Lockheed Martin Sr Field Engineer / IT + Electronics / F-35 Flight Simulator / Lemoore, CA in Lemoore, California

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Candidates must have a Final Transferable Secret security clearance, last Periodic Reinvestigation must be within the last six years.

The successful candidate will support the sustainment, maintenance, and operation of F-35 FMS training devices at NAS Lemoore in support of the F-35 program.

This person will:

  • Install components and assemblies into chassis, racks, cabinets, workstations, and customer facilities.
  • Perform, conduct, and document preventive maintenance checks required for the devices and associated subsystems.
  • Update maintenance data collection records and assist with the installation and check-out of modifications to equipment.
  • Maintain simulation devices to meet availability specifications.
  • Apply technical knowledge to solve complex problems by interpreting design drawings, manuals or simulator documents.
  • Assist with installations, testing, and maintenance of F-35 software packages.
  • Isolate and report malfunctions and discrepancies to the lowest definable levels.
  • Documents and maintain cabling schemes and drawings.
  • Establish and perform maintenance programs following company and vendor standards. Additional duties and related responsibilities will be assigned as required.

The successful candidate will work closely with other members of the Lockheed Martin training team on site to fulfill F-35 training objectives. The successful candidate will implement and support Lockheed Martin initiatives, programs and policies as directed. They will comply with site security and access control procedures in accordance with F-35 program and customer procedures. They will sanitize all classified media (circuit cards, disk storage devices, etc.) to the LRU in accordance with established F-35 and customer procedures. The successful candidate must have worked in an environment which required them to interact with multiple functional areas and personnel of a diverse nature.

Relocation: Relocation assistance is possible for this exciting position. The Locale: Lemoore, CA is located in central California about halfway between LA and San Francisco. Lemoore is just to the south of Fresno, CA which is the largest non-coastal city in the state. This scenic region offers access to lots of local attractions and is a gateway to many other parts of the western US. California’s Central Valley is a great place to live and raise a family and features a great climate with mild, moist winters and hot and dry summers. This great region is home to Naval Air Station Lemoore. The region is also the home to some of California's most productive agricultural areas. Where can you drive to from Lemoore, CA? Fresno is just over a half an hour to the north and the closest larger city. San Francisco and the bay area is a just over three hours to the northwest. Los Angeles and Hollywood are just about three hours to the southeast. Yosemite National Park is just three hours to the north.

Basic Qualifications Possess a current Final Secret security clearance with a reinvestigation within the last 6 years.

Candidates Must be able to attain and maintain Special Access Program (SAP) access. Possess a current Security+ certification, or the ability to obtain within six months from date-of-hire as a condition of continued employment. Demonstrated experience managing, operating, and maintaining Pilot Training Devices. Experience leading a small and growing team in a field operations setting. Demonstrated background with problem/incident management. Demonstrated background with hardware / software change management. Excellent interpersonal and communication skills with proven ability to work unsupervised towards program goals. Strong systems engineering background. Ability to obtain and maintain a F-35 Program special access. Willingness to travel (generally < 25% but initially more for familiarization and OJT). Willingness to work a flexible schedule aligned to customer operational needs. Willingness to support deployed operations in support of customer requirements.

Desired skills Experience with F-35 aviation simulator training operations and military training operations. Familiarity with F35 Training System architecture, implementation, and operations. Experience as a technical manager. Current F-35 Sim Tech functioning in the same technical role supporting Field Operations at an F-35 site.

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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): Lemoore California