Supportability Engineer

  • Lockheed Martin
  • Ampthill, Bedford, UK
  • 20 Aug, 2020
Full time Defence and Military Engineering Public Sector and Government

Job Description

Specific Job Description

Lockheed Martin (UK) Ampthill are embarking on an exciting and growing range of long term national and international programmes and opportunities; these all build upon and exploit the proven LMUK SkyKeeper BMC4i product and will form a robust and major business area on the LMUK Ampthill site.

​We need a suite of Engineers to underpin these developing business streams. These roles require high calibre and proven individuals with focused skills and experience in order to design, integrate and deliver real systems. The successful applicants will operate at the core of this expanding team driving technical direction and developing junior staff. These are challenging senior roles requiring talented individuals who will be correspondingly rewarded.

The Successful Supportability Engineer will have demonstrable experience of ILS Engineering activities within one or more areas relating to Radar Systems, Weapon Systems, Tactical Datalink, RF Data, Military Communications.

Job Reference Number

7300BR

Employee Type

Full Time

Hours Per Week

37.5

Country

United Kingdom

Business Environment

Lockheed Martin (UK) Ampthill is a rapidly changing, dynamic part of the Lockheed Martin Corporation with both domestic and international customers. It consists of three business areas focusing on Vehicles, Special Projects and Mission Support, which provide a variety of products and services to the MoD and other customers including the Warrior CSP, Scout and support to the Land Environment Air Picture Provision capability. We are looking for talented individuals to join the company, in return, we can offer an exciting and challenging career path. Please note that Lockheed Martin Ampthill work a 9 day fortnight with the site closed every second Friday.

Clearance Required for Role

SC

Graduate, Intern or Apprentice Vacancy?

No

Required skills, qualifications and experience

The Successful Supportability Engineer will have demonstrable experience of ILS Engineering activities within one or more areas relating to Radar Systems, Weapon Systems, Tactical Datalink, RF Data, Military Communications.

The Supportability Engineer will own and co-ordinate the Supportability Engineering activities across the program, throughout the Engineering lifecycle, liaising with interfacing functions, Suppliers and Customers, and delivering compliant products on-time and to schedule.

​The successful candidate will have demonstrable knowledge and experience of:

  • ​Leading Supportability activities and Technical Publications
  • Managing field support requirements
  • Recommendation of tools and test equipment for supportability tasks
  • Establishing calibration requirements for field systems and test equipment for all maintenance tasks
  • Training other Supportability Engineers and interfacing Engineers
  • Owning and obtaining customer requirements through to acceptance
  • Ensuring safety is a key element to all maintenance tasks and Technical Publications

Desired skills, qualifications and experience

Equal Opportunity Statement

Lockheed Martin recognises and actively promotes the benefits of a diverse workforce and is committed to treating all employees with dignity and respect regardless of race, gender, disability, age, sexual orientation, religion or belief. Discrimination on any of these grounds is expressly forbidden. We therefore welcome applications from all sections of the community.

Job Expires

17/08/2021