VLS Field Engineer
Job ID: 461590BR
Date posted: Nov. 21, 2018
Description:The candidate will be a member of the RMS VLS Field Engineering Team and will participate in the installation, test, repair and support of a wide range of electronic equipment and systems. Although most work will be associated with VLS Systems, the opportunity to support other equipment/systems also exists. The candidate will be responsible for providing installation support of equipment including performing equipment modifications and upgrades; performing equipment/system repair; performing the assembly, integration and test of equipment/systems; and perform daily coordination and communication with the Virginia Beach FRF manager and designated team leads as well as other program and customer representatives (both internal and external to Lockheed Martin). The candidate’s designated work location will be the RMS Baltimore facility, but he/she must also be able to travel on an as-required basis to provide support onboard ships, or other land based facilities as necessary.
Successful candidate will have been certified to the level of VLS System Maintenance Technician (SMT) in accordance with NAVSEA Standing Instruction 86-2B, and/or served in the US Navy having a NEC0981 with strong written and verbal communication skills. A minimum of four years’ experience in the operation, maintenance and troubleshooting of the MK 41 Vertical Launching System or equivalent systems required.
AS or BS in electrical or mechanical engineering desired but not required. Experience in the installation and checkout of weapon systems on board surface combatants during ship new construction or overhaul is also desired. Ideal candidate will have obtained the VLS Certification Level of Test Director or US Navy VLS Advanced Technician in accordance with NAVSEA Standing Instruction 86-2B.
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.
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Experience Level: Experienced Professional
Business Unit: ESS6500 RMS
Relocation Available: Possible
Career Area: Technicians
Clearance Level: Secret
Type: Task Order/IDIQ
Virtual Location: no
Work Schedule: TEMPO: 5X8 - 5 days/wk 8 hrs/day (Flex & Rigid)