Lockheed Martin Field Engineer Sr / Training Simulator Technician / US Expat Overseas Role / Malatya AB, TU / F-35 Program in Orlando, Florida

Description: At Lockheed Martin Rotary and Mission Systems, we are driven by innovation and integrity. 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 employee. Lockheed Martin values your skills, training and education. Come and experience your future!

Foreign Assignment: This position will offer a long term deployment to a foreign country. Training System Simulator Technician (Field Engineer) for the F-35 supporting Malatya AB, Turkey.

Will support the sustainment, maintenance, and operation of F-35 training devices. Install components and assemblies into chassis, racks, cabinets, workstations, and customer facilities. Perform, conduct, and document preventive maintenance checks required for the devices and associated subsystems. Update maintenance data collection records and assist with the installation and check-out of modifications to equipment.

Maintain simulation devices to meet availability specifications. Apply technical knowledge to solve complex problems by interpreting design drawings, manuals or simulator documents. Assist with installations, testing, and maintenance of F-35 software packages. Isolate and report malfunctions and discrepancies to the lowest definable levels. Documents and maintain cabling schemes and drawings.

Establish and perform maintenance programs following company and vendor standards.

Additional duties and related responsibilities will be assigned as required.

Will work closely with other members of the Lockheed Martin training team on site to fulfill F-35 training objectives.

Will implement and support Lockheed Martin initiatives, programs and policies as directed.

Comply with site security and access control procedures in accordance with F-35 program and customer procedures.

Sanitize all classified media (circuit cards, disk storage devices, etc.) to the LRU in accordance with established F-35 and customer procedures.

The successful candidate must have worked in an environment which required them to interact with multiple functional areas and personnel of a diverse nature.

Job may require flexible work schedule to provide coverage for on-site customer requirements.

Deployment and continued employment is contingent upon successful completion of the OJT required at Lockheed Martin’s training locations prior to international assignment. These locations may include but are not limited to: Luke AFB, AZ; Nellis AFB, NV, Hill AFB, UT; Eglin AFB, FL; Edwards AFB, CA; Fort Worth, TX; Orlando, FL; Yuma, AZ; Beaufort, SC.

The applicant selected may be required to work at deployed locations, work rotating shifts, and work in excess of 40 hours per week.

Relocation: Relocation and housing assistance is available for this exciting international assignment.

Accompanied Status Available: Accompanied status means new hires may have qualifying dependents accompany them on their long-term overseas assignment.

Basic Qualifications:

Must have a Final Transferable Secret security clearance, last Periodic Reinvestigation must be within the last five years.

Must be able to attain and maintain Special Access Program (SAP) access.

In addition to the following:

3-5 years experience maintaining and troubleshooting Training and Simulation equipment.

Knowledge and experience with simulation hardware and software.

Ability to read and use technical schematics, drawings and manuals along with other technical materials to resolve complex problems.

Strong oral/written communication skills.

Must be willing to support flexible work hours to align with customer operational schedule.

Must have a current Security+ certificate or able to acquire a Security + certification within 6 months of hire date.

Desired Skills:

Bachelor’s degree

International Expat experience

2 years experience with aviation simulation systems.

Proven hardware and software support experience in a training/modeling and simulation environment.

Network troubleshooting and maintenance experience.

Experience working in classified/access controlled facilities.

Ability to brief/teach technical information to internal and external audiences.

Ability to lead and mentor other team members.

Currently possess a current Security + certificate.



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.

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