Lockheed Martin Advanced Missile Defense - Fire Control Systems Engineer / Grand Prairie, TX in Grand Prairie, Texas

Description: Lockheed Martin is looking for engineers to work on the fire control system of the premier missile defense system currently saving lives around the world. This program is part of our Air and Missile Defense portfolio at our Missiles and Fire Control location in Grand Prairie, TX, a world leader in missile defense systems.

You will develop, improve and implement ground system and fire control algorithms. Analyze data from digital simulations, hardware-in-the-loop labs, and missile flight tests. Be part of a high-performing team with a track record of mission success against continually evolving threats.

Come put your expertise to work pushing the boundaries of missile technology on products that make a difference.

Grand Prairie, TX offers both big-city excitement and quiet, suburban living, the Dallas-Fort Worth metro area offers an interesting mix of Texas pride and cosmopolitan offerings. The cowboy life still exists in Fort Worth, while Dallasites love the trendy local bars and numerous retail shops. And no matter which part of the metroplex they call home, sports fans rally together behind their professional sports teams.

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Basic Qualifications:

This position requires an active Secret clearance and experience programming in Matlab, Fortran, or C++.

Active Secret clearance.

Desired Skills:

Experience with missile fire control, engaegability algorithms, Kalman filters, target state estimation, and multi-variable regression.

Experience with Monte Carlo analysis and performance simulations of aircraft or missile systems.



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.


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