Lockheed Martin APIS Mission Processing Software Engineering Senior Manager in Littleton, Colorado

Description: The coolest jobs on this planet… or any other… are with Lockheed Martin Space.

At the dawn of a new space age, Lockheed Martin is a pioneer, partner, innovator and builder. Our amazing men and women are on a mission to make a difference in the world and every day we use our unique skills and experiences to create, design and build solutions to some of the worlds’ hardest engineering problems. Our culture encourages employees to dream big, perform with excellence and create incredible products. We provide the resources, inspiration and focus and if you have the passion and courage to dream big, we want to build a better tomorrow with you.

Objective of this Mission Development leadership role is to leverage synergies within Special Programs Line of Business, Lockheed Martin subsidiaries (Zeta Associates) and across other LM Business Areas to establish growth opportunities for Advanced Programs Intelligence Systems Organization, specifically Mission Processing. Emphasis in Digital Signal Processing (DSP) is highly desired. Leadership role involves critical support to other Space LOBs (Mission Solutions) and Business Areas (RMS, Aero), and requires full spectrum leadership approaches to enterprise collaboration. Individual will manage the execution and grow a multi-disciplined product area engaged in applied research and development (R&D), and transition new mission capabilities to operations while building a core technical team to address large competitive procurements. Responsibilities include managing multiple programs to include planning, scheduling, budgeting, and financial management; planning and coordinating software development activities; establishing and maintaining effective customer relations; acquiring and managing LM Space and Corporate Research and Development initiatives; proven experience leading proposal development, developing and executing growth strategies, and new business acquisition; proven experience working across LM lines of business; public speaking to large and/or high-level audiences; and recruitment of top technical talent.

Typically has 20 - 30+ years of professional experience

To promote the sharing of ideas, Lockheed Martin fosters an inclusive work environment that encourages differences and big-picture thinking.

Our employees play an active role in strengthening the quality of life where we live and work by volunteering more than 850,000 hours annually. Here are some of the benefits you can enjoy:

• Medical

• Dental

• 401k

• Paid time off

• Work/life balance

• Career development

• Mentorship opportunities

• Rewards & recognition

Learn more about Lockheed Martin’s competitive and comprehensive benefits package.

Basic Qualifications:

Minimum BS degree Computer Science, Computer Engineering or related technical discipline

Strong technical background with a minimum of 10 years experience with overseeing technical efforts associated with Software Development Programs related to intelligence or national security applications,

Experience deploying and maintaining software systems

Proven ability to establish and maintain effective customer relations

Strong communication skills with experience interfacing with high-level government/military officials

Proven ability to recruit and develop top technical talent

Basis of Estimate and proposal technical writing experience

Minimum of 8 years legacy system domain experience

Minimum of 2 years CAM experience.

Desired Skills:

Experience in developing large-scale mission management and processing systems with Digital Signal Processing capabilities.

Working knowledge of Special Programs customer site operations

Formal program management training (e.g. PMDP graduate or PMP certified)

Direct experience developing and executing growth strategies

Proven track record of overseeing diverse software organization with a focus on metrics and program execution

Experience with both IC and DoD communities.



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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