Ground Controller

ID# 002195

Lockheed Martin
Colorado Springs, CO
United States

Job Posted
11/9/2021
Posting Expires
1/8/2022
Experience Required
Yes
Degree Required
Yes
Security Clearance Required
Yes TS/SCI
Employment Type
Employee
Work Schedule
Full-Time

Job Description
JOB ID: 576295BRDate posted: Nov. 08, 2021Locations: Colorado Springs, ColoradoProgram: Death ValleyCOVID-19 continues to significantly impact our employees, families and communities. With employee health and safety as our top priority, and as a federal contractor, Lockheed Martin is taking action to address the increased risk and uncertainty COVID variants pose in the workplace and ensuring we meet our commitments to national security.

As directed by Executive Order 14042: Ensuring Adequate COVID Safety Protocols for Federal Contractors, effective December 8, 2021, Lockheed Martin will require all newly hired employees, in the United States, must be fully vaccinated before their start date.
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The coolest jobs on this planet… or any other… are with Lockheed Martin Space.

At the dawn of a new space age, Lockheed Martin is a pioneer, partner, innovator and builder. Our amazing men and women are on a mission to make a difference in the world and every day we use our unique skills and experiences to create, design and build solutions to some of the worlds’ hardest engineering problems. Our culture encourages employees to dream big, perform with excellence and create incredible products. We provide the resources, inspiration and focus and if you have the passion and courage to dream big, we want to build a better tomorrow with you.

This is a crew shift position as a Ground Controller (GC). GC's are responsible for monitoring and conducting antenna related tasks during program execution.
GC's utilize system software to accomplish all antenna related tasks and recommend improvements, and analyze software and equipment performance with respect to mission performance.
You will complete a specialized training and certification program. Applicants must possess a strong operations oriented technical background and have current or past expertise and technical skills in one or more ground system operations area.

Strong oral and written communications skills, along with the ability to work within operational working groups, are a must.

Position requires frequent use and application of technical standards, principles, concepts and techniques. You will provide solutions to a variety of technical problems of moderate scope and complexity.

You will perform under general supervision and follow established procedures. Work is reviewed for soundness of technical judgement and overall adequacy. You will conduct frequent inter-organizational and outside customer contacts on routine matters.

Applicant selected will be subject to a government security investigation and meet eligibility requirements for access to classified information.
A Top Secret clearance with an investigation within 5 years is required to start.

To promote the sharing of ideas, Lockheed Martin fosters 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. Here are some of the benefits you can enjoy:
•Medical
•Dental
•401k
•Paid time off
•Work/life balance
•Career development
•Mentorship opportunities
•Rewards & recognition

Lockheed Martin is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action 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.
Basic Qualifications:
- Current and active TS/SCI clearance
Desired Skills:
- Knowledge of Satellite Communications, or Ground Communications.
- Familiar with military operations and working on a military installation
- Strong communications skillsOther Important Information You Should KnowExpression of Interest: By applying to this job, you are expressing interest in this position and could be considered for other career opportunities where similar skills and requirements have been identified as a match. Should this match be identified you may be contacted for this and future openings.Ability to Work Remotely: Onsite Full-time: The work associated with this position will be performed onsite at a designated Lockheed Martin facility.Work Schedules: Lockheed Martin supports a variety of alternate work schedules that provide additional flexibility to our employees. Schedules range from standard 40 hours over a five day work week while others may be condensed. These condensed schedules provide employees with additional time away from the office and are in addition to our Paid Time off benefits.Schedule for this Position: Rotating 40 hour week as assigned by leaderSecurity Clearance Statement: This position requires a government security clearance, you must be a US Citizen for consideration.Clearance Level: TS/SCILockheed 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 ProfessionalBusiness Unit: SPACERelocation Available: PossibleCareer Area: Systems Engineering: OtherType: Full-TimeShift: Multiple shifts available
Employer


Colorado Springs CO
United States

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