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Systems Engineer, Orbital Analyst with Security Clearance

Location: Littleton
Posted on: December 6, 2018

Job Description:

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 men and women 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. SP-Advanced Programs Development (APD) is seeking an engineer with orbital analysis experience to join the Mission Analysis team. As a Systems Engineer / Orbital Analyst you will perform modeling/simulations for earth-orbiting constellations and the position presents an analyst with opportunities to work a variety of mission spaces and payloads. The SP-APD Mission Analysis team consists of a diverse group of analysts with a wide range of engineering related expertise. Together, the team models constellation, spacecraft and payload capabilities in order to perform trade studies and craft architectures. The group-s orbit analysts are a key component of, and contributors to, the Mission Analysis team dynamic. The responsibilities of this position include: - Designing altitude-diverse satellite constellations in support of mission objectives - Performing spacecraft orbit revisit and access related analysis in support of architecture trade studies - Creating unique, or modifying existing, orbit-propagation-based software tools to execute program specific analysis - Modeling spacecraft behavior and space environment conditions - Performing spacecraft orbit-to-target geometry related analysis - Developing analysis artifacts for design reviews, working-groups and customer briefings The SP-APD Mission Analysis team supports multiple IRAD, CRAD and production programs that present unique opportunities to exercise and develop both technical depth and breadth. We are looking for a self-starter who can prioritize and manage multiple tasks to completion. Typically has 5 - 10 years of professional experience. To promote the sharing of ideas, Lockheed Martin fosters an inclusive work environment that encourages 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 Learn more about Lockheed Martin-s competitive and comprehensive benefits package. Basic Qualifications: - Experience performing orbit related analysis - Bachelor's or Master's degree in in Aerospace Engineering or related technical field - Prior modeling, simulation and analysis experience related to orbital mechanics and the geometry of space-to-target missions - Systems Tool Kit (STK) or equivalent analysis tools that support high precision orbit integration, payload sensor modeling and maneuver modeling - MS Office applications and excellent written and oral communication skills - MATLAB - Top Secret security clearance with the ability to obtain TS/SCI Desired Skills: - Modeling spacecraft payload sensors - Geodesy coursework - STK/Matlab integration - Orbit adjust modeling - Propellant/delta-velocity budget generation - Familiarity with Java - TS/SCI clearance BASIC QUALIFICATIONS: job.Qualifications 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-- Last Modified: 11/26/2018 8:49:35 PM Category: Mobile Security, Cyber Intel Analyst/Architects, Systems Engineering: System Architecture Job Type: TS/SCI Job Industry: Space Top Secret/SCI

Keywords: LOCKHEED MARTIN CORPORATION, Denver , Systems Engineer, Orbital Analyst with Security Clearance, Professions , Littleton, Colorado

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