Lockheed Martin Senior Electrical Engineer in Vandenberg Air Force Base, California

Description: The coolest jobs on this planet… or any other… are with Lockheed Martin Space. At the dawn of a new space age, Lockheed Martin is a pioneer, partner, innovator and builder. Our amazing men and women are on a mission to make a difference in the world and every day we use our unique skills and experiences to create, design and build solutions to some of the worlds’ hardest engineering problems. Our culture encourages employees to dream big, perform with excellence and create incredible products. We provide the resources, inspiration and focus and if you have the passion and courage to dream big, we want to build a better tomorrow with you.

The Payload Launch Site Support Services (PLSSS) Program, within LM Space, provides launch processing support functions for our government customer. Key elements of the program scope include spacecraft launch preparations, spacecraft transportation operations, and processing facilities O&M. The primary operating location is Vandenberg AFB, CA, with support of other locations also required.

As a member of the team, you will be called upon to perform a variety of Electrical Engineering design and operational tasks.

Summary of Key Duties for this position:

• You will design, operate, and maintain electrical power distribution/monitoring, instrumentation, data collection, communication, and radio frequency protection systems that support spacecraft transportation and launch pad operations

• You will conduct system performance evaluations and make appropriate recommendations to modify designs or repair equipment as needed

• You will apply knowledge in troubleshooting and proposing solutions for electronics-related issues

• You will collaborate with other disciplines and departments to ensure understanding of project specifications and business needs, and deliver system level results

• You will direct the development, installation, and operation of new hardware and software systems

• You will ensure projects are completed on-time and within the specified budget

The applicant selected will be subject to a government security investigation and must meet eligibility requirements for an elevated clearance and access to classified information.

Benefits of Employment:

To promote the sharing of ideas, Lockheed Martin fosters an inclusive work environment that encourages differences and big-picture thinking.

Our employees play an active role in strengthening the quality of life where we live and work by volunteering more than 850,000 hours annually. Here are some of the benefits you can enjoy:

• Medical

• Dental

• 401k

• Paid time off

• Work/life balance

• Career development

• Mentorship opportunities

• Rewards & recognition

• Flexible work schedule

Learn more about Lockheed Martin’s competitive and comprehensive benefits package.

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.

Basic Qualifications:

• Bachelors degree from an accredited college in a related discipline, or equivalent experience/combined education

• Possess practical Electrical Engineering operations and/or maintenance experience within an industrial or commercial environment

• Ability to work in a launch site environment, with the ability to climb stairs and evacuate the launch complex wearing breathing apparatus, if required

• Willing and able to support periodic travel, overtime, and alternate shifts, if required

• Ability to obtain a TS/SCI w/ Poly security clearance

Desired Skills:

• Operational experience with high value, one-of-a-kind electrical systems, including power distribution/monitoring systems, instrumentation, and data acquisition systems

• Experience in a design, build, test environment

• Test planning, test execution, technical test documentation experience

• Experience in presenting technical information with leadership, teammates, suppliers, vendors, and government customers

• Experience with MAXIMO

BASIC QUALIFICATIONS:

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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.

Join us at Lockheed Martin, where your mission is ours. Our customers tackle the hardest missions. Those that demand extraordinary amounts of courage, resilience and precision. They’re dangerous. Critical. Sometimes they even provide an opportunity to change the world and save lives. Those are the missions we care about.

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.

EXPERIENCE LEVEL:

Experienced Professional