Lockheed Martin Engineering Apprentice 1 in Manassas, Virginia

Looking for a career with purpose? ...one that challenges your mind, grows your skills and contributes to a highly successful team? Do you pride yourself on solving problems that others think are impossible? If you answered yes to these questions, then we would like you to join Lockheed Martin Rotary and Mission Systems in Manassas, VA. We are seeking an energetic, enthusiastic candidate striving to succeed in a career that develops new skills while performing a variety of tasks to include analysis, problem solving, and critical thinking. This employment opportunity with Lockheed Martin includes on the job mentorship by some of the brightest engineers in the defense industry who will challenge you to grow your skills in computer systems, hardware, software and networking. Successful applicants will join a team that currently develops, delivers, and operates fully integrated solutions for military users across the globe. Candidates that have a strong desire to engage, and understand the fundamentals of engineering are highly encouraged to apply. Must be a US Citizen. This position will require a government DoD security clearance at the Secret level.

The Locale: Manassas, Virginia is situated in the Northern Virginia region surrounded by Prince William County and is about 30 miles west / southwest of Washington, D.C. Manassas has a population of approximately 37,500 and is considered part of the Washington Metropolitan Area. Amtrak and the Virginia Railway Express (VRE) supply both regular and commuter rail service to the D.C. metropolitan and surrounding areas, as well as convenient rail/bus links to the DC metro system. In addition to the attractions in the nation’s capital, Prince William and neighboring Fairfax, Loudoun, Fauquier, and Stafford counties are home to diverse historical, cultural, dining, indoor/outdoor recreational and sporting activities – all within a 90-minute drive or less. These include: civil war re-enactments, museums, international cuisine, hiking/biking trails, league sports, river/lake fishing, skiing/snowboarding, Blue Ridge mountains, Shenandoah and other National Parks. A one- to four- hour drive takes you to areas such as Annapolis, Baltimore’s Inner Harbor, the Virginia/Maryland eastern shore, DelMarVa beaches, the Jersey shore, or the whitewater rapids in West Virginia and Pennsylvania. Manassas and its surrounding communities offer the excitement of living near the capital region while also providing a more relaxed and scenic suburban setting.

Basic Qualifications Basic qualifications for this role include a GPA of 3.0 or better, pursuing a Bachelor’s degree in Computer Engineering, Computer Science, Systems Engineering, Electrical Engineering, Software Engineering, Applied Mathematics, Physics or related technical field and zero years of professional experience. Familiarity with PC and workstation design tools and environments used for system and subsystem engineering is required. The ability to be flexible, motivated, dedicated, detail-focused, and team-oriented is required. The ability to multi-task is required. Strong written and verbal communication skills are required. The ability to collaborate effectively in a team environment is required.

Desired skills High School course work or lab experience in one or more of the following is highly desirable: design, software, robotics or other competition teams related to engineering projects. Basic working knowledge of Microsoft Office Word and Power Point.

As a leading technology innovation company, Lockheed Martin’s team of 113,000 people works with partners around the world to bring proven performance to our customers’ toughest challenges. Headquartered in Bethesda, Maryland, Lockheed Martin has employees based in all 50 states and more than 570 facilities that span 70 countries.

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

Lockheed Martin is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, age, protected veteran status, or disability status.

Job Location(s): Manassas Virginia