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Systems Engineer

Apply Now Job ID: 509365BR Date posted: Nov. 07, 2019 City: Herndon State: Virginia Program: GVS
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 outstanding 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 perfection and build 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.

As a systems engineer at Lockheed Martin, you’ll have an opportunity to build a better world every day – from integrating threat information and analyzing complex data to monitoring climate change, securing the nation’s borders and protecting critical infrastructure. For most Americans, these challenges belong merely to headlines and tweets. But our systems engineers routinely work on a broad range of programs and projects, each geared to significant human needs. Whatever your assignment, you’ll use your education and experience to tackle formidable challenges. Meanwhile, you can rely on the resources of a global technology leader to back the kind of innovation that has characterized our historic breakthroughs. So create a better world while you build your future. Become a Lockheed Martin Systems Engineer. You are meant to benefit humanity.

This role will support the GVS program based out of Herndon, VA. The Systems Engineer will be a member of the Operations Team who support our enterprise system and services to ensure GVS systems operate well and customer needs are met.

- You will work with customers to solve issues and answer questions regarding GVS capabilities and services.

- As part of the Operations team, you will collaborate with the customer, subcontractors, local engineers, and geographically dispersed teammates and customers to ensure GVS systems operate well according to contractual requirements

- Perform systems maintenance such as security scans and software patching

- Regular on-call support, outside of 6 am- 6 pm, is required for this position and requires the ability to physically access the Herndon DEP II facility.
Basic Qualifications:
• Must have at least a bachelor’s degree
• Excellent written and verbal communication skills
• Ability to work in a fast-paced, dynamic, collaborative team environment
• Experience using Microsoft Office applications (Excel, Word, Powerpoint)
• Must be a United States citizen
• This position requires the ability to obtain and maintain a TS/SCI clearance
Desired Skills:
• Experience working with cloud environments, particularly for Amazon Web Services (AWS)
• Experience automating tasks by script
• Experience with Red Hat Enterprise Linux or similar distros
• Experience with Geospatial visualization applications or GIS technologies (Google Earth, ArcGIS, OpenLayers, Cesium)
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 Business Unit: ESS4400 SPACE Relocation Available: Possible Career Area: Systems Engineering: Other Clearance Level: TS/SCI Type: Full-Time Virtual Location: no Work Schedule: STANDARD-Mon-Fri/8 hours a day Shift: First Apply Now

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