Lockheed Martin Software Engineer Asc in Colorado Springs, Colorado

Description: This position is in support of the Air Force’s Next Generation (Next Gen) overhead persistent infrared (OPIR) missile-warning satellite constellation. Our Integrated Simulator (ISIM) team develops the satellite software simulator for the satellite hardware, the space environment surrounding the satellite, and all ground satellite navigation and control functions. Our simulator validates thousands of satellite commands and the resulting satellite space telemetry. Our Next Gen work will be supporting software simulator development, testing, training, and launch operations support for multiple Atlas 5 launches running through 2027.

Experience with modeling & simulation frameworks is desired. Will be responsible for software engineering, architecture, design, development and unit testing. Engineer will be coordinating with team to assess satellite hardware design to provide software solutions simulating the satellite hardware's execution and capabilities. This engineer will work with customers to support operational analysis, test development, debugging, and test events.

The candidate must be able to communicate effectively with the team to work through road blocks and resolve issues quickly.

Applicants selected will be subject to a government security investigation and must meet eligibility requirements for access to classified information.

Basic Qualifications:

Bachelors degree from an accredited college in a related discipline, or equivalent experience/combined education.

Desired Skills:

Experience in software and systems engineering


Java and/or C++

GPS and/or SBIRS experience

Linux operating system experience

Experience in satellite operations

Experience in real-time simulations or satellite simulations

Experience with electrical and/or mechanical engineering diagrams and specifications

Experience with test automation

Knowledge of Agile methodologies



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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