Lockheed Martin Software Engineer in Orlando, Florida
The geospatial content engineer will work in a robust military ground and flight simulations environment with cutting edge hardware & systems. This exciting work will include providing content for Prepar3D. This work will include visual data base content development and production tasks. As a member of a multidisciplinary team, the engineer will have the opportunity to work with imagery, height maps, and vector data, fusing them together into immersive 3D worlds. The engineer will be working with the latest geospatial data sets and technologies to create accurate immersive environments for modern military aviation training. The engineer will collaborate regularly with other team disciplines in an effort to share best practices and make design suggestions. As a member of our interdisciplinary team, the engineer will work with 3D graphics developers, human performance engineers, and scenario designers to ensure the worlds you create render flawlessly and support mission critical training that saves lives. We offer a continuous learning environment with strong career growth and advancement opportunities. Security Clearance Requirements: Applicants selected will be subject to government security investigation and must meet eligibility requirements for access to classified information.
Basic Qualifications Basic qualifications for this position will include a BS Degree in Geography, Computer Science, Fine Arts, or related field and 2+ years of professional level experience. Experience working with commercially available geospatial database toolsets and formats is required. Strong verbal & written communications skills are required. The ability to collaborate effectively is required.
Must have the ability to obtain a Secret security clearance.
Desired skills Direct experience in one or more of the following areas: Image Generation system, hardware or software simulation design; visual/multispectral/terrain database design and/or generation, or simulator display design. Experience with GIS, geography, maps, geospatial concepts, elevation data, imagery, or airport scene data is desired. Experience with any of the following tools is desired. ESRI ArcInfo, ESRI ArcGIS, Presagis Creator, GlobalMapper, Terra tools, Adobe Photoshop, Corel Paint Shop Pro, Rockwell Collins ECT, Boeing MMRS Formatter, Altova XMLSPY, and/or Image Magik. Prior experience working with airport data such as Pictometry, GeoSketch, OpenFlight, Digital Maps, CADRG, Or DAFIF would be a plus. Experience in terrain modeling for thermal and/or radar sensors would be a plus. Experience with shell scripting languages such as Python or Kornshell is strongly desired. Experience with C++/C# is a huge plus.
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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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.
Job Location(s): Orlando Florida