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Research Scientist

Apply Now Job ID: 504400BR Date posted: Oct. 16, 2019 City: Boulder State: Colorado Program: Apex
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 men and women 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.

Our world is a dynamic place, more so today than ever before. Come join us at Lockheed Martin Space as we design and build vital satellites, develop new technologies and craft new capabilities that protect our nation. If you love all things space and have the commitment to tackle some of the nation's most important security challenges, then Space Systems is the place for you to make a difference. Do what matters.

• Lockheed Martin is looking for a hardworking research scientist to support ongoing programs and internal research and development efforts.
• You must be flexible, motivated, details-focused, collaborative and demonstrate a strong work ethic along with the ability to multi-task.
• The position requires experience in one of the following disciplines: Algorithm Development, Engineering Analysis, Data Analytics or Software Development.
• You will support on-going programs and internal research and development efforts.
• The successful candidate must be flexible, motivated, details-focused, team-oriented and demonstrate a strong work ethic along with the ability to multi-task.
• The position requires experience in one of the following disciplines: Algorithm Development, Engineering Analysis, Data Analytics or Software Development.

Applicants selected will be subject to a government security investigation and must meet eligibility requirements for access to classified information. Ability to obtain a TS/SCI Clearance required for this role.

Typically has 5 - 10 years of professional experience.

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 850,000 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.
Basic Qualifications:
-Degree in science and technology related programs such as Computer Science, Systems Engineering, Electrical Engineering, Aerospace Engineering, Computer Engineering, Physics, Mathematics etc.

-Applicants selected will be subject to a government security investigation and must meet eligibility requirements for access to classified information, including US Citizenship. Ability to obtain a TS/SCI Clearance required for this role.
Desired Skills:
Proficiency with one or more of the following software languages: Java, C++, C, Python, and Matlab
Candidate will have knowledge of basic software practices such as coding standards, unit testing and configuration management, database and System administration.
Candidate will work in a team environment utilizing software methodologies and processes.
Familiarity with Agile Development Process a plus.
Strong communication skills a results oriented team player, creative thinker and problem-solver and follow all ethical standards of the Lockheed Martin Corporation.

Additional:

Strong Team Player
Flexibility to Learn new things and adapt when required
Highly Energetic

Strong Communication including public speaking and customer interaction
Lockheed Martin is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, 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: ESS4400 SPACE Relocation Available: No Career Area: Scientist Clearance Level: TS/SCI Type: Full-Time Virtual Location: no Work Schedule: FLEX9x80A-Friday off in 2nd week w/flex hrs/day Shift: First Apply Now

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