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Human Space Exploration Advanced Programs is seeking a Configurator to become part of our Concept Team. You will play an integral role in the development of Crewed Lunar Lander systems, the Gateway Habitat, deep space logistics vehicles, and other crewed mission concepts in support of NASA's exploration goals. You will collaborate with the Systems Architect and Deputy Architect as well as other discipline owners to advance system architecture design. Additionally, you will be responsible performing system trades utilizing software to simulate the characteristics and parameters of integrated systems components, modules, or complete products under operating environment. As Configurator, you will have the opportunity to impact the layout of crewed subsystems to optimize performance, support crew user needs, and inform the systems architect of modifications needed to meet human factors and manufacturability requirements. You will assess the use of common products in new vehicle designs and support visual communication graphic artists with proposals for Human Space Exploration Advanced Programs pursuits.
Typically has 5 - 10 years of professional experience.
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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:
* Paid time off
* Work/life balance
* Career development
* Mentorship opportunities
* Rewards & recognition
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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.
* Bachelor of Science Degree in Mechanical Engineering, Aerospace Engineering, or related field
* Proficient CREO modeling software
* Experience as a space vehicle configurator
* Experience in performing formal systems engineering trade studies