Lockheed Martin Simulation Software Engineer in Fort Worth, Texas

Description: The Integrated Fighter Group (IFG) is recruiting for a Simulation Software Engineer to be part of the highly innovative Labs & Technical Services (L&TS) organization, responsible for developing and maintaining Aviation Simulation Systems utilized for systems development from concept design through production and delivery.

Successful candidate will provide solutions to a variety of technical problems of moderate complexity with a broad range of responsibilities to include simulation software requirements, design, development, integration, and verification. The selected candidate will work as an integral part of a highly motivated team using Agile methodologies.

Labs & Technical Services (L&TS) is a highly innovative organization, responsible for developing and maintaining manned aircraft weapon simulation systems utilized for weapons systems development from concept design through production and delivery. Within L&TS resides an extensive selection of simulators and software/systems integration test capabilities, including low-cost rapid prototyping concept development systems, full-dome handling qualities simulations, high-fidelity multi-ship, real-time, man-in-the-loop simulation systems, and hardware-in-the-loop mission systems and vehicle systems integration venues. Our products are used to advance weapon systems development, strengthen pilot familiarization, assess human factors, evaluate aircraft control laws, improve mission study effectiveness, provide test capabilities required for contract verification and provide integration testing and verification capabilities for aircraft systems and software.

This position may require unique program security clearances that will be initiated upon selection and acceptance in filling this position. Final approval of these security clearances is dependent upon the Department of Defense (DoD) and could take an extensive amount of time to be granted. During this waiting period, the work assignments directly related to this position will be limited. Therefore, auxiliary organization work assignments will be provided.

Must be a US Citizen. This position is located at a facility that requires special access and will require an interim Secret security clearance to start.

Basic Qualifications:

- 2+ years of experience in C/C++ programming and Object-Oriented Design techniques.

- Software development on Linux.

- Bachelor's degree or above in a STEM discipline.

Desired Skills:

Domain knowledge and/or experience in one or more of the following:

- Sensors (CNI, INS, GPS, Radar, EOTS, DAS)

- Aeronautics

- Weapons

Knowledge and/or experience in developing simulation software for one or more of the above are highly desired.

Experience with:

- Integrated development environments (Eclipse, Visual Studio, etc)

- OpenGL or other graphics development libraries



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.


Experienced Professional