Lockheed Martin RF Engineering Senior Manager in Littleton, Colorado
The RF Center of Excellence (RFCOE) Digital Communications Systems and Tools Sr Mgr's primary mission is to strengthen the RFCOEs ability to architect digital communications systems, and further position LM as an industry leader in RF Payloads. The scope of this role includes but is not limited to: • Identifying digital communications systems top talent and building a world class digital communications systems team. • Take the lead on architecting digital communications systems solutions in support of new business activities. • Ensure the proposed architectures are properly analyzed such that a complete evaluation of performance commitments are completed including risk and opportunity evaluations. • Provide surge support for ongoing programs where digital communications systems expertise is required to meet mission needs. • Develop tools to enhance the RFCOE's capability to quickly and efficiently architect digital communications systems and accurately analyze their capabilities. This tool development activity will enable the RFCOE to architect solutions, at satellite constellation level and below, from a business model type set of requirements. It will also enable meaningful graphic displays of system capabilities. • Collaborate with RFCOE and Line of business (LOB) management to understand tool needs and establish tool development plans. • Identify required resources (personnel, licensing, computing platforms) required to execute tool developments. • Establish tool development budgets and schedules and ensure developments are executed within them.
Basic Qualifications • Minimum of 8 years of demonstrated leadership experience and 12 years of related experience with satellite systems. • Extensive experience in digital satellite communication systems. • Experience including RF communications, network architecture, algorithms for communication networks, requirements development, interface definition and system integration and test. • Demonstrated ability to lead complex digital communications systems development teams. • Demonstrated ability to lead analytical tool development activities on a variety of platforms and software. • Demonstrated experience achieving results leading high performance teams. • Excellent verbal and written communication skills, and interpersonal skills, including a demonstrated ability to interact effectively with customers, management, peers and subordinates. • Exhibit the leadership skills and behaviors that align with the Full Spectrum Leadership imperatives. • Ability to be cleared at TS/SCI Level
Desired skills • Experience with architecting digital communications systems from a constellation level. • Experience with link budgets, digital signal processing, digital beamforming, digital channelization, and antenna analysis • Experience managing in a functional environment. • Experience with large proposal efforts. • TS/SCI Clearance
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Job Location(s): Littleton Colorado