Systems Engineer Staff - Military veterans preferred

Lockheed Martin (


  full-time   employee   contract

United States

Systems Engineer Staff

Job ID: 463941BR
Date posted: Dec. 07, 2018
City: Palmdale
State: California
Program: ADP-MS
Description:The Skunk Works is looking for world-class talent in mission systems engineering to join the 70 year tradition of creating advanced aircraft.

This position requires an Avionics system engineer to use their technical, program, and systems expertise to support the U-2 Program. Preferred candidate will have experience with Avionics specification and integration onto one or more platforms. Candidate will work across all development and sustainment lifecycle stages including requirements development, avionics system design, system integration, avionics unit laboratory checkout, flight testing, and remotely supporting field service personnel with troubleshooting when needed.

Candidate duties will include Avionics identification, functionality assessment, compatibility, source selection and platform integration. Candidate will support Subcontractor management as part of this position. The candidate will be expected to work with suppliers to develop and incorporate a cost effective solution to requirements. Occasional travel to suppliers and customer location may be required.

Candidate will apply appropriate System Engineering Processes through all phases of a project. Candidate will identify technical and schedule risks, maintain a technical baseline, support the defining and managing trade studies, support configuration management, support technical planning and strategy processes.

Must be a US Citizen. Position is located at a facility that requires special access. Selected applicant must have a Secret Security Clearance with an investigation within the last 5 years.
Basic Qualifications:
- Bachelors degree in an Engineering or Technical Discipline
- Avionics specifications definition, integration and troubleshooting experience on one or more platforms

Must be a US Citizen. Position is located at a facility that requires special access. Selected applicant must have a Secret Security Clearance with an investigation within the last 5 years
Desired Skills:
- Excellent interpersonal and communication skills
- Demonstrated writing skills (specifications, reports, etc)
- Knowledge of Mil-Std-15533 interface
- Knowledge of Avionics Controls and Displays
- Knowledge of/experience with Avionics processors
- Knowledge of/experience with Ethernet® interface
- Subcontract management (Statement of Work preparation, design reviews, risks definition and tracking)
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.
Experience Level: Experienced Professional
Relocation Available: Yes
Career Area: Systems Engineering: System of Systems Integration
Clearance Level: Secret requiring an investigation within the last 5 years
Type: Full-Time
Virtual Location: no
Work Schedule: FLEX9x80A-Friday off in 2nd week w/flex hrs/day
Shift: First