Software Engineer

  • Job Reference: 96291648-2
  • Date Posted: 2 July 2019
  • Recruiter: Lockheed Martin
  • Location: Fort Worth, Texas
  • Salary: On Application
  • Sector: Software Engineering
  • Job Type: Permanent

Job Description

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 Software Systems group in Fort Worth, TX. This position requires a 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 responsible for software development and integration. The candidate will be responsible for all phases of developing and maintaining mission system software and leading efforts. Candidate responsibilities will span the technology development lifecycle, including requirements generation, system 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. The ability to travel on occasion for team interaction and integration and test activities is required.

Experience with C++ and XML based open standards is required. Experience with modular open mission systems architectures, Common Software Baseline processes, Service Oriented Architecture, and Agile processes is highly desired. Experience with all phases of the Software Engineering Process from requirements generation, through development, integration, and test is required. In addition, recent work experience with Mission Systems Software is a plus.

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

Must be a US Citizen; this position requires a government security clearance. This position is located at a facility that requires a Secret DoD clearance.

Basic Qualifications:

* Bachelor's degree from an accredited college in Software Engineering, Computer Science, Systems Engineering, Electrical Engineering, Aeronautical Engineering, Mechanical Engineering, Cyber Security Engineering, Aerospace Engineering, Physics, or any other Engineering degree.
* Experience with C++

Desired Skills:

Service Oriented Architecture

Continuous Delivery (Ansible)

Information Assurance/Secure Software Development Experience

Test Driven Development (ATDD, BDD, TDD, etc.)

Unit Test Frameworks (GoogleTest, xUnit, etc.)

Containers (Docker, Kubernetes, etc.)

Automated Test Development

Python, and Java

Mission Planning Software

Service Oriented Architecture Knowledge

Object Oriented Analysis and Design

Agile Software Development

Windows Operating System

Linux Operating System

Message Broker Technology (e.g. Active MQ, DDS)

Configuration Management Systems (e.g. Git)

Agile Process Tools (e.g. Jira, VersionOne)

Software Development Tools (e.g. Visual Studio, Eclipse)

Atlassian Tools (e.g. Bitbucket, Jira, Confluence)

Continuous Integration (e.g. Jenkins, Bamboo)

System test and Integration experience

UCI Knowledge

Modular Open Mission Systems Development

Mission Systems and Battle Management Knowledge

Active Secret Clearance



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