Software Engineer - Military veterans preferred

Lockheed Martin (


  full-time   employee   contract

Kennedy Space Center
United States

Software Engineer

Job ID: 432524BR
Date posted: Jun. 13, 2018
City: Kennedy Space Center
State: Florida
Program: Advanced Programs
Description:With Human deep space exploration as a focus for the country, Lockheed Martin (LM) Advanced Development Programs (ADP) is looking to build a core team of highly motivated engineers comfortable with working in a fast paced, dynamic environment to help NASA meet these challenges.
Candidate will develop develop, test, deliver, maintain, and provide integration support for Orion Electrical Ground Support Equipment (EGSE) scripts for use by Jacobs in Exploration Ground Systems (EGS) Ground and Flight Application Software (GFAS) development for EM-1 as part of the Ground Handling and Operations Support Team (GHOST). Individual is responsible for contributing spacecraft operations and test scripts for Kennedy Space Center ground operations team. Further duties include documentation of operations processes and test procedures. Candidate will develop and share expertise on vehicle operations to ground operations personnel and work with customers to provide how-to information on an as-needed basis. Will serve as liaison from operations customer to Orion subsystem principal engineers.
Basic Qualifications:
Bachelor’s degree in computer science, computer engineering or related engineering discipline from an accredited college/university
Proficiency in Unix/Linux, C/C++, Java, Python, Perl and/or other scripting languages.
Good written and verbal communication skills.
Excellent problem solving and troubleshooting skills.
Desired Skills:
Experience with Eclipse.
Scripting experience with Python, Perl or related languages
Experience developing maintainable code, performing unit, integration, and regression testing.
Experience with software troubleshooting (debugging, testing, compiling) and software lifecycle (requirements, design, code and unit test and documentation).
Hardware/software integration experience
Candidate will be working in a lab environment, so experience with lab processes is a plus.
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.
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.

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.
Experience Level: Experienced Professional
Business Unit: ESS4400 SPACE
Relocation Available: Possible
Career Area: Software Engineering
Clearance Level: None
Type: Full-Time
Virtual Location: no
Work Schedule: 9x80A-9,9,9,9,8 hrs/d in wk1, /9,9,9,9,off in wk2
Shift: First