Research Scientist

Description:Looking for a career with purpose? One that challenges your mind, grows your skills and contributes to our Nation's most critical missions? Do you pride yourself on solving problems that others think are impossible? If you answered yes to these questions, then we would like you to join Lockheed Martin's SSC Mission Solutions, Advanced Technology & Software Solutions Engineering Team! Mission Solutions develops, delivers, and operates affordable engineering and sustainment solutions for commercial, military and intelligence users across the globe. These mission critical efforts include development of innovative enterprise, cloud and application-based solutions for mission management, command and control, collection orchestration and tasking, processing, data analysis and analytics along with premier operations and sustainment capabilities of space- based programs in support of national security.

Lockheed Martin is looking for a talented research scientist to support on-going programs and internal research and development efforts. The successful candidate must be flexible, motivated, details-focused, team-oriented and demonstrate a strong work ethic along with the ability to multi-task. The position requires experience in one of the following disciplines: Algorithm Development, Engineering Analysis, Data Analytics or Software Development.

Applicants selected will be subject to a government security investigation and must meet eligibility requirements for access to classified information. Ability to obtain a TS/SCI Clearance required for this role.
Basic Qualifications:
Acceptable degree programs will include only science and technology related programs such as Mathematics, Computer Science, Systems Engineering, Physics, etc.

Applicants selected will be subject to a government security investigation and must meet eligibility requirements for access to classified information, including US Citizenship.

Ability to obtain a TS/SCI Clearance required for this role.
Desired Skills:
Course work or project/job experience requiring analytics and/or algorithm development.

Proficiency with one or more of the following software languages: Java, C++, C#.

Candidate will have knowledge of basic software practices such as coding standards, unit testing and configuration management, database and System administration.

Familiarity with Agile Development Process a plus.

Strong communication skills a results oriented team player, creative thinker and problem-solver and follow all ethical standards of the Lockheed Martin Corporation.


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