Lockheed Martin Systems Engineer in Eglin Afb, Florida
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This position on the F-35 Training System Support Center (TSSC) Training Devices Product Support Team (TD PST) will be responsible for a broad variety of systems engineering tasks associated with sustainment of maintainer and pilot training devices. These devices include, the Avionics System Maintenance Trainer (ASMT), Weapons Load Trainer (WLT), Ejection Seat Maintenance Trainer (ESMT), other part task trainers as they become part of the F35 Training System and the Full Mission Simulator (FMS), Deployable Mission Rehearsal Trainer (DMRT), Mission Rehearsal Trainer (MRT) and the database generation system (DBGS) that supports these pilot training devices. This selected candidate will support the change workflow for training devices, including retrofit installation, technical coordination and communication between all stakeholders including US and partner service representatives, Joint Program Office personnel, F-35 Air System change management, other training system teams and suppliers. This will include development of engineering change proposals as well as representing these ECPs at multiple review boards to gain authorization for, and approval of, training device team work. Retrofit installation of hardware and software may include configuring maintainer training device networks. Investigating problem reports, identifying problem sources, and implementing solutions. Related tasks may include Installing, configuring, and maintaining computers, networks, workstations, file servers, fiber, network cabling, and other related equipment, devices, and systems. Coordination responsibilities will involve all phases of sustainment change including problem identification, change implementation, integration & test, release, and deployment to the field. For some training device change efforts, the selected individual will be responsible for design and implementation of product updates. Additionally, this position is responsible for providing engineering support of troubleshooting and resolution of field issues with deployed training devices. This position is part of the TSSC organization based at Eglin AFB, FL but includes responsibility for sustainment of training devices and device change activity at multiple locations across the F35 Training System enterprise. Some travel will be required.
Basic Qualifications • Knowledge of F35 Training System maintainer and/or pilot training device architecture, hardware and software. • Demonstrated systems engineering experience with an understanding of the total lifecycle for complex hardware/software systems including 2 years of experience with sustainment of fielded products. • Demonstrated experience developing, operating or maintaining training devices for maintainers and/or pilots. • Demonstrated experience working in an environment with rigorous hardware/software baseline configuration techniques. • Demonstrated experience working in and environment with a rigorous, complex change management system / workflow. • Excellent communication skills (verbal and written) with a demonstrated ability to communicate at all levels (up / down / parallel) both within an organization and with external stakeholders (customers, users, suppliers) • Secret security clearance with ability to obtain and maintain F-35 Program Access • Must have, or be willing to obtain, Certification supporting DoD 8570 compliance for access to government computer systems • Ability to travel domestically and internationally. This position requires travel to sites around the enterprise CONUS and OCONUS to perform new Software and Hardware Retrofits and training per current LM guidance
Desired skills • Demonstrated systems administration (Windows preferred) • Familiarity with TCP/IP, IP configuration, peer-to-peer networking and IP addressing and subnets • Familiarity with F35 Training System and hardware/software configuration management and product change workflow • Software development experience • Integration and test experience • Experience with Maintainer Training Device System Field Service Bulletin development
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Job Location(s): Eglin AFB Florida