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Cyber Architect Sr. Staff - AMMM

Marietta, Georgia

Marietta, Georgia

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Job ID: 663864BR Date posted: Mar. 28, 2024 Program: AMMM

Lockheed Martin Aeronautics. Be More Than You Can Imagine.

At Lockheed Martin Aeronautics, we're taking innovation to the next level. From designing the most advanced air vehicle to designing aircraft that defies gravity, our engineers live on the cutting edge of technology. Never have the opportunities for a technical career been so limitless.

This position is for a Senior Staff Cyber Architect on the Cyber Security Engineering (CSE) Cyber Architecture & Design team, directly supporting the Air Mobility and Maritime Missions (AMMM) Line of Business. The candidate for this position will be self-motivated with the ability to provide advanced engineering support related to assessing the cyber resiliency of existing system architectures, guiding the development of new system architecture modernizations/enhancements, and supporting proposal/new business captures.

This candidate will define approaches, improve the security of the platform by fully integrating throughout the system development lifecycle and represent CSE as the primary liaison to the System Engineering and Architecture community across various programs/contracts. This candidate will ensure that Cyber requirements are thoroughly addressed, decomposed, incorporated into early system architectures, matured through the design lifecycle, and verified in order to drive resiliency into an advanced avionics platform.

The optimal candidate for this role has deep platform knowledge and a breadth of experience integrating with engineering teams to execute direct contract scope for advanced Aero platforms/weapon systems. Additionally, the ability to innovate security solutions and guide the evaluation of new technologies for integration into new capability designs is expected.

Additional Responsibilities Include (but are not limited to):
• Articulating the impacts of emerging security requirements on new or existing designs.
• Communicating technical solutions across stakeholders (engineering, PM, cyber, USG, services, partners, etc.).
• Drive common solutions, patterns, and reuse at all system levels.
• Teach new technologies and methodologies (mentorship, knowledge continuity, etc.).

Must be a US citizen. This position is located at a facility that requires special access and a secret clearance updated within the last 5 years to be considered.

A level 5 employee typically has 14 - 20 years of professional experience.

What’s In It For You: 3 day weekends every weekend!
From onsite to remote, we offer flexible work schedules to comprehensive benefits investing in your future and security, Learn more about Lockheed Martin’s comprehensive benefits package here.

Who You Are
You are a self-starter and have the ability to work in a fast-paced environment. You are able to demonstrate sound judgment, possess a strong attention to detail, and make rational decisions. You thrive in an environment where you are empowered to work your craft, never settling for the bare minimum.

Our Commitment to DEI
We Hear You, We See You. At LM Aeronautics, we invest in people and promoting the sharing of ideas to create incredible solutions. We know that our success depends on the combined efforts of diverse-thinkers like you! At LM Aeronautics, we cultivate an inclusive environment that appreciates differences and unique thinking.

Our global commitment to diversity and inclusion reflects our values of doing what's right, respecting others and performing with excellence. Learn more here: Global DEI

At Lockheed Martin Aeronautics, we're taking innovation to the next level. From designing the most advanced air vehicle to designing aircraft that defies gravity, our engineers live on the cutting edge of technology.

This position is based out of Marietta, GA.

Basic Qualifications:
• Deep knowledge of embedded avionics systems/subsystems (AMMM platform preferred).
• Proficient understanding of the system development lifecycle for embedded avionics platforms.
• Experience leading integration across dynamic contractual efforts for major DoD acquisition programs.
• Experience with embedded System Architecture, Systems Engineering and Software Development.
• Strong interpersonal skills.
Desired Skills:
• Bachelor Degree in a STEM or Business-related discipline.
• Master's Degree in Computer Science, Cybersecurity, Software Engineering or Business-related discipline.
• Experience driving transformational growth and creating innovation strategies.
• Knowledge of Program and Company Command Media.
• Experience tracking/managing project deliveries to closure.
• Experience representing organizations at external forums, academia, and conferences.
• Ability to effectively communicate at any level of management.
• Ability to travel occasionally for direct program support.
Security Clearance Statement: This position requires a government security clearance, you must be a US Citizen for consideration.
Clearance Level: Secret with Investigation or CV date within 5 years
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: Part-time Remote Telework: The employee selected for this position will work part of their work schedule remotely and part of their work schedule at a designated Lockheed Martin facility. The specific weekly schedule will be discussed during the hiring process.
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: 4x10 hour day, 3 days off per week
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.
The application window will close in 90 days; applicants are encouraged to apply within 5 - 30 days of the requisition posting date in order to receive optimal consideration.
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
Relocation Available: Possible
Career Area: Cyber Security Architect
Type: Full-Time
Shift: First

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Lockheed Martin is the leader of cyber security defense, cyber operations and sensitive data protection. We employ the world's best cyber minds from diverse fields – people who are passionate about and empowered by our customers' missions. Lockheed Martin's best-in-cyber teams are experts in thinking like the enemy – identifying adversary activity and anticipating advanced persistent threats to strengthen platform defenses, inside and out of our networks.

Our Commitment to Sustainability: We foster innovation, integrity and security to preserve the environment, strengthen diverse communities and propel growth.

Here, the possibilities are endless because we offer:

  • Full Time
  • Level: Entry, Mid, Senior
  • Travel: Minimal, dependent on role

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What does a successful Cyber Security employee at Lockheed Martin look like?
Check out the info below to see if you have what it takes.

  • Analytical

    Advancing technologies and out of the box thinking that enable cyber operations, resulting in inventing solutions that will keep us safe today and into the future.

  • Creative

    Natural curiosity is an absolutely essential trait. Curiosity leads to continual learning which allows you to stay one step ahead of the threat.

  • Curious

    The ability to anticipate hackers’ intent and disrupt their next move is key. Seeking out new weaknesses before they become weaknesses. Proactively learning and updating systems is how we stay ahead of the threat.

  • Proactive

    We have hard problems to solve and we look for people who thrive at solving them, who can see problems from both the defensive and offensive sides.

  • Problem Solver

    Whatever you know today could be different tomorrow as security is constantly changing. Possessing strong technical skills and intellectual depth along with a willingness to continually learn from others is important to adapt to and address the Advanced Persistent Threat.

  • Technologically savvy

    The ability to analyze and disseminate threat intelligence. The ability to analyze and address the root cause, learn from the attack and anticipate the hacker’s next move.

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“Cyber is the most exciting career field! Every day, there's new cyber threat information that we leverage to shape our courses of action when identifying, assessing, developing, integrating, and continuously evaluating the effectiveness of defensive measures.”

Dr. Dawn B., Senior Fellow


  • Healthcare

    Medical, Dental and Vision coverage is available for employees who opt-in.

  • 401(k)/Retirement Plans

    Our 401(k) plan features generous matching and company contributions.

  • Professional Development

    We support our employees through mentoring, internal & external educational programs, networking, skills enhancement and career-building programs, funding for cyber certifications.

  • Maternity and Paternity Leave

    Our generous parental leave policies support your journey into parenthood. When you return to work, our facilities offer mother's rooms to support your transition and work/life balance.

  • Paid Time Off

    We offer PTO, paid holidays and paid time off for jury duty and military obligations.

  • Flex-time

    Depending on the position, we offer flexible work schedules.

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