Lockheed Martin Software Engineer in Orlando, Florida
This Flight Simulations Software Engineer will work in an aeronautics and military flight simulations environment with cutting edge hardware and systems. This exciting opportunity will including developing robust military full flight simulations based on real-time mission conditions and variables for the F-35 Flight Simulator.
The ideal candidate will be a self-starter, have a can-do attitude, and be willing to take ownership and grow the capabilities of a very large, existing tactical environment. This position will provide an entry level engineer or experienced engineer the opportunity to learn/apply a diverse set of engineering skills, software development skills, and develop domain knowledge in the area of tactical flight simulators (including aerodynamics, RADAR, jamming, landing aids, military communication protocols, basic flight maneuvers, tactics, artificial intelligence, etc.).
The engineer will be expected to contribute to the development of new features and resolution of existing defects. This includes contributing to the creation of software requirements/technical specification, implementation, test, and deployment within the bounds of the software processes and practices flowed to the team. The candidate will also collaborate with other teammates and from other engineering disciplines, including: hardware engineers, systems engineers, human factors engineers, and program management.
Basic Qualifications Bachelors degree from an accredited college in a related discipline, with 2 years of professional experience; or no experience required with a related Masters degree.
• C/C++ computer applications development proficiency is required. • Experience writing software for UNIX / Linux platform is required. • Strong verbal & written communications skills are required. • The ability to work effectively in a team environment is required. • Strong collaboration skills are required.
Must have a CURRENT Secret clearance with an investigation within the last 6 years.
Desired skills Experience or familiarity with any of the following skills or technologies is desired: • Distributed Interactive Simulation (DIS) • High Level Architecture (HLA) • Computer Generated Forces (CGFs) • Object-Oriented Design • PERL • SQL • XML • Shell scripting • Java • Threat Systems • Avonics Systems • Familiarity with Physics Based Systems • Familiarity with Sensor Systems (EO, IR, RADAR, EW) • Familiarity with radio, weather, weapons, fly-out models, and/or aeronautical concepts • Development in parallel processing environments (multi-threaded or multi-process) • The ability to produce robust and accurate simulation software is required.
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Job Location(s): Orlando Florida