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E1472:Research Engineer

at Lockheed Martin Corporation

Posted: 11/21/2020
Job Reference #: 630604

Job Description

Req ID

LMCareers Business Unit

External Market Job Title
Mechanical Test Engineer / Orlando, FL

Security Clearance



Business Area
Missiles and Fire Control


Relocation/Housing Stipend Available

Job Code/Title
E1472:Research Engineer

Job Class
Mechanical Engineering

Job Category
Experienced Professional

ME Labs O

Req Type

Job Description
Lockheed Martin has a excellent opportunity for a Mechanical Test Engineer in the Structural and Mechanical Laboratories in Orlando, Florida and will report directly to the Structural and Labs area supervisor.

The group is responsible for providing solutions to the R&D and Production programs.

The overall primary job responsibility is setup and execution of structural and environmental tests on aerospace-grade prototype and production parts and assemblies in support of internal customers for research and development projects and contracted programs. The position would require the applicant to interface with program engineers to strategize testing scope and schedule, prioritize test activities, and implement data capture, process and delivery. The candidate should possess experience and knowledge in operating vibration shakers, drop-shock machines and /humidity chambers in a environment. This individual would also support programs in test plan/procedure documentation, Readiness Review coordination, and test series execution. The ability to work within a team and lead supporting technicians in achieving objectives.

Basic Qualifications
Must be a U.S. Citizen and have the ability to obtain a Department of Defense Secret Clearance.

Bachelors degree from an accredited college in a related discipline, or equivalent experience/combined education, with 2 years of professional experience or no experience required with a related Masters degree; or 6 years professional experience in lieu of Bachelors degree.

Proficient in computing within a Windows-based MS Office-suite centered environment for communication, scheduling, data processing, and basic data transfer.

Demonstrates sound writing and verbal communication skills in a teaming environment.

Possesses extensive knowledge and analysis skills for statics and dynamics calculations

Capable of obtaining certifications to operate a pallet stacker and overhead hoist/cranes.

Capable of obtaining an ATF Explosives Possessors License.

Desired skills
Familiarity with a environment, and the previous experience in operating generic equipment (ED shakers, chambers, temp/alt chambers, etc.)

Experience in using multi-channeled controllers for vibration testing like VR, UD APEX, or M+P, and ability to program profiles.

General knowledge of thermocouple and accelerometer sensor theory, installation onto hardware, and applications for testing and control strategy.

Programming experience in MATLAB, C++ and equivalent software. Ability to capture, reduce, and format data into time histories, SRSs, transfer functions, or PSDs for customer review.

Current DoD Secret clearance.

Current ATF Explosives Possessors License.





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.

City, State

Ability to Telecommute
No telecommuting

Other Important Information
By applying to this job, you are expressing interest in this position and could be considered for other career opportunities where similar skills and requirements have been identified as a match. Should this match be identified you may be contacted for this and future openings.

Telecommuting Information
The work associated with this position will be performed at the designated Lockheed Martin facility. Situational telecommuting may be considered and authorized at the discretion of your leader and based upon the role.

Work Schedule Information
Lockheed Martin supports a variety of alternate work schedules that provide additional flexibility to our employees. Schedules range from standard 40 hours over a five day work week while others may be condensed. These condensed schedules provide employees with additional time away from the office and are in addition to our Paid Time off benefits.

Security Clearance Information
This position requires a government security clearance, you must be a US Citizen for consideration.

Work Schedule
4x10 hour day, 3 days off per week