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Lockheed Martin Senior Structural Engineer / Mechanical Analysis / Active Secret in Orlando, Florida

COVID-19 continues to significantly impact our employees, families and communities. With employee health and safety as our top priority, and as a federal contractor, Lockheed Martin is taking action to address the increased risk and uncertainty COVID variants pose in the workplace and ensuring we meet our commitments to national security.

To uphold safety for all employees, we will continue to request vaccination status for all Lockheed Martin employees including new hires. All current and newly hired employees who are unvaccinated will be required to adhere to onsite safety protocols.

Description: Lockheed Martin is seeking a Senior Structural Engineer in Orlando, FL. The Engineer will be responsible for supporting conceptual and detail design of advanced hardware through the full product life cycle via dynamics and structural analysis.

Work collaboratively with individuals from complementary disciplines within the Engineering, Manufacturing and Sub-Contracts organizations. Apply research to the planning, design, development, and testing of new aerospace and related products. Work with little direction and develop advanced technical principles, techniques and concepts.

Proficient in dynamic/structural analysis, finite element analysis, structural/vibration testing, and test correlation. Requires knowledge of related application software such as ANSA, Nastran, Abaqus, NX, FEMAP, Patran, and HyperMesh.

Communicate technical status and issues to internal and external program and functional leadership. Occasional travel to provide on-site support at customer and suppliers locations.


Relocation assistance is possible for this exciting position.

The Locale:

Orlando is a city in the Central Florida area.

This region is a great place to live and to raise a family.

Central Florida offers lots of attractive residential housing options.

The Greater Orlando metropolitan area is the sixth largest metro area in the southeastern United States.

The climate here is warm and sunny all year long for the most part.

Orlando is home to the University of Central Florida (UCF), Walt Disney World, and SeaWorld.

Where can you get to from Orlando?

Orlando is about an hour's drive from Cocoa Beach and the "Space Coast" to include NASA and the Kennedy Space Center.

Tampa is about 1 and ¼ hours from Orlando.

West Palm Beach is about 2.5 hours to the south and Jacksonville is about 2 hours to the northeast.

Atlanta, GA is 6 hours to the northwest.


Basic Qualifications:

Candidate MUST be a U.S. Citizen and possess an Active Department of Defense Secret clearance with a closed investigation (or re-investigation) within 5 years.

Bachelor's Degree from an accredited university (preferably in Mechanical Engineering or Aerospace Engineering) and 9 years of professional experience; or 7 years of professional experience with a related Masters degree.

Candidates must have:

Professional experience, preferably working specifically in a Mechanical Engineering role focused on Dynamics and / or Structural analysis.

Knowledge of and modeling experience with related application software such as ANSA, Nastran, Abaqus, NX, FEMAP, Patran, and/or HyperMesh.

Desired Skills:

Professional, hands-on experience providing dynamics analysis support for product design.

Working knowledge in one or more of the following:

-Modal analysis

-Shock analysis

-Vibration analysis

-Test correlation

-Modal correlation

Ability to work with little direction and develop advanced technical principles, techniques and concepts.

Experience in hardware design and development.

Demonstrated strong problem solving and analytical skills.

Mature computer skills are required, including proficiency in Microsoft Windows, Word, Excel, and PowerPoint.



Lockheed Martin is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, 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.


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