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Lockheed Martin Principal Software Engineer Sr. in Schriever AFB, Colorado

COVID-19 continues to significantly impact our employees, families and communities. With employee health and safety as our top priority, and as a federal contractor, Lockheed Martin is taking action to address the increased risk and uncertainty COVID-19 variants pose in the workplace and ensuring we meet our commitments to national security.

To uphold safety for all employees, we will continue to request vaccination status for all Lockheed Martin employees including new hires. All current and newly hired employees are required to follow onsite safety measures based upon the COVID-19 Community Level at the specific work location.

Description: If you have a burning passion to meet challenges head-on, then read the following, and if you meet the requirements, apply directly today!

At Lockheed Martin, we believe that by applying the highest standards of business ethics and forward-thinking, everything is within our reach – and yours as a Lockheed Martin employee. We value your unique skills and expertise, and we aim to give back continuously by offering a wide variety of benefits and amenities to help our employees live flexible, balanced, and fulfilling lives at, and outside of, work.

Lockheed Martin Rotary and Mission Systems has an opportunity for a talented Software Engineer to support the Specialized Warfighter Development Contract (SWDC) program at Schriever SFB in Colorado Springs, CO.

This position is responsible for the design, development, documentation, testing, deployment, and debugging of software applications. This includes researching, identifying, and implementing solutions to complex, multi-disciplinary software


Work will include planning and executing team projects, developing work packages,

developing prototypes and customer

demonstrations, in addition to analyzing algorithm performance, subsystems, and interfaces.

Primary responsibilities will include:

• New feature implementation that allows for smooth integration with pre-existing systems

• Software development using Agile Methodology

• Utilizing Jira to document bugs and enhancements

• Software engineering support for multi-language (C/C++, Python, and Java) and complex software systems

• Enhance usability, performance, and maintainability of systems via analysis and bug fixes

• Coordinate, integrate, and resolve defects in conjunction with the test team

Seeking candidates who find satisfaction in working on challenging and diverse assignments in collaborative settings across all levels.

Here are some of the benefits you can enjoy:

• Medical (some LM locations have on-site medical)

• Dental

• 401(k) with generous matching

• Paid time off including, (we have a 9x80 schedule)

• Generous Tuition Reimbursement

Learn more about our competitive and comprehensive benefits package:


We are an equal opportunity employer and value diversity at our company. We do not discriminate on the basis of race, religion, color, national origin, sex, gender, gender expression, sexual orientation, age, marital status, veteran status, or disability status. We will ensure that individuals with disabilities are provided reasonable accommodation to participate in the job application or interview process, to perform essential job functions, and to receive other benefits and privileges of employment. Please contact us to request an accommodation.

Basic Qualifications:

*Must currently have a DoD Secret Security Clearance to be considered for this position*

• Linux experience

• C/C++ and Python proficiency

• Object Oriented Programing (OOP) experience

Desired Skills:

• OO design pattern and modern data structure experience

• Configuration management software experience (i.e. Git, etc.)

• Software development and troubleshooting in a team environment

• Legacy software and modernization effort experience

• Java and shell scripting language experience

• Agile development experience

• Atlassian Tool Suite experience

• Technical leadership experience

• Full software development lifecycle experience



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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