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Systems Engineer - analysis, data processing

Niagara Falls, New York

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Systems Engineer - analysis, data processing

Niagara Falls, New York

Job ID: 597763BR Date posted: May. 24, 2022 Locations: Niagara Falls, New YorkProgram: Precision Navigation - Gravity Systems COVID-19 continues to significantly impact our employees, families and communities. With employee health and safety as our top priority, and as a federal contractor, Lockheed Martin is taking action to address the increased risk and uncertainty COVID-19 variants pose in the workplace and ensuring we meet our commitments to national security.

To uphold safety for all employees, we will continue to request vaccination status for all Lockheed Martin employees including new hires. All current and newly hired employees are required to follow onsite safety measures based upon the COVID-19 Community Level at the specific work location.
Description:At Lockheed Martin, we believe that by applying the highest standards of business ethics and forward-thinking, everything is within our reach – and yours as a Lockheed Martin employee. 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, balanced, and fulfilling lives at, and outside of, work.
Lockheed Martin Rotary and Mission Systems has an opportunity in Niagara Falls, NY for an early career Systems Engineer supporting our Precision Navigation - Gravity Systems program. As an early career hire on our Systems Engineering team, you can help us take on the world’s most important and complex challenges by providing solutions to a variety of technical problems of moderate scope and complexity. In this important role, you will collaborate with a diverse team of technical professionals and interact with outside customers. The successful candidate will be flexible, motivated, dedicated, detail-focused, team-oriented, and capable of multi-tasking.

Position Responsibilities performed under general supervision to complete milestones associated with specific projects:
• Supports risk assessments and risk mitigation plans, including balancing technical risks between systems.
• Continuously contributes to the creation of design solutions that address complex engineering problems across the full software cycle.
• Develops operational scenarios, based on the customer’s goals and contractual requirements.
• Develops system requirements and architectures to ensure customer needs and contracts are appropriately translated into the products development cycle.
• Incrementally develops the product design and delivery optimization requirements. Act as a core member of a multi-disciplinary team that represents all capabilities within DevSecOps, directly supporting software development and integration activities for the program.
• Leverages Model Based System Engineering (MBSE) to support the development of functional, architectural, and detailed designs. Incrementally develops design to provide added or updated functionality based on operational scenarios and customer requirements.
• Manages key aspects of the technical implementation of the program, by collaborating across a number of disciplines to ensure that technical parameters, interfaces, and assumptions are consistent across disciplines, and interfacing with stakeholders (e.g., engineering, technical staff, client) to ensure program goals are met.
• Orchestrates cross-functional collaboration opportunities to ensure best practices and domain knowledge are shared.
• Performs hardware/software troubleshooting.
• Supports and provides guidance on operations and maintenance, including definition and communication of complete test, integration, and checkout plans for new capabilities.
• Works continuously and cross-functionally to analyze, test and iterate technical requirements, user stories and operations concepts. Provides technical direction and clarification of requirements within the DevSecOps team.
Basic Qualifications:
• BS in Engineering STEM field
• Equivalent years of working experience in the field of systems engineering
• Security Clearance required Prior to Start: Secret
• 2+ years’ experience developing system requirements, interfaces, and architectures using MBSE tools and techniques
• 2+ years of experience performing software and/or systems integration and testing of software applications in the integration lab including virtualized environments
Desired Skills:
Duties include:
· Computer modeling and simulation (Matlab®)
· Strong signal processing acumen and engineering analysis
· Data regression, model fitting and verification
· Control systems, linear algebra
• 2+ years’ experience in technology integration of complex systems
• 2+ years’ experience working within a System Development Life Cycle
• 2+ years’ experience utilizing Operating Systems & Environments
• 2+ years of experience in testing of complex systems
• Familiarity with Agile systems development and/or DevOps
• 2+ years’ experience: Install, configure, monitor, manage and maintain all Linux based servers and Linux Server-based applications
• At least 2 years’ experience developing system requirements, interfaces, and architectures, using MBSE tools and techniques
• Basic knowledge and experience with VMware, virtual servers, UNIX, including shell scripting; knowledge of Windows and Unix environments; working knowledge in test plan/procedure preparation and test execution

Some other desirable qualifications include familiarity and/or interest in estimation and (Kalman) filtering theory, data fusion, inertial navigation and sensors, gimbaled platforms, electronics components and navigation systems, GPS.

B.S. or M.S. in mechanical or electrical engineering.
Able to work as part of a team, stay focused on tasks and see through to completion, well-organized individual. We seek highly motivated individuals. Clearance Level: None 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 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. 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: PossibleCareer Area: Systems Engineering: Models and Simulations Type: Full-Time Shift: First
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