Systems Engineer

in Sunnyvale, CA

Systems Engineer Job

Job Description Job Attributes+

  • Job ID


  • Req #


  • Organization

    ESS4400 SPACE

  • Business Unit


  • Department

    71ADA00:Project Integration

  • Job Category

    Systems Engineering: Design and Verification

  • Career Area


  • Job Location

    Sunnyvale, CA 94089, US

  • Job Type


  • Clearance Level

    Top Secret with an investigation within 5 years

  • Career Level

    Top Secret with an investigation within 5 years

  • Schedule

    9x80A-9,9,9,9,8 hrs/d in wk1, /9,9,9,9,off in wk2

  • Shift


  • Remote


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 single day we use our unique skills, talents and experiences to design and build solutions to some of the world’s hardest engineering problems. Do you want to be part of a culture that inspires employees to envision the impossible, perform with excellence and build incredible products? We provide the resources, inspiration and focus—if you have the passion and courage to dream big, then we want to build a better tomorrow with you.

As a Systems Engineer, you will work in the Special Programs group of the Fleet Ballistic Missile (FBM) Reentry Programs organization. In this role, you will primarily focus on providing system engineering support to the development phase of the RANGER program, including but not limited to:

- Ensuring infrastructure meets program needs

- Integration of design trade studies between analysts, flight sciences personnel and designers

- Integration between engineering and manufacturing

- Test plan development and oversight of testing

- Verification and validation

- Preparation of systems engineering products and documentation.

You must be a US citizen and posses an active Top Secret security clearance, with a current background investigation. The candidate must also meet additional government eligibility requirements for access to classified information.

To promote the sharing of ideas, Lockheed Martin cultivates an inclusive work environment that inspires 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

Learn more about Lockheed Martin’s 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.

Job Qualifications

• Active TS Clearance and ability to meet additional government eligibility requirements; US Citizenship required
• Bachelor's degree in Engineering or related technical field from an accredited college or relevant experience in lieu of a degree
• Technical engineering or equivalent job experience
• Experience evaluating / developing technical concepts and/or associated trade studies
• Ability to plan, propose, and handle project budgets and schedules
• MS Office

Job Skills

• Familiarity with Reentry Bodies and Reentry Vehicle Technologies
• Ground test experience (such as thermo/vac, shock and vibe, antenna, etc.)
• Excellent verbal and written communication skills and a demonstrated ability to interact effectively with customers, management, peers and subordinates
• Willingness to travel

Additional Information

Who We Are

At Lockheed Martin, veterans are at the center of everything we do — in fact, one in five of our employees has served in uniform. We are proud to help men and women like you successfully transition into civilian careers. Join us and you will find opportunities to take on the same kind of long-term challenging assignments you tackled while in the military.
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