**Description:** **The coolest jobs on this planet… or any other… are with Lockheed Martin Space\.**
At the dawn of a new space age, Space is a pioneer, partner, innovator and builder\. Our amazing men and women are on a mission to make a difference in the world\. Every single day we use our unique skills and experiences to craft, design and build solutions to some of the worlds’ hardest engineering problems\. Our culture encourages employees to dream big, perform with excellence and build incredible products\. We provide the resources, support, and the focus\. You bring the passion and courage to envision limitless possibilities and we’ll build a better tomorrow with you\.
Are you passionate about making a difference? Are you looking for a growth opportunity where you can apply your expertise to a very important mission? We are a stellar company that will be putting astronauts on Mars, creating 3D printed satellites, launching payloads that learn in orbit, and developing national defense systems\. Come, join our Program Planning team in the dynamic world of Lockheed Martin Space\. Here, we are driven by innovation and integrity\. By applying the highest standards of business ethics and a forward\-thinking mindset, we believe everything is within our reach – and yours \-\- as a Lockheed Martin employee\.
Our facility in Littleton, CO has an immediate opportunity for an **early to mid\-career** Project Engineer \(Technical Assistant\) to join our mission\. In this role you will report directly to the Vice President of the Production & Integration Control \(PIC\) organization within Operations\. PIC is a newly formed organization which consists of Facilities, Transportation and Logistics and Production Planning\. This group will be responsible for delivering flawless execution in enterprise demand management, production planning, material flow, and facilities and logistics services\. It will be critical to the success of the Operations Major Functional Organization \(MFO\) by creating synergies across ATLO and Production Operations through Lean Six Sigma processes and management of performance metrics\. By driving a renewed emphasis on collaboration while increasing the integration of our manufacturing team with our customers, both internal and external, this team will aid in positioning the business to secure core programs, reposition Space for next\-generation missions, and win new opportunities\.
**Summary of key duties for this position:**
•Prepare the PIC program area briefings, including gathering, screening, compiling, and presenting of business briefings
•Develop, plan, and communicate key messages including talking points as necessary for staff meetings, site visits, all hands meetings, and other speaking engagements
•Team with PIC leadership to develop weekly activity reports, proposal inputs, capital request packages, and Executive Leadership Team \(ELT\) briefings
•Facilitate the closure of Internal Operating Review \(IOR\), Return to Green and Quarterly Business Review \(QBR\) Production Operations action items
•Support the development and execution of the PIC strategic plan and ensuring consistent messaging
•Advise and collaborate with key stakeholders across the Corporation regarding PIC and production planning initiatives
•Lead and facilitate PIC and production planning LM21 events
•Consult with the PIC senior leadership team including the production planning managers to provide impactful messages, metrics and presentations
•Travel is required with this position
**Special Projects may include:**
•Develop business rhythms and key metrics for the PIC organization
•Process development, new business assessments, efficient communications/approaches
•Supports ELT in development of critical presentations
**Our employees working in this level of position typically have 5 \- 10 years of professional experience\.**
•Minimum 2 years of prior experience working in a Project Engineering/Project Management type role
•Experience preparing and presenting materials to a wide audience
•Experience developing processes or best practice guidelines
•Experience assisting with team projects from start to finish
•Excellent communication and interpersonal skills
•Bachelors degree preferred
•LM21 event leadership and facilitation work experience
•Leadership Development Program graduate
•Self\-starter, ability to work autonomously with limited direction
•Forward thinker, able to anticipate future needs, willing to go above and beyond
•Matured business acumen
To promote the sharing of ideas, Lockheed Martin champions an inclusive work environment that encourages differences and big\-picture thinking\. Our employees play an active role in strengthening the quality of life where we live and work by volunteering more than 850,000 hours annually\. Benefits you can enjoy include:
•Paid time off
•25 three\-day weekends
•Rewards & recognition
Learn more about Lockheed Martin’s competitive and comprehensive benefits package\.
Lockheed Martin is an Equal Opportunity Employer\. You 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\.
**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\.