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Apply Now Job ID: 539106BR Date posted: Sep. 14, 2020 City: LittletonState: Colorado Program: DSE
Description:Join us on the Janus and Lunar Trailblazer programs as we go explore asteroids and the lunar surface with a set of SmallSat spacecraft. Both programs are Deep Space Exploration (DSE) first set of NASA SmallSat missions. The Software lead role provides a challenging position to lead a small team of flight and simulation software engineers to develop, test, and verify mission critical Flight and Simulation software. The role requires both a high-level of technical proficiency in C/C++ while also being able to lead and be accountable for day-to-day oversight of the team, scheduling, team problem resolution, and accountability to program management for the Software. This is an exciting position, as DSE is making its first inroads into the SmallSat market with high expectations to continue to develop and expand this line of business.

The Janus Software Lead / CPE will provide leadership to a team of 2-5 software engineers within the DSE LOB. The Software Lead/CPE will report to the Janus Software Manager in the DSE LOB. Duties include:
Technical team leadership and oversight for not only Flight, but simulation Software developed to be used in software and hardware testbeds and on both the Janus and LTB spacecraft. The Lead will define and be responsible for the overall software schedule and delivery. The CPE will perform technical lead duties for full life-cycle development of the software, which includes architecture development, requirements analysis and definition, design, code, unit test, integration, SIQT and certification of the software item.

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:
-- Bachelors degree in engineering
-- At least 6 years overall technical experience in designing, writing, and testing embedded SW for spacecraft.
-- 9 years Full life-cycle Software Development experience (Requirements through SIQT)
-- Previous experience developing embedded real-time C/C++ software in a Linux/Unix environment for use in the VxWorks operating system.
Desired Skills:
-- Technical or lead Experience in Deep Space Exploration planetary space missions, such as Juno, GRAIL, GOES-R, MAVEN, InSight, OSIRIS-Rex, Lucy
-- Experience with DOORS, VxWorks OS, DSE SDE, and ASI MAX FSW
-- Experience developing and documenting software process, procedures and practices.
-- CPE or CPE delegate experience.
-- Experience with collection and analysis of software metrics data.
-- Experience with DOORS requirements management system.
-- Knowledge of spacecraft subsystems and interfaces
-- Indicated desire to develop leadership skills or documented on development plan
-- Excellent written and verbal communication skills, and interpersonal interface with customers
-- Demonstrated adherence to high ethical standards and conduct
-- Consistent record of acceptable or above performance for last 3 years
-- Ability to accept responsibility, exercise authority, and accountability for employee interactions
-- Demonstrated excellent reasoning, judgment, and professional behavior
-- Ability to work in a team environment and provide team leadership.
-- Ability to develop and present material at major program software reviews.
-- Ability to assist with costing of engineering changes (proficient in software estimation methods).
-- Ability to perform software task planning and allocate labor resources to tasks.
-- Ability to status and maintain software plans and schedules.
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.Telecommute: 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: 9x80 every other Friday offClearance Level: None 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: SPACERelocation Available: PossibleCareer Area: Software EngineeringType: Full-TimeVirtual Location: no Shift: First Apply Now

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