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Satellite Systems Engineer

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E1463:Systems Engineer Sr
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Lockheed Martin is looking for a talented, highly motivated Systems Engineer to join the development next generation of protected satellite communications systems. The primary responsibility will be to develop, perform, and document technical analyses in support Military Space / Protected Communications Advanced Programs. The candidate will assume ownership of existing analysis functions and will maintain/employ tools as necessary to perform required analyses. The analyst will be responsible for extending existing capabilities and developing new products as needed to support the overall objectives of the Advanced Programs team. Focus areas include: network loading, availability/reliability, and resilience.

In addition, the analyst will be expected to interpret, document, and present technical results in a form appropriate for review/presentation by multiple levels of internal/external decision makers.

This engineer will also participate in responses to customer Requests for Information (RFIs), Request for Proposals (RFPs) and technical studies. This requires them to document results clearly and concisely in written format.

This position may require domestic travel as necessary to fulfill job responsibilities.

Basic Qualifications
- Minimum four years’ experience in aerospace engineering or related field
- Experience applying systems engineering principles to solve complex problems
- Exceptional written and verbal communication skills with demonstrated performance
- Proven ability to work independently
- Demonstrated interest in Systems Architecture and Business Development Ability to summarize results of engineering analysis/studies in to clear written documents and briefing presentations.
- Bachelor’s degree in Aerospace Engineering, Mechanical Engineering, Computer Science, Electrical Engineering, Operations Research or related field
- Current US Department of Defense Secret clearance, with ability to obtain a TS//SCI clearance

Desired skills
- Previous work experience with communications systems and theory, particularly satellite communications
- Analysis lead responsibility in Systems Engineering disciplines.
- Experience with MATLAB, STK, Google Earth/KML, Java
- Demonstrated ability to interact effectively with customers, both internal and external
- Experience with IRaD, proposal, and business development activities
- Ability to translate technical details to business implications, and vice versa
- Previous work or educational experience in product management or business strategy
- Master’s degree in Aerospace Engineering, Mechanical Engineering, Computer Science, Electrical Engineering, Operations Research or related field
- Active US DoD/IC TS//SCI clearance

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.

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.

Job Location(s): Sunnyvale California
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Systems Engineering: Models and Simulations
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Experienced Professional
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9x80A-9,9,9,9,8 hrs/d in wk1, /9,9,9,9,off in wk2
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