Description:Reporting to the Director, Technology Strategy and Intelligence, the Technology Research Lead will be responsible for leading and coordinating efforts associated with the identification of emerging technologies and providing recommendations to business and technology strategy leadership to ensure awareness and appropriate alignment to our investment portfolio. This role will require a strong awareness of state-of-the-art technologies, including methodologies for discovery, and the ability to identify and communicate key information to across the enterprise.
The Technology Research Lead's responsibilities are as follows:
* Provide technology scanning and emerging technology intelligence to inform the corporate office and business areas of the latest technological capabilities and engineering trends * Ensure effective R&D "make/buy" in the form of objective technical assessments * Consolidated reporting of emerging technology to the corporation * Enabling integrated technology situational awareness across our subject matter experts * Attendance at relevant conferences
The desired candidate should have:
* An awareness and experience implementing state-of-the-art tools and methodologies for the identification of technological emergence and scientometrics * Knowledge of Lockheed Martin's customers' missions and technological needs and a keen sense of the state of the art in areas relevant to the defense industry
* A deep and broad technical background in one or more fields * Ability to synthesize data and generate and communicate meaningful conclusions at an executive level * Ability to lead through influence and drive positive change * A thirst for learning, knowledge, enabling change and driving innovation
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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