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Systems Engineer/Architect Staff (NT-E)

Huntsville, Alabama

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Systems Engineer/Architect Staff (NT-E)

Huntsville, Alabama

Job ID: 558854BR Date posted: Jun. 07, 2021 Locations: Huntsville, AlabamaProgram: National Team - Engineering (NT-E) Description:Build a lasting impact as a Systems Engineer/Architect Staff, on the National Team-Engineering (NT-E) in Huntsville, Alabama! Be part of a team that collaborates with leading industry specialists. We help guide the future of the Missile Defense Agency’s (MDA’s) ballistic and hypersonic Missile Defense System (MDS). The NT-E is MDA’s one-stop shop for reach-back into the major companies that build the essential elements of the MDS.

National Team employees may have the opportunity to work on a variety of niche projects based on their backgrounds.

SPECIFIC DUTIES INCLUDE:
Perform model-based systems engineering (MBSE) functional and behavior analysis for the defeat of conventional and advanced Threats (e.g., ballistic, aero-maneuvering, hypersonic, hyper-glide, countermeasures, etc.) systems within the Missile Defense Agency’s (MDA) mission area.

Participate in a MBSE environment to develop system-of-systems requirements via system/component trade studies and analysis.

Contribute to publishing change notices to MDA’s system specification and update of requirements databases, architectural models, interface definitions, and DoDAF 2+ compliant based design packages to document, allocate and trace system and Element level requirements.

Document analysis results in reports and briefings for critique and review by SC&R and National Team partners.

Build and present briefings within the team and to MDA and supporting partners.

Work in, and may lead, a multi-disciplined team of 2-4 engineers in the execution of these tasks.

HERE ARE SOME OF THE BENEFITS WE OFFER:
Learn more about Lockheed Martin’s competitive and comprehensive benefits package.
Basic Qualifications:
*Must currently have a minimum of DoD Interim Secret Clearance to be considered for this position (Active DoD Secret preferred)*

- Strong technical background in architecture development with system-modeling tool such as “System Architect”, “Rhapsody”, “Magic Draw”, or similar tools

- Knowledge of one-or-more of MDA systems or capabilities similar to: EO/IR sensors, RF/Radar sensors, kill vehicles, missiles/interceptors, threats & countermeasures, target discrimination, or command and control (e.g., C3I, C4I, etc.)

- Good writing, organizing, verbal and written communication/teamwork skills

- Code manipulation using DXL, JavaScript, or VBA script usage within DOORS

- Ability to think critically and capture concepts in papers, presentations, and discussions

- Capable of working both independently and within a small team
Desired Skills:
- Modeling or simulating missile defense applications or similar domains (air combat, air defense, intercept of ballistic targets, intercept of non-ballistic targets, space vehicles, sub-orbital mechanics, etc.)

- Knowledge of ballistic and sophisticated threat systems (e.g., aero-maneuvering, hypersonic, hyper-glide, countermeasures, etc.), a discriminator in selection

- Modeling and analysis experience in aspects of the Ballistic missile defense system (e.g., Aegis Weapons Systems, Ground-based Midcourse Defense (GMD), Fire Control, C2BMC, BMDS sensors (EO/IR/RF), kill vehicles, interceptors, countermeasures, etc.)

- Systems engineering experience with large, complex systems

- Active DoD Secret Clearance preferred

We will ensure that individuals with disabilities are provided reasonable accommodation to participate in the job application or interview process, to perform critical job functions, and to receive other benefits and privileges of employment. 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: Onsite Full-time: The work associated with this position will be performed onsite at a designated Lockheed Martin facility.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: RMSRelocation Available: NoCareer Area: Systems Engineering: Other Type: Task Order/IDIQ Shift: First
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