Your Mission is Ours
Description: The coolest jobs on this planet… or any other… are with Lockheed Martin Space
At the dawn of a new space age, Lockheed Martin is a pioneer, partner, innovator and builder. Our amazing people are on a mission to make a difference in the world and every 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.
Come join the Space Based InfraRed System (SBIRS) program as a Software Engineer. In our product-based organization, we are looking for talented engineers to contribute to the success of our sustainment and modernization of the SBIRS system in our labs and at our operational sites. In this role, you will be required to exercise a breadth of skillsets, including software development and troubleshooting, data stream verification and troubleshooting (employing an understanding of networking concepts), and installation and general management of our software (employing infrastructure concepts). There will be a focus of learning and gaining ownership of our Data Distribution product, but there is plenty of opportunity to contribute to various projects across the SBIRS ground segment. The candidate will be expected to become familiar w/product capabilities, architecture, and software baseline to include interfaces, be able to install/config the software, contribute to the future/growth of product capabilities.
At times, this role may require working odd hours in support of our lab and operational environment, and may include occasional travel to our CONUS operational sites.
And, the opportunities don’t stop there on SBIRS; while the candidate will have a primary assignment, there are several other efforts around our Boulder facility that will desire your engineering skills in the future.
To promote the sharing of ideas, Lockheed Martin champions an inclusive work environment that inspires 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
• Work/life balance
• Career development
• Mentorship opportunities
• Rewards & recognition
• Software Engineering/Development Skills: C++, Python, Bash, Java, Linux OS (RHEL preferred)
• Infrastructure/Networking Skills: Virtual Machine environments, TCP/IP, UDP, Sockets, Firewalls, Linux networking tools, Experience with MQ (channels, pub/sub)
• Software Installation Skills: RPMs, YUM repo management, Docker/containers, Understanding of HW concepts (HDD, CPU, RAM, Bandwidth), Setting software configs
• Excellent written and verbal communication skills, strong social skills, and ability to build solid relationships with team members
• Proficiency in troubleshooting and identifying/communicating defects, emphasizing coordination and communication of software or hardware anomalies to respective teams
• Familiarity with Agile based Program execution
• Familiarity with DevSecOps execution strategies
• Proficiency with MS Office Suite
• Demonstrated understanding of systems thinking skills and behaviors
• Previous experience in satellite to ground DoD systems
• Missile or space segment engineering experience with one or more subsystems or disciplines
Other Important Information You Should Know
Expression of Interest: By applying to this job, you are expressing interest in this position and could be considered for other career opportunities where similar skills and requirements have been identified as a match. Should this match be identified you may be contacted for this and future openings.
Benefits offered: Medical, Dental, Vision, Life Insurance, Short-Term Disability, Long-Term Disability, 401(k) match, Flexible Spending Accounts, EAP, Education Assistance, Parental Leave, Paid time off, and Holidays.
In compliance with Colorado’s Equal Pay for Equal Work Act, the annual base salary range for this position is $82,900 – $138,100 . Please note that the salary information is a general guideline only. Lockheed Martin considers factors such as (but not limited to) scope and responsibilities of the position, candidate’s work experience, education/training, key skills, internal peer equity, as well as, market and business considerations when extending an offer.
This position is incentive plan eligible
Ability to Work Remotely: Onsite Full-time: The work associated with this position will be performed onsite at a designated Lockheed Martin facility.
Work Schedules: Lockheed Martin supports a variety of alternate work schedules that provide additional flexibility to our employees. Schedules range from standard 40 hours over a five day work week while others may be condensed. These condensed schedules provide employees with additional time away from the office and are in addition to our Paid Time off benefits.
Schedule for this Position: 4×10 hour day, 3 days off per week
Security Clearance Statement: This position requires a government security clearance, you must be a US Citizen for consideration.
Clearance Level: TS/SCI
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.
Join us at Lockheed Martin, where your mission is ours. Our customers tackle the hardest missions. Those that demand extraordinary amounts of courage, resilience and precision. They’re dangerous. Critical. Sometimes they even provide an opportunity to change the world and save lives. Those are the missions we care about.
As a leading technology innovation company, Lockheed Martin’s vast team works with partners around the world to bring proven performance to our customers’ toughest challenges. Lockheed Martin has employees based in many states throughout the U.S., and Internationally, with business locations in many nations and territories.
Experience Level: Experienced Professional
Business Unit: SPACE
Relocation Available: Possible
Career Area: Software Engineering