Lockheed Martin Senior Mechanical Design Engineering Manager / Orlando, FL in Orlando, Florida

Description: -This position requires a decisive leader capable of the functional management of approximately 200 mechanical design engineers in Design, Checking, and Liaison (Design Support).

-Staffing programs with technically competent personnel as required ensuring that departmental support to program is effective and timely.

-Support weekly manpower staffing meetings and reviews. -Match the capabilities of personnel as appropriate.

-Work interactively with the Human Resources Department to submit personnel for awards and recognition, support initiatives and recruiting new hires.

-Participate in technical reviews and provide technical oversight to program issues as required.

-Assist programs and personnel usage of corporate and MFC policy.

-Coordinate the section's performance assessment process.

-Review and signs-off on all department annual performance reviews.

-Recommend merit increases and promotions in accordance with employee performance and company budgets and guidelines.

-Support the enterprise director in understanding and maintaining the department overhead budget.

-Assist in developing the department strategies and goals.

Maintain relevant contacts within industry, universities, and customer areas.

-Assure development of methodology and acquisition of equipment's and tools to improve the effectiveness and productivity of the organization.

Desired Skills: -Knowledge of manufacturing processes, casting processes and metal finishing processes are highly desired.

BASIC QUALIFICATIONS:

-Must be a US Citizen and hold an Active Department of Defense Secret Clearance with a closed investigation (or re-investigation) within 5 years.

-Candidate must have a Bachelor's or Master's degree (preferably in an engineering related discipline) with over 20 years of professional experience.

-Candidate must have a minimum of 7 years of management experience.

-Required experience in documentation, and working knowledge of Geometric Dimensioning and Tolerancing (GD&T), design, materials, and Engineering Mechanics

-Demonstrated behaviors that support all Full Spectrum Leadership imperatives with emphasis on exceptional interpersonal skills

-Demonstrated strong oral and written communication skills

-Individual must have a strong vision for personnel development with an emphasis on the mentoring process.

-Candidate must possess high-energy, initiative, creativity and have demonstrated the ability to function as a change agent.

-Demonstrated ability to sustain above average performance.

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.

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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