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Synthetic Aperture Radar Research Scientist

Apply Now Job ID: 488597BR Date posted: Jun. 27, 2019 City: King of Prussia State: Pennsylvania Program: Mission Processing
Description: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 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.

As an Synthetic Aperture Radar Research Scientist, you will work with a team of engineers to support the research & development lifecycle for technologies that enable and advance semi and fully autonomous systems for both defense and commercial customers. You will serve as an expert with up-to-date knowledge on modern Image Processing techniques with the ability to rapidly design / implement / verify solutions. This role is also capable of supporting the software development from requirements generation through development, integration, testing, and deployment.

Key responsibilities of this position are noted below:

• Researches and discovers improvements to existing SAR algorithms
• Uses Machine Learning and Deep Learning techniques to implement solutions to difficult technical problems
• Optimizes the performance of software algorithms, applications, and platforms
• Develops and documents algorithm and implementation requirements
• Able to leverage and refine existing software development and apply to new applications

Typically has 7 - 12 years of professional experience.

To promote the sharing of ideas, Lockheed Martin fosters an inclusive work environment that encourages 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. Here are some of the benefits you can enjoy:
• Medical
• Dental
• 401k
• Paid time off
• Work/life balance
• Career development
• Mentorship opportunities
• Rewards & recognition

Learn more about Lockheed Martin’s competitive and comprehensive benefits package.
Basic Qualifications:
• Knowledge of application areas (Synthetic Aperture Radar, signal processing, etc.)
• Experience in design and implementation of SAR algorithms
• Exceptional signal processing and mathematical skills, including the ability to understand programming in Python, C/C++, Java
• Degree in computer science, mathematics, applied statistics, various engineering disciplines, or related STEM discipline
Desired Skills:
• Experience working and collaborating in a multi-disciplinary research team setting
• Experience with signal processing, computer vision, OpenCV
• Uses Machine Learning and Deep Learning techniques to implement solutions to difficult technical problems
• Experience working with product teams to integrate ideas or transfer technology into products
• Advanced degree in computer science, mathematics, applied statistics, various engineering disciplines, or related STEM discipline
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 Professional Business Unit: ESS4400 SPACE Relocation Available: Possible Career Area: Systems Engineering: Other Clearance Level: TS/SCI 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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