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Lockheed Martin Payload Electronics Sr Staff in Sunnyvale, 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 people are on a mission to make a difference in the world and every single 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.

Are you passionate about state-of-the-art technology in space exploration, and seeing your work applied to real life applications that travel to space? Then join Lockheed Martin Space’s Optical Payload Center of Excellence (OPCoE) for as an Electro-Optical CPE (Certified Principal Engineer)!

OPCoE enables new frontiers in visible-light and infrared systems, missile defense, space exploration and much more. Our amazing men and women are on a mission to make a difference in the world and every single day we use our unique skills and experiences to create, design and build solutions to some of the world’s hardest engineering problems.

Responsibilities include:

•Performing as a lead engineer for the development of optical payload electronics systems

•Leading design reviews, Engineering Material Review Board (EMRB) hardware discrepancy decisions and Failure Review Board (FRB) as required

•Resolving test anomalies and troubleshooting

•Generation, review and presentation of payload electronics Product Certifications

•Support of system level testing

•Providing technical guidance and direction to electronics vendors and LM electrical design teams to ensure compliance of optical payload electronics products with all program requirements

•Leadership of cross-functional development teams, coordinating with partners (e.g. subcontractor, customer, SEIT, and parts organizations)

•Ownership of optical payload electronics documentation (design, analysis, and interface definitions)

•Creation of technology maturation and risk reduction plans for critical electrical payload elements and subsystems

•Supporting proposal development activities for objective payload systems

•Coordinating with partners and stakeholders (e.g., subcontractor, customer, SEIT, and multiple M&P and parts organizations) and handling closure of Action Items and Liens

•Managing risk and identifying mitigation plans to meet productivity, quality, cost, schedule, and mission success objectives

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

As a federal contractor Lockheed Martin is required to provide the candidate an opportunity to request a reasonable accommodation during the application process.

We are an equal opportunity employer and value diversity at Lockheed Martin. We do not discriminate on the basis of race, religion, color, national origin, gender, sexual orientation, age, marital status, veteran status, or disability status.

Basic Qualifications:

• Bachelors degree or higher in electrical engineering or related technical discipline; or equivalent experience/combined education

• Experience leading others as a project or team lead in developing optical and/or electrical products through all phases of the life cycle

• Experience in development of analog or digital electronic circuitry

• Experience as a technical product lead of analog and/or digital electronics systems

• US Citizenship with the ability to obtain and maintain a government clearance

Desired Skills:

• Experience working across Space and Ground applications. Our systems include Ground-to-Ground, Space to Ground (and vice versa), and Space to Space

• Proven experience in interfacing, biasing and controlling focal plane assemblies

• Experience in developing laser/lidar controllers and developing electronics for optical payload mechanisms such as filter wheels and fast steering mirrors

• Experience as a Certified Principal Engineer / Product Lead of analog and digital electronics

• Experience working with Subcontractors and sub-tier suppliers and assisting with as-built pedigree and quality documentation reviews

• Experience supporting the technical evaluation of design and requirements verification

• Experience in all phases of aerospace electronic component development cycle

• Proficient in presentations and in written communication skills

• Active Top Secret Clearance

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

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