Program Manager, F-35 Capability Upgrades

Lockheed Martin (


  full-time   employee   contract

Fort Worth
United States

Program Manager, F-35 Capability Upgrades

Job ID: 446154BR
Date posted: Aug. 10, 2018
City: Fort Worth
State: Texas
Program: F-35 Sustainment
Description: The selected candidate will be a Program Manager for F-35 Capability Modifications and Upgrades within the Mods & Upgrades Program Office. The PM responsible for delivering aircraft mods that correct deficiencies and deliver new performance capability.

This PM will have P&L responsibility and will lead a Program Management Team to deliver contract scope within cost, schedule, and technical requirements. Selected candidate will perform technical/program management; will be responsible for resolution of technical, programmatic, business, and contracting risks and issues that affect the basic configuration of the F-35 weapon system. Task assignments will arise from various sources, and the output from the projects worked by this individual will often include coordination with, and out briefs for leaders.

This position will work hands on with the JPO Customer, F-35 Variant leads, SDD PMO, F-35 Mods & Upgrades Project/Program Managers, Fleet Mods Project Managers /Engineers, Sustainment Supply Kit Managers, Control Account Managers, Business Management and Program Planning and Scheduling to ensure these changes are delivered to an executable plan.

This position will office primarily from the N. Beach Street location:
5555 N. Beach Street, Fort Worth TX 76137

***Must be a US Citizen. This position is located at a facility that requires special access.***

***This position requires, at a minimum, an Interim Clearance to start***
Desired Skills: ? Experience with firm fixed priced contracts? Strong verbal and written communication skills
? Strong business acumen, including negotiation and conflict resolution
? Experience performing sustainment and upgrade programs on LM or aerospace/defense products for both domestic and international customers are a bonus.
? Ability to operate autonomously with minimal direction from senior management.
? Proven ability to drive issues to resolution, which may involve direct interaction with senior leadership within LM and customer organizations.
? Ability to resolve issues that are outside of the individual's training or background.
? Knowledge of JSF Program policies & processes.
? Strong communication skills (written and oral), with a willingness to engage with subject matter experts in a variety of different functional organizations.
Basic Qualifications: ? Bachelor?s degree required
? Program management or program office or mods & upgrades experience
? Experience with contracts
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.
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.

Join us at Lockheed Martin, where we?re engineering a better tomorrow.
Job Category: Experienced Professional
Relocation Available: Yes
Career Area: Program Management
Clearance Level: Secret
Type: Full-Time
Virtual Location: no
Work Schedule: FLEX9x80A-Friday off in 2nd week w/flex hrs/day
Shift: First


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