New job at Lockheed Martin Canada (via |

Obsolescence Management Specialist

September 17 2020
Industries Airspace, Aviation, National Defence
Categories Defence, Security, Engineering, Executive, Security, Protective Services, Defence
Halifax, NS

Specific Job Description

Reporting to the ILS/Sustainment Engineering Manager, the Obsolescence Management Specialist will perform the following duties:
  • Review and evaluate current obsolescence management processes
  • Lead implementation of obsolescence management tools and processes
  • Work with program teams, supply chain and product leads to determine hardware and software obsolescence management needs and help define solutions
  • Develop and maintain Obsolescence Management Plans
  • Support technology, software and component selection
  • Monitor and report status of component obsolescence
  • Perform predictive analysis for impact dates of obsolescence issues, from design and build through in-service support, including updates/upgrades/tech refresh/tech insertion considerations, up until disposal phase
In addition to the Obsolescence Management tasks, the Obsolescence Management Specialist will support programs performing ILS tasks, including the following:
  • Analyze ILS requirements
  • Perform Reliability, Maintainability and Availability Analysis
  • Perform Failure Modes Analyses
  • Perform Reliability Centered Maintenance Analysis
  • Perform Maintenance Analysis
  • Develop Maintenance Plans
  • Perform Sparing Analysis
  • Perform Support and Test Equipment Analysis
  • Write Technical Manuals.

Business Environment

Lockheed Martin Canada is the Canadian-based arm of Lockheed Martin Corporation, a global security and aerospace company employing 98,000 people worldwide, including nearly 1,000 Canadians. By applying innovative approaches of our highly skilled and experienced Canadian workforce, we have been Canada’s trusted defence and aerospace partner for over 75 years. We operate major facilities in Ottawa, Montreal, Halifax, Calgary and Victoria and work on a wide range of major programs from advanced naval technology products and unmanned systems software to providing delivery and in-service support of the latest military aircraft to commercial engine repair and overhaul capabilities.

Required skills, qualifications and experience

  • Bachelor Degree in Engineering, (hardware, mechanical, electrical) or equivalent education
  • 8+ years of Engineering experience
  • 5+ years of Obsolescence Management experience
  • 3+ years of ILS experience
  • Good familiarity with MS Office applications
  • Good written communication skills
  • Be effective in a team environment.

Desired skills, qualifications and experience

  • 5+ years of Team Lead experience.

Equal Opportunity Statement

Lockheed Martin Canada is an equal opportunity employer that values diversity in the workplace. We are committed to excellence in serving all customers, including people with disabilities, and we encourage feedback on the provision of these services.

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