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System Concepts & Requirements Team Technical Director

Huntsville, Alabama
Job Type
1 Aug 2022
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Description:Let your skills and talents shine with Lockheed Martin's Missile Defense Agency (MDA) National Team as the SCR Technical Director in Huntsville, Alabama!

National Team-Engineering employees may have the opportunity to work on a variety of niche projects based on their backgrounds.

In this role, you will perform the following tasks with the focus on MDS Systems:

As part of the Missile Defense Agency (MDA) National Team - Engineering (NT-E) program System Concepts & Requirements (SC&R) Product Team (PT), the SC&R Tech Director (TD) will lead and assist in requirements based engineering development efforts utilizing simulation-based end-to-end functional, interface and performance analysis methods. The TD will provide technical leadership for a team of engineers, leading and performing regimented Missile Defense Operational Concept (OPSCON) development and Missile Defense Technical Baseline development assessments, new and evolving threat evaluations and conceptual system improvements while providing direction in the execution of performance analyses utilizing large-scale complex Modeling and Simulation (M&S) tools. Post analysis results review must lead to significant conclusions addressing gaps and performance drivers within the defined and/or planned system architecture. The selected individual will develop a defined set of roadmap products and goals, and while working closely with the NT-E Chief Engineer, coordinate same to align with all engineering activities and products across the program, to include Responsible Engineers (RE), senior program management, and government stakeholders to ensure that execution objectives are understood, agreed to and successfully executed. The TD assists the Director, Deputy and Chief Engineer to coordinate Program Management Review, Senior leadership and customer leadership meetings.
Basic Qualifications:
Must have a final Secret clearance (with investigation within 5.5 years or less) and able to obtain a TS Clearance to be considered for this position

- Individual must have a technical background in Systems Engineering and analysis including system performance analysis and numerical modeling / simulations, using high-level programming languages such as MATLAB, Python, Java, FORTRAN, or a similar language environment.

- Individual must have some analysis experience in multi-sensing phenomenology, Command and Control (C2) methods, and weapon System (WS) techniques.

- Individual must have a general understanding of the MDS (e.g., Aegis Weapons Systems, THAAD, Ground-based Midcourse Defense (GMD), Fire Control (FOM, GFC), C2BMC, BMDS sensors (EO/IR/RF), kill vehicles, interceptors, hypersonic, countermeasures, counter-countermeasures, or threats).

- Individual must have experience in any of the following domains: system concept trade studies, requirements analysis, feasibility analysis, system performance measures of effectiveness analysis, EO/IR sensors, RF/Radar sensors, missiles/interceptors, ICBM / hypersonic / MRM / SRM threats, detection/tracking, or Command and Control (e.g., C3I, C4I, etc.).

- Individual must possess good communication skills and demonstrated experience leading a team of talented engineers to perform highly technical work, and communicating significant results to senior management, executives, and government stakeholders.
Desired Skills:
- Active Top-Secret clearance

- General experience with MDS elements (e.g., GM, BC, AB, TH, SN and DV) and system level capabilities development is highly desired.

- System experience and versatility in several MDS domains (i.e. C2 Battle Management, sensor simulation development, directed sensor tasking, multi-phenomology processing, KVs) are desirable.

- User knowledge of systems engineering applications, specifically MBE is desired..

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.
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  • Job Reference: 673996669-2
  • Date Posted: 1 August 2022
  • Recruiter: Lockheed Martin Corporation
  • Location: Huntsville, Alabama
  • Salary: On Application
  • Sector: Engineering
  • Job Type: Permanent