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We are searching for a Controls Research Scientist to join our exceptional team. In this role you will support optical and directed energy programs by performing research, analysis, design and development of control systems algorithms and software. Some areas of responsibility include:
Advanced control and stabilization concepts
Target detection, tracking, and filtering
We are seeking someone who demonstrates genuine interest in these subjects and who is eager to be mentored by a respected expert in the field. You should demonstrate the ability able to work effectively and thrive in a collaborative, multi-disciplinary environment. You will have strong communication skills, an excellent analytic skill set enjoy working in a dynamic and multi-disciplinary environment.
You would typically have a related PhD with 0 - 3 years of professional experience, a Masters with 3 - 5 years, or a Bachelors with 5 - 8 years, or equivalent experience/combined education.
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:
Paid time off
Rewards & recognition
Learn more about Lockheed Martin's competitive and comprehensive benefits package.
Experience with electro-optical sensors and optical systems or lasers
Fluency with MATLAB and/or Simulink
Real time software programming (e.g. C/C++ or similar)
US Citizenship with the ability to obtain and maintain a government security clearance
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