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Mechanical Engineer - Spectrum Systems Laboratory
Lockheed Martin Advanced Technology Labs
Eagan, MN - St. Paul Metro Area

Lockheed Martin Advanced Technology Laboratories (ATL) is the advanced computing asset of Lockheed Martin Corporation - a global enterprise with core businesses in systems integration, space, aeronautics, and technology services. The mission at the Advanced Technology Laboratories is to enhance the Corporation's competitive edge. We are a group of professionals who develop and apply "cutting edge" software technologies. We perform applied research in advanced signal processing, physics, acoustics and optical, wireless and networking.

Job Description:

This assignment involves mechanical modeling, simulation, design, fabrication and testing of packaging and thermal solutions to control photonic systems and advanced computing systems. Candidates will partake in small, focused development teams in order to create real world solutions using scientific first principals into innovative designs for applied technologies.

Proficiency with mechanical engineering principles and tools is required. Prior experience and proficiency with Ansys, Creo, is required. Proficiency with MATLAB, Simulink, Labview, SPICE and/or other modeling and simulation tools is required. Hands on experience with vibration or thermal testing is preferred. Prior experience in Research and Development is preferred.

Candidates would work on one or more of the following topics:
Embedded processing and algorithms for military applications
Lab testing and integration of high performance ruggedized photonic/fiber optic systems
Support modeling and simulation efforts related to these systems
Support electrical and/or software design efforts related to these systems

Basic Qualifications
BS or MS in Mechanical Engineering, Aerospace Engineering or similar major

Proficiency with mechanical engineering theoretical principles and practices.

Proficiency with mechanical design tools such as Creo, ProE, SolidWorks, or similar.

Basic understanding of Finite Element Analysis.

Strong verbal and written communication skills.

Desired skills
Experience with thermal, vibration, shock, structural analysis and testing.

Experience with working in multi-functional teams, particularly with Electrical Engineers on collaborative designs.

Proficiency with structural and thermal analysis tools such as ANSYS or similar.

Experience with Finite Element Analysis and proficiency with associated tools.

Experience in a research environment.

* Proficiency with MATLAB, Simulink, and/or Labview

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. Headquartered in Bethesda, Maryland, 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): Eagan Minnesota

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