Research Internship (AR)
At Lockheed Martin, we apply our passion for purposeful innovation to keep people safe and solve the world's most complex challenges.
Mission-Focused Innovation: From aerospace to outer space to cyber space, you can solve the world's most complex challenges for our customers.
Foundational Values: Our culture of performance excellence, ethics, teamwork and inclusion is embedded in everything we do.
Diverse Career Opportunities with Meaningful Work: Grow your career and skills for life. Our technology-driven learning platforms and programs enable your development and agility.
Your Health, Your Wealth, Your Life: Our flexible schedules, competitive pay and comprehensive benefits enable you to live a healthy, fulfilling life at and outside of work.
Empowered to Be Your Best: Use your strengths to make a difference in the lives of one another, our customers, our communities and our planet.
Here, the possibilities are endless because we offer:
- Flexible Schedules, dependent on role
- Levels: Student, Entry, Mid, Senior, Management
- Locations: Nationwide & OCONUS Positions
See what it takes to be a successful Lockheed Martin employee.
There is no innovation without imagination. You bring new, different and exciting ideas to the table every day. You are committed to the success of your team.
The ability to explore and drive new ideas. You think innovatively to come up with creative solutions to complex challenges.
From planning and organizing to decision making, goal orientation produces impactful results. You set goals and strive to make things happen quickly and efficiently.
The ability to anticipate, plan and prepare for what lies ahead. You act rather than react to potential situations.
You work to tackle tough problems with complex solutions.
You observe, reflect and analyze processes to make more informed decisions.
“Before I came to Lockheed Martin, I never thought I’d get these opportunities. The benefits available and the company’s value culture make it an incredibly supportive place to work, and I’m grateful to work somewhere that wants me to succeed. I hope to have a long career here making an impact, and I know I’ll be supported in doing that every step of the way.”Ryan J., Enterprise Operations
Medical, Dental and Vision coverage is available for employees who opt-in.
Our 401(k) plan features generous matching and company contributions.
We support our employees through mentoring, internal & external educational programs, networking, skills enhancement and career-building programs.
Maternity and Paternity Leave
Our generous parental leave policies support your journey into parenthood. When you return to work, our facilities offer mother's rooms to support your transition and work/life balance.
Paid Time Off
We offer PTO, paid holidays and paid time off for jury duty and military obligations.
Depending on the position, we offer flexible work schedules.
Research Internship (AR)
The Advanced Concepts Laboratory (ACL) researches, develops, and delivers nationally significant Cyber, Information Operations (IO) and Computer Network Operations (CNO) technologies. Our results provide leap-ahead capability to our DoD and IC customers, which include research and operational partners. Our applied research staff work in highly collaborative teams learning, pushing, and delivering cutting edge solutions to our nation’s most challenging problems. We are looking for internship candidates with a passion for gaining a detailed understanding of how computer systems, software, and services work and interact with one another. This understanding provides the foundation for developing skill and competency in:
- IO and CNO technologies
- Reverse Engineering
- OS/Network/Application Vulnerability Analysis
- Secure OS/Network/Application design
- Malware Analysis
- Automated software testing
- Firmware and OS level development
Selected candidates will contribute to beyond state of the art contracted and internally funded R&D. They can expect to become members of high-performing teams of world class research scientists and engineers who consistently deliver world best Cyber, IO, and CNO capabilities.
The Advanced Concepts Laboratory (ACL) focuses on research in revolutionary information technology concepts including classified research and development. ACL is ATL’s center of excellence for independent and contract research and development for the classified and intelligence communities. ACL nurtures this growth by meeting the very specialized technology goals and security requirements of our classified customers while providing an environment wherein our technical talent can flourish beyond the leading edge. In ACL you will work with engineers and scientists integral to defining, researching, and developing basic and applied solutions.
ACL is seeking passionate and talented engineers and scientists who are interested in researching and prototyping innovative ideas in one or more of the following areas:
-OS/Network/Application security and evaluation improvements
-OS/Network/Application secure design principles and development techniques
-OS/Network/Application vulnerability assessments
-Information operations - Tactics and Technologies
-Reverse engineering techniques and tools
Pursuing degree in technical disciplines such as:
Computer Science, Computer Engineering, Electrical Engineering,
- Eligible to obtain DoD Security Clearance (US Citizenship required)
- SW development (i.e. C, C++, Python) on Windows, Linux, macOS, android, iOS
- Debugging (e.g gdb, windbg, OllyDbg, Valgrind)
- Relevant Coursework in one or more of the following areas:
Cyber security topics (vulnerability analysis, reverse engineering, etc)
Networking (fixed, mobile, security, implementation)
Strong candidates will be capable of performing well-defined applied research tasks, developing software modules, and have a basic understand of contemporary malware and defensive tools (PSPs, IDS, Firewalls, etc) 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: The work associated with this position will be performed at the designated Lockheed Martin facility. Situational telecommuting may be considered and authorized at the discretion of your leader and based upon the role.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: Part-Time as assigned by leaderSecurity Clearance Statement: This position requires a government security clearance, you must be a US Citizen for consideration.Clearance Level: Top Secret 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: Co-op/Summer InternBusiness Unit: ADVANCED TECHNOLOGY LABSRelocation Available: PossibleCareer Area: Software Engineering Type: Call-In Shift: First
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