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Lockheed Martin VLS Certified TD or SMT (Aegis Ashore PMRF) in Virginia Beach, Virginia

Description: The candidate will support multi-element integration, test, operations, and maintenance activities at Aegis Ashore Aegis Ashore Missile Defense Test Complex (AAMDTC) Pacific Missile Range Facility. This position will be based out of Virginia Beach, VA or virtual location as needed and candidate will be on a Temporary Duty Assignment 1-3 years in duration in Kekaha, HI. Candidate will provide life cycle support, including routine, preventive, and corrective maintenance, alignment for startup and shut down, routine operations and monitoring, and emergency/casualty response for Aegis VLS systems including MK 41 launcher and enclosure/tilt and rotate assemblies. Candidate may also be responsible for maintenance at launch facilities including the launch support buildings at Aegis Ashore locations. Assist military and Government personnel to analyze and resolve malfunctions detected during equipment operation and testing and perform maintenance including fault isolation, tests, alignments, and repair on assigned equipment at the organizational level. Work as a team with system engineers, computer program developers, test engineers, technicians, and customer representatives to support AAMDSC, Aegis Ashore Missile Defense Test Complex (AAMDTC) and Aegis Weapon System (AWS) as required. Ensure Combat System (CS) elements are fully functional and ready to support all test and operational events. Support conduct of special tests and investigations. Provide regular status reports to leadership and other key functional and program organizations as required.

Basic Qualifications:

Successful candidate is required to possess a current Certification Level of Test Director or US Navy VLS Advanced Technician in accordance with NAVSEA Standing Instruction 86-2D or be certified to the level of VLS System Maintenance Technician (SMT) in accordance with NAVSEA Standing Instruction 86-2B, and/or served in the US Navy having a NEC0981 with strong written and verbal communication skills.

An active U.S. Department of Defense Secret Security Clearance is also a must.

Desired Skills:

AS or BS in electrical or mechanical engineering desired but not required. Experience in the installation and checkout of weapon systems on board surface combatants during ship new construction or overhaul is also desired.



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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