Systems Engineer, Design & Analysis

in Huntsville, AL

Systems Engineer, Design & Analysis Job

Job Description Job Attributes+

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  • Organization

    ESS4400 SPACE

  • Business Unit


  • Department

    71A4A00:Systems of Systems Engrg

  • Job Category

    Systems Engineering: Other

  • Career Area


  • Job Location

    Huntsville, AL 35805, US

  • Job Type

    Task Order/IDIQ

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  • Career Level


  • Schedule

    9x80A-9,9,9,9,8 hrs/d in wk1, /9,9,9,9,off in wk2

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  • Remote


The coolest jobs on this planet… or any other… are with Lockheed Martin Space.

As we enter a new era of Strategic Weapon Systems, 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 single day we use our unique skills, talents and experiences to design and build solutions to some of the world’s hardest engineering problems. Do you want to be part of a culture that inspires employees to envision the impossible, perform with excellence and build incredible products? We provide the resources, inspiration and focus—if you have the passion and courage to dream big, then we want to build a better tomorrow with you.

As a Systems Engineer, you will be part of the Ground Systems Development (GSD) Systems Engineering (SE) team on the Terminal High Altitude Area Defense (THAAD) program. In this role, you will work under the guidance of the GSD Systems Engineering Senior Manager in architectural design of THAAD Fire Control and Communications (TFCC) Force Operations (FO) or Engagement Operations (EO).

Your responsibilities may include:
• Developing TFCC algorithms
• Developing modeling and simulation to support the TFCC design
• Analyzing performance and support verification
• Developing battle plans to support weapon system testing and specialized battle plans for field deployments
• Supporting flight test performance analysis and issue resolution
• Developing and maintain analysis scripts
• Coordinating weapon system data log reviews for TFCC
• Collaborating with the GSD SW/HW internal teams and the THAAD Weapon System Engineering Integration and Test (WSEIT) organization
• Participating in GSD review meetings
• Participating in code reviews, code test issue resolution, and algorithmic implementation performance evaluations

When enemies attack, governments need be ready to defend their soldiers, citizens and infrastructure. That’s where THAAD comes in – it's one of the most advanced missile defense systems in the world and is ready to take on the challenge. Learn more about THAAD.

Typically has 9 - 15 years of professional experience.

To promote the sharing of ideas, Lockheed Martin cultivates an inclusive work environment that inspires 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
Learn more about Lockheed Martin’s comprehensive benefits package.

Job Qualifications

• Experience using or developing systems models or simulations to perform one or more of the following functions:
a.) System Trade studies
b.) Requirements decomposition
c.) Performance Predictions
d.) Algorithm prototype development
• Scripting language experience (e.g., MATLAB, C, C++, etc.)
US Citizenship with the ability to obtain a Secret security clearance

Job Skills

• Bachelor’s degree in Systems Engineering, Aerospace Engineering, Computer Science, Electrical Engineering, Mechanical Engineering, or other related field including mathematics degree with a physics-based focus from an accredited college/university
• Knowledge and application of systems engineering processes across the full product life cycle (to include proposal, design, qualification, requirements verification/validation, production and field support
• Knowledge of Missile Defense Concepts and Interoperability or other Command and Control systems
• Systems Engineering or related experience / education
• a.) Concept of Operations (CONOPS)/ System Architecting
• b.) Requirements definition or decomposition or working with requirements documents
• c.) Requirements and Verification
• d.) Algorithm development / Model Base Engineering / design knowledge
• Engineering / physics-based modeling and simulation preferably with MATLAB, C, C+ tools
• Experience supporting large scale software development
• Experience in weapon system ground/flight test, verification processes, and tools
• Excellent written and verbal communication skills, strong social skills, and ability to build consensus among peers while building solid relationships with team members
• Microsoft Suite (including Project)
• Active Secret clearance

Additional Information

Who We Are

<div style="text-align: justify;">At Lockheed Martin, veterans are at the center of everything we do — in fact, one in five of our employees has served in uniform. We are proud to help men and women like you successfully transition into civilian careers. Join us and you will find opportunities to take on the same kind of long-term challenging assignments you tackled while in the military.</div>

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