Systems Engineer, Survivability (natural space radiation)

in Sunnyvale, CA

Systems Engineer, Survivability (natural space radiation) Job

Job Description Job Attributes+

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  • Organization

    ESS4400 SPACE

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  • Department

    71A7A00:SE Special Disciplines

  • Job Category

    Systems Engineering: Specialty Engineering

  • Career Area

    ET supporting SP & MSP

  • Job Location

    Sunnyvale, CA 94089, US

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  • 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.
At the dawn of a new space age, 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 an experienced Survivability Engineer, you will support the System Engineering (SE) Special Disciplines Organization in one or more of the following areas:
• Apply electrical, electronics and physics theories in executing various tasks related to Survivability engineering discipline
• Ensure that military space vehicle and missile designs, from the component level to the system level, will meet performance requirements during and after exposure to specified environments; these environments include natural space radiation
• Technical planning, specification requirements derivation, modeling and analysis, design, test planning and execution, technical documentation, requirements verification/validation to support overall system needs and act as technical consultant for management and customers
• Will join the enterprise Survivability Engineering group and will be partnered with experts
• Will support various programs satellite programs including programs within the Military Space line of business

Typically has 5 - 10 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

• Degree in Electrical Engineering, Device Physics or a related discipline
• Natural Space Radiation environments and design hardness, and ability to perform tasks pertinent to Survivability discipline
• Electrical engineering simulation tools (e.g., SPICE, PSPICE, etc.)
• Test laboratory environments and associated test disciplines and test equipment (e.g., data systems, oscilloscopes, spectrum analyzers and/or signal generators)
US Citizenship with a Secret security clearance to start and ability to obtain and maintain TS/SCI security clearance

Job Skills

• 5+ years' expertise in Natural Space Radiation enviroments and Engineering
• Radiation software tools (e.g., NOVICE, Srim/Trim, Novice/Geant4, Creme96, Creme-mc, Shieldose, Spenvis, Omere, Ap8/Ap8, and Ap9/Ae9)
• Familiarity with Radiation test facilities [e.g., test labs in universities]
• Understanding of electronic, electrical, electromechanical and electrooptical (EEEE) components
• Work and interface with peers and senior experts from within and outside the engineering group
• Enthusiastic learner and willingness to be a mentor to others in the Survivability discipline
• Understanding of anomaly resolution process
• Organized and able to effectively multi-task in a dynamic, fast paced environment
• Demonstrated behaviors of a systems thinker with the ability to select and apply appropriate systems thinking skills to solve problems and implement constructive change
• Excellent written and verbal communication skills, strong social skills, and ability to build consensus among peers while building solid relationships with team members
• Advanced degree in a related discipline

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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