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Cherry Hill, New Jersey

Cherry Hill, New Jersey

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Job ID: 653027BR Date posted: Sep. 25, 2023 Program: ACL
Description:Yes, we do Cyber! For the past 16 years, the Advanced Concepts Laboratory’s (ACL) team of world class engineers and applied researchers has been developing advanced cyber capabilities for DoD and IC customers. Our Information Operations (IO) and Computer Network Operations (CNO) technologies provide our customers with leap-ahead capabilities that enable them to attack some of our nation’s most difficult problems.

Cyber is an evolutionary domain and ACL is on the revolutionary edge. We’re a team that’s passionate about Cyber and loves to solve the hard problems. Do you enjoy tackling problems whose solutions aren’t obvious? Is the idea of building an operational capability exciting? Do you thrive in an open, collaborative environment? If any of these are true, we’d love the opportunity to talk to you!

The development of cyber capabilities relies upon a wide variety of skills and expertise. If you have passion for Firmware or Kernel level development, OS/Network/Application design or vulnerability and malware analysis, Reverse Engineering, or IO and CNO technology development, you may be a great candidate to join our growing team. If you have strong software development skills in C, C++, and Python, experience with debuggers like gdb, Valgrind, windbg, understand network protocols and inter-process communication, and are capable of executing guided research tasks, we would like to explore your interest in joining us on our extraordinary journey.

If selected, you will become a member of a world class team of applied researchers and engineers that contributes to beyond state-of-the-art customer and internally funded R&D.
Basic Qualifications:
Pursuing degree in technical disciplines such as:
 Computer Science, Computer Engineering, Electrical Engineering, or Mathematics
- 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:
 Software-based automation
 Compiler design
 Cyber security topics (vulnerability analysis, reverse engineering, etc)
 Machine-learning/Artificial Intelligence/Autonomy
 Embedded Systems
 Networking (fixed, mobile, security, implementation)
Desired Skills:
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)
Security Clearance Statement: This position requires a government security clearance, you must be a US Citizen for consideration.
Clearance Level: Top Secret
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.
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 Intern
Relocation Available: Housing Stipend
Career Area: Software Engineering
Type: Call-In
Shift: First
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