Lockheed Martin Aeronautical / Aerodynamics Systems Engineer - Orlando, FL in Orlando, Florida
Description: Candidate will participate in the Systems Engineering Early Career program which is focused on development of key Systems Engineering skills applicable to the company’s product portfolio. Candidate will perform a variety of Systems Engineering tasks and assignments that will promote the development of their technical and strategic engineering, leadership and interpersonal skills in a structured framework within the engineering disciplines, such as Mechanical, Electrical, and Systems.
Tasks include the generation and analysis of performance reports and process control procedures; investigation and analysis of relevant variables potentially affecting the product and processes. This includes system design, analysis of vehicle configuration, aerodynamic and vehicle performance characterization, guidance, navigation and control systems, pointing and aiming systems, fire control systems, and trajectory analysis. Additional involvement may occur in developing and maintaining engineering models and simulations that provide the basis for engineering predictions of vehicle, system and subsystem performance.
Candidates are required to work in a cross-functional team environment. Performing tasks and assignments emphasizing development of technical and strategic leadership and interpersonal skills in a structured framework within the engineering disciplines, such as mechanical, electrical, software, and systems. Must have good communication skills, work in a team environment and can solve cross-functional technical problems.
Requires a Bachelor’s degree or equivalent experience/combined education, with less than 2 years of professional experience from an accredited college in Engineering, Math, or Physics, with a keen interest in weapons system development. A proven track record of leadership as well as a propensity for solving complex technical problems and has good verbal and written communication skills. Must be able to work in a team environment. Considered an Early Career position.
Ability to obtain an interim security clearance and considered a US Citizen
Must have good communication skills, be able to effectively work in a team environment, capable of solving complex problems, and be able to focus on the complete product and the full life cycle of the product. Interest in weapon system development or fire control development and a proven track record of leadership.
Proficiency in programming languages such as C and C++ is desired. Strong background in mathematics and proficiency in MATLAB or a related simulation tool is preferred. Course work or related experience in control theory and/or electro-optics, requirements development, system architecture and design, system analysis, radar pattern recognition, image processing, aerodynamics, guidance and navigation, modeling and simulation, integration and testing of hardware and/or software components is highly beneficial.
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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