Conceptual Design Manager

    Lockheed Martin Corporation
    Palmdale, CA

    Job Description

    Description:This leadership position for the Conceptual Design organization will report directly to the Conceptual Design Senior Manager as part of a multi-site team. Objectives for the Conceptual Design team are to grow our design tools and competency, grow the advanced design organization, and execute as part of a multi-site team with common methods and standards of excellence. In this role, the Manager will provide daily leadership for the Palmdale Conceptual Design team. Responsibilities include:

    - Setting organizational and individual development goals with associated implementation plans
    - Ensuring system design integrity and solution validity
    - Creating an environment that attracts highly skilled and innovative individuals, allowing them to excel across a range of programs
    - Identification and development of potential leaders
    - Establish staffing needs, interview and hire outstanding new talent
    - Execute the annual HR business cycle for reviews, career development, knowledge continuity, and talent planning
    - Managing allocated New Business Funds and Overhead budgets
    - Leading multiple conceptual design and multi-disciplinary technical design teams
    - Work proactively with Ops Analysis, Engineering, IT, support organizations and other LM Business areas

    The position requires an understanding of Conceptual Design and ADP project needs, anticipation of project requirements and a flexible style to change course mid-stream to support project goals. The selected candidate will have extensive experience with CATIA V5 and Rapid Conceptual Design advanced modeling and simulation-based analysis tools. Clear communication skills are a necessity, and previous experience leading conceptual design efforts from both a technical and leadership perspective is desired. Candidate should have excellent presentation skills and be able to discuss technical matters appropriately with management, partners, and customer representatives. Support of proposal reviews, INAR exercises and other tasks will be necessary as required on related ADP programs.

    The applicant selected will be subject to a government security investigation and must meet eligibility requirements for access to classified information and special program clearances. For this particular position, an active DOD Top Secret security clearance with program access and a current background investigation is desired.

    Basic Qualifications:
    Demonstrated project and task leadership

    Demonstrated experience with ADP business capture and proposal development

    Experience communicating and presenting

    Experience with 3D CAD experience - ideally CATIA V5

    Experience with Microsoft Office products

    Must have an active Secret security clearance
    Desired Skills:
    10 years of Aerospace Industry experience

    Experience with HR process for hiring and sustainment of personnel

    Knowledge of Modern Design and Analysis toolsets (MDO, Optimization, Integration, Model Center Matlab, CFD, Modeling)

    Rapid Conceptual Design (RCD) Tool Use

    Experience leading proposal reviews, INAR exercises, program estimation, and associated tasks necessary to support ADP programs

    Secret security clearance or Higher with program access and a current background investigation
    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. Experience Level: Experienced Professional Business Unit: AERONAUTICS COMPANY Relocation Available: Possible Career Area: Aeronautical Engineering Clearance Level: Top Secret Type: Full-Time Virtual Location: no Work Schedule: 4X10A- 4 10 hr days Mon-Thurs; Fr/Sa/Su off Shift: First
    Posting ID: 556641805Posted: 2020-05-21