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Wireless Design/Standards Engineer - 3GPP RAN 1/RAN2

Herndon, Virginia; King of Prussia, Pennsylvania; Littleton, Colorado; Rockville, Maryland; Sunnyvale, California

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Wireless Design/Standards Engineer - 3GPP RAN 1/RAN2

Herndon, Virginia; King of Prussia, Pennsylvania; Littleton, Colorado; Rockville, Maryland; Sunnyvale, California

Job ID: 558209BR Date posted: Jun. 02, 2021 Locations: Herndon, Virginia; King of Prussia, Pennsylvania; Littleton, Colorado; Rockville, Maryland; Sunnyvale, CaliforniaProgram: 5G LEO Description:This position is participating in our External Referral Program. If you know somebody who may be a fit, click here to submit a referral. If your referral is hired, you'll receive a $3000 payment! code-extrefer

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 people 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.

Lockheed Martin seeks a Wireless Design/Standards Engineer - 3GPP RAN1/RAN2 with demonstrated experience in wireless system design and standardization, with a focus on the 3GPP NR radio access, both at the physical layer (RAN1) and protocol level (RAN2). In this role you will be a member of LM standards group and serve as the central point for monitoring, tracking and contributing to 3GPP standards meetings including RAN1/RAN2/SA1/SA2, provide pertinent information that will guide the LM standards group to constructively participate and contribute to 3GPP standards activities in RAN and SA. You will be responsible for conducting research on Layer 1/2/3 technologies (including MAC, RLC, PDCP) and network architecture for 5G and beyond standards. You will conduct research on wireless Layer 1/2/3 and network architecture technologies for the standards, including theoretical analysis, innovative technical solution design, and simulation. You will work closely with the other 4G/5G teams in Lockheed Martin. You will operate in collaboration with different business units within the company, including research projects and product groups. You will work in an exciting environment with a team of some of the brightest systems engineers in the industry and will have frequent interaction with other engineering disciplines.

This position requires a government security investigation and must meet eligibility requirements for access to classified information. Not needed prior to starting.
Basic Qualifications:
• Experience in wireless Layer 1/2/3 protocol design, simulation, and optimization for standards; technical knowledge in wireless 5G technologies, including 5G Architecture, 5G Core, NTN, Relay, SON, Mobility, and Mobile Edge Computing.
• Good knowledge of the state-of-the-art technologies for wireless systems in industry and academia.
• Possess a dynamic, innovative, and research-oriented perspective
Desired Skills:
• Excellent verbal and written communication and interpersonal skills.
• Experience as a delegate, rapporteur, or chair of standards bodies.
• Ability to work independently
• Experience on higher layer algorithm, end to end network architecture, and system simulation in the wireless telecommunications industry. 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: Part-time Remote Telework: The employee selected for this position will work part of their work schedule remotely and part of their work schedule at a designated Lockheed Martin facility. The specific weekly schedule will be discussed during the hiring process.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, 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: Experienced ProfessionalBusiness Unit: SPACERelocation Available: PossibleCareer Area: Systems Engineering: System Architecture Type: Full-Time Shift: First
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