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Aeronautical Engineer Senior Staff

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E1455:Aeronautical Engineer Sr Stf
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Lockheed Martin Advanced Development Programs—

Skunk Works

This position is for the Airframe Design Lead for a hypersonic program. This position requires an Airframe Design Engineer to use their technical expertise to develop innovative and ingenious solutions to highly complex technical problems. The candidate will have advanced and thorough knowledge in the field of aircraft structural design and will have a broad knowledge of all related disciplines. This position will require the successful applicant to act as a technical leader for large groups and as a mentor to junior engineers. The candidate will be responsible for leading groups responsible for the layout and detail modeling of aircraft structure, structural assemblies, participation in trade studies, creation and maintenance of interface control drawings, and coordination with Integrated Product Teams. The candidate will be capable of planning and initiating their own work, and assigning and checking the work of their team members.
Must be a US Citizen. This position is located at a facility that requires special access. Must have an active secret clearance with the ability to obtain higher level clearances as needed.

Basic Qualifications

CAD experience

Experience leading design teams

Experience creating and/or modifying drawings

Experience w/ designing metallic and/or composite parts

Experience with high temperature materials

Bachelor OR Above Degree in a Engineering Technical Discipline

Desired skills


Experience with project management including EV, IMS, CAM, etc.

Experience with a PLM (Enovia, CADDataNet, Teamcenter, Windchill, etc.)

Experience with hand analysis for initial part layout

Hypersonic vehicle design experience

Experience with GD&T (Geometric Dimensioning and Tolerancing)

Excellent writing and communication skills

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Job Location(s): Palmdale California
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Aeronautical Engineering
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FLEX9x80A-Friday off in 2nd week w/flex hrs/day
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