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Software Engineer - Flight Simulation

Hurlburt Field, Florida

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Software Engineer - Flight Simulation

Hurlburt Field, Florida

Job ID: 569586BR Date posted: Sep. 14, 2021 Locations: Hurlburt Field, FloridaProgram: ACTS Description:There are people who say some ideas are impossible, unattainable or unrealistic. Then there are those of us who work at Lockheed Martin Rotary and Mission Systems. As a part of the Lockheed Martin community, we tackle the biggest and baddest challenges in the world and find solutions using creativity and collaboration.

AND WHERE THE SOLUTIONS DON’T EXIST? WE INVENT THEM.

So, if you’re looking for the challenge of a lifetime and a team of the brightest minds in the world, Rotary and Mission Systems is the place for you. If you’re looking for a place where learning is core to our identity, Rotary and Mission Systems is the place for you. And if you’re looking for a career that’s just as fun as it is hard work, well…you know.

Join us today and let’s make a difference together!

Lockheed Martin. Your Mission is Ours.

ABOUT OUR MISSION (https://www.lockheedmartin.com/en-us/who-we-are/business-areas/rotary-and-mission-systems.html)

WHAT DOES THIS ROLE LOOKS LIKE?

This individual will be responsible for software development and sustainment on multiple flight simulators and off-line support systems in support of the Air Force Special Operations Command (AFSOC) Air Commando Training Support (ACTS) contract at Hurlburt Field, Florida. Support shall include requirements analysis, design, development, implementation, testing, documentation, and maintenance of real-time software on high-fidelity flight simulations. The selected candidate will support the modification lead engineer in integrating new technologies and systems into the AC/MC-130J, CV-22, and C-146 simulators.


TO BE SUCCESSFUL, YOU WILL NEED TO:
Experience with software development and a bachelor's degree in Computer Science, Mathematics, or Engineering

Excellent communications skills and the desire to work on a dynamic team

Strong verbal and written communication skills

The ability to work flexible hours

Willing to travel as the need arises


BENEFITS OF EMPLOYMENT:
We may not know what's going to change the world next, but chances are we're already working on it, and you can, too. As part of our culture of innovation, you’ll have excellent benefits and amenities, an inclusive work environment, ongoing career development and support, rewards and recognition to honor your hard work, and more.


HERE ARE SOME OF THE BENEFITS YOU CAN ENJOY:
- Medical (some LM locations have on-site medical)

- Dental

- 401k (with generous matching)

- Paid time off including, (we have a 4x10 schedule which means: 52 three-day weekends!)

- Work/life balance, family-friendly environment

- Career development, career-growth, and lots of learning opportunities for aspiring minds

- Knowledgeable, encouraging and engaged leadership

- Mentorship opportunities

- Rewards & recognition

- Generous Tuition Reimbursement

Whether you’re new to the area or just like being socially involved, we encourage everyone to explore among our many employee networks and employee resource groups we have on site. Whatever your interests, there’s likely a community here for networking, becoming familiar with the area and enjoying common activities with coworkers.

Lockheed Martin’s competitive and comprehensive benefits package. (https://www.lockheedmartinjobs.com/working-here#benefits)

We support our employees, so they can support our mission. We remain an equal opportunity company.
Basic Qualifications:
- BS degree in Computer Science, Mathematics or Engineering

- Experience developing software for flight simulators

- 2+ years experience in Software Development Life Cycle

- Team skills and phenomenal communication skills

- Must be able to work flexible hours

- Willing to travel as required
Desired Skills:
Experience with or knowledge of aircraft flight dynamics, avionics, sensor, EW systems
Experience with Real-Time Software Development, Windows and Linux Operating Systems
Experience with C/C++, HTML, scripting, Git
Experience with Agile process, CI/CD
Security+ Certification
Current SECRET clearance 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: Non- standard 40 hour work week as assigned by leaderSecurity Clearance Statement: This position requires a government security clearance, you must be a US Citizen for consideration.Clearance Level: 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: Experienced ProfessionalBusiness Unit: RMSRelocation Available: PossibleCareer Area: Software Engineering Type: Full-Time Shift: First
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