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Mechanical Engineer - Propulsion

Lockheed Martin
Sunnyvale, CA
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Join the THAAD team and support missile production with the Propulsion IPT, and multiple development and obsolescence redesign projects within the Structures and Propulsion IPT, THAAD Missile Development Organization. Time will be split evenly between the two teams

Responsibilities include:
(1) Assisting project lead in management of subcontractor’s technical work (akin to CPE/CPE delegate work) – reviewing qualification plans / reports, preparing technical review packages alongside product CPE, and participating in weekly status reviews
(2) Assisting project lead in project planning, ROM (rough order magnitude pre-proposal quote) preparation, and creation of vendor task statements
(3) Supporting project leads during proposal phase with creation of project scope including specific tasks, schedule, and cost spreads, review / tech eval of subcontractor proposal, color teams, EPPs, prime negotiations, and acceptance of final offer
(4) Assisting project leads in strategic activities such as affordability, mission success, spiral developments, process improvement, development of world class capabilities, competitive discriminators, next gen thought leadership, and operational excellence

The position reports to the production Propulsion & Structures Associate Manager, and is located at the LMSSC Sunnyvale, CA facility. Travel will be required approximately 6 times per year

Basic Qualifications
• Bachelors or Masters degree from an accredited college in Mechanical or Aerospace Engineering, or equivalent experience/combined education
• Fundamental understanding of mechanical, propulsion, or ordnance systems
• Willingness to stretch learn new technical domains (i.e. electrical, chemical, structures, systems)
• Principles of mechanical design, including detailed drawing best practices and geometric dimensioning and tolerancing
• Conversant with adjacent Mechanical Engineering disciplines, including structures, materials, and thermal analysis
• Ability to travel, as needed

Desired skills
• Experience as a CPE or CPE delegate
• Demonstrated flight hardware, manufacturing, production, and/or integration experience
• Experience developing technical evaluations of subcontractor proposals
• Highly organized, efficient, proactive, and self-motivated
• Strong technical background in solid rocket motor propulsion
• Supplier coordination experience - strong track record working in partnership with suppliers to successfully meet project goals
• DoD Secret or higher level 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): Sunnyvale California

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