Lockheed Martin Software Engineer Associate in Huntsville, Alabama
It's a challenge that was once thought to be science fiction - hitting a bullet with a bullet. We pioneered the technology that turned fiction into reality. Today, we're delivering one of the most advanced missile defense systems in the world - Terminal High Altitude Area Defense, or THAAD. Be a part of the team behind the THAAD system that intercepts short- and medium-range missiles to protect soldiers, civilians and infrastructure.
This opportunity is for an early career Software Engineer to support Software Item (SI) development and integration for the Terminal High Altitude Area Defense (THAAD) Fire Control and Communications (TFCC) within the Ground component. Candidate must have a good understanding of Command and Control software and software development practices. Candidate will perform software development tasks, including software requirements definition, software design, code, unit test and integration testing. Candidate will also support the coordination of software builds. Candidate will perform tasks in accordance with program and Lockheed Martin software command media. The candidate must coordinate with other groups within Ground Systems to ensure a successful implementation of the software. The candidate must ensure adherence to master plans and schedules. Candidate will be responsible for implementing software fixes and developing new capabilities as required.
Ability to obtain Secret Clearance required for this role.
Basic Qualifications Bachelors or Masters degree in a Software, Computer Science, Computer Engineering or other related engineering program from an accredited college/university. This position requires special access to support the program and requires the selected candidate to be a US Citizen.
Desired skills Apex and UNIX experience is desired. Ada or C++ experience is desired. Candidate must have a good understanding of software development practices. Candidate must have good interpersonal skills and good communication skills, both written and oral.
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.
Join us at Lockheed Martin, where we’re engineering a better tomorrow.
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.
Job Location(s): Huntsville Alabama