Lockheed Martin Systems Engineer in Boulder, Colorado

Description: Are you looking for an exciting career at one of the top Aerospace and Defense Companies? A fulfilling position that challenges your mind, grows your skills, and contributes to our Nation’s most critical missions? At Lockheed Martin Space, we advance the frontiers of science, help militaries protect what matters most, and solve problems that others think are impossible.

Lockheed Martin's Apex Engineering Team develops and operates engineering and sustainment solutions for commercial, military and intelligence users across the globe. These mission critical efforts include development of innovative enterprise, cloud, and application-based solutions for mission management, tracking, processing, analysis and dissemination of information for space-based programs in support of national security.

Our APEX team in Boulder Colorado is looking for a motivated Systems Engineer to augment our Agile Teams in support of Overhead Persistent Infrared (OPIR) programs.

As a member of a high-performing team you must be passionate about your trade, focused on mission system quality, and supportive of timely delivery of features and capabilities. This position involves interacting with stakeholders to define requirements, stories, and interfaces. Candidates will work with the team to develop high-level technical solutions, size and prioritize work, as well as document and verify work completion. Candidates should expect to lead the team through architecture, design, and test of all features in accordance with the Apex Agile process.

This position is in our Boulder, Colorado location which has amenities such as a fitness center and a collaborative and modern Agile workspace.

Basic Qualifications:

Bachelor’s degree from an accredited college/university in an engineering, computer science or scientific discipline.

Systems engineering knowledge and experience including requirements analysis, systems modeling, analysis and design.

Experience developing and delivering documentation.

TS/SCI eligibility.

Desired Skills:

Active Secret, TS/SCI clearance or eligibility for reinstatement.

Mission Data Processing experience.

Experience with Confluence, JIRA and Gliffy.

Experience architecting, accrediting and supporting cloud based systems.

Experience writing training documentation, system/user manuals and/or Interface Control Documents (ICDs).

Demonstrated understanding of Agile development within a scrum team.

Strong teamwork skills.

Excellent communication, organizational and interpersonal skills.



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.

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.

Join us at Lockheed Martin, where we’re engineering a better tomorrow.


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