lockheed Martin Mechanical Engineering Manager in Littleton, Colorado
Description: Come be a part of the development of the new Hypersonic Conventional Strike Weapon (HCSW). This new air-launched weapon system will include phases progressing through design, flight test, initial production and deployment of the weapon system. Join the Lockheed Martin team and be a part of the company that has developed and flown more hypersonic vehicles than any other U.S. Company and has decades of hypersonic development and flight test experience from government contracts as well as internal investments in research and development projects.
Manager of the Mechanical Engineering Design group for the Hypersonic Conventional Strike Weapon (HCSW) Booster IPT team reporting to the Booster IPT Senior Manager.
Manage mechanical engineers leading all mechanical design efforts including solid rocket propulsion, structures, attitude control systems, separation systems, ordnance, flight termination systems and mechanical ground support equipment. This manager shall ensure technical program execution and deliver products consistent with program needs, provide technical oversight and mentoring, and promote standard technical processes and best practices. Perform management duties including scheduling, tasking and reporting status. Perform Leader duties including partnering with Program and Functional leadership for performance assessments, career development, promotions and compensation, and training and technical development.
At least a Bachelor of Science degree from an
accredited college in Mechanical Engineering or related discipline
Multiple years of experience designing, fabrication
and/or integrating missiles or launch vehicles/spacecraft mechanical products
(structures, mechanisms, thermal products, propulsion, ordnance, cabling, ground support equipment, mechanical integration and test).
Familiarity with the flight and ground systems mechanical design, propulsion and ordnance and cabling requirements, hardware design and build, analyses, integration and test. Demonstrated ability to effectively plan, propose and manage budgets, schedules and resources.
Demonstrated ability to organize, motivate, and lead groups of engineering personnel, with proven
Strong technical skills in aerospace mechanical engineering, and/or full life cycle (requirements
definition, design, analysis, hardware/software integration, support of procurement, fabrication,
integration/test, and delivery) experience for mechanical assemblies.
Extensive experience in mechanical hardware design with CAD tools.
Experience with problem resolution, failure investigation, root case analysis and implementing effective corrective action. Excellent communication, presentation and interpersonal skills with technical and non-technical audiences.
Demonstrated commitment to development and deployment of productivity/performance
improvements and leveraging new technologies.
Current Secret Clearance (or higher clearance) needed.
Considered a technical leader in mechanical design,
analysis, integration, or test. Previously demonstrated
leadership experience of a small group or team.
Demonstrated ability for technical mentoring. Ability
to work closely with engineering functional and
program management, and with other Mechanical
Design leaders. Demonstrated knowledge across all
disciplines in Structures and Thermal Products, other
engineering directorates, and manufacturing.
Demonstrated ability to provide personal and technical leadership and guidance. Ability and
willingness to work functional duties with limited
budget, requiring occasional extended hours. Hands-on
hardware fabrication and assembly experience. SMD
strategic systems experience. Certified Principal
Engineer (CPE). Experience modeling/drafting.
Geometric Dimensioning & Tolerancing. Appropriate degree from an accredited college, or
equivalent experience/combined education, with
professional experience and specialized training
commensurate with assignment.
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.
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