Herndon, Virginia

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

At the dawn of a new space age, Lockheed Martin is a pioneer, partner, innovator and builder\. Our amazing people are on a mission to make a difference in the world and every day we use our unique skills and experiences to create, design and build solutions to some of the worlds’ hardest engineering problems\. Our culture encourages employees to dream big, perform with excellence and create incredible products\. We provide the resources, inspiration and focus and if you have the passion and courage to dream big, we want to build a better tomorrow with you\.

This GVS Engineering Program Manager \(EPM\) position, also serving as Deputy Program Manager \(DPM\), is responsible for the day\-to\-day execution of the program to meet program commitments in accordance with the vision and direction set forth by the Program Management team\.

The GVS program is an Agile software development program with a diverse team of software, systems, and test engineers, as well as teams focused on operations, deployment, content management and user engagement\.

The EPM is responsible for effective implementation of program cost/ schedule/ technical approach and PM delegated responsibilities\. Experience with cost estimating, BOE generation, schedule/cost management is required\.

The EPM and their management staff focuses on the daily execution of the Program, while the Program Management staff focus on customer needs, contractual compliance and new business activities\.

The EPM will clearly and concisely communicate status, risks, key issues and their potential impact to the Program\. Excellent written, verbal and communication skills are required\. The EPM also works closely with the Line of Business \(LoB\) Program Manager to manage overhead budgets and rates\.

The EPM is the functional leader for all ~35 LM Engineering personnel \(including 2 first level managers\) that support the program\. The EPM, along with the supporting management team of Full Spectrum Leaders, ensures that all Customer, LM Corporate and company requirements are met by the employees with respect to security clearances, compliance training, performance management, correct charging to programs, metrics collection, relevant process framework establishment/ adherence, travel and other areas of compliance\. In addition, the EPM and supporting managers will oversee the development of employee performance objectives, including skills development and other developmental needs\.

The EPM will have responsibility for overseeing the implementation of the annual performance management and salary administration for the employees in their area of responsibility\. The EPM, with inputs from the Program Manager, actively maintain the staffing projections for the program to include hiring activities as well as placement of employees whose assignments are completing onto new programs\. The EPM will work closely with the other Engineering Managers to coordinate staffing and employee development activities\.

The EPM functionally reports directly to the E&T GV&E Senior Manager and has an indirect reporting relationship to the LOB Program Manager and Director\. The EPM supports the Program/Engineering Management staff’s business rhythms, including supporting captures, customer on\-site meetings and other new business activities\.

Applicant selected will be subject to a government security investigation and must meet eligibility requirements for access to classified information\.

To promote the sharing of ideas, Lockheed Martin fosters an inclusive work environment that encourages differences and big\-picture thinking\.

Lockheed Martin is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer\. You 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\.

**Basic Qualifications:**

Solid technical experience \(includes knowledge of system engineering, software development, test and delivery\), and prior leadership \(EM/EPM or DPM/PM or RTE/PO\) experience\.

Functional leadership experience\.

Experience using metrics to initiate and drive positive change, and facilitating resolution of dependencies, impediments, and risks\.

Proposal experience \(technical volume, cost volume, and/or management volume\)\.

Proven project management skills, including cost and schedule management and the ability to effectively multi\-task and meet demanding schedules\.

Demonstrated ability to effectively interface with customers\.

Experience leading program reviews with customer to discuss cost, schedule and technical performance\.

Excellent written, verbal and communication skills\.

DOD TS/SCI required for position\.

**Desired Skills:**

Proficient in Scaled Agile Framework\. Release Train Engineer experience, to include coaching Agile Release Trains and Agile teams in improvement of value delivery and facilitating program\-level ceremonies\.

GVS technical knowledge base\.

Experience managing/leading NGA programs\.

Direct support to customer in resolution of system / software issues affecting operations\.

Substantial knowledge of LM policies and procedures\.



**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

Herndon, Virginia

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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