Systems Engineer - RF Communications in Littleton, CO

Lockheed Martin   •  

Littleton, CO 80120

Industry: Aerospace & Defense

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Not Specified years

Posted 56 days ago

Description:Come join the Lockheed Martin Space RF & Radar Payload Center of Excellence and shape the future! You can work on challenging programs in support of Space Vehicles, Hypersonics, Missile Defense and more.


The coolest jobs on this planet...or any other... are with Lockheed Martin (LM) 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 single 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.


Do you have a passion for working on emerging technologies?


As a RF Systems Engineer with LM Space you will contribute toward the development and delivery of RF and digital payloads, and RF and optical subsystem solutions, for Space and Missile platforms. RF payloads and subsystems are needed for every platform and serve missions ranging from human space flight, commercial broadband services, national intelligence, protected communications, navigation and more. Our product portfolio includes a wide range of international and domestic programs, addressing the critical needs of our commercial, civil, and government customers.


The RF Systems Engineer emphasizes 'systems thinking' throughout the product lifecycle. To promote the sharing of ideas, Lockheed Martin nurtures an inclusive work environment that inspires diverse perspectives 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 at LM Space:


Competitive Medical & Dental insurance

401k with competitive company matching

Paid time off

Encouragement of work/life balance

Flexible work schedule

Onsite health center / gym (Littleton, CO)

Onsite medical center (Littleton, CO)

Intramural sports activities

Career development

Mentorship opportunities

Rewards & recognition

Basic Qualifications:

Ability to develop and analyze technical requirements, perform trade studies, and allocate functions down to a RF communications subsystem

Experience with the architecture, development and delivery of RF subsystems

Ability to obtain a TS/SCI with Poly


Experience in one or more of the following areas:


Ability to define end-to-end performance and functionality of RF subsystems, consistent with mission needs and CONOPS

Experience with Integration & Test of RF components, payloads, and/or subsystems

Experience with the Data Object Oriented Requirements (DOORS) traceability tool

Experience with Rational Rhapsody or similar systems modeling tool

Desired Skills:

Active TS/SCI with Poly


Proficiency with the following:


Development of requirements and interface definitions for RF communications subsystems

RF subsystem end-to-end performance analysis using MATLAB or similar analytical tools

Proven ability to execute major design reviews (e.g. SRR, PDR, CDR, etc.).

A team player with the demonstrated ability to work collaboratively across multifunctional teams to achieve common goals

Excellent communication and interpersonal skills, including a demonstrated ability to interact effectively with customers, suppliers, management, and peers.

Proven ability developing and delivering technical presentations to effectively describe technical approach

Valid Through: 2019-11-12