GNC Algorithm Developer - Orlando, Florida

Lockheed Martin Apopka, Florida
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October 14, 2022
Lockheed Martin
Apopka, Florida
Job ID: 604814BR
Date posted: Jul. 26, 2022

Locations: Orlando, Florida
Program: TOAR and GNC Engineers

COVID-19 continues to significantly impact our employees, families and communities. With employee health and safety as our top priority, and as a federal contractor, Lockheed Martin is taking action to address the increased risk and uncertainty COVID variants pose in the workplace and ensuring we meet our commitments to national security.

To uphold safety for all employees, we will continue to request vaccination status for all Lockheed Martin employees including new hires. All current and newly hired employees who are unvaccinated will be required to adhere to onsite safety protocols.
Description:Our mission is clear. At Lockheed Martin Missiles and Fire Control (MFC), we solve complex challenges, advance scientific discovery and deliver innovative solutions to help our customers keep people safe. We take rocket science to the next level and develop systems that protect from both a distance and in close-combat. We are pioneering the future of missile defense and hypersonic technology. And we're doing it all with a team of incredible employees across the world.

We are seeking experienced engineers and research scientists, with a strong record of innovation in the design, development, and deployment of advanced algorithms within embedded systems, to join our team at our site in Orlando, Florida.
Opportunities exist to join or lead small multi-disciplinary teams of engineers and algorithm developers through the full lifecycle of product development (internal research and development, business capture, mission analysis, design reviews, developmental field testing, performance assessments, and algorithm deployment).

You should be a self-starter who is comfortable multi-tasking across a number of programmatic and technical responsibilities and work well in a collegial team environment among subject matter experts coming from a variety of academic backgrounds.

Newcomers to the defense industry coming from academia as well as experienced candidates have historically integrated well with our team, so both are encouraged to apply. All candidates must at least be eligible for a SECRET level security clearance or have an active clearance of SECRET or higher.

Algorithm research and development focus areas include but are not limited to: inertial and GPS-aided navigation, Kalman filtering, object tracking, object classification, machine learning, data science, and physics-based modeling and simulation.

Relocation: Relocation assistance is possible for this exciting position.

Click here to learn more about Lockheed Martin's comprehensive benefits package.

Basic Qualifications:
Degree in mechanical engineering, electrical engineering, aerospace engineering, physics, applied mathematics, or similar. (PhD with 0 - 5 years of experience, or MS + 3 years of experience, or BS + 5 years of experience)
Coursework in linear algebra, probability and statistics, and multivariate calculus.
Desired Skills:
Coursework or professional experience in Kalman filtering or optimal state estimation
Proficiency in MATLAB or similar computer algebra software
Experience with linear algebra software packages
Strong programming skills that can translate to C++ development in a Linux environment
Proficiency in deploying algorithms that satisfy real-time performance requirements
Proficiency in the processing and analysis of big data
Strong understanding of the physics of motion sensing devices
Knowledge of infrared detection technology, radiometry, and imaging sensors

Security Clearance Statement: This position requires a government security clearance, you must be a US Citizen for consideration.
Clearance Level: 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: Part-time Remote Telework: The employee selected for this position will work part of their work schedule remotely and part of their work schedule at a designated Lockheed Martin facility. The specific weekly schedule will be discussed during the hiring process.
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: Experienced Professional
Relocation Available: Possible
Career Area: Systems Engineering: Other

Type: Full-Time

Shift: First

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