Software Engineer / Architect

Description: The Skunk Works (Lockheed Martin Advanced Development Program) is looking for world class talent in Mission Systems and Software to be a part of a team that will carry on our 75 year tradition making history in advanced aircraft development.

This position is with the Advanced Development Programs Common Systems group in Fort Worth, TX. This position requires an experienced software engineer to work with a software development team. The team uses a wide application of modern technical principles, theories, and concepts in the software field to develop, integrate, and test open mission systems software products that can be applied to air and ground based systems.

The candidate will be involved in three main areas - 1) System Architecture, 2) Proposal Generation, Customer shaping, and Program Management Assistance, and 3) Software Development and Integration. The candidate will be responsible for all phases of developing and maintaining mission system infrastructure, application, and simulation software. Candidate responsibilities will span the technology development lifecycle, including requirements generation, system architecture and software design and implementation, integration and flight test, and adjudicating change requests as the software is updated, tested, and integrated. Integration activities will include a multitude of host systems, such as live assets of varying capability and structure, simulated systems, and laboratory environments that include constructive simulations, physical hardware, and system simulations.

The successful candidate will work with a high-performing multi-site, multi-program team and must be self-motivated with a strong work ethic, time-management, and interpersonal skills. The successful candidate must have demonstrated effective communication skills as the position will require frequent inter-organizational and outside customer interactions. Significant travel for team interaction and integration and test activities is required.

Demonstrated leadership experience is required. Experience with C++ and/or Java is required. Experience with XML based open standards, modular open mission systems architectures, Common Software Baseline processes, and Agile processes and tools is highly desired. The candidate must have experience with all phases of the Software Engineering Process from requirements generation, through development, integration, and test. In addition, recent work experience with embedded architectures, single board computers, hardware and software in the loop implementation and testing, and F-35 Mission Systems Software is a plus. Experience with supporting program leadership in proposals is also a plus.

The successful candidate will need to pass a security screening before interview.

Must be a US Citizen. This position is located at a facility that requires special access and a Top Secret security clearance to start.
Desired Skills: • C# language
• XML knowledge
• Service Oriented Architecture Knowledge
• Object Oriented Analysis and Design
• Object Oriented Programming
• Agile Software Development
• Linux and Windows Operating Systems
• Message Broker Technology (e.g. Active MQ)
• UML tools (e.g. Rational Rose, Rhapsody)
• Configuration Management Systems (e.g. Git)
• Agile Process Tools (e.g. Version One)
• Software Development Tools (e.g. Visual Studio, Eclipse)
• Atlassian Tools (e.g. Stash, Jira)
• Continuous Integration (e.g. Jenkins, Bamboo)
• Cost Accountability Management Experience
• Requirements generation and system interface development
• System test and Integration experience
• UCI Knowledge
• Modular Open Mission Systems Development
• Mission Systems and Battle Management Knowledge
• Proposal Experience
• Project Management Experience
• Experience leading small teams of engineers
• System Architecture Experience
• Great Interpersonal Skills
• Cross Lockheed Martin Business Area Experience preferred
• Active Top Secret Clearance
• Bachelors or Above Degree in Engineering/Technical Discipline
• Experience with C++ and/or Java
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.
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