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Lead Propulsion Engineer / Orlando, FL

Lockheed Martin
Orlando, FL
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-Seeking a strong candidate to join a dedicated Propulsion team as a Senior Propulsion Engineer and backup to Corporate Senior Fellow
-This position will serve as the propulsion technical lead and supplier liaison for development or production missile programs

Duties include:
-Working with suppliers to maintain production deliveries in aggressive schedule environments
-Responsibility also includes monitoring of materials for potential obsolescence issues and then resolution planning and execution of plans.
-Acting as a technical interface with supplier technical leads and LM MFC chief engineers
-Must have a strong track record working in partnership with suppliers to successfully meet project goals.

This position requires:
-Working with programs Propulsion Engineers in the development and testing of new and/or modified propulsion systems
-Participate in the internal technical reviews and present findings and recommendations to internal and external customers
-Ability to make technical decisions that will impact suppliers

-Relocation assistance is possible for this exciting position

The Locale:
-Orlando is a city in the Central Florida area
-This region is a great place to live and to raise a family. Central Florida offers lots of attractive residential housing options
-The Greater Orlando metropolitan area is the sixth largest metro area in the southeastern United States
-The climate here is warm and sunny all year long for the most part
-Orlando is home to the University of Central Florida (UCF), Walt Disney World, and SeaWorld

Where can you get to from Orlando?
-Orlando is about an hour's drive from Cocoa Beach and the "space coast" to include NASA and the Kennedy Space Center
-Tampa is about 1 and ¼ hours from Orlando
-West Palm Beach is about 2.5 hours to the south and Jacksonville is about 2 hours to the northeast
-Atlanta, GA is 6 hours to the northwest


Basic Qualifications
-Must have be a US Citizen and have the ability to obtain a Department of Defense Secret Clearance

-Bachelor’s Degree or higher from an accredited college, preferably in Mechanical or Aerospace Engineering

-Must have 20+ years of professional experience in Mechanical or Aerospace Engineering

-Minimum of 10 years professional experience in propulsion engineering (with an emphasis in solid rocket motor propulsion)

Experience in one of both of the following responsibilities:
-Subcontractor / supplier management
-Propulsion test and qualification

Additional professional experience the following:
-Professional experience in mechanical engineering disciplines such as: structures, materials, and thermal analysis
-Team leadership

Desired skills
-High Mach / Hypersonic propulsion system knowledge and experience
-Air breathing propulsion system knowledge and experience
-Obsolescence activities experience
-Excellent written and oral communication skills
-Project Management experience
-Ability to obtain Top Secret and Special Access clearances

As a leading technology innovation company, Lockheed Martin’s team of 113,000 people works with partners around the world to bring proven performance to our customers’ toughest challenges. Headquartered in Bethesda, Maryland, Lockheed Martin has employees based in all 50 states and more than 570 facilities that span 70 countries.

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, national origin, age, protected veteran status, or disability status

Job Location(s): Orlando Florida

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