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Description: The coolest jobs on this planet or any other are with Lockheed Martin Space.

At the dawn of a new space age, Lockheed Martin is a pioneer, partner, innovator and builder. Our amazing men and women are on a mission to make a difference in the world and every day we use our unique skills and experiences to create, design and build solutions to some of the worlds hardest engineering problems. Our culture encourages employees to dream big, perform with excellence and create incredible products. We provide the resources, inspiration and focus and if you have the passion and courage to dream big, we want to build a better tomorrow with you.

Going to space is just the beginning. It s what you do when you get there that matters. Lockheed Martin builds the satellites and spacecraft that do amazing things in space for government and commercial customers. Connecting people. Advancing discovery. And protecting what matters most. Lockheed Martin-built satellites give earlier warning of severe weather, connect troops on the battlefield, and deliver GPS directions to a billion people worldwide.

As we look to the future, we re driving innovations to help our customers do even more in orbit. That s why we re crafting smarter satellites that operate like smartphones in the sky, with apps that can be updated in orbit so they can adapt as mission needs on the ground change. Your mission is ours. And as that mission evolves, we ll be ready. Will you?

What does this role look like?

Every day, our 100,000 employees come to work with one focus our customers missions. Our customers tackle the hardest missions. Those that demand extraordinary amounts of courage, resilience and precision. They re dangerous. Critical. Sometimes they even provide an opportunity to change the world and save lives. Those are the missions we care about.

Lockheed Martin Space is not just about satellites... the Strategic & Missile Defense business area offers growing opportunities to work programs focused on the protection of our nation and allies from a multitude of threats. Our exciting programs are dynamic in nature and often times focus on significant geo-political trends.

This role will offer you the following daily challenges:

As a software architect in Lockheed Martin s Space Systems Company, you ll design revolutionary systems for a wide range of customers. You ll coordinate technical requirements among diverse projects to obtain maximum synergy across designs. You ll leverage the latest design principles including service-oriented architecture and cloud design. You ll mentor a top-notch cadre of architects and systems engineers. And you ll empower Lockheed to win new business based on your designs.
Basic Qualifications:
To be successful, you need to possess these basic qualifications:

Fluency in a wide range of software design principles that enable maintainability, reuse, and interoperability
Coordinate across a diverse set of projects to attain design synergy and reduce costs and effort
Develop long-term technical roadmaps and convince nontechnical audiences of their value
Define system level solutions to fulfill customer needs
Mastery of service-oriented architecture or microservices-based architectures
Mastery of at least one enterprise-grade programming language: Java, C++, or equivalent
Conversant in a wide range of other programming languages
Bachelor s degree in technical discipline
Must be a US Citizen, and be able to obtain and maintain a TOP SECRET clearance, to support this government contract.
Desired Skills:
To be successful, ideally, you should have:

Master s degree in Computer Science or master s degree in technical field with ample software experience strongly preferred
Applications Programming Interface (API) Design
Publish/subscribe architectures
High-volume data streams
Real time systems
Algorithm design and performance analysis
High availability systems
Ecosystem development
Agile software development
Proposals and business development
Cloud based architectures
Container-based design, such as through Docker or comparable technology
Satellite ground system experience
Experience with ecosystems of applications
Experience with satellite imagery, computer vision, or imagery analysis
Unified Modelling Language (UML), or other structured design language
Software test methodology and test automation
U.S. federal secret security clearance strongly preferred
Must be willing to apply for secret and TS/SCI security clearances

Benefits of Employment:

To promote the sharing of ideas, Lockheed Martin champions an inclusive work environment that urges differences and big-picture thinking.

Our employees play an active role in strengthening the quality of life where we live and work by volunteering more than 850,000 hours annually. Here are some of the benefits you can enjoy:

401k {with generous matching}
Paid time off including, {25 three-day weekends}
Work/life balance, family-friendly environment
Career development, career-growth, and lots of learning opportunities for aspiring minds
Fun, talented and witty teammates
Knowledgeable, supportive and engaged leadership
Diverse, inclusive and community-minded organization
Mentorship opportunities
Rewards & recognition
Generous Tuition Reimbursement

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just to name a few reasons to join Lockheed Martin Space!

Join us at Lockheed Martin, where your mission is ours. Our customers tackle the hardest missions. Those that demand extraordinary amounts of courage, resilience and precision. They re dangerous. Critical. Sometimes they even provide an opportunity to change the world and save lives. Those are the missions we care about.

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* The salary listed in the header is an estimate based on salary data for similar jobs in the same area. Salary or compensation data found in the job description is accurate.

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