Software Engineer - Military veterans preferred

Lockheed Martin (


  full-time   employee   contract

United States

Software Engineer

Job ID: 479369BR
Date posted: Apr. 11, 2019
City: Suffolk
State: Virginia
Description:The successful candidate will join a team of experienced operations project managers at the Lockheed Martin Center for Innovation (CFI) in Suffolk, VA engaging in the development and execution of wargaming, experimentation, analysis, and capability demonstration. The work will be in a fast-paced environment and will require the individual to multi-task and pay attention to details, delivering flawless execution on all assignments.

The position is referred to as an Analytical Collaboration Environment (ACE) Architect. Independently and as a team member, the selected candidate will conduct and participate in planning and execution of various wargame campaigns, experiments, and workshops. ACE activities vary in scope, but all have four principle components:
1) Development of the analytical construct
2) Analytical Collaboration Environment (ACE) design and construction
3) Workshop execution and database population
4) Data extraction, formatting and analysis.
The ACE Architect must have situational and content awareness on the first component, is the lead for the second component, provides continuous support for the third, and recurring support for the fourth component.

The ACE construct is the participants’ interface with the collection database. The primary tool utilized for development of this information technology construct is Facilitate Pro, a commercially provided collaboration software suite ( The access to the collaborative database must be user-friendly, reliable, tested, and supported continuously during the ACE event execution window.

The individual will work independently and/or under general supervision, with that work reviewed for soundness of technical judgment and overall adequacy. The individual must be able to determine and pursue, through functional cross-coordination, the courses of action necessary to obtain desired results.

This individual will be required to develop presentations, worksheets, and documents utilizing Microsoft Office and should have sufficiently advanced knowledge to prepare professional presentations.

The selected individual will hold strong interpersonal and communications skills and demeanor to represent the CFI to customers, teammates, management and staff.

This position may require some travel.
Basic Qualifications:
•Bachelors degree from an accredited college in a related discipline, or equivalent experience/combined education, with 2 years of professional experience

•The individual must possess proficiency in Microsoft software particularly Excel, Power Point, Word and SharePoint, and must have effective written and verbal communication and basic customer service skills.

•Ability to program in HTML to be able to customize the FacPro site for the ACE event.

•Excellent organizational skills are required to manage the level of detail required to set up and execute an ACE event.

•Ability to obtain a Secret clearance.
Desired Skills:
• 2 years minimum related work experience with a Bachelor’s degree.

•A software background, or an understanding of the software development process, is recommended since the process for setting up a Facilitate Pro ( site for an ACE event involves designing the site, building/coding the FacPro construct, testing the site and integrating the collected data with the Operations Analysis Tool Suite.

•Analytical aptitude and understanding of best practices in analytical surveys and questionnaires

•Creativity – must be able to “think outside the box” in order to implement and execute new ways of using Facilitate Pro ( and html to design a new or tailor an existing ACE construct.

•Experience with web pages and web protocol is desired to help with debugging.
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
Relocation Available: Possible
Career Area: Software Engineering
Clearance Level: Secret
Type: Full-Time
Virtual Location: no
Work Schedule: FLEX9x80A-Friday off in 2nd week w/flex hrs/day
Shift: First