27 days old

Systems Engineer Manager

Lockheed Martin
Colorado Springs, CO
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This is a Lockheed Martin position supporting the Combined Orbital Operations Logistics Sustainment (COOLS) contract at Schriever AFB (SAFB) in Colorado Springs, Colorado. The COOLS contract is responsible for providing sustainment support for the AEHF, Milstar and DSCS III satellite programs.

This position is for Site Spacecraft Bus Team manager. In support of the Site Sustaining Engineering Department Manager, this position will provide administrative and technical leadership of the Site Milstar and AEHF Spacecraft Bus Team and will provide administrative leadership of the Site Milstar and AEHF Lockheed Martin Payload team and the Site DSCS III team

The selected candidate should possess knowledge of satellite spacecraft bus sustainment operations including spacecraft lifecycle knowledge (launch through end of mission), spacecraft bus subsystem knowledge, satellite command and control systems, complex operations planning, spacecraft bus subsystem analysis of nominal and off-nominal operations. Provide technical advice, engineering recommendations and satellite subsystem analysis and evaluation to maximize subsystem performance and extend subsystem life. The selected candidate should have prior spacecraft bus subsystem operations experience.

The successful candidate will be responsible for directly managing ~15-20 employees, in addition to being an individual contributor on the Spacecraft Bus Team. This is an L-Coded position with responsibilities that include conducting performance management, merit planning, employee council and discipline, interviewing, hiring and conducting maintaining full spectrum leadership of assigned team. This management position will also be responsible for providing monthly labor and non-labor projections and managing contract budget commitments and assure that staffing levels are maintained, the team is trained and meets contract obligations

The selected candidate will establish and maintain an organizational environment that is based on high ethical standards and LM core values, provide leadership and training to ensure honesty, integrity, respect, trust, responsibility and citizenship. Ensure a workforce that reflects and utilizes the diverse strengths and characteristics of individual employees, assure compliance with company and program policies, conduct personnel development training where appropriate, manage the LM performance appraisal process and perform salary management planning

Work shift: Normal day time shift hours Monday through Friday, but will occasionally require off-shift work and extended hours when supporting orbit driven events or anomalies

Basic Qualifications
Demonstrated experience as a Leader of complex teams in a dynamic environment
Demonstrated experience in satellite sustainment operations
Demonstrated excellent written and oral communication skills
Experience managing schedules and meeting critical milestones
Demonstrated teamwork, communications, and inter-personal skills
Current DoD Secret clearance

Desired skills
Active DoD Top Secret clearance
Experience as a sustainment spacecraft bus subsystem engineer
Experience managing budgets and other project resources
Experience performing real-time, on-console satellite launch and on-orbit operations
Prior management experience
Prior AEHF and/or Milstar experience

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

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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): Colorado Springs Colorado

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