25 days old
2018-06-212018-07-21

Systems Engineer, MET-I Joint Analysis Team

Lockheed Martin
Huntsville, AL
  • Job Code
    438501BR
Lockheed Martin is seeking an experienced Systems Engineer that is ready to engage in projects that contribute to the safety and security of the United States and its Allies while collaborating with some of the most experienced engineers in the industry

MET-I Description: The Missile Defense Agency Engineering Team – Industry (MET-I), also called the National Team, provides systems engineering solutions to the Missile Defense Agency (MDA) for the development and evolution of the Ballistic Missile Defense System (BMDS). The BMDS is an integrated, layered architecture that provides multiple opportunities to destroy missiles and their warheads before they can reach their targets. MET-I system engineers perform system-level assessments of the existing BMDS architecture and study the impacts of new technologies and concepts being considered for future BMDS architectures. The National Team engineers work closely with the MDA, FFRDCs, and various contractors and suppliers to shape the future of missile defense.

This Position:
The successful candidate will represent the National Team on the MDA Joint Analysis Team (JAT). The individual will:

Develop plans for assessing strategic and theater/regional system level performance of the Ballistic Missile Defense System (BMDS) ground and flight test data analysis, and author supporting documentation,

Lead and/or support simultaneous, parallel data analysis efforts,

Present findings to key MDA personnel,

Perform test analysis on the complex BMDS and supporting Elements,

Report results in writing and presenting results at data reviews, and

Collaborate with associated MDA, government, and contractor Systems Engineering (SE) teams, Test Organizations, Warfighters, and Element Program focals to ensure BMDS tests meet technical intent, system capabilities, and behaviors

Basic Qualifications

Knowledge of test design and data collection for complex programs

Knowledge of System Engineering for test and test event design processes in support of system assessment

Experience and understanding of system level behavior analysis and performance characterization, preferably of battle management and command and control functions and their associated information exchanges tied to specified performance metrics that are traditionally demonstrated in system level test events

Proficiency in using analytical tools that assess the system level performance, preferably of radar acquisition, tracking, and discrimination; battle manager engagement planning, warfighter interaction, and engagement coordination with other complex systems; and interceptor acquisition, tracking, and discrimination

Ability to work independently as well as part of a geographically distributed team

Desired skills
Desired skills for this position:

System level interface design and specification development experience

Working intermediate knowledge of the Ballistic Missile Defense System

Strong background with Matlab or similar analytical tools, system analysis, and system level testing

Due to the diversity of projects executed on the MET-I contract, a wide variety of skill sets are being sought. If you have any experience in the following areas, please indicate this on your resume:


BMDS element domain knowledge (e.g., THAAD, Aegis BMD, Patriot, GMD, C2BMC, SBX)

Experience leading teams in performing systems engineering and/or functional specification and interface specification development.

User level experience with DOORS or similar requirements engineering tool, and UML modeling tools such as System Architect, Magic Draw, Rhapsody

Performance analysis or modeling using MATLAB or similar tools

Technical understanding of ballistic threats and defensive systems

Technical understanding of air-defense threats and systems

Technical understanding of electronic attack / electronic protection

As a leading technology innovation company, Lockheed Martin’s team of 113,000 people works with partners around the world to bring proven performance to our customers’ toughest challenges. Lockheed Martin has employees based in all 50 states and more than 570 facilities that span 70 countries

Join us at Lockheed Martin, where we’re engineering a better tomorrow

Lockheed Martin is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, age, protected veteran status, or disability status

Job Location(s): Huntsville Alabama

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