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Research Scientist

Apply Now Job ID: 509279BR Date posted: Nov. 07, 2019 City: Billerica, Littleton, Louisville, Palo Alto, Sunnyvale State: California, Colorado, Massachusetts Program: ATC
Description: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 day we use our unique skills and experiences to create, design and build solutions to some of the worlds’ hardest engineering problems. Our culture encourages employees to dream big, perform with excellence and create incredible products. We provide the resources, inspiration and focus and if you have the passion and courage to dream big, we want to build a better tomorrow with you.

What is your mission?
As a Research scientist, you will support ongoing programs and internal research and development efforts, enabling project advancement and emerging technologies.

What will you be working on?
- Perform scientific experiments, investigations, observations and related research studies
- Develop theories for understanding, characterizing, and organizing natural phenomena into a systematic and significant pattern
- Participate in intellectual property evaluations and development of patent applications

How will Lockheed Martin Space support your mission?
To promote the sharing of ideas, Lockheed Martin champions an inclusive work environment that supports 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. Benefits you can enjoy include:

- Medical
- Dental
- 401k
- Paid time off
- 25 three-day weekends
- Work/life balance
- Career development
- Mentorship opportunities
- Rewards & recognition
Basic Qualifications:
Bachelors’ degree in Physics, Chemistry, Optics, Remote Sensing, Applied Mathematics, Electrical Engineering, Mechanical Engineering, or Computer Science from an accredited college in a related discipline, or equivalent experience/combined education. Entry level.

This position requires special access to support the program and requires the selected candidate to be a US Citizen. Ability to obtain a clearance
Desired Skills:
The successful candidate will have demonstrated proficiency or mastery of at least several of the desired skills, as well as the interest, motivation and ability to learn and grow in the other desired skill areas:
• Mathematics
• Mechanical Engineering
• Electrical Engineering
• Radiometry
• EO/IR sensors
• Image and signal processing
• Data analysis
• Statistical analyses
• Machine learning
• Artificial intelligence
• Physics modeling and simulation
• Basic scripting & software development
• Ability to conduct research and development in both laboratory and field environments. Proficiency in scientific analysis software, e.g. MATLAB, Python, etc. Proficiency in Microsoft Office applications.
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. Join us at Lockheed Martin, where your mission is ours. Our customers tackle the hardest missions. Those that demand extraordinary amounts of courage, resilience and precision. They’re dangerous. Critical. Sometimes they even provide an opportunity to change the world and save lives. Those are the missions we care about.

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.
Experience Level: 4 yr and up College Business Unit: ESS4400 SPACE Relocation Available: Possible Career Area: Scientist Clearance Level: None Type: Full-Time Virtual Location: no Work Schedule: 9x80A-9,9,9,9,8 hrs/d in wk1, /9,9,9,9,off in wk2 Shift: First Apply Now

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