Huntsville, Alabama

**Description:** **The coolest jobs on this planet… or any other… are with Lockheed Martin Space\.**

Defending against modern day missile threats requires constant collaboration and innovation\. That’s why we’re able to integrate systems from end to end so you can detect, control and engage the full spectrum of missile threats across every domain\. It’s why we’re investing in disruptive technology like directed energy, space\-based capabilities and solid state\-radar\. To create layers of defense that help keep us all safe\.

Shooting a missile down with a missile was once a concept only dreamed up in science fiction novels\. We’ve made it scientific fact\!

So what does it take to spot an enemy missile launch, identify its intended target, calculate its exact trajectory, launch an interceptor and guide it to destroy the threat in mid\-air? All in a matter of seconds? It’s not easy – but at Lockheed Martin, we help customers solve the world’s most complex challenges\. Our culture supports employees to dream big, perform with perfection and create incredible products\. We provide the resources, inspiration and focus and if you have the passion and courage, we want to build a better tomorrow with you\!

The Next Generation Interceptor \(NGI\) program is looking for software engineers to contribute in the design, development, test and maintenance of sophisticated mission application software and database applications\. You will have the chance to create and implement DevSecOps and cloud technologies, and support inter\-component testing to ensure the mission is successful\. The opportunity to expand your technical skill set by writing software in a variety of development languages \(e\.g\. Java, C\+\+, C\#\) on various Operating Systems \(e\.g\. Linux, Windows\)\.

Applicants selected will be subject to a government security investigation and must meet eligibility requirements for access to classified information\. Interim Secret clearance required to start\.

**Basic Qualifications:**

Basic Qualifications:

Must have experience in some or all of the following object\-oriented languages, technologies and operating systems:

C\+\+, Java, Unix/Linux, Windows, Oracle/SQL\.

Experience working in a DevOps environment and technical knowledge of Docker, Kubernetes, or similar technologies\.

Excellent team orientation, oral and written communications skills\.

Program has a strong preference for candidates currently cleared at the Secret level\.

**Desired Skills:**

Desired Skills:

Scripting languages \(Perl, Shell\)

Agile software development experience\.

AWS experience

Ability to multi\-task

Ability to work effectively in a fast\-paced, team\-oriented, development environment

Domain knowledge of a mission planning and scheduling or command and telemetry system\.

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 1,000,000 hours annually\. Here are some of the benefits you can enjoy:

Medical

Dental

401k

Paid time off

Work/life balance

Career development

Mentorship opportunities

Rewards & recognition

Learn more about Lockheed Martin’s competitive and comprehensive benefits package\.

We will ensure that individuals with disabilities are provided reasonable accommodation to participate in the job application or interview process, to perform essential job functions, and to receive other benefits and privileges of employment\. Please contact us to request accommodation\.

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\.

**BASIC QUALIFICATIONS:**

job\.Qualifications

**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

Huntsville, Alabama

Headquartered in Bethesda, Maryland, Lockheed Martin is a global security and aerospace company that employs approximately 100,000 people worldwide and is principally engaged in the research, design, development, manufacture, integration and sustainment of advanced technology systems, products and services.

Lockheed Martin is led by Marillyn A. Hewson, Chairman, President and Chief Executive Officer.

Our Mission:  We solve complex challenges, advance scientific discovery and deliver innovative solutions to help our customers keep people safe.

Our Vision: Be the global leader in supporting our customers' missions, strengthening security and advancing scientific discovery.

 

Our Values:

Do What's Right

Respect Others

Perform With Excellence

CUSTOMER BASE: As a global security, innovation, and aerospace company, the majority of Lockheed Martin's business is with the U.S. Department of Defense and U.S. federal government agencies. In addition, Sikorsky (a Lockheed Martin Company) provides military and rotary-wing aircraft to all five branches of the U.S. armed forces along with military services and commercial operators in 40 nations. The remaining portion of Lockheed Martin's business is comprised of international government and commercial sales of products, services and platforms. 

ORGANIZATION

Lockheed Martin's operating units are organized into broad business areas.

Aeronautics, with approximately $20.1 billion in 2017 sales which includes tactical aircraft, airlift, and aeronautical research and development lines of business.

Missiles and Fire Control, with approximately $7.2 billion in 2017 sales that includes the Terminal High Altitude Area Defense System, PAC-3 Missiles as some of its high-profile programs.

Rotary and Mission Systems with approximately $14.2 billion in 2017 sales, which includes Sikorsky military and commercial helicopters, naval systems, platform integration, simulation and training and energy programs lines of business.

Space, with approximately $9.5 billion in 2017 sales which includes space launch, commercial satellites, government satellites, and strategic missiles lines of business. 

 

FINANCIAL PERFORMANCE

2017 Sales: $51 Billion

Backlog: $100 Billion

Cash Flow from Operations: $6.5 Billion

Stock Ticker Symbol: LMT, on the New York Stock Exchange. Ranked 64th on the 2015 Fortune 500 list of largest industrial corporations

(All amounts approximate)

WHERE WE ARE

Employees: approximately 100,000 employees in the United States and internationally

Operations: 590+ facilities in 50 states throughout the U.S.; Internationally, business locations in over 70 nations and territories

Headquarters:

Lockheed Martin Corporation

6801 Rockledge Drive

Bethesda, MD 20817 U.S.A.

(301) 897-6000

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