Senior Plasma Physics/Aeronautical Engineer// E3 //Advanced Programs at Lockheed Martin Corporation - Military veterans preferred

2019-06-13
Lockheed Martin (www.lockheedmartin.com)
Other

/yr

  full-time   employee   contract


Palmdale
California
United States

Senior Plasma Physics/Aeronautical Engineer// E3 //Advanced Programs

Job ID: 447172BR
Date posted: Jun. 12, 2019
City: Palmdale
State: California
Program: ADP RTP / CFR
Description:--Lockheed Martin Advanced Development Program--SKUNK WORKS-- -- Plasma Physicist and Neutronics

Lockheed Martin Skunk Works is looking for a Propulsion Engineer to continue our 75 year tradition of developing advanced systems. This position is deployed to the Revolutionary Technology Programs (RTP) team to provide technical support. Expected to support team’s performance on projects related to the analysis, design, and testing of plasma physics experiments. The position more generally requires working in a small, fast moving team on concept level analysis, study of plasma stability and behavior, as well as detailed design of experimental hardware and experiments. Solving complex technical problems and providing innovative solutions in the area of neutronics relating to research and development. Leading activities with other functional teams to meet design and program requirements. Providing subject matter expertise to supplier/vendor base and production operations to support resolution of technical issues. Develop and deliver plans, schedules, metrics, and reports. Review and approval of planning as well as providing support to emerging technologies. Responsible for creation, revision, review, and approval of engineering specifications and other documents for adherence to program requirements. Requires use of MS Office software tools to compile data, reduce data, and generate reports. Ability to multi-task, handle shifting priorities and timeline pressure to meet project deadlines. Strong verbal and written communication skills are highly desirable. Occasional overtime and odd hours required. Candidate must be able to work in a manufacturing and laboratory environment, including wearing radiation safety badge. Applicant selected will be subject to a government security investigation and must meet eligibility requirements for access to classified information.

--Position contingent upon award of contract, with an anticipated start date in 2019.

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

Must be able to obtain a Secret security clearance. Selected applicant must also possess, or be able to obtain, special access program clearances.

Must be a US Citizen. This position is located at a facility that requires special access.
Basic Qualifications:
--Bachelor's or above degree in Physics, Aerospace Engineering, Mechanical Engineering, Nuclear Engineering, or Electrical Engineering with strong background in plasma physics.

--Proficient with MS Office tools
Desired Skills:
--Ph.D. in Physics, Nuclear Engineering or related field Physics, Aerospace Engineering, Mechanical Engineering, Nuclear Engineering, or Electrical Engineering with strong background in plasma physics is preferred.
Experience working with neutronic(s) systems including design, assembly of, testing and data analysis

--Experience with diagnostic system development for plasma physics research.

--Experience with plasma thrusters, fusion, or plasma manufacturing.

--Good oral presentation and written skills.

--A well organized, self-starter able to take direction, work effectively independently or in a team environment.

--Demonstrated effective interpersonal relationship and communication skills.

--Demonstrated technical leadership experience.

--Research background in experimental diagnostics.

--Good oral presentation and written skills.
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.
Experience Level: Experienced Professional
Business Unit: ESS0343 AERONAUTICS COMPANY
Relocation Available: Yes
Career Area: Aeronautical Engineering
Clearance Level: Secret
Type: Full-Time
Virtual Location: no
Work Schedule: FLEX9x80A-Friday off in 2nd week w/flex hrs/day
Shift: First