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Senior Systems Engineer - Radar Electronic Protection

Moorestown, New Jersey

Moorestown, New Jersey

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Job ID: 664956BR Date posted: Apr. 16, 2024 Program: RMS Radar

Here at Lockheed Martin Rotary and Mission Systems (RMS) we take on the biggest and baddest challenges in the world. We seek out innovative ideas and creative solutions to seemingly impossible problems facing our customers in the Integrated Warfare Systems & Sensors (IWSS) organization. We collaborate with the best Radar engineers in the business across the Moorestown, NJ and Syracuse, NY sites to invent solutions where they don’t exist yet. We keep pushing the boundaries of Electronic Protection solutions to stay ahead of the adversary in the ever-evolving game of cat-and-mouse that is Electronic Warfare.

If you’re looking for the challenge of a lifetime on a team of the brightest minds in the world, then Rotary Mission Systems and the Electronic Protection team is the place for you. If you’re looking for life-long learning and a career where the hard work is the fun part, then you’re in the right place.

Lockheed Martin. Your Mission is Ours.

In your role as a Senior Systems Engineer – Radar Electronic Protection, you will:
• Apply advanced technologies, scientific principles, theories and concepts to develop ground-breaking system solutions in the regime of countering Electronic Attack on sensor systems.
• Develop models and/or detailed simulations to support system design evaluation.
• Conduct data analysis to assess system performance.
• Write verification plans and test procedures showing traceability to system and software specifications.
• Support integration and test, evaluate test results, investigate discrepancies, provide technical assessment of anomalies, and drive issues to resolution.
• Conduct system verification and support certification activities.
• Participate in landmark reviews of Radar System products with internal and external customers, program and senior leadership, and multi-disciplinary engineering teams.
• Mentor junior engineers and share knowledge of Electronic Protection concepts.

Our Electronic Protection team of systems engineers and sensor architects come from diverse backgrounds and experience levels, all working together to deliver quality designs and cutting-edge capabilities to our customers. We support a broad array of Radar products and customers including the Missile Defense Agency, US Navy, Air Force, US Army, Space Force, and foreign partners including Japan, Canada, Spain, Norway, Australia, UK and more.

Radar at Lockheed Martin

If you enjoy a technical challenge that will get you thinking outside the box. If you seek a collaborative environment working with other motivated engineers with a diverse range of experiences and backgrounds. If you like getting your hands dirty in architecting new designs, digging into the nuances of algorithm performance, developing novel models, supporting live testing of tactical systems, or anything in between. If you’re ready to take on the complexities of an ever-evolving adversary driving new Electronic Protection designs, then this is the place for you.

At Lockheed Martin we value your unique skills and expertise, and we aim to give back continuously by offering a wide variety of benefits and amenities to help our employees live flexible, healthy, and fulfilling lives at and outside of work.

Learn more about Lockheed Martin's comprehensive benefits package here!

Some of our favorite perks include:
• The promotion of Work Life Balance with every Friday off (Flex 4/10 Schedule) or every other Friday off (Flex 9/80) or a 5/8 schedule.
• A competitive 401k match and bonus.
• Comprehensive Benefits including Medical/Dental/Life Insurance.
• A receptive and inclusive culture passionate about career development with tuition assistance and mentoring opportunities.
Basic Qualifications:
• Bachelor’s degree or higher in Electrical Engineering, Computer Science/Engineering, Physics or equivalent combined with 5 years of related experience.

• Functional knowledge of Radar Systems.

• Demonstrated experience in one or more of the following areas: system analysis, architecture, requirements development, trade studies, modeling and simulation, or integration and test.

• High proficiency in C++ or Matlab or Python.

• U.S. Citizen with ability to obtain or maintain a DoD Secret level clearance.
Desired Skills:
• Advanced degree in Electrical Engineering, Computer Science/Engineering, Physics or equivalent.

• Radar and Electronic Warfare (i.e. Electronic Protection, Electronic Attack) systems development experience including software, data analysis, and modeling and simulation, and Integration and Test phases

• Demonstrated analytical, applied mathematics and problem-solving skills.

• Experience with automated Continuous Integration/Continuous Delivery methodologies and frameworks.

• Experience developing solutions to operate in congested RF environments, including (EMI) Electromagnetic interference.

• Active DoD Secret level clearance or higher.
Security Clearance Statement: This position requires a government security clearance, you must be a US Citizen for consideration.
Clearance Level: Secret
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 week
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.
The application window will close in 90 days; applicants are encouraged to apply within 5 - 30 days of the requisition posting date in order to receive optimal consideration.
At Lockheed Martin, we use our passion for purposeful innovation to help keep people safe and solve the world's most complex challenges. Our people are some of the greatest minds in the industry and truly make Lockheed Martin a great place to work.

With our employees as our priority, we provide diverse career opportunities designed to propel, develop, and boost agility. Our flexible schedules, competitive pay, and comprehensive benefits enable our employees to live a healthy, fulfilling life at and outside of work. We place an emphasis on empowering our employees by fostering an inclusive environment built upon integrity and corporate responsibility.

If this sounds like a culture you connect with, you’re invited to apply for this role. Or, if you are unsure whether your experience aligns with the requirements of this position, we encourage you to search on Lockheed Martin Jobs, and apply for roles that align with your qualifications.
Experience Level: Experienced Professional
Business Unit: RMS
Relocation Available: Possible
Career Area: Systems Engineering: System Architecture
Type: Full-Time
Shift: First

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