Lockheed Martin Satellite System Engineer in Aurora, Colorado

Description: This position is a Monday-Friday Mission Planning position. Mission planners are responsible for developing strategies in order to satisfy customer requirements. Mission planners utilize complex system software to accomplish all ground and space system tasks and recommend improvements, and analyze software and system performance with respect to mission operations. The selected candidate will be required to successfully complete the Mission Planner certification. Additional certifications, including support to 24/7 shift operations, will be required after initial certification.

Applicants selected will be subject to government security investigations and must meet eligibility requirements for access to classified information.

Desired Skills: Working knowledge of site operations and previous assignment in OCMC would be considered ideal.

Current or previous knowledge of mission management is a plus.

Customer interaction skills across the IC would be beneficial.

Desire to work in a detail oriented position supporting customers multiple times a day is required.


Strong operations oriented technical background and current or past experience and technical skills in one or more mission management systems. Strong oral and written communications skills, along with the ability to work in and build solid relationships in large operational working groups. Strong customer relation skills, with internal and external customers, a must. Must have a current SSBI and SCI access.

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.

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.