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Senior Flight Simulations Software Engineer/F-35/Orlando, FL

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E1073:Software Engineer Sr
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This Flight Simulations Software Engineer will work in an aeronautics and military flight simulations environment with cutting edge hardware and systems. This exciting opportunity will including developing robust military full flight simulations based on real-time mission conditions and variables for the F-35 Flight Simulator.

The ideal candidate will be a self-starter, have a can-do attitude, and be willing to take ownership and grow the capabilities of a very large, existing tactical environment. This position will provide an experienced engineer the opportunity to apply their existing knowledge of physics, engineering, and software development skills and grow domain knowledge in the area of tactical flight simulators (including aerodynamics, RADAR, jamming, landing aids, military communication protocols, basic flight maneuvers, tactics, artificial intelligence, etc.).

The engineer will be expected to contribute to the development of new features and resolution of existing defects. This includes contributing to the creation of software requirements/technical specification, implementation, test, and deployment within the bounds of the software processes and practices flowed to the team. The candidate will also collaborate with other teammates and from other engineering disciplines, including: hardware engineers, systems engineers, human factors engineers, and program management.

In addition to serving as an individual contributor, the engineer will also be expected to contribute to the technical leadership of one or more on-going efforts. This includes estimating new efforts, planning execution, tracking status, etc.

Basic Qualifications
Must have a current Secret clearance with an investigation within the last 6 years.

Bachelors degree from an accredited college in a related discipline, with 5 years of professional experience; or 3 years of professional experience with a related Masters degree.
• C/C++ computer applications development proficiency is required.
• Experience writing software for UNIX / Linux platform is required.
• Strong verbal & written communications skills are required.
• The ability to work effectively in a team environment is required.
• Strong collaboration skills are required.
• Must have the ability to obtain a Secret security clearance.
• Distributed Interactive Simulation (DIS)
• High Level Architecture (HLA)
• Computer Generated Forces (CGFs)
• Object-Oriented Design
• Familiarity with Physics Based Systems
• The ability to produce robust and accurate simulation software is required.

Desired skills
• Shell scripting
• Java
• Threat Systems
• Avonics Systems
• Familiarity with Sensor Systems (EO, IR, RADAR, EW)
• Familiarity with radio, weather, weapons, fly-out models, and/or aeronautical concepts
• Development in parallel processing environments (multi-threaded or multi-process)

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): Orlando Florida
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F-35/TD/Software OC
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Software Engineering
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Experienced Professional
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TEMPO: 9X80A - Standard Fri to Fri (Flex & Rigid)
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