Huntsville, Alabama

**Description:** The coolest jobs on this planet… or any other… are with Lockheed Martin Space\.

At the dawn of a new space age, Space is a pioneer, partner, innovator and builder\. Our amazing team is on a mission to make a difference in the world\. Every single day we use our unique skills and experiences to craft, design and build solutions to some of the worlds’ hardest engineering problems\. Our culture encourages employees to dream big, perform with excellence and build incredible products\. We provide the resources, support, and the focus\. You bring the passion and courage to envision limitless possibilities and we’ll build a better tomorrow with you\.

Going to space is just the beginning\. It’s what you do when you get there that matters\. Lockheed Martin Space builds the satellites and spacecraft that do amazing things in space for our government and commercial customers\. Connecting people, advancing discovery, and protecting what matters most\. Lockheed Martin\-built satellites give earlier warning of severe weather, connect troops on the battlefield, and deliver GPS directions to a billion people worldwide\. As we look to the future mission, we’re driving innovations to help our customers do even more in orbit\. As that mission evolves, we’ll be ready\. Will you? Come, join our Program Management team in the dynamic world of Space\. Here, we are driven by innovation and integrity\. By applying the highest standards of business ethics and a forward\-thinking mindset, we believe everything is within our reach\.

Our facility in Huntsville, AL seeks an **early to mid\-career level** Project Engineer to join our mission supporting the THAAD program\. In this role you will perform as a Control Account Manager \(CAM\) providing CAM support for all assigned control accounts\. Duties include leading, planning, budgeting, and managing the cost/schedule/technical performance for each assigned Control Account \(CA\)\. You will also effectively lead control account performance, elevate concerns and issues where appropriate to program management, including other impacted control account managers\.

**Summary of Key Duties**

• Work with internal organizations \(Supply Chain, Program Management, Quality, etc\.\) to ensure all processes are appropriately followed and implemented to ensure smooth product flow throughout the life\-cycle

• Identify risks and prospects to the program Risk & Opportunity Control Board and implement approved mitigation plans

• Conduct closed loop corrective action to include thorough variance analysis, monitoring of cost/schedule mitigation activities, and corrective action adjustment as necessary

• Provide timely and accurate insight to key program impacts or opportunities to the Integrated Process Team \(IPT\) Manager and Program Manager

• Be “at the ready” for any 2nd level questions related to parts procurement status, headcount challenges, resource constraints, or safety and quality issues

• Complete all Earned Value Management \(EVM\) assigned duties to include work authorization requests, estimate at complete review, schedule status, variance reporting, and comprehensive estimates at complete

**Our employees working in this level of position typically have 5\-10 years of experience\.**

**Join us\. Let’s do Space\!**

**Basic Qualifications:**

• Bachelors degree in a technical or business oriented discipline with 5\-7 years of related experience, or in lieu of a degree candidates who have12\-15 years of directly relevant project engineering experience will also be considered

• Knowledge of program lifecycle and how early milestones may drive future costs

• Demonstrated ability to work with technical leads to manage cost, schedule and technical scope

• Previous Proposal and BOE \(basis of estimate\) experience

• Risk and Opportunity Management experience

• Must be a U\.S\. citizen and be able to secure a government security clearance at the Secret level

**Desired Skills:**

• Active Secret Security clearance

• Previous CAM or project lead experience

• Desire to enhance Program Management skills including communication, the ability to deal with unforeseen challenges, and building strong relationships

• Familiarity with THAAD \(Terminal High Altitude Area Defense\), or other Missile/Weapon System programs

• Strong problem solving, root cause, corrective action, and closure skills

• Lead discussions and determine resolutions to problems

• Demonstrate ability to work collaboratively with customer

• Accept responsibility, accountability and exercise authority to ensure cost, schedule, and technical success

• Support internal and external customer audits

• Familiarity with the Missile Defense Agency customer organization

• Excellent communicator both written and orally

• Demonstrated business acumen

• Demonstrated experience in driving complex issues or problems to successful closure

**BASIC QUALIFICATIONS:**

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**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\.

**EXPERIENCE LEVEL:**

Experienced Professional

Huntsville, Alabama

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. 

ORGANIZATION

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. 

 

FINANCIAL PERFORMANCE

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)

WHERE WE ARE

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

Headquarters:

Lockheed Martin Corporation

6801 Rockledge Drive

Bethesda, MD 20817 U.S.A.

(301) 897-6000

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