Lockheed Martin Senior Controls Engineer in Cape Canaveral, Florida

Description: At Lockheed Martin Space Systems Company (SSC), we are driven by innovation and integrity. We believe that by applying the highest standards of business ethics and visionary thinking, everything is within our reach – and yours as a Lockheed Martin employee. Lockheed Martin values your skills, training, and education. Come and experience your future!

The Payload Launch Sites Support Services (PLSSS) Program provides all launch processing support functions for Office of Space Launch (OSL). The program’s two primary operating locations are Vandenberg AFB, CA and Cape Canaveral AFS, FL. Key elements of the PLSSS program scope include satellite launch processing, satellite transport operations, satellite propellant loading operations, and satellite processing facilities O&M, clean room operations, and safety and environmental services.

Responsibilities for this Controls Engineer Level 3 include: Designs and drafts systems of electrical, hydraulic, and pneumatic controls for machines and equipment, such as programmable controllers for cranes and HVAC systems. Plans, conducts, and coordinates software development activities. Designs, develops, documents, tests, and debugs software that contains logical and mathematical solutions to business/mission problems or questions in computer language for solutions by means of data processing equipment. Applies the appropriate standards, processes, procedures, and tools throughout the software development life cycle. Applies knowledge of computer hardware and software, subject matter to be programmed in business/mission applications, information processing techniques used, and information gathered from system users to develop software. Corrects program errors, prepares operating instructions, compiles documentation of program development, and analyzes system capabilities to resolve questions of program intent, output requirements, input data acquisition, programming techniques, and controls. Ensures software standards are met. Develops technical solutions to complex problems which require the regular use of ingenuity and creativity. Exercise considerable latitude in determining technical objectives and approaches to assignments.

BASIC QUALIFICATIONS:

Extensive experience working and programming Schneider Electric Programmable Logic Controllers (PLCs) and Variable Frequency Drives (VFDs).

Ability to program Allen Bradley PLCs using RSLogix5000.

Experience programming using Unity Pro Programming Software.

Experience working with SCADA systems for industrial environments.

Able to work in a team environment and interact with senior external personnel on significant technical matters..

Ability to multi-task and prioritize assignments based on mission requirements and schedules.

Must be able to interpret, understand, develop and modify sequence of operations drawings in various formats including sequential flow charting for complex, interconnected control systems.

Able to troubleshoot, identify root cause, and propose solutions for anomalies in PLC Control sequences for programs written in structured text and relay ladder logic.

Experience with developing and maintaining software under configuration control required.

Desired Skills:

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.

Join us at Lockheed Martin, where we’re engineering a better tomorrow.

BASIC QUALIFICATIONS:

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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.

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.

Join us at Lockheed Martin, where we’re engineering a better tomorrow.

EXPERIENCE LEVEL:

Experienced Professional