Engineering Careers

Engineering is part of the backbone of what we do. By using scientific principles to invent and design some of the world's most complex systems and materials, our engineers ensure the success and welfare of our products, our customers and our world.




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Engineering Career Areas   ___

Software Engineering

As the inventors and designers of some of the most innovative technology, our software engineers have the ability to solve the world’s most complex problems utilizing advanced technology. 

Radio Frequency Engineering

Our work in electronic warfare and radar and sensor systems is paramount to our mission success. This work is vital to our customers and the high profile technologies that they require. 

Cyber Engineering

Protecting information and information systems allows our teams to develop solutions and find blindspots in some of the most advanced and cutting edge technology. 

Hardware Engineering

By developing highly advanced sensors and processors to incorporate in our products, our hardware engineers play a vital role in our product offerings and keeping the world safe.

Systems Engineering 

By harnessing their intellectual curiosity, our engineers develop and manage advanced technology that our customers use daily to successfully complete their missions. 

Optical Engineering

The transmission and generation of light is the key to many of our technologies. As the industry leader, we power solutions on the ground, on the water, and in space. 

Electrical Engineering

Our products are only as effective as the innovative electrical systems and electronic components by which they are powered. We turn to our skilled electrical engineers for this capability. 
Hear from Our Team...   ___
Lockheed Martin has made me a better engineer by understanding the mission and how critical it is.
Before I even earned my degree in computer engineering, Lockheed Martin began training me as an intern to develop systems that protect people and networks from cyber invaders. Now I coach teams of the best cybercrime fighters.
Cybersecurity Information Systems Security Officer



Employee Benefits...   ___

We offer...

  • Flexible schedules
  • Generous paid time off 
  • Competitive pay
  • 401(k) plan features generous matching and company contributions
  • Health benefits coverage
  • Wellness programs
  • Life and income protection
  • Company investment in professional development
  • Tuition reimbursement


We're known for...

  • Cutting-edge patented technology
  • Top provider of solutions to the Intelligence Community
  • State-of-the-art Innovation Center
  • Fortune 500 company for nearly 30 years
  • Legacy organization with eye on growth
  • Strong community involvement and partnership
  • Dedication to mission success
In addition to the comprehensive benefits program summarized above, employees can receive an annual bonus based on company and individual performance as well as rewards through our recognition program with money and points redeemable for merchandise, gift cards and more.

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