CNO Developer - Capability Dev

Lockheed Martin

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$41.59-69.28 /h
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Hanover, MD
First Shift

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Job Overview:

Job Description

This position is participating in our External Referral Program. If you know somebody who may be a fit, click here to submit a referral. If your referral is hired, you'll receive a $3000 payment!

At Lockheed Martin Rotary and Mission Systems, Cyber & Intelligence, we are driven by innovation and integrity. We believe that by applying the highest standards of business ethics and visionary thinking, everything is within our reach – and yours as Lockheed Martin employee. Lockheed Martin values your skills, training and education. Come and experience your future!

Do you have cyber talent and an interest defending our nation? We are a team of very curious and successful cyber people. We develop the tools and techniques used in world-class offensive cyber operations.
We are hiring for a variety of roles including vulnerability analysts, exploit developers, hardware/software reverse engineers, offensive cyber tool developers, and cyber researchers. We want your expertise in traditional computing (Windows/Linux/MacOS), mobile technology (Android/iOS), wireless technology, IoT, ICS/SCADA, enterprise technologies, and special-purpose embedded and real-time systems.

We are an equal opportunity employer and value diversity at our company. We do not discriminate on the basis of race, religion, color, national origin, sex, gender, gender expression, sexual orientation, age, marital status, veteran status, or disability status. We will ensure that individuals with disabilities are provided reasonable accommodation to participate in the job application or interview process, to perform essential job functions, and to receive other benefits and privileges of employment. Please contact us to request accommodations.

We may not know what's going to change the world next, but chances are we're already working on it, and you can, too. As part of our culture of innovation, you’ll have excellent benefits and amenities, an inclusive work environment, ongoing career development and support, rewards and recognition to honor your hard work, and more.

- Medical

- Dental

- 401k

- Paid time off

- Work/life balance

- Career development

- Mentorship opportunities

- Rewards & recognition

Whether you’re new to the area or just like being socially involved, we encourage everyone to explore among our many employee networks and employee resource groups we have on-site. Whatever your interests, there’s likely a community at Lockheed Martin for networking, becoming familiar with the area, and enjoying common activities with coworkers.

Lockheed Martin’s competitive and comprehensive benefits package. (

We support our employees, so they can support our mission.

Basic Qualifications

• Demonstrated interest in offensive cyber and/or hacking through prior experience, certifications, and/or personal projects.
• Experience developing in C, C++, and/or Objective-C
• Experience developing in a Scripting Language (ex: Python or Ruby)
• Experience reading an assembly language (ex: x86-64, ARM, MIPS, PowerPC)
• Demonstrated understanding of common IP network principles (ex: IP addressing, subnetting, routing, NAT, VLANs, etc.)
• Strong verbal and written communication skills towards a technical audience.

Desired skills

• Experience performing low-level development (ex: C and/or assembly) for any major operating system including Windows, Linux, MacOS, Android, iOS, and any real-time operating system.
• Experience in the following developer tools:
o Project collaboration tools (ex: Atlassian Jira and Confluence)
o Development build tools (ex: GNU Make and cross-compilers)
o Software configuration management (ex: git or Subversion)
o Automated test and CI/CD systems (ex: Atlassian Bamboo or Jenkins)
o Virtualized environments (ex: VMware, Hyper-V, KVM, etc.)
• Experience with multiple communications and network protocols such as:
o Data exchange formats (ex: JSON and XML)
o Network protocols (ex: FTP, TFTP, HTTP(S), MQTT, WebSocket)
o Tunneling protocols (ex: IPsec, OpenVPN, tor)
• Demonstrated understanding of basic cryptography and current cryptographic protocols.


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


Join us at Lockheed Martin, where your mission is ours. Our customers tackle the hardest missions. Those that demand extraordinary amounts of courage, resilience and precision. They’re dangerous. Critical. Sometimes they even provide an opportunity to change the world and save lives. Those are the missions we care about.

As a leading technology innovation company, Lockheed Martin’s vast team works with partners around the world to bring proven performance to our customers’ toughest challenges. Lockheed Martin has employees based in many states throughout the U.S., and Internationally, with business locations in many nations and territories.

Other Important Information

By applying to this job, you are expressing interest in this position and could be considered for other career opportunities where similar skills and requirements have been identified as a match. Should this match be identified you may be contacted for this and future openings.

Ability to work remotely

Onsite Full-time: The work associated with this position will be performed onsite at a designated Lockheed Martin facility.

Work Schedule Information

Lockheed Martin supports a variety of alternate work schedules that provide additional flexibility to our employees. Schedules range from standard 40 hours over a five day work week while others may be condensed. These condensed schedules provide employees with additional time away from the office and are in addition to our Paid Time off benefits.

Security Clearance Information

This position requires a government security clearance, you must be a US Citizen for consideration.

Colorado Pay Statement

Benefits offered: Medical, Dental, Vision, Life Insurance, Short-Term Disability, Long-Term Disability, 401(k) match, Flexible Spending Accounts, EAP, Education Assistance, Parental Leave, Paid time off, and Holidays.

Pay Rate:
In compliance with Colorado’s Equal Pay for Equal Work Act, the annual base salary range for this position is $86,500 - $144,100 . Please note that the salary information is a general guideline only. Lockheed Martin considers factors such as (but not limited to) scope and responsibilities of the position, candidate’s work experience, education/training, key skills, internal peer equity, as well as, market and business considerations when extending an offer.

This position is incentive plan eligible

Executive Order

COVID-19 continues to significantly impact our employees, families and communities. With employee health and safety as our top priority, and as a federal contractor, Lockheed Martin is taking action to address the increased risk and uncertainty COVID-19 variants pose in the workplace and ensuring we meet our commitments to national security.

To uphold safety for all employees, we will continue to request vaccination status for all Lockheed Martin employees including new hires. All current and newly hired employees are required to follow onsite safety measures based upon the COVID-19 Community Level at the specific work location.