Huntsville, Alabama

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

As we enter a new era of Strategic Weapon Systems, Lockheed Martin is a pioneer, partner, innovator, and builder\. Our outstanding men and women are on a mission to make a difference in the world and every single day we use our unique skills and experiences to create, craft, and build solutions to some of the worlds’ hardest engineering problems\. Do you want to be part of a culture that inspires employees to think big, perform with excellence and build incredible products? We provide the resources, inspiration, and focus \- if you have the passion and courage to dream big, then we want to build a better tomorrow with you\.

When enemies attack, governments need to be ready to defend their soldiers, citizens, and infrastructure\. That’s where THAAD comes in – it's one of the most sophisticated missile defense systems in the world and is ready to take on the challenge\.

**Learn more about THAAD**

Our team is seeking a **Project Systems Engineer** to support the Terminal High Altitude Area Defense \(THAAD\) Ground Development \(Gnd\-Dev\) program\. You will work in the Project Integration and Execution area which is one of the four THAAD Ground Systems Engineering teams: Project Integration and Execution, System Design & Architecture, and Requirements & Verification\. This position will report to THAAD Gnd\-Dev Systems Engineering Manager in Huntsville, Alabama\.

**In this role, you will:**

• Be accountable for overall systems engineering technical, project risks, cost, and schedule performance on a specific project\(s\)\.

• Lead broader projects for the THAAD Gnd\-Dev effort by managing your project's risks and opportunities and reporting them out to leadership\.

• Provide primary Tech Ops communication with Program Management \(PM\) Office / Customer for all programmatic items on a project as well as be responsible for identification and closure of technical issues\.

• Meet/exceed all technical commitments made to the programs and track Estimate to Complete/Earned Value Management \(ETC/EVM\) Metrics to monitor program performance, and identify technical or Tech Ops staffing risks, while handling cost/schedule\.

• Ensure requirements baseline in documents, tracked, maintained, and substantiated\.

• Ensure establishment and tracking of key performance metrics and provide timely and accurate projections of engineering resource requirements\.

• Work closely with first\-line functional leaders to identify and secure appropriate staffing, coordinate with the PM office and first\-line managers on proposed engineering staffing changes prior to changes\.

**This position is in Rocket City USA, one of the greatest places to work: Huntsville, AL\!**

To be successful, you will typically have a bachelor’s degree and 9\-14 years of professional experience\.

**Basic Qualifications:**

• Experience in Program/project management, planning, and execution to include Cost Account Management

• Experience with Engineering and Systems Engineering development processes and troubleshooting

• Experience working with subcontractors

• THAAD systems engineering experience

• Experience identifying, managing and reporting Risks and Opportunities

• Ability to obtain DoD Secret clearance, therefore U\. S\. Citizenship is required\.

**Desired Skills:**

• Concept of Operations/ System Architecting

• Experience interacting with customer representatives and LM leadership or similar

• Requirements definition or decomposition or working with requirements documents

• Experience using DOORs as a requirements management database or similar

• Experience in all phases of development life cycle \(to include proposal, design, qualification, requirements verification/validation, risk and opportunities identification and management, production and deployed system\)

• Missile Defense Concepts and Interoperability or other Command and Control systems

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**Learn more about Lockheed Martin’s comprehensive benefits package here: https://candidate\.lmbenefitscompass\.com**

**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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