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E1805:Comp Systems Architect Sr Stf

at Lockheed Martin Corporation

Posted: 5/23/2020
Job Reference #: 537330
Keywords: architecture

Job Description

Req ID

LMCareers Business Unit

External Market Job Title
Program Chief Architect

Work Schedule
9x80A-9,9,9,9,8 hrs/d in wk1, /9,9,9,9,off in wk2

Security Clearance



Business Area

72B0A00:Ground & Processing

Relocation/Housing Stipend Available

Job Code/Title
E1805:Comp Systems Architect Sr Stf

Job Class
Systems Engineering: System Architecture

Job Category
Experienced Professional

Mission Processing

Req Type

Job 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.

The Mission Processing Group within Mission Services, Systems & Solutions (MS3) Space is seeking an experienced Program Chief Architect with expertise in Requirements, Software Architecture, Algorithm Development, Software Development in an AGILE Scrum environment.

This is an exciting new opportunity for someone with a strong background in the leadership of a development team to get in on the ground floor of a large, forward-leaning cloud-based software solution of critical importance to US defense. You will direct a group of AGILE SCRUM development teams, responsible for creating a series of high performance back-end processing apps running on Amazon Web Services (AWS).

This project involves both significant new development as well as porting of some complex legacy software to the cloud. The position involves primarily Python development in evolving a new Apache Spark-based processing architecture on AWS for signal processing, as well as significant C or C++ development for key algorithms.

You will guide the teams to learn and implement Behavior Driven Development scenarios for automated testing, and will be responsible for regular deliveries of their apps. Teams will use JIRA and Confluence extensively, SCM using Bamboo (e.g git), plus Jenkins and Nexus. The project’s values include a strong emphasis on Clean Code practices, maintainability, and a culture of engineering excellence.

Typically has 14 - 20 years of professional experience.

To promote the sharing of ideas, Lockheed Martin fosters an inclusive work environment that encourages 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
• Paid time off
• Work/life balance
• Career development
• Mentorship opportunities
• Rewards & recognition

Learn more about Lockheed Martin’s competitive and comprehensive benefits package.

Basic Qualifications
• Software or Systems Engineering skills, such as Software Architecture and Development, Requirements Design and Verification
• Strong analytical skills and math / science background for understanding and implementing algorithms
• Proven leadership skills in a development environment, including the ability to give direction to development teams.

Desired skills
• Experience with Agile software development methodology
• Experience with GEOINT Systems
• Experience with Radar and/or SAR systems
• Experience with Test Driven Development, unit test tools and higher-level testing frameworks like Cucumber and Behave
* Experience leading design teams on a large-scale multi-contractor development program
* Experience and expertise in development, delivery, and support of capability into operations within AWS Cloud environments and 3rd party frameworks



King of Prussia


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.

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