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Lockheed Martin Systems Integration Test Engineer-STE/Flight Testing- Orlando, Fl. in Orlando, Florida

Description: Lockheed Martin Missiles and Fire Control (MFC) is seeking a Systems I&T Flight Test Engineer to join our growing team at our Orlando, Florida site to support a missile development program.

Due to the classified nature of this program all work must be performed onsite.

This role requires special access eligibility and to be considered you must currently hold an active Secret clearance with a background investigation within the last 6 years.

MFC is one of five Lockheed Martin business areas. MFC is a recognized designer, developer and manufacturer of precision engagement aerospace and defense systems for the U.S. and allied militaries. MFC develops, manufactures and supports advanced combat, missile, rocket, manned and unmanned systems for military customers that include the U.S. Army, Navy, Air Force, Marine Corps, NASA and dozens of foreign allies. MFC also offers a wide range of products and services for the global civil nuclear power industry and the military’s green power initiatives. MFC has seven principal product categories that correspond to the vital capabilities it provides our warfighters and civilian customers in their defining moments. MFC pursues business in more than 50 countries with more than 50 product and service lines.

Key responsibilities for this role include:

Supporting, Interpreting and decomposing requirements for test plan development.

Assist in test plan, test procedure and run card development for ground tests, captive carry events, and/or free flight tests.

Assist in the planning, development and integration of complex Special Test Equipment (STE) used for lab and field testing.

Assist in the planning and execution of weapons ground and flight tests in conjunction with the USG, MFC System Test IPT, and Joint Test Force (JTF) team members.

Assist in Mission Success Reviews (MSR), Test Readiness Reviews (TRR) and Flight Readiness Reviews (FRR) preparation for all phases of weapons developmental testing.

Relocation: Relocation assistance is possible for this exciting position.

The Locale: Orlando 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 Walt Disney World, Universal Studios Florida, and SeaWorld. Orlando is also home to the second largest University in the US, the University of Central Florida (UCF). 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 1.5 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:

Bachelors degree from an accredited college in a related discipline, or equivalent experience/combined education, with 5 years of professional experience; or 3 years of professional experience with a related Masters degree.

This role requires special access eligibility and to be considered you must currently hold an active Secret clearance with a background investigation within the last 6 years.

Demonstrated experience with a weapon system development/flight testing program.

Ability to travel to test locations is required, typically once per month, but will peak around half time.

Desired Skills:

Experience providing real-time mission control room support and post mission debriefs.

Experience interpreting and analyzing test firing telemetry data.

Experience documenting findings and results in accordance with established development and configuration management processes.

Experience actively participating in Test Plan Working Group (TPWG) meetings.



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.


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