Littleton, Colorado

**Description:** Lockheed Martin Space is seeking a Chief Engineer to join the Advanced Persistent Surveillance Systems \(APS2\) team in our Special Programs \(SP\) Line of Business\. The APS2 team supports development and integration of advanced technologies to provide solutions to our national security mission partners’ most challenging problems\. The successful candidate will support the APS2 Director in ensuring the success of projects through application of adequately tailored engineering processes, strengthening the organization’s brand through communications with both external and internal stakeholders, and growing competitive discriminators through technical oversight of internal designs and subcontracted efforts\. The APS2 Chief Engineer will lead and/or support strategy, business capture, technology planning and program execution efforts across the SP Advanced Programs portfolio\. This role also supports the organization’s human capital strategy through participation in staffing, mentoring and other personnel related activities\. Some travel is required for the position\.

**Basic Qualifications:**

Familiarity with RF payload design, analysis, integration, test and operation\.

Familiarity with class A, B, C and D spacecraft\.

Familiarity with design considerations for Payload, Bus, Communications and Ground Segment\.

Business capture experience\.

Experience leading technical teams\.

Familiarity with principles of System Engineering and System Architecture

Experience supporting Root Cause / Corrective Action investigations\.

Experience interfacing with executive leadership, customer counterparts and/or subcontractors

High level of accountability and a proven track record of meeting commitments

Comfortable working in a fast paced and dynamic multi\-disciplinary environment\.

Excellent organizational and verbal/written communication skills

Demonstrated ability to develop collaborative working environment across disparate organizations

Ability and willingness to obtain and maintain TS/SCI

**Desired Skills:**

Experience with RF payload design, analysis, integration, test and operation\.

Experience with class A, B, C and D spacecraft\.

Experience architecting or designing Payload, Bus, Communications and Ground Segments\.

Proposal support experience to include narrative and BOE writing\.

Experience performing in a Chief Engineer or CPE role on an execution program\.

Experience performing in System Engineering and System Architecture roles\.

Experience leading Root Cause / Corrective Action investigations\.

Experience with Special Programs products, missions and customers\.

Outstanding, trusted relationships with executive customers and senior leaders\.

Demonstrated ability to explain technical issues to non\-technical executives and other decision makers\.

Experience establishing program technical baselines\.

Experience resolving complex organizational and technical challenges requiring integration with cross\-functional teams

Strategy development and strategic messaging experience

Familiarity with Special Programs customers' mission needs

Current TS/SCI clearance

**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

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. 

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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