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Lockheed Martin Subcontract Administrator Sr in Sunnyvale, California

Description: 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 day we use our unique skills and experiences to create, design and build solutions to some of the worlds’ hardest engineering problems. Our culture encourages employees to dream big, perform with excellence and create incredible products. We provide the resources, inspiration and focus and if you have the passion and courage to dream big, we want to build a better tomorrow with you.

Going to space is just the beginning. It’s what you do when you get there that matters. Lockheed Martin builds the satellites and spacecraft that do amazing things in space for government and commercial customers. Connecting people. Advancing discovery. And protecting what matters most. Lockheed Martin-built satellites give earlier warning of severe weather, connect troops on the battlefield, and deliver GPS directions to a billion people worldwide.

As we look to the future, we’re driving innovations to help our customers do even more in orbit. That’s why we’re crafting smarter satellites that operate like smartphones in the sky, with apps that can be updated in orbit so they can adapt as mission needs on the ground change. Your mission is ours. And as that mission evolves, we’ll be ready. Will you?

Every day, our 110,000 employees come to work with one focus – our customers’ missions. 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.

What is it like to work in Subcontract Administration

Supply Chain’s vision is to enable customer and mission success through supply chain strategies and execution that deliver superior operational program performance and create competitive advantage through continuous improvement. It is our mission to deliver affordable supply chain solutions that meet all program requirements and manage supply chain risks to ensure positive supplier performance through all phases of the program life-cycle from capture to sustainment.

This role will offer you the following daily challenges:

• Administering subcontract effort of suppliers across the Military Space portfolio.

• Working with the members of the LM Subcontractor Management Team (SPM, CPE, QA & various SMEs), administering the subcontract through all phases of the procurement process, from contract award to payload delivery

• Working with the subcontract program manager will ensure that the subcontract management team meets the program needs and expectations

• Ensuring that the program performance, quality and mission success requirements are flowed to the supplier and that the supplier is managed to ensure commitments and requirements are met

• Ensuring compliance with all appropriate prime contract flow downs and will be responsible for new business requirements, to include RFP's to assigned supplier, technical evaluations, and Basis of Estimate requirements thru negotiations and definitization of the subcontractor

• Oversees the negotiation and coordination of additions, deletions, or modifications to subcontracts

Basic Qualifications:

To be successful, you will need to possess these basic qualifications:

• 6+ years of relevant business experience including 3+ years of supply chain experience

• Subcontract experience to include the development of RFP’s, complex statements of work, evaluation criteria, source selection criteria, Peer Reviews, Contract Mods.

• Experience with Federal Acquisition Regulations (FAR) or Defense Federal Acquisition Regulations (DFAR) and contracting types.

• Highly developed critical thinking and problem-solving skills.

• Possess excellent communication skills, both written, verbal, and presentation, to effectively communicate business cases to all levels of peers, suppliers, as well as program and executive management.

• You will need to be a US Citizen, and be able to obtain and maintain a US DoD TOP SECRET clearance, to support this government contract, as well as successfully pass a drug and background check, in order to meet eligibility requirements for access to classified information.

Desired Skills:

To be successful, ideally, you should also have:

• Bachelors degree from an accredited college in a related discipline, or equivalent experience/combined education, with 6 years of professional experience; or 4 years of professional experience with a related Masters degree.

• Experience working with SAP, P2P or equivalent.

• Working knowledge of the Lockheed Martin Global Supply Chain organization.

• Familiarity with Military Space programs is considered a plus.

• Experience working in a collaborative/teaming environment

• Demonstrate ability to bring matters/issues to successful closure

• Business acumen, attention to contractual detail and ability to make business-based decisions

• Ability to organize and prioritize assignments

• Ability to analyze a problem and recommend solutions

• Ability to work in a fast-paced team environment and work well under pressure

*PLEASE NOTE: * Applicants selected must be able to successfully pass to a background investigation and drug test.

Benefits of Employment:

To promote the sharing of ideas, Lockheed Martin champions an inclusive work environment that urges 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 {many choices of plans; some LM locations have on-site medical}

• Dental

• 401k {with generous matching}

• Generous Paid time off

Work/life balance, family-friendly environment … we have a 9x80 schedule which means: 25 three-day weekends

• Career development, career-growth, and lots of learning opportunities for aspiring minds

• Fun, talented and witty teammates

• Knowledgeable, supportive and engaged leadership

• Diverse, inclusive and community-minded organization

• Mentorship opportunities

• Rewards & recognition

• Generous Tuition Reimbursement

Learn more about Lockheed Martin’s competitive and comprehensive benefits package.

At Space we value your skills, training, and education. We believe that by applying the highest standards of business ethics and visionary thinking, everything is within our reach – and yours as a Lockheed Martin Space employee. Come, join us and experience your future!

The Coolest Jobs are in Space!

Join us at Lockheed Martin, where your mission is ours. Our customers pursue the hardest missions. Those that demand exceptional 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.

…just to name a few reasons to join Lockheed Martin Space!

BASIC QUALIFICATIONS:

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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.

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.

Join us at Lockheed Martin, where we’re engineering a better tomorrow.

EXPERIENCE LEVEL:

Experienced Professional

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