Sustainment Operations & Supplier Planning Technical Project Lead

    Lockheed Martin Corporation
    Fort worth, TX
    Full-time
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    Job Description

    Description:This position is responsible as the technical project lead for F-35 Sustainment Operations, Planning & Supplier Integration (SOPSI) supporting the coordination, integration, preparation, and development of F-35
    Sustainment proposals, studies, and special project efforts. The candidate will integrate across functional teams and be assigned as the integration point directly with the F-35 Improvement & Derivatives Team in the sustainment definition and development area. The candidate must be able to work independently to
    deliver proposal products for submittal to the customers. This position will be responsible for all of the tasks and actions in preparing related prime and supplier proposals and technical data for supporting F-35 Sustainment proposals. The candidate must be able to perform proposal technical evaluations, fact-finds and assist as the technical lead in negotiations, authorization to proceed and execution of the F-35 sustainment contracts. The
    candidate will be required to prepare and maintain a weekly assessment and audit trail of all assigned proposal activities and support weekly executive reviews. The candidate will perform F- 35 Sustainment projects and studies both within LM Aero and across various programs/functions and provide oversight coordination / tracking of action items. The candidate will provide guidance and inputs to the collaborative sustainment team in developing performance-based logistics technical requirements. The candidate will be required to prioritize
    multiple projects and initiatives in a complex environment to ensure program activities are well coordinated and executed. The candidate will be required to manage the activities of a large organization and effectively organize others to complete tasks on budget and schedule. The candidate must be able to effectively deal with abstract issues and develop solid plans and communication strategies to effectively respond to internal or
    external customers. The candidate will be required to ensure that technical content contained in executive-level data, briefings, presentation, and correspondence are current to support program actions. The candidate will be required to exhibit effective and clear communications skills at the program level. The candidate will be responsible for promoting the company perspective and company solutions while driving enterprise rather than site or organization unique solutions. The candidate will be required to have baseline knowledge of
    sustainment elements and Performance-Based Logistics (PBL) Concepts. The candidate will be required to understand the military service joint operations and structure.
    ***Must be a US Citizen or legally authorized to work in US as a permanent resident. This position is located at a facility that requires special access.***
    Basic Qualifications:
    • Logistics project experience

    • 9-12 years of experience with key government Integrated Logistics System (ILS) elements to be able to integrate these elements in developing Sustainment Technical requirements.

    • Experience leading and coordinating supplier technical requirements development and technical evaluations, fact-finds and assist as the technical lead in negotiations, authorization to proceed and execution of sustainment contracts.

    • Experience with military service joint operations and structure

    • Experience presenting to executive level management
    Desired Skills:
    • Knowledge and experience with F-35 sustainment processes and supporting organizations, particularly Training Systems, Supply Chain Management, Support Equipment, Autonomic Logistics Information Systems, Joint Service Technical Data, Sustainment Business Operations, Sub-Contract Management, Contracts, and Estimating.

    • Working knowledge of business and financial operations and data analysis. Experience in Department of Defense projects and operations, especially United States Air Force (USAF) and/or US Navy, in an integrated project team (IPT) environment desired.

    • Experience presenting to a diverse audience ranging from entry to executive level.

    • Strong written and oral communication skills and ability to work independently with limited oversight and supervision
    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: Logistics Clearance Level: Secret Type: Full-Time Virtual Location: no Work Schedule: 4X10A- 4 10 hr days Mon-Thurs; Fr/Sa/Su off Shift: First
    Posting ID: 556642119Posted: 2020-05-21