Lockheed Martin Software Engineer in Herndon, Virginia
Description: Space is not a place to go, it’s a place to do, and at Lockheed Martin Space, we do difficult. In other words, we create, design and build stuff and send it into space, often flying the missions once up there. Whether it’s to Mars or taking samples of asteroids, our Engineers do the seemingly impossible. For over one hundred years, we have successfully pushed the boundaries of engineering to reach new heights. Our culture and environment empowers employees to dream big, make calculated decisions and create incredible products.
Lockheed Martin provides generous resources, inspiring work sites and a focus on work life balance to ensure creativity, best-in-class performance and drive pride in what we do. If you have the passion, commitment and courage to dream big and want to build a better tomorrow, then Lockheed Martin Space is for you.
The Paragon Organization is looking for software engineers to participate in the design, development, test and maintenance of complex mission application software and database applications. Paragon has long term / on-going work in support of multiple programs in various phases of their life cycle. You will have the opportunity to design and implement complicated math/physic intensive algorithms, support inter-component testing to ensure the mission is successful, and work with operations to allow the operators to most efficiently use the software. You will have the opportunity to expand your technical skill set by writing software in a variety of development languages (e.g. Java, C++, C#) on various Operating Systems (e.g. Linux, Windows)
Applicants selected will be subject to a government security investigation and must meet eligibility requirements for access to classified information. TS/SCI clearance required to start
Must have experience in some or all of the following object-oriented languages, technologies and operating systems:
- C++, Java, C#, Unix/Linux, Windows, Oracle/SQL.
- Excellent team orientation, oral and written communications skills.
- Program has a strong preference for candidates currently cleared at the TS level with SCI access.
- Domain knowledge of a mission planning and scheduling or command and telemetry system.
- Scripting languages (Perl, Shell)
- Agile software development experience.
- An aptitude for math and physics.
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.
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