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E1072:Software Engineer
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Early stage career professional looking for a new way to advance your career? Interested in being part of the next best adventure? Make a difference in human space exploration. NASA is sending humans to Mars and Lockheed Martin is building the spacecraft for these missions. Lockheed Martin has had vehicles on Mars since 1976 and has sent robotic vehicles throughout the solar system. Now we are leading the way for human space flight expansion into the solar system. Come grow your career and explore with us – join the Orion team that builds the software for the next generation of human space exploration vehicles. Exploration Mission -2 will be the first crewed mission beyond Earth Orbit since Apollo – come join on this mission to return humans to deep space.
This opening is for a Software Engineer for the Lockheed Martin Orion Multi-Purpose Crew Vehicle (MPVC) Software Integrated Product Team (IPT). Opportunities exist in a variety of Flight Software applications – including displays and controls; life support systems; vehicle utilities; guidance, navigation, and control; and back-up flight software systems.
In this role, you will be working in the development and test of software throughout the entire software development cycle and working in a collaborative team environment.

Learn more about Orion at:
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– Fun facts: What flew on Orion’s maiden voyage? (Hint: All kinds of things!)

Basic Qualifications
•Bachelor’s degree in Computer Science, Computer Engineering, Aerospace Engineering, or closely related technical field with 2 years related professional experience; or a related Master’s degree with minimal related professional experience.
•Familiar with Object Oriented Software Design is required
•A demonstrated interest and ability to learn new tools and technologies and leverage those to successfully complete projects in a timely manner is required.
•Demonstrated ability to communicate clearly and effectively both verbally and in writing is required.
•The ability to work well in a team environment and independently is required.
•Proficiency with C / C++

Desired skills
•Experience utilizing an integrated development environment (IDE)
•Experience with Software Configuration Management tools (such as Perforce, GIT, Tortoise SVN, or equivalent); fundamental understanding of SWCM for Master’s degree without relevant experience
•Linux / Unix experience a plus
•Python / Scripting experience a plus
•IBM Rhapsody / Model Driven development a plus
•Green Hills Integrity / Embedded programming a plus
• VxWorks programming a plus
• Environmental Life Control Systems Experience a plus
• Knowledge of IP network configuration/protocols a plus
• Guidance, Navigation and Control experience a plus
• Propulsion knowledge/experience a plus
• Electrical Power Systems experience a plus
• Automated mission sequencing knowledge/experience a plus
• Open GL experience a plus
• Java a plus

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): Littleton Colorado
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9x80A-9,9,9,9,8 hrs/d in wk1, /9,9,9,9,off in wk2
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