Lockheed Martin Aeronautical Engineer Senior Staff in Palmdale, California

Lockheed Martin Advanced Development Programs—

Skunk Works

This position is for the Air Vehicle Lead for a Hypersonic program.

This Air Vehicle (AV) Lead position will report to the program manager and serve as a member of the program leadership team. The AV Lead will provide technical leadership, direction and guidance to the AV IPT while maintaining team focus on affordability, schedule, performance, and technical integrity; direct a multi-function team at multiple locations; be responsible to meet all internal and external technical and cost requirements following and implementing program strategy; execute program risk and opportunity management and be responsible for all EVMS, budget and schedules; serve as the primary point of contact for communicating the air vehicle status to program management, Chief Engineer, LM Leadership, suppliers and customers.

Security Clearance ** Required Must be a US Citizen. This position is located at a facility that requires special access.

Basic Qualifications

Bachelor Degree or Above in an Engineering/Technical Discipline

Experience leading cross functional teams.

Experience working with program and/or project management.

Desired skills

Hypersonic vehicle design experience

Experience with high temperature materials

10+ years in Air Vehicle Development

Excellent presentation skills with proven ability to deliver focused messages to internal senior leadership and external customers

Working level experience in most of the following air vehicle disciplines -Airframe -Vehicle Systems (including subsystems) -Mission Systems

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. Lockheed Martin has employees based in all 50 states and more than 570 facilities that span 70 countries.

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

Job Location(s): Palmdale California