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Software Engineering Associate Manager

Littleton, Colorado

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Software Engineering Associate Manager

Littleton, Colorado

Job ID: 550179BR Date posted: Feb. 23, 2021 Locations: Littleton, ColoradoProgram: SP-CPP Description:Space Protection Programs (SPP) is looking for emerging leaders to help develop the future of Spacecraft Flight Software (FSW) at Lockheed Martin Space.
Space Protection Programs is seeking a skilled Software Engineering Associate Manager who can guide a team through a complex mission application software development life cycle. Candidate must have the ability to take ownership of software development activities and drive the application of agile methods that require a multifaceted execution approach, depending on the time-phased needs of the program. Responsible for frequent use and application of software engineering standards and techniques, including Object Oriented Design and Agile development techniques in addition to the training, coaching, and mentoring of agile teams and leaders. Will work in a highly collaborative environment with frequent and direct interaction with peers and occasional customer interactions.

In this role you will:
- Contribute to the technical strategy and vision from the Lockheed Martin Space organization into the products produced out of SPP
- Manage the software development and test environment, COTS/FOSS hardware and software, and in-house developed software packages and tools
- Ensure company command media is followed and advocate continuous process improvement
- Manage the peer review process and utilize the associated metrics as objective evidence of project status and forecasted progress
- Manage the software problem reporting system and utilize the associated metrics for process improvement
- Coordinate requirements, data, and test case inputs with system engineers and subsystem engineers
- Perform Control Account Manager (CAM) tasks - Plan and manage project schedules
- Prepare cost estimates and manage budgets including support of proposals - Provide regular status briefings to program management. Identify technical, cost, and schedule risks
- Manage staffing within an SPP FSW team.
Basic Qualifications:
• Proven experience in full life cycle Software Development
• Excellent verbal and written communication skills
• Proven technical leadership skills with ability to lead a multidisciplinary team
• Experience developing detailed plans in support of technical assignments
• Active TS/SCI clearance with Poly.
Desired Skills:
•Prior Spacecraft Flight Software development experience
•Knowledge of embedded systems architectures and test experience using embedded systems.
•Agile development experience
•Prior engineering management or project lead experience including task planning, resource management, and employee development and mentoring
•Demonstrated ability to manage complex technical systems/programs
•Experience working in technical teams across multiple locations
Integration and test experience with large complex software systems
•Continuous integration experience 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: 9x80 every other Friday offSecurity Clearance Statement: This position requires a government security clearance, you must be a US Citizen for consideration.Clearance Level: TS/SCI w/Poly 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: Information Technology Type: Full-Time Shift: First
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