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Software Engineer - Embedded / Ada / C++ / Linux / Grand Prairie, TX

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Software Engineer - Embedded / Ada / C++ / Linux / Grand Prairie, TX

Grand Prairie, Texas

Job ID: 623904BR Date posted: Dec. 14, 2022 Locations: Grand Prairie, TexasProgram: IAMD/UT/TMI CONT
Description:Lockheed Martin Missiles and Fire Control (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 is in need of a Software Engineer at our Grand Prairie, Texas site to join one of the largest networks of software professionals.

As an experienced MFC Software Engineer, you will:

- Develop embedded software

- Implement cutting edge technologies on both existing and new development platforms

- Contribute to solving the world’s most difficult challenges supporting such wide-ranging domain areas such as aircraft flight command and control, air traffic control, health care, and homeland defense

- Have the opportunity to work with a variety of technologies such as: machine learning and related artificial intelligence, quantum computing using one of the world’s first quantum computers, business applications such Enterprise Resource Planning (ERP), naval systems, radar systems, business intelligence/analytics

- Work on a Infrastructure Service Provider (ISP) team, developing code to support wireless technologies, spacecraft attitude control, development of “green” technologies, robotics, missile combat systems, and virtual reality simulation platforms, information assurance/cyber security among other amazing software frontiers

We are a matrix engineering and technology organization so you will touch multiple programs over your career!

It is possible that travel will be required to both customer and supplier sites, both within and outside the Continental United States (CONUS). Telecommuting opportunities can vary depending on daily tasking.
Basic Qualifications:
*Must currently hold a DoD Secret Security Clearance with an investigation within the last 5 years to be considered for this position*

- Bachelor’s degree, or greater, in Computer Engineering, Software Engineering, Computer Science or an equivalent field with significant relevant software development experience

Experience with the following:

- Ada 95

- C++ 11 or later

- Embedded real-time software development

- Embedded real-time C++ software development on embedded real-time operating system (RTOS)

- Hardware/Software (HW/SW) integration and test
Desired Skills:
Experience with:

- VxWorks - RTOS

- Agile processes and practices

- Cameo / Rhapsody

- Document development - technical / software lifecycle

- Git - source code versioning

- Jira - bug tracking and Agile project management

- Linux OS - CENTOS

- Software architecture development, documentation, coordination

- Software lifecycle experience Security Clearance Statement: This position requires a government security clearance, you must be a US Citizen for consideration. Clearance Level: Secret with an investigation within 5 years 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. 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: 4x10 hour day, 3 days off per week 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 ProfessionalBusiness Unit: MISSILES AND FIRE CONTROLRelocation Available: PossibleCareer Area: Software Engineering Type: Full-Time Shift: First
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