Lockheed Martin Senior Propulsion Engineer in Littleton, Colorado

Description: This position is for a Senior Mechanical Engineer supporting the Orion Launch Abort System (LAS) IPT. Responsibilities for this position include: Certified Principal Engineering (CPE) delegate responsibilities for technical advocacy of the LAS Propulsion subsystem within the overall Orion LAS and MPCV. Support CPEs and program management with technical coordination, collaboration, and oversight of a solid rocket motor subsystem/component to assure technical adequacy of LAS to meet requirements including performance, design and construction, mission and ground operations and to assure adequacy of design and end-to-end qualification. Support systems engineers with development of requirements change notices, interface control document revisions, and verification reports. Candidate will support accountability for solid rocket motor proper performance and mission success throughout the motor's life cycle from requirements verification through mission operations.

Desired Skills: Experience with human rated requirements, computer aided engineering, technical subcontract management. Ability to thrive in multitasking environment.


Must have demonstrated experience and knowledge of basic hardware and systems engineering principals including: hardware integration, systems integration, requirements development, and verification. Minimum of 3 years experience in propulsion engineering or a related field. Strong communication skills.

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