Lockheed Martin Project Engineer Associate in Littleton, Colorado

Description: At the dawn of a new paradigm in space, Lockheed Martin Space Protection Programs is a pioneer, partner, innovator, and builder. Our amazing team is on a mission to make a difference in the world. Every day we use our unique skills and experiences to create, design, and build solutions to some of the nation’s hardest engineering problems. Our culture encourages employees to dream big, perform with excellence, and create incredible products. We provide the resources, inspiration and focus for you to accomplish incredible things on rapid timelines. If you have the passion and courage to dream big, we want to build a better tomorrow with you.

As part of a small, passionate, and accomplished team of experts, you will provide project management for first-of-a-kind Research & Development efforts for Space Protection Programs. Position will serve as a strong foundation for continued development as a project engineer. Support will begin with project management of smaller IRAD and CRAD projects before moving onto larger projects to manage.


• Manage research, design, integration, and test projects

• Work with other engineering disciplines to deliver unique solutions

• Prepare for and participate in major customer reviews: i.e. SRR, PDR, CDR, TRR, PSR,

• Utilize project management techniques including EVM, Agile, and Waterfall

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:

Career development

Rewards & recognition

Mentorship opportunities

Work/life balance

US Citizenship and ability to obtain/maintain a TS/SCI clearance with Polygraph

Basic Qualifications:

Bachelors degree in Mechanical Engineering, Electrical Engineering, Aeronautical Engineering, Aerospace Engineering or a related discipline from an accredited college/university.

Demonstrated experience leading engineering projects in a lead role

Demonstrated experience working on engineering teams.

US Citizenship and ability to obtain/maintain a TS/SCI clearance with Polygraph

Desired Skills:

Experience preparing and presenting at engineering design reviews

Experience with development of system and program requirements

Basic understanding of spacecraft subsystems (e.g. avionics, propulsion, communications, guidance and control, etc.)

Understanding/Experience with engineering project lifecycles

Excellent written, verbal, and interpersonal communication skills

Small Satellite experience a plus

Hands on hardware build and testing a plus



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.

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.

Join us at Lockheed Martin, where we’re engineering a better tomorrow.


4 yr and up College