Littleton, Colorado

**Description:** Are you passionate about state\-of\-the\-art technology in space exploration, and seeing your work applied to real life applications that travel to space? Then join Lockheed Martin Space’s Optical Payload Center of Excellence \(OPCoE\) for as a Payload Electronics Certified Principal Engineer \(CPE\)\!

OPCoE enables new frontiers in visible\-light and infrared systems, missile defense, space exploration and much more\. Our amazing people are on a mission to make a difference in the world and every single day we use our unique skills and experiences to create, design and build solutions to some of the world’s hardest engineering problems\.

As a Payload Electronics CPE you will be: \(a\) working with Systems Engineering and subcontractors to develop specifications; \(b\) assuring optical payload electronic configuration Items, circuitry designs and electrical components with specific characteristics are within specified electrical requirements and perform according to specifications, \(c\) a part of a team developing designs, analyzes, and tests for electro\-optical systems and components to drive common, high TRL payload products across programs\.

Responsibilities include:

• Performing as a CPE for the development of optical payload electronics systems

• Leading design reviews, Engineering Material Review Board \(EMRB\) hardware discrepancy decisions and Failure Review Board \(FRB\) as required

• Resolving test anomalies and troubleshooting

• Generation, review and presentation of payload electronics Product Certifications

• Support of system level testing

• Providing technical guidance and direction to electronics vendors and LM electrical design teams to ensure compliance of optical payload electronics products with all program requirements

• Leadership of cross\-functional development teams, coordinating with partners \(e\.g\. subcontractor, customer, SEIT, and parts organizations\)

• Ownership of optical payload electronics documentation \(design, analysis, and interface definitions\)

• Creation of technology maturation and risk reduction plans for critical electrical payload elements and subsystems

• Supporting proposal development activities for objective payload systems

• Coordinating with partners and stakeholders \(e\.g\., subcontractor, customer, SEIT, and multiple M&P and parts organizations\) and handling closure of Action Items and Liens

• Managing risk and identifying mitigation plans to meet productivity, quality, cost, schedule, and mission success objectives

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 & recognition

As a federal contractor Lockheed Martin is required to provide the candidate an opportunity to request a reasonable accommodation during the application process\.

We are an equal opportunity employer and value diversity at Lockheed Martin\. We do not discriminate on the basis of race, religion, color, national origin, gender, sexual orientation, age, marital status, veteran status, or disability status\.

**Basic Qualifications:**

• Bachelors degree or higher in electrical engineering or related technical discipline; or equivalent experience/combined education

• Experience leading others as a project or team lead in developing optical and/or electrical products through all phases of the life cycle

• Experience in development of analog or digital electronic circuitry

• Experience as a technical product lead of analog and/or digital electronics systems

• U\.S\. citizenship with the ability to obtain and maintain a TS/SCI /Poly clearance

**Desired Skills:**

• Current TS/SCI/Poly clearance

• Ability to travel approximately 25%

• Experience in software and electronics \(analog, digital, and RF\)\.

• Experience as a Certified Principal Engineer / Product Lead of analog and digital electronics

• Experience working with Subcontractors and sub\-tier suppliers

• Familiarity with processes on failure investigation \(root cause analysis, Failure Review Boards, etc\.\)

• Experience assisting with as\-built pedigree and quality documentation reviews

• Experience supporting the technical evaluation of design and requirements verification

• Experience in all phases of aerospace electronic component development cycle

• Experience interacting with peers, management and government customers

• Proficient in speaking, messaging, presentations and in written communication skills



**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\.


Experienced Professional

Littleton, Colorado

Headquartered in Bethesda, Maryland, Lockheed Martin is a global security and aerospace company that employs approximately 100,000 people worldwide and is principally engaged in the research, design, development, manufacture, integration and sustainment of advanced technology systems, products and services.

Lockheed Martin is led by Marillyn A. Hewson, Chairman, President and Chief Executive Officer.

Our Mission:  We solve complex challenges, advance scientific discovery and deliver innovative solutions to help our customers keep people safe.

Our Vision: Be the global leader in supporting our customers' missions, strengthening security and advancing scientific discovery.


Our Values:

Do What's Right

Respect Others

Perform With Excellence

CUSTOMER BASE: As a global security, innovation, and aerospace company, the majority of Lockheed Martin's business is with the U.S. Department of Defense and U.S. federal government agencies. In addition, Sikorsky (a Lockheed Martin Company) provides military and rotary-wing aircraft to all five branches of the U.S. armed forces along with military services and commercial operators in 40 nations. The remaining portion of Lockheed Martin's business is comprised of international government and commercial sales of products, services and platforms. 


Lockheed Martin's operating units are organized into broad business areas.

Aeronautics, with approximately $20.1 billion in 2017 sales which includes tactical aircraft, airlift, and aeronautical research and development lines of business.

Missiles and Fire Control, with approximately $7.2 billion in 2017 sales that includes the Terminal High Altitude Area Defense System, PAC-3 Missiles as some of its high-profile programs.

Rotary and Mission Systems with approximately $14.2 billion in 2017 sales, which includes Sikorsky military and commercial helicopters, naval systems, platform integration, simulation and training and energy programs lines of business.

Space, with approximately $9.5 billion in 2017 sales which includes space launch, commercial satellites, government satellites, and strategic missiles lines of business. 



2017 Sales: $51 Billion

Backlog: $100 Billion

Cash Flow from Operations: $6.5 Billion

Stock Ticker Symbol: LMT, on the New York Stock Exchange. Ranked 64th on the 2015 Fortune 500 list of largest industrial corporations

(All amounts approximate)


Employees: approximately 100,000 employees in the United States and internationally

Operations: 590+ facilities in 50 states throughout the U.S.; Internationally, business locations in over 70 nations and territories


Lockheed Martin Corporation

6801 Rockledge Drive

Bethesda, MD 20817 U.S.A.

(301) 897-6000

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