Lockheed Martin (www.lockheedmartin.com)
full-time employee contract
The Deputy Business Manager of Flight Test is responsible for the planning and execution of a flight test program.This activity involves:
a. Development of an overall strategy and plan
b. Development of a detailed flight test schedule
c. Managing/tracking the status with respect to the Integrated Master Schedule milestones
d. Managing/tracking the status with respect to EVMS
e. Providing direction to Aircraft Test Directors to ensure timely completion of priority tasks.
f. Coordinating test program metrics for input for DFC and program management status reporting.
g. Coordinating resources required to accomplish program goals.
h. Assisting in program coordination tasks including scheduling of support facilities and other key assets.
i. Coordinating support requirements with other IPTs and maintaining interface with Sikorsky functional organizations and Government core competencies
- Bachelors degree from an accredited college in a related discipline, or equivalent experience/combined education, with 5 years of professional experience; or 3 years of professional experience with a related Masters degree. Engineering degree preferred.
- Key skills and knowledge required are: analytical thinking and problem solving, communication
written and oral, and general aviation knowledge.
- A minimum of 5 years of applicable aviation engineering experience is preferred.
- Significant project management
- This position involves significant travel; must be flexible and willing to travel.
While working at Pax River, Sikorsky employees must follow operating procedures as established by the customer which include:
? Must be a US citizen.
? Must currently have and/or be capable of obtaining a security clearance.
? Must currently have or be capable of successfully completing an NCIC criminal background check to access Pax NAS.
? Must have a valid photo ID (driver's license + social security card or birth certificate OR US passport).
? Must have valid driver's license/vehicle insurance to drive on base at Pax NAS.
This position will be primarily located in Patuxent River, MD and is dependent upon the anticipated duration of the CH-53K helicopter test program, which is expected through Q3 2019*. The employee may initially begin this assignment working at the Development Flight Center in Jupiter, FL until they transition to Patuxent River.
At the conclusion of the CH-53K helicopter test program, the employee may be offered the opportunity to relocate to the Development Flight Center to support future flight test programs, pending business conditions.
*Based on current test plan schedule.
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Job Location(s): Patuxent River Maryland