Huntsville and Courtland, AL

In this vibrant community, the sky is not the limit – it's just the beginning. With a diverse and growing economy that includes military, space, telecommunications, biotechnology, diversified manufacturing, and emerging specialties, there's no shortage of challenging and rewarding work to be found in this delightful location.
Here, you can reach for the stars and be part of cutting-edge industries that are shaping the future of technology and innovation. Whether you're interested in space exploration, defense technologies, or emerging biotech fields, there's an opportunity for you to make your mark and grow your career.
And when you're not busy changing the world, you can enjoy the many delights of this picturesque community. From outdoor recreation to vibrant cultural and culinary scenes, there's always something to see, do, and explore. So come and join us in this thriving community, where the possibilities are endless and the sky is just the beginning.
The latest digital factory in Courtland means we can make the most of digital engineering practices to revolutionize the way we develop and manufacture American-made hypersonic systems with efficiency and affordability.
Sarah Hiza
Vice President, Strategic and Missile Defense Systems
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Alabama is home to some of the most mission-critical programs and teams in the country. From hypersonics to supporting America's missile defense, the career opportunities available here are unparalleled. Join us and be a part of the backbone that supports our customers in their most critical missions.


Don't miss out on your chance to be a part of something big - start your journey in Alabama today.



Lockheed Martin's Courtland facility in Alabama is leading the way in hypersonic technologies. They're developing and producing critical components and systems, such as the Hypersonic Strike Weapon and the Common Hypersonic Glide Body, to provide the military with faster, more precise weapons systems. The facility is staffed by a highly skilled and dedicated workforce committed to advancing hypersonic technologies.


Apprenticeship Programs

Our facility in Courtland is home to our space Advanced Manufacturing Technician Apprenticeship Program (AMTAP) program, a US DoL registered apprenticeship. This program trains candidates on the skills to build electronics and prepares them for space operations. Program graduates earn a nationally recognized credential and have an opportunity for full-time employment.

Next Generation Interceptor (NGI)

The Next Generation Interceptor is a tip-to-tail missile defense system developed by the Missile Defense Agency. It's the first line of defense against potential threats in the Ground-Based Midcourse Defense system, providing critical protection against missile attacks. Join us in this exciting field and be part of a team dedicated to protecting our nation and its allies.


Command, Control, Battle Management and Communications (C2BMC)

We're delivering continuous missile defense, globally across 18 time zones & comprehensively with defense in flight.


National Team-Engineering (NT-E)

Our NT-E team guides the future of the Missile Defense Agency's (MDA's) ballistic and hypersonic Missile Defense System (MDS). The NT-E is MDA's one-stop shop for reach back into the major companies that build the essential elements of the MDS. Our teams have the most cutting-edge technology and the ability to change the world. 

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Mountains, lakes, woodlands and the Tennessee River accommodate numerous recreational activities. Enjoy a variety of activities such as world-class golf, hiking, biking, and fishing. Major concerts, Broadway and symphony performances, extensive permanent collections and traveling exhibitions contribute to a wonderful way of life.