Systems Engineer Senior - Kill Vehicle SME
Company: Lockheed Martin Corporation
Posted on: January 10, 2020
Description:Make a lasting impact! Be part of a team that brings
together leading missile defense industry experts to help guide the
future of the Missile Defense Agency's (MDA's) ballistic and
hypersonic Missile Defense System (MDS). National Team-Engineering
(NT-E) is MDA's one-stop shop for systems engineering reach-back
into the major companies that build the essential elements of the
MDS. Systems engineers on the National Team are helping to drive
the future systems that will protect the United States, its friends
and allies for generations to come.
The national team has an immediate need for a senior systems
engineer (RF Sensor) to perform the following tasks:
--- Perform System level engineering and analysis of kill vehicle
within the BMDS, including mathematical-based modeling and
simulation in support of the Missile Defense Agency's mission
--- Operate in a team environment to develop performance concepts
and requirements functionality and performance against evolving
threats and countermeasures.
--- Coordinate within MDA and across industry to evaluate and bring
leading edge techniques and radar capabilities including tracking,
conventional and advanced discrimination techniques into the BMDS
system for consideration.
--- Lead modeling and simulation tasks that support end-to-end
performance analysis of the BMDS.
--- Responsible for leading the development, updating, and
benchmarking/anchoring of BMDS M&S tools to support system
The successful candidate is required to have the following
--- Technical background in kill vehicle functionality and
--- Demonstrated numerical modeling and simulation capability using
a high level programming language (e.g. MATLAB, Python, FORTRAN) or
experience analyzing output.
--- Must have an interim or final SECRET clearance
Bachelors degree in engineering, or related technical degree, with
14 years or more of professional experience; or 12 years of
professional experience with a related Masters degree. Considered
an expert, authority in discipline.
National Team employees may have the opportunity to work on a
variety of specialized projects based on their backgrounds. The
following skills are desirable, but not required to be considered a
strong candidate for this position. If you have experience in one
or more of the topics listed below, please note it on your
--- Demonstrated experience 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 advanced threat systems (e.g.,
aero-maneuvering, hypersonic, hyper-glide, countermeasures,
--- 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.)
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.
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