Software Engineers / Developers
28th October 2019
£35000 - £70000
Depending on level and experience
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Lockheed Martin works with the UK Government, developing solutions to national security risks working in partnership to deliver the UK's National Cyber Security Strategy. We are a team of experts in the field of cyber security, passionate about what we do, dedicated to research and development and united in working towards a common goal with our cutting-edge projects.
We have a number of interesting permanent opportunities for talented Software Developers to join our Cyber team based in the Gloucester / Cheltenham area. The roles will be responsible for performing a range of software engineering tasks across the development lifecycle including:
Assisting with requirements analysis
Integration and test activities in support of system upgrades and deployments.
We are looking for people who can demonstrate a proactive and innovative approach to developing technical solutions to complex customer and business / mission problems. This role offers opportunity for frequent interaction with the customer in a technical capacity as well so there is a lot of scope for technical development.
The ideal candidate will need to demonstrate competence with at least one of the following programming languages / frameworks:
Strong OO design skills
Familiarity with the Agile development methodology
Experience of software development in a Unix / Linux environment
We want people who are as passionate about software as we are, people who want to continue learning every day and are really interested in what they do. We are a very welcoming team with a great work ethic and a flexible attitude, always getting the work done with a strong focus on work-life balance. We understand that you need to be happy in your job to do it well which is why we have great benefits like a 9 day fortnight (you work your hours over 9 days instead of 10 in a fortnight, so we all get every other Friday off), 25 days holiday as well as Bank Holidays and huge investment in continuing education and professional development.
Lockheed Martin recognises and actively promotes the benefits of a diverse workforce and is committed to treating all employees with dignity and respect regardless of race, gender, disability, age, sexual orientation, religion or belief. Discrimination on any of these grounds is expressly forbidden. We therefore welcome applications from all sections of the community.