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Landing Gear Engineer Senior Staff / Advanced Programs

Lockheed Martin
Palmdale, CA
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This position is for a Landing Gear Design Engineer. The candidate shall have advanced and thorough knowledge in landing gear, mechanisms, actuators, hydraulics, brakes, steering and stress and deflection of structures, bearing selection and surface treatments with a broad knowledge of all related disciplines. The candidate will coordinate efforts across a wide range of functional organizations, such as Airframe Design, Quality Assurance, Planning, Tooling, Structural Analysis, Materials & Processes, Flight Sciences, Test and Manufacturing

Responsibilities for this position include:

• Develop, test, and validate new or existing landing gear designs
• Create and maintain 3-D CATIA models, assemblies and installations, system requirements, interface/supplier control drawings, performance specifications, system checkout procedures and statements of work
• Create system requirements, trade studies, sub-component and flight test plans
• Coordinate with suppliers, internal and external integrated product teams, management and the customer
• Technical engineering support for manufacturing, installation and testing at Lockheed Martin, external supplier facilities and the customer’s operating locations
• Plan and initiate their own work, lead teams, and mentor less experience engineers
• Function as prime technical contact, manage system performance, budget and schedule

***Must be a US Citizen. This position is located at a facility that requires special access and a Secret clearance to start.***

Basic Qualifications
• Bachelor or above degree in an engineering discipline
• Experience in landing gear design
• Experience with CATIA, Solidworks, Pro Engineer, Creo, Unigraphics, NX or equivalent 3-D Computer Aided Design (CAD) tool

Desired skills
• Experience with CATIA V5
• Experience with metallic and composite design
• Experience with hand stress analysis for initial part layout
• Experience with GD&T (Geometric Dimensioning & Tolerancing)
• Bachelor’s degree with 14 years of professional experience; or 12 years of professional experience with a Master’s degree

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): Palmdale California

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