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Staff Signal/Image Processing Engineer

Apply Now Job ID: 503524BR Date posted: Oct. 15, 2019 City: Littleton State: Colorado Program: SPCPP
Description:Are you passionate about state-of-the-art technology in space exploration? Do you like seeing your work applied to real life applications that travel to space? Then you should join Lockheed Martin Space’s Optical Payload Center of Excellence (OPCoE) to support electronic hardware development for space applications as an Associate Electronics Engineer.

As a Signal/Image Processing Engineer Staff with the Optical payload Center of Excellence (OPCoE), your responsibilities will include:
• Development of robotics vision algorithms, software architecture, and computer vision software for embedded software applications.
• Leading of a small team in the development and testing of computer vision software within simulation environments, to include a physical 12-dof lab.
• Leading the development of virtual testing using simulated imagery.
• Leading a small team that develops software algorithms that execute on embedded Power Architectures in a fast-paced environment that employs Agile methodologies.
OPCoE enables new frontiers in visible-light and infrared systems, missile defense, space exploration and much more. Our members integrate experts across the nation, within Lockheed Martin, our industry partners and leading research universities, into one fast-acting, collaborative group.

We are looking for a strong background in computer science and software engineering. You should demonstrate effective verbal communication, commitment to collaborative technology development, develop concise and professional technical presentations, and deliver briefings to peers, leadership, and US Government customers. You should be able to work in a classified environment.

Ideally, you will have a background in software or computer science and possess degree from an accredited program in a related discipline, such as Computer Science, Physics, Mathematics, or another related field.

You should be familiar with:
• Computer vision
• Embedded software architectures, and C++ development.
• MATLAB, Wind River WorkBench IDE, C++, and Wind River VxWorks 6.x RTOS.

You would typically have a Bachelors and 9 - 15 years of professional experience, a Masters and 7 - 13 years, or a PhD and 4 - 10 years.

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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.

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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:
• Engineering or related technical degree, or equivalent experience and education
• Experience with computer vision and autonomous robotics
• Experience in algorithm science, research, and development
• Experience developing and implementing (or leading teams that are developing and implementing) in C++, Python, Matlab, or related
• Top Secret clearance with an investigation within 5 years
Desired Skills:
• Masters or PhD in engineering or related field preferred
• Experience with the VxWorks Real-Time Operating Systems
• 5 or more years of experience in algorithm science, research, and development
• 7 or more years of experience developing and implementing (or leading teams that are developing and implementing) in C++, Python, Matlab, or related
• Experience with real-time programming constructs
• Experience with image compression techniques and standards
• Experience with Simultaneous Localization and Mapping (SLAM) algorithms
• Understanding of geometric camera projection models, and camera re-sectioning
• Experience with image rendering and scene modeling
• Understanding of radiometric model for cameras and other sensors
• Experience optimizing algorithms on the embedded platforms including FPGAs, and embedded CPUs
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: Electro-Optical Engineering Clearance Level: TS/SCI w/Poly 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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