21 days old
2018-07-242018-08-23

Mass Properties Engineer

Lockheed Martin
Huntsville, AL
  • Job Code
    442370BR
Come be a part of the development of the new Hypersonic Conventional Strike Weapon (HCSW). This new air-launched weapon system will include phases progressing through design, flight test, initial production and deployment of the weapon system. Join the Lockheed Martin team and be a part of the company that has developed and flown more hypersonic vehicles than any other U.S. Company and has decades of hypersonic development and flight test experience from government contracts as well as internal investments in research and development projects.

The Mass Properties Engineer:
- calculates mass properties, updates and maintains mass properties database
- performs basic trade studies, makes presentations at program design reviews
- supports development of test procedures and performs mass properties measurements
- reduces and interprets measurement data into final user values
- supports Mass Properties Control Boards and weight reduction teams
- documents and publishes all types of analysis reports, and supports the mass properties efforts for the program

Typically has 2 -5 years of professional experience
Must be a US Citizen. Must have the ability to obtain a Secret Clearance or higher level as needed

Basic Qualifications
• Bachelors Degree in Engineering or a related technical discipline
• Experience or ability to become proficient in Mass Properties calculations
• Data reduction and simple error analysis
• Mass properties database tools or similar
• Able to interpret detailed mechanism designs taken from manufacturing drawings or standard modeling software tools
US Citizenship and ability to obtain Secret or TS/SCI security clearance

Desired skills
• Proficient in calculating the mass properties (mass, 3-axis centers of gravity, moments and products of inertia) of components and performing summation calculations into assemblies
• Weight and center of gravity measurements by platform and multiple load cell methods
• Solid modeling tools like CATIA, CREO or other or CAD (Computer Aided Design)
• Integrating multiple vehicle subsystems
• Developing weight control and management plan
• Conducting weight management reviews with team leads and Chief Engineer
• Parametric and detailed design mass property development phases
• Configuration management and drawing release processes
• Good oral and written communication skills
• Active TS/SCI clearance

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

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

Job Location(s): Huntsville Alabama

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