Software Engineer (Early Career)
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Paid Time Off
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Depending on the position, we offer flexible work schedules.
Software Engineer (Early Career)
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Description:By bringing together people that use their passion for purposeful innovation, at Lockheed Martin we keep people safe and solve the world's most complex challenges. Our people are some of the greatest minds in the industry and truly make Lockheed Martin a great place to work.
With our employees as our priority, we provide diverse career opportunities designed to propel development and boost agility. Our flexible schedules, competitive pay, and comprehensive benefits enable our employees to live healthy, fulfilling life at and outside of work.
At Lockheed Martin, we place an emphasis on empowering our employees by fostering innovation, and integrity, and exemplifying the epitome of corporate responsibility.
Your Mission is Ours.
Lockheed Martin Space in Sunnyvale, CA is seeking a full-time Early Career Software Engineer. In this role, you will collaborate with project leads and System Engineers for software architecture decisions, participate in technical reviews and audits of software products and utilize model-based design approaches. Support development of complex system internal and external interfaces. The successful candidate will have experience and/or knowledge of performing software engineering lifecycle requirements following the program Software Development Plan (SDP) to include requirements analysis, object-oriented analysis & design (OOD), code & unit test, integration, and support to formal test and delivery. Must be a US Citizen; this position will require a government security clearance. This position is located at a facility that requires special access.
This position is in one of the Coolest places to work: Sunnyvale, CA
Bachelor's or Masters's degree in Computer Science, Computer Engineering, Software Engineering, or Electrical Engineering with Computer Science and Computer Engineering studies or another related discipline from an accredited college/university.
Must be a US Citizen; this position will require a government security clearance. This position is located at a facility that requires special access.
• Python, C, C++ programming experience, Sun Solaris, Linux, Windows, Object Oriented Methodologies, and UML Modeling Techniques.
• Fundamental knowledge of program planning principles.
• Experience developing real-time embedded software.
• Experience with single-board computers and real-time operating systems.
• Hardware/software integration.
• IBM Rational, Clearcase or equivalent SW CM Tool, Suites, IBM Rational ClearQuest or equivalent.
• Proficient with Microsoft Office Products
•Excellent written and verbal communication skills
•Ability to work in a collaborative and team-based environment Security Clearance Statement: This position requires a government security clearance, you must be a US Citizen for consideration.Clearance Level: TS/SCI 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 off 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: 4 yr and up CollegeBusiness Unit: SPACERelocation Available: PossibleCareer Area: Software Engineering Type: Full-Time Shift: First
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