Software Project Engineer Lead - Military veterans preferred

2019-04-11
Lockheed Martin (www.lockheedmartin.com)
Other

/yr

  full-time   employee   contract


Cape Canaveral
Florida
United States

Software Project Engineer Lead

Job ID: 479365BR
Date posted: Apr. 10, 2019
City: Cape Canaveral
State: Florida
Program: Fleet Ballistic Missile
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?

Your invitation to a bright future!

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.

As we enter a new era of Strategic Weapon Systems, 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 single day we use our unique skills and experiences to create, design and build solutions to some of the worlds’ hardest engineering problems. Do you want to be part of a culture that inspires employees to think big, perform with excellence and build incredible products? We provide the resources, inspiration and focus - if you have the passion and courage to dream big, then we want to build a better tomorrow with you.

What does this role look like?

Do you have a passion for working on emerging technologies? The Fleet Ballistic Missile (FBM) program is experiencing significant growth and we need your expertise to deliver amazing new technologies to our customers. We have opportunities in the FBM Information Systems (IS) Applications group to get in on the ground floor of a modernization effort that will shape the future of the organization. This is a rare opportunity to work closely alongside our Navy Strategic Systems Program (SSP) partners to field several future strategic systems applications that the nation urgently needs.

This role will offer you the following daily challenges:

As a Lead Project Engineer, you will:
- Perform the responsibilities of project management and cost account management to include project planning, resource management, execution and scope management, and EVMS
- Lead a diverse technical team, that is located across multiple areas, to successfully deliver on contract commitments
- Develop and maintain System Engineering documentation in support of the projects
- Lead the team through agile software development best practices in an environment that requires EVMS
Applicants selected will be subject to a government security investigation and must meet eligibility requirements for access to classified information.
Basic Qualifications:
To be successful, you need to possess these basic qualifications:

• Bachelor’s degree from an accredited college in a related discipline, or equivalent experience/combined education, with 9 years or more of professional experience; or 7 years of professional experience with a related Master’s degree.
• Demonstrated understanding of all major components of a distributed software system (application, web-tier, services, database, OS, network)
• Experience with software requirements solicitation, verification and use-case design
• Experienced in creating/implementing software development plans and estimates
• Experience with interpreting and understanding software architectures, requirements, and design
• Highly developed critical thinking and problem solving skills.
• Excellent English communication skills, both written and verbal.
• Must be a US Citizen, and be able to obtain and maintain a SECRET clearance, to support this government contract.
Desired Skills:
To be successful, ideally, you should also have:

• Experience managing large-scale distributed software projects
• Demonstrated experience in developing, maintaining, and managing Integrated Master Schedule (IMS) using MS Project
• Experience managing budget and schedule of engineering/development effort as a Control Account Manager (CAM)
• Experience with software estimation models and methodologies
• Project management to include Resolution of Action items, Risk Management, Program Status Reviews, Supplier management, CDRL deliveries
• Demonstrated experience using the Agile development framework throughout all stages of the Software Development Lifecycle (SDLC) including: Analysis, Design, Development, Software Test Planning, Unit, Integration and Regression Test, Deployment and Sustainment.
• Experience with AWS cloud and/or equivalent cloud services
• Experience architecting cloud native software systems and/or porting on-premises heritage applications to a cloud environment
• Experience in leading software development teams to successful outcomes
• Experience working with software system diagrams (UML/SYSML/DODAF)
• Experience with RMF/DFAR cybersecurity controls
• Prior US Navy experience and applicable program work experience directly interfacing with government program leads

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:

• Medical
• Dental
• 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



…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.
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: Information Technology
Clearance Level: Secret
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