Huntsville, Alabama

**Description:** The coolest jobs on this planet… or any other… are with Lockheed Martin Space\.

At the dawn of a new space age, Lockheed Martin is a pioneer, partner, innovator and builder\. Our amazing people are on a mission to make a difference in the world and every day we use our unique skills and experiences to create, design and build solutions to some of the worlds’ hardest engineering problems\. Our culture encourages employees to dream big, perform with excellence and create incredible products\. We provide the resources, inspiration and focus and if you have the passion and courage to dream big, we want to build a better tomorrow with you\.

Do you want to be part of a company that inspires employees to think big, perform with excellence and build incredible products?

If so, then we would love to speak with you\! Lockheed Martin Space is a highly dynamic and growing organization that provides mission\-critical solutions from the development and maintenance of satellite systems through their life cycle\.

Our amazing employees are on a mission to make a difference in the world; every single day we use our ingenuity and experiences to create, design and build solutions to some of the worlds’ hardest engineering problems\.

This model developer/analyst in the Huntsville Operations Analysis Group \(aka “Possum Works”\) will join a dynamic team environment with a unique culture supporting a myriad of Independent Research and Development \(IRAD\) projects and selected program tasks\. The chemistry of the team is critical to our success\. The candidate is expected to be highly motivated to solve missile defense problems at the conceptual level\. The candidate will be expected to interface with senior technical and program leadership from across the Corporation\. This person will be responsible for supporting code development, conducting analysis runs, threat trajectory generation, and maintenance of post processors for COBRA \(a coverage/battlespace/requirements analysis tool\) and GHOST \(a sensors and threats tool\) models\. This person will develop an understanding of Missile Defense \(MD\) system simulations and analysis and will be responsible for:

• Developing a working knowledge of MD system functions, scientific principles, technologies, and operations;

• Translating interceptor, radar, and battle management concepts into simulation input;

• Support the operation maintaining of simulation codes;

• Generating output to support analysis products;

• Developing MATLAB models of algorithms, optimization techniques, hit\-to\-kill physics and data processors\.

• A working knowledge of LINUX, Windows operating systems, and C/C\+\+ programming

To promote the sharing of ideas, Lockheed Martin cultivates an inclusive work environment that inspires differences and big\-picture thinking\.

Our employees play an active role in strengthening the quality of life where we live and work by volunteering more than 850,000 hours annually\. Here are some of the benefits you can enjoy:

\- Medical

\- Dental

\- 401k

\- Paid time off

\- Work/life balance

\- Career development

\- Mentorship opportunities

\- Rewards & recognition

Lockheed Martin is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer\. You 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\.

**Basic Qualifications:**

• Active DoD Secret Clearance

• Strong MATLAB skills

• Strong Microsoft Office PowerPoint and Excel skills

• Strong communications skills and ability to document work in memorandum form\.

• Willingness to take on detailed technical assignments often requiring learning or developing advanced math models and algorithms

• Willingness to lead technical tasks to include coordination of geographically dispersed analytic efforts and out\-briefing results to senior leadership

• Willingness to work in a fast paced, high work volume, highly technical, small team environment

• Bachelors in a STEM field

**Desired Skills:**

• Strong C/C\+\+ software development skills

• Knowledge of missile defense weapon, C2BM, and sensor systems

• Missile defense threat knowledge

• Experience with high fidelity missile defense modeling and integration

• Experience with modeling radars using physics\-based modeling

• GIT/Software Configuration Management experience

• General understanding of implementation of Kalman Filters

• Experience in Machine Learning

• Advanced technical degree

**BASIC QUALIFICATIONS:**

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**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\.

**EXPERIENCE LEVEL:**

Experienced Professional

Huntsville, Alabama

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. 

ORGANIZATION

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. 

 

FINANCIAL PERFORMANCE

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)

WHERE WE ARE

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

Headquarters:

Lockheed Martin Corporation

6801 Rockledge Drive

Bethesda, MD 20817 U.S.A.

(301) 897-6000

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