Lockheed Martin Material & Process Engineer Senior Staff in Marietta, Georgia

Description: The Skunk Works is looking for world class talent in Aeronautical Engineering to be a part of a team that will carry on our 75-year tradition making history in advanced aircraft development.

This exciting position is with the Skunk Works located in Marietta, Georgia. The successful candidate will take on the role of the Materials Engineer, Sr. Staff and act as program manager for several material development tasks. The candidate is expected to be technically proficient in low observable material design and implementation, to have experience in material test and characterization methods, and previous team leading experiences.

The well qualified candidate is also a recognized Subject Matter Expert (SME), with an advanced understanding of full scale low observable phenomenology prototype design, fabrication and test; low observable material integration; low observable material application; and LO component and vehicle-level fabrication. The candidate will possess a firm understanding of supporting topics including: electromagnetics theories, aerodynamic loads calculation, structures, composites design, composite structure fabrication, in/outdoor range operations, and leading represented employees.

The candidate will have practical skills that allow him/her to make hands-on contributions in the above fields. The candidate should be very comfortable with providing material application methodologies. Experience with and an understanding of range measurements (both signature and antenna performance) is a benefit.

The candidate should have strong communication skills. A demonstrated ability to communicate both verbally and in writing is required as evidenced by prior final reports and technical briefings to large diverse groups. An ability to explain complex technical concepts in a readily comprehensible manner is an advantage.

The candidate will be expected to develop and execute program plans to meet needs defined by management or by the customer. The candidate will typically work without technical direction, but he/she may be called upon to provide technical direction for others. Experience in managing small teams is a benefit.

***Must be a US Citizen. This position is located at a facility that requires special access. Selected applicant must possess an Interim Secret Security clearance.***

Basic Qualifications:

-- Experience with material development programs

-- Experience with LO Material types

-- Experienced in Material Characterization Test Methods

-- Bachelor’s or above degree in Materials Engineering or Related Sciences (Chemistry, Physics, Chemical Engineering

***Selected applicant must possess an Interim Secret Security clearance***

Desired Skills:

-- LO material design experience

-- Excellent Verbal and Written Communication Skills

-- Proposal writing skills

-- General knowledge in fundamental EM theories



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