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Research Engineer - Photonics and Advanced Computing

Eagan, Minnesota

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Research Engineer - Photonics and Advanced Computing

Eagan, Minnesota

Job ID: 545189BR Date posted: Dec. 03, 2020 Locations: Eagan, MinnesotaProgram: SSL Description:Engineer - Photonics and Advanced Computing
Lockheed Martin Advanced Technology Labs
Eagan, MN - St. Paul Metro Area

Lockheed Martin Advanced Technology Laboratories (ATL) is the advanced computing asset of Lockheed Martin Corporation – a global enterprise with core businesses in systems integration, space, aeronautics, and technology services. The mission at the Advanced Technology Laboratories is to enhance the Corporation’s competitive edge. We are a group of professionals who develop and apply “cutting edge” software technologies. We perform applied research in advanced signal processing, physics, acoustics and optical, wireless and networking.

Job Description:

This assignment involves modeling, simulation, design, testing, and/or embedded development related to electrical circuits to control photonic systems and advanced computing systems. Candidates will partake in small, focused development teams in order to create real world solutions using scientific first principals into innovative designs for applied technologies.

Proficiency with electrical engineering principles and tools is required. Proficiency with Verilog or VHDL for FPGA design is preferred. Proficiency with MATLAB, Simulink, Labview, SPICE and/or other modeling and simulation tools is required. Basic knowledge of C, C++, or Python is preferred. Hands on experience with photonics and/or high frequency RF systems is preferred.

Candidates would work on one or more of the following topics:
* Embedded processing and algorithms for military applications
* Lab testing and integration of high performance ruggedized photonic/fiber optic systems
* Support modeling and simulation efforts related to these systems
* Support electrical and/or software design efforts related to these systems
Basic Qualifications:
* Proficiency with electrical and computer engineering theoretical principles
* Electrical Engineering, Computer Engineering, Computer Science or other relevant major
* FPGA design experience in VHDL and/or Verilog.
* Experience with embedded systems software programming in C, C++, or Python.
Desired Skills:
* Proficiency with electrical design tools such as Cadence, Mentor, or similar.

* Proficiency with electrical circuit analysis tools such as Spice or similar.

* Digital circuit design experience.

* Experience with source code management tools such as Git or similar.

* Proficiency with MATLAB, Simulink, and/or Labview

* Theoretical or practical experience with RF systems.

* Analog circuit design experience. Other Important Information You Should Know Expression of Interest: By applying to this job, you are expressing interest in this position and could be considered for other career opportunities where similar skills and requirements have been identified as a match. Should this match be identified you may be contacted for this and future openings.Ability to Work Remotely: The work associated with this position will be performed at the designated Lockheed Martin facility. Situational telecommuting may be considered and authorized at the discretion of your leader and based upon the role.Work Schedules: Lockheed Martin supports a variety of alternate work schedules that provide additional flexibility to our employees. Schedules range from standard 40 hours over a five day work week while others may be condensed. These condensed schedules provide employees with additional time away from the office and are in addition to our Paid Time off benefits.Schedule for this Position: 4x10 hour day, 3 days off per weekSecurity Clearance Statement: This position requires a government security clearance, you must be a US Citizen for consideration.Clearance Level: Secret Lockheed Martin is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, 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 CollegeBusiness Unit: ADVANCED TECHNOLOGY LABSRelocation Available: PossibleCareer Area: Electronics Engineering Type: Full-Time Shift: First
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