Lockheed Martin Systems Engineer Senior in Colorado Springs, Colorado

Description: We are seeking a Systems Engineer to join our dynamic and growing team! The selected candidate will design, develop, and test software solutions across our contracted efforts, supporting multiple baselines in defect resolution as well as enhancements, special projects, new business initiatives, and modernization efforts.

This position is in support of the Air Force’s Next Generation (Next Gen) overhead persistent infrared (OPIR) missile-warning satellite constellation. Our Integrated Simulator (ISIM) team develops the satellite software simulator for the satellite hardware, the space environment surrounding the satellite, and all ground satellite navigation and control functions. Our simulator validates thousands of satellite commands and the resulting satellite space telemetry. Our Next Gen work will be supporting software simulator development, testing, training, and launch operations support for multiple Atlas 5 launches running through 2027.

Experience with modeling and simulation frameworks is desired.

This systems engineer will perform tasks and be involved in all phases of the systems engineering process including requirements definition, design, development, test, and demonstration during each release and iteration.

Will assess satellite hardware design to provide designs and recommendations to the team for simulating the satellite hardware's execution and capabilities.

This position is in support of the Air Force’s Next Generation (Next Gen) overhead persistent infrared (OPIR) missile-warning satellite constellation. Our Integrated Simulator (ISIM) team develops the satellite software simulator for the satellite hardware, the space environment surrounding the satellite, and all ground satellite navigation and control functions. Our simulator validates thousands of satellite commands and the resulting satellite space telemetry. Our Next Gen work will be supporting software simulator development, testing, training, and launch operations support for multiple Atlas 5 launches running through 2027.

Experience with modeling and simulation frameworks is desired.

This systems engineer will perform tasks and be involved in all phases of the systems engineering process including requirements definition, design, development, test, and demonstration during each release and iteration.

Will assess satellite hardware design to provide designs and recommendations to the team for simulating the satellite hardware's execution and capabilities.

The candidate must be able to communicate effectively with the team to work through road blocks to resolve issues quickly.

Applicants selected will be subject to a government security investigation and must meet eligibility requirements for access to classified information.

Basic Qualifications:

- Basic understanding of Systems Engineering Principles

- Ability to obtain a DoD Clearance

Desired Skills:

- Experience in real-time satellite simulation software

- Experience with modeling and simulation frameworks

- Experience with the A2100 spacecraft model

- Experience writing engineering design documents

- Experience with ICDs, performance specifications, and HW diagrams

- Experience writing and executing test plans

- Experience with test automation

- Knowledge of Agile methodologies

- GPS and/or SBIRS Experience

- Ability to review and approve modeling software written in Fortran, Ada, Java, C++

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.

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.

EXPERIENCE LEVEL:

Experienced Professional