Lockheed Martin Systems Engineer Associate - Orlando FL in Orlando, Florida

Description: Tasks includes analyzes of customer's initial design specifications and development of product specifications and techniques to satisfy customer requirements; Develops, coordinates and conducts trade studies and evaluations of engineering design concepts and designs. Recommends designs and performs testing to achieve required levels to meet product requirements. Generates and analyzes performance reports and process control procedures; investigates and analyzes relevant variables potentially affecting product and processes. Develops and recommends the system architecture and interfaces of the product, as well as perform trade studies and evaluations of engineering designs and concepts. Tasks include System design, analysis and testing of vehicle configuration, aerodynamic and vehicle performance characterization, guidance, navigation and control systems, target tracking 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.

Additional tasks involvement may include developing Integration and Test processes and performing integration of System components, as well as determining verification methods, development of test documentation, and test planning and product test execution. Assignment may involve the development of Systems Integration & Test plans and conducts in-house system and subsystem integration tasks, environmental test tasks, and ground/flight tests of the system to required levels to meet product requirements as well as generating and analyzing performance reports and process control procedures. Will be required to work in a cross-functional team environment.

Performs 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, and systems.

Basic Qualifications:

Requires a Bachelor's degree or higher from an accredited college in a related Engineering (Electrical, Mechanical, Aero, or Computer Engineering), Math, or Physics degree program with a keen interest in weapon system development or Fire control development.

A proven track record of leadership as well as a propensity for solving complex technical problems and has good communication skills. Must be able to work in a team environment. Entry level position.

Interim secret clearance required prior to start.

Desired Skills:

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, Systems Architecture and Design, System analysis, radar pattern recognition, image processing, Aerodynamics, guidance and navigation and modeling and simulation, integration and testing of hardware and/or software components is highly beneficial.



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4 yr and up College