Senior Systems Staff Engineer (IAMD Mission Analysis Deputy, Texas) - Military Veterans

at Lockheed Martin Corporation

Grand Prairie, Texas

**Description:** Lockheed Martin is seeking a Systems Engineer to perform mission and performance analysis for a position in Grand Prairie, TX\.

At Lockheed Martin, you’ll have an opportunity to create a better world every day\. For most individuals, our work challenges belong merely to headlines and tweets but our employees routinely experience a broad range of programs and projects, each geared to important human needs\. Whatever your assignment, you’ll use your education and experience to take on formidable challenges\.

Meanwhile, you can rely on the resources of a global technology leader to back the kind of innovation that has characterized our historic breakthroughs\. The selected candidate will provide system engineering design and analysis support for an new missile Interceptor\. This engineer will apply the Systems Engineering process to analyze and understand our new product\.

Duties include:

• Performs early concept mission analyses for total air defense systems at all levels\.

• Ensures the logical and systematic conversion of customer or product requirements into total systems solutions that acknowledge technical, schedule, and cost constraints\.

• Performs functional analysis, timeline analysis, detail trade studies, and performance analysis for endo air defense interceptors and exo missile defense interceptors, long range radars, communications/battle management networks\.

• Prepare, coordinate approval, and maintain program analysis and trade study plans\.

• Coordinate with other company and customer elements to assure analysis products are consistent and meet stakeholder expectations\.

Please see the You Tube videos below as examples of work completed by the engineers with MFC:

MFC in Action



Relocation: Relocation assistance is possible for this exciting position\.

The Locale: Grand Prairie is part of the “Mid\-Cities” region in the Dallas\-Fort Worth Metroplex which is in the North Central region of Texas\. Grand Prairie is a suburb of both Dallas and Fort Worth\. The region offers a great cost of living combined with a robust economy and a pleasant climate\. This North Central region of Texas is a great place to live and to raise a family\. The region is home to numerous colleges and universities to include University of Texas at Dallas, University of Texas at Arlington, University of North Texas, Southern Methodist University, and Texas Woman's University\. The Mid\-Cities is the suburban region filling the thirty\-mile span between Dallas and Fort Worth\. These communities include the cities of Arlington, Irving, Grand Prairie, Grapevine, Southlake, Colleyville, HEB \(Hurst, Euless and Bedford\), NRH \(North Richland Hills and Richland Hills\), Haltom City, Watauga, and Keller, along with multiple other smaller towns such as Trophy Club and Roanoke and together represent more people than either Dallas or Fort Worth\.

**Basic Qualifications:**

• Must currently possess a secret clearance\.

• Bachelors degree from an accredited college in a related discipline, or equivalent experience/combined education, with 9 years of professional experience; or 7 years of professional experience with a related Masters degree\.

Experience with the following:

• IAMD system performance\.

• Missile flight performance; may include propulsion, staging, aero and active control systems, or seeker sensitivity\.

• Long range strike, including cruise missiles, ballistic missiles and aircraft\.

• Ship or land based air defense systems\.

• Running performance analyses in AFSIM with ability to learn internal missile flyout simulations\.

• First principles defense system knowledge allowing estimates of radar range, IR sensor range, atmospheric effects, or flight performance\.

• Leading a distributed team of five or more people working 5\-10 simultaneous projects\.

• Briefing internal and customer executive leadership\.

**Desired Skills:**

• Knowledge of government budgets, acquisition processes, and developmental and operational testing\.

Experience with the following:

• Project engineering/CAM\.

• Working with sub\-contractors, and teams\.

• Systems engineering processes, system architecture principles, and/or systems integration into development program life cycle activities\.

• Transitioning traditional Systems Engineering work products into a Model Based System Engineering \(MBSE\) Environment\.

• Conducting operational trade studies to help in system down\-select decisions\.

• Developing analysis tools and performing system level trade studies\.



**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\.


Experienced Professional

Grand Prairie, Texas

Headquartered in Bethesda, Maryland, Lockheed Martin is a global security and aerospace company that employs approximately 100,000 people worldwide and is principally engaged in the research, design, development, manufacture, integration and sustainment of advanced technology systems, products and services.

Lockheed Martin is led by Marillyn A. Hewson, Chairman, President and Chief Executive Officer.

Our Mission:  We solve complex challenges, advance scientific discovery and deliver innovative solutions to help our customers keep people safe.

Our Vision: Be the global leader in supporting our customers' missions, strengthening security and advancing scientific discovery.


Our Values:

Do What's Right

Respect Others

Perform With Excellence

CUSTOMER BASE: As a global security, innovation, and aerospace company, the majority of Lockheed Martin's business is with the U.S. Department of Defense and U.S. federal government agencies. In addition, Sikorsky (a Lockheed Martin Company) provides military and rotary-wing aircraft to all five branches of the U.S. armed forces along with military services and commercial operators in 40 nations. The remaining portion of Lockheed Martin's business is comprised of international government and commercial sales of products, services and platforms. 


Lockheed Martin's operating units are organized into broad business areas.

Aeronautics, with approximately $20.1 billion in 2017 sales which includes tactical aircraft, airlift, and aeronautical research and development lines of business.

Missiles and Fire Control, with approximately $7.2 billion in 2017 sales that includes the Terminal High Altitude Area Defense System, PAC-3 Missiles as some of its high-profile programs.

Rotary and Mission Systems with approximately $14.2 billion in 2017 sales, which includes Sikorsky military and commercial helicopters, naval systems, platform integration, simulation and training and energy programs lines of business.

Space, with approximately $9.5 billion in 2017 sales which includes space launch, commercial satellites, government satellites, and strategic missiles lines of business. 



2017 Sales: $51 Billion

Backlog: $100 Billion

Cash Flow from Operations: $6.5 Billion

Stock Ticker Symbol: LMT, on the New York Stock Exchange. Ranked 64th on the 2015 Fortune 500 list of largest industrial corporations

(All amounts approximate)


Employees: approximately 100,000 employees in the United States and internationally

Operations: 590+ facilities in 50 states throughout the U.S.; Internationally, business locations in over 70 nations and territories


Lockheed Martin Corporation

6801 Rockledge Drive

Bethesda, MD 20817 U.S.A.

(301) 897-6000

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