Lockheed Martin Field Sales Support Systems Engineer Senior in Fort Worth, Texas

This position is for a Sustainment Lifecycle Manager (SLCM) and will report to the Life Cycle Optimization Senior Manager. This individual will serve as the primary sustainment integrator for the F-35 Communications, Navigation and Identification (CNI) components. This person will be responsible for investigating, analyzing and recommending sustainment/operational impacts of their assigned system. The person in this position is viewed a subject matter expert (SME) on the assigned system. The areas of coordination include Spares Strategy, BCA Modeling, OEM DMS issues, Mod Planning, Availability Analysis, LST integration, DQIM, ALIS, Support equipment, PHM, R&M, JTD, Training, Depot Support/Repairs, Strategy Development, and Risk/Opportunity Management.

Candidate will be required to identify and then initiate/accomplish in-depth analysis of readiness degraders and coordinate with owning Integrated Product Teams (IPTs) to implement corrective actions. This position will be responsible for managing Sustainment Improvement Projects (SIPs) in support of aircraft availability and performance commitments from identification to validation. This position reviews supply posture, reviews/initiates existing maintenance techniques/procedures and initiates changes, reviews/assists in the development of maintenance plans, modification to existing maintenance plans, and the analyses associated with optimizing life cycle costs and improving fleet availability.

Candidate may be expected to perform special assignments on request outside of assigned system. Must be a US Citizen. This position is located at a facility that requires special access.

Basic Qualifications Experience in project management. Experience with analysis tools or data management or comparative analysis. Experience with basic aircraft knowledge.

Desired skills The ideal candidate will have strong analytical thinking and business acumen skills, be highly collaborative, exhibit exceptional organizational skills, demonstrate proactive thinking, operate autonomously as appropriate, and produce superior work products under short deadlines. Candidate must be able to work effectively in a team environment.

Programming in C+, VBA, HTML or JAVA

Ability to lead and conduct analysis of complex sustainment/ engineering issues.

Must be a self-starter with demonstrated communication skills, ability to work independently, able to work with minimal supervision and develop recommendations from data analysis.

Ability to develop and brief presentation material to leadership and the customer on analysis results and recommendations. This includes communicating the analysis in concise terms, detailing impacts, risk and potential efficiencies of the project.

Experience with sustainment, logistics and conducting business case analysis.

Knowledge of integrated product support elements and PBL concepts with practical experience in at least two of the elements.

Experience with military service operations and customers

Experience with performance metric measures, risk and reporting techniques.

Proficient in defining and incorporating sustainment technical requirements in support of program execution, problem resolution, CONOPs development and briefings

Engineering experience desired.

Successful candidate must be capable of integrating across multiple IPTs including engineering, sustainment, and procurement. Program management experience.

Demonstrated focus on continuous improvement, affordability, and adaptability.

Experience applying Plan, Check, Do, Adjust (PDCA) (LEAN) principles.

Experience with F-35 IT systems (PDM, ALIS, CRM, JDL)

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): Fort Worth Texas