Low Observables Engineer - Early Career

Lockheed Martin
March 22, 2023
Offerd Salary:Negotiation
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Job ID: 607796BR Date posted: Nov. 30, 2022 Locations: Fort Worth, Texas Description: By bringing together people that use their passion for purposeful innovation, at Lockheed Martin we keep people safe and solve the world's most complex challenges. Our people are some of the greatest minds in the industry and truly make Lockheed Martin a great place to work. With our employees as our priority, we provide diverse career opportunities designed to propel development and boost agility. Our flexible schedules, competitive pay, and comprehensive benefits enable our employees to live a healthy, fulfilling life at and outside of work. At Lockheed Martin, we place an emphasis on empowering our employees by fostering innovation, integrity, and exemplifying the epitome of corporate responsibility. Your Mission is Ours.

Lockheed Martin Skunk Works and its ISR & UAS line-of-business, seeks a motivated and enthusiastic candidate to join the Signature Management & Survivability Team. Specifically, we seek to identify a candidate with expertise or willingness to learn one of the following disciplines:

- Aircraft stealth signature reduction and low observables (LO) phenomenology - Radar cross section (RCS) susceptibility - Electromagnetics (EM), computational electromagnetics (CEM) - LO project/program management

The candidate will be working in a high-paced environment responsible for low observable technology maturation, modeling and simulation, prototype build and test, and external customer communication and marketing. The candidate will work independently and in small teams and participate in Government forums and internal Skunk Works program reviews as an emerging LO signature advisor.

Typical responsibilities may include:

- Responsible for performing, analyzing, and communicating vehicle signature predictions using Unix-based codes and tools. - Responsible for planning and/or executing laboratory measurements of material coupons to determine physical, electrical, and/or environmental properties. - Engagement in the research, design, computational electromagnetic modeling, fabricating, and testing of advanced electromagnetic metamaterials. - Responsible for planning, performing, post-processing, and communicating the results of laboratory, field, flight, and vehicle signature measurements. - Writing and using scripts to batch analysis and post-processing. - Engagement in the algorithm development, test, and maintenance of signature prediction tools using python, C++, C#, Java, and Fortran. - Responsible for dreaming and developing new novel approaches to solve difficult problems

The position requires strong verbal and written communication skills for final reports and technical briefings to large groups. An ability to explain complex technical concepts in a readily comprehensible manner is an advantage. The candidate should or will develop experience in customer/client interaction. This will include the ability to perceive customer needs, develop a compelling technical approach to meeting those needs, clearly and concisely describe a plan for implementing the technical approach, and provide reasonable cost/schedule estimates for the work required. The candidate will be expected to develop and execute R&D plans to meet needs defined by management or by the customer. Basic Qualifications: Bachelor's degree or above in Electrical or Aerospace Engineering, Physics, or Optics

- Must be a US Citizen; this position will require a government security clearance. This position is located at a facility that requires special access Desired Skills: - Active TS//SCI Security Clearance - Previous experience in low observables (LO), survivability, or susceptibility - Basic knowledge in radar cross section reduction (RCSR) or radio- frequency (RF) antenna design/integration - Familiar with LO modeling and predictions: Computational electromagnetics (CEM), Hybrid Finite Element, Boundary Integral method (FE-BI), Method of Moments (MoM), Xpatch, SENTRi, HFSS, CST Microwave Studio, FDTD - Familiar with LO integration / multi-discipline air vehicle systems design - Knowledge of RADAR, RF materials, RF material measurements - Programming with C/C++, Java, Fortran, Matlab, Python - CAD software literacy for model cleanup and meshing Security Clearance Statement: This position requires a government security clearance, you must be a US Citizen for consideration. Clearance Level: Top Secret Other Important Information You Should Know Expression of Interest: By applying to this job, you are expressing interest in this position and could be considered for other career opportunities where similar skills and requirements have been identified as a match. Should this match be identified you may be contacted for this and future openings. Ability to Work Remotely: Onsite Full-time: The work associated with this position will be performed onsite at a designated Lockheed Martin facility. Work Schedules: Lockheed Martin supports a variety of alternate work schedules that provide additional flexibility to our employees. Schedules range from standard 40 hours over a five day work week while others may be condensed. These condensed schedules provide employees with additional time away from the office and are in addition to our Paid Time off benefits. Schedule for this Position: 4x10 hour day, 3 days off per week 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: 4 yr and up College Business Unit: AERONAUTICS COMPANY Relocation Available: Yes Career Area: RF Engineering Type: Full-Time Shift: First

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