Lockheed Martin Systems Engineer (mid-career) in Sunnyvale, California
Space is not a place to go – space is a place to do! Going to space is just the beginning. It’s what you do when you get there that matters. Because space is a place to do big, important, epic things that connect people around the world, advance the frontiers of science, and help militaries protect what matters most. Lockheed Martin builds the technology that gets things done in space. Exploring the solar system. Predicting the weather. Delivering precise GPS. Detecting and defeating missile launches. At Lockheed Martin, we don’t just think big thoughts. We get things done.
The Systems Engineer will be interacting, planning and coordinating with multiple discipline engineering teams, including the Government customer, for technical issues. The Systems Engineer will be providing system level expertise on Protected Satellite communications; system level technical leadership over AEHF development, sustainment or new business Studies; and contributing to the development of a number of specifications (CONOPS, architecture, requirements, ICDs and integration plans) to support the procurement, development and integration of the SATCOM system.
* This position requires a government security clearance and only candidates with US Citizenship will be considered. *
Basic Qualifications - Military Space Communication systems or similar aerospace program - Systems Engineering/Integration and ability to work as part of a technical team - Technical Baseline Management, including authoring or updating Interface Control Documents (ICDs) or Specification Documents - Studies or Proposals (for example, writing a technical volume, drafting supporting technical documentation, etc.) - Bachelor’s degree in Electrical Engineering, Computer Science or related field; or equivalent related work experience - US Citizenship and the ability to maintain a Secret security clearance
Desired skills - Excellent written and verbal communication and interpersonal skills, including a demonstrated ability to interact effectively with customers, management and peers - Understanding of RF Communications and Communication Systems - Ability to perform complex system trades and analysis - Technical leadership including planning, scheduling and execution - Presentation skills - Master’s degree in Electrical Engineering, Computer Science or related field
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.
Join us at Lockheed Martin, where we’re engineering a better tomorrow.
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.
Job Location(s): Sunnyvale California