Lockheed Martin Mechanical Engineer in Huntsville, Alabama

Description: Come be a part of the development of the new Hypersonic Conventional Strike Weapon (HCSW). This new air-launched weapon system will include phases progressing through design, flight test, initial production and deployment of the weapon system. Join the Lockheed Martin team and be a part of the company that has developed and flown more hypersonic vehicles than any other U.S. Company and has decades of hypersonic development and flight test experience from government contracts as well as internal investments in research and development projects.

The selected candidate will be responsible for mechanical design activities, including requirements allocation, concept evaluations, trade studies, layouts, preliminary solid modeling and analyses. The mechanical design position will be responsible for the development of solid models in conjunction with the performance of all necessary analyses for these designs, including materials evaluations, stress, dynamics, thermal, aerodynamic, and flight mechanics assessments. Support will also be provided to producibility studies, cost trades, design for long term operations and maintenance, and all necessary development planning activities. Typically has 5 years of professional experience.

Desired Skills: Experience with Hypersonic systems

Experience with USAF Program Execution

Experience with Missile Weapons Systems

Experience with Electro-mechanical packaging

Knowledge of Printed Circuit Board design standards and practices

Strong interpersonal skills.

Ability to work in a fast-paced, collaborative team environment.

Proficiency in Microsoft Office applications (PowerPoint, Excel, Word, Project).

Demonstrated ability as a team player to build consensus among peers and build effective relationships with team members.

Effectively manage change


'Bachelor's degree from an accredited college in a related discipline, or equivalent experience/combined education with commensurate years of professional experience.

Demonstrated ability to work effectively in a cross-functional product development team environment

Demonstrated ability to lead an Integrated Product Team

Fundamental understanding of aerospace vehicle structures, mechanisms, thermal products, materials and processes

Experience with aerospace vehicle flight hardware design and analysis, manufacture, test and integration

Demonstrated ability to drive hardware production activities through delivery to the program

Proficient with CAD modeling, drafting and release in Creo/EPDM

Working knowledge of ASME Y14.5 including GD&T

Knowledge of manufacturing processes and documentation, including SAP, Q-notes, test procedures, etc.

Proven excellent communication, presentation and interpersonal skills

Schedule/planning experience

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.

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.

Join us at Lockheed Martin, where we’re engineering a better tomorrow.