Capture Contract Research and Development (CRAD) to support IWSS' technology roadmap for current and next generation programs. Specific focus will be on supporting all Advanced RF and Directed Energy systems and Advanced Electronics. Additional supported programs include: all Surface Combatant Combat Systems and Launchers, Solid State Radar, and Future Vertical Lift activities.
Identify, qualify, pursue, and capture new business opportunities that advance next generation Lockheed Martin (LM) technology and increase Department of Defense warfighting capability. Specific focus on customer funded Science and Technology (S&T) and Research and Development (R&D) opportunities.
Establish, maintain, and expand relationships with government labs, acquisition customers, and warfighters to gain a detailed understanding of their near-, mid-, and long-term capability gaps and identify LM technology solutions.
Coordinate and lead cross-organization teams to mature LM and IWSS' Electronic Warfare, Directed Energy, Airborne Sensors, and Artificial Intelligence product offerings, develop prototypes, and shape next generation architectures.
Collaborate with IWSS Business Segments to position LM for mid- and long-term capture opportunities by driving future product strategies, investments, and partnering opportunities.
Integrate with LM's Advanced Technology Lab (ATL) to transition CRAD technologies into IWSS Programs of Record (Aegis Common Source Library, Ship Self Defense System, Component-Based Total-Ship System
Define and lead operational analysis efforts to identify and validate advanced system solutions to solve customer needs and fill capability gaps.
Manage New Business Fund accounts (Market Assist, Bid and Proposal, Internal Research and Development).
Develop, review, and execute capture and customer engagement plans in support of current and next generation opportunities.
Develop next generation strategies and proposals with Capture Managers, Program Managers, and Technical Subject Matter Experts and brief them to IWSS Executives and Rotary and Mission System Leadership.
Assist in development of product and technology roadmaps.
Conduct all business in strict compliance with all corporate command media and applicable state, federal, and international regulations.
7+ years of engineering, program management, business development, or military experience including experience with RF sensors, Electronic Warfare, Artificial Intelligence, Naval Combat Systems, and Distributed Architecture Technologies.
Experience working capture / S&T / prototyping / and production activities associated with advanced RF sensing, Directed Energy systems, and advanced electronics.
Experience shaping, capturing, and executing CRAD and S&T projects.
Experience analyzing DoD customer requirements, future warfighting needs, and identifying technology solutions.
Strong technical skills and the ability to synthesize a broad range of information to identify potential solutions to customer requirements.
Superior awareness of, and ability to effectively interact with, current and potential DOD customers.
A high degree of flexibility and the ability to travel when required.
Must be self-motivated and able to operate with minimal guidance in a highly competitive environment.
Excellent verbal and written communication skills to clearly articulate strategies, technology capabilities, and warfighter benefits across multiple levels of internal LM and external Government Leaders.
Deal closer - must be highly effective at bringing tasks and projects to a successful and timely conclusion.
Lockheed Martin Corporation