Grand Prairie, Texas

**Description:** Want to work on the next generation of Patriot missiles, vital for our national security? Do you possess a Department of Defense security clearance and a keen analytical mind?

Here’s your chance\!

Lockheed Martin Missiles and Fire Control \(MFC\) is one of five Lockheed Martin business areas\. MFC is a recognized designer, developer and manufacturer of precision engagement aerospace and defense systems for the U\.S\. and allied militaries\. MFC develops, manufactures and supports advanced combat, missile, rocket, manned and unmanned systems for military customers that include the U\.S\. Army, Navy, Air Force, Marine Corps, NASA and dozens of foreign allies\. MFC also offers a wide range of products and services for the global civil nuclear power industry and the military’s green power initiatives\. MFC pursues business in more than 50 countries with more than 50 product and service lines\.

Job Description:

As a member of our Patriot Missile's Strategic Initiatives team, the candidate will have the opportunity to be involved in some of Lockheed Martin Missiles and Fire Control’s highly innovative and cutting\-edge solutions to complex technical problems facing the aerospace industry\. You will leverage your technical and interpersonal skills in a fast\-paced and agile team environment to ensure the success of high\-visibility integration efforts\.

As a Software Engineer, the candidate will be responsible for working within a team to develop real time application and test bench application software for the Missile Technology Insertion \(MTI\) program\. Ideal candidates will have experience with C/C\+\+, Python, Perl, and Java\.

Familiarity with Ada is a plus but not required\.

Working knowledge of modern C\+\+ design and Real Time Operating Systems \(such as VxWorks, Greenhills Integrity, or RTsecure\) is desired\. Candidates will be responsible for design, development, documentation, testing and debugging software applications\. Candidates must be able to apply the appropriate standards, processes, procedures, and tools throughout the development life cycle\.

Travel as needed

The Locale:

Grand Prairie is part of the “Mid\-Cities” region in the Dallas\-Fort Worth Metroplex which is in the North Central region of Texas\. Grand Prairie is a suburb of both Dallas and Fort Worth\. The region offers a great cost of living combined with a robust economy and a pleasant climate\. The Mid\-Cities is the suburban region filling the thirty\-mile span between Dallas and Fort Worth\. These communities include the cities of Arlington, Irving, Grand Prairie, Grapevine, Southlake, Colleyville, HEB \(Hurst, Euless and Bedford\), NRH \(North Richland Hills and Richland Hills\), Haltom City, Watauga, and Keller, along with multiple other smaller towns such as Trophy Club and Roanoke and together represent more people than either Dallas or Fort Worth\.

**Basic Qualifications:**

\- Experience with C/C\+\+ in a real time embedded environment

\- Experience with Python

\- Experience with Perl

\- Experience with Java

**Desired Skills:**

\- Experience with Ada

\- Working knowledge of modern C\+\+ design

\- Real Time Operating Systems \(such as VxWorks, Greenhills Integrity, or RT secure\)

**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

Grand Prairie, Texas

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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