Lockheed Martin

About Lockheed Martin

Headquartered in Bethesda, Maryland, Lockheed Martin is a global security and aerospace company that employs approximately 116,000 people worldwide and is principally engaged in the research, design, development, manufacture, integration and sustainment of advanced technology systems, products and services. Lockheed Martin has four business areas – Aeronautics, Missiles and Fire Control, Rotary and Mission Systems, and Space.

Aeronautics is committed to the design, production and sustainment of high-performance aircraft, including the world’s only 5th generation fighters, the F-35 Lightning II and F-22 Raptor, and battle-proven airlift with the C-5 Galaxy and C-130 Hercules. Its world-renowned Skunk Works® builds on its legacy of delivering breakthrough capabilities that continually redefine flight.

Missiles and Fire Control develops and produces electro-optic and smart munitions systems and is a pioneer in the field of high- performance missile, missile defense, ground vehicle and rocket technology. It is home to Lockheed Martin Energy, which develops and implements bio-, wind- and tidal-energy systems.

Rotary and Mission Systems delivers mission advantage anytime and anywhere. With a portfolio spanning 1,000 programs in more than 100 nations, we partner with our customers so they stay a step ahead. Applying our expertise across land, sea, air, space and cyber, we create unparalleled readiness today and into the future, no matter what the mission may be.

Lockheed Martin Space creates technologies that power exploration, connectivity and security from space. Major programs include GPS III and secure communications, human and robotic exploration of deep space, strategic deterrence and missile defense, weather and remote sensing, and commercial communications.

Lockheed Martin has 450+ facilities globally and operates in over 51 countries. Of the 116,000 total employees, 6,300+ are international and 60,000 consist of engineers, scientists, and information technology professionals. Lockheed Martin generated sales of $65.8 billion in 2022. Our Mission: We solve complex challenges, advance scientific discovery and deliver innovative solutions to help our customers keep people safe. Our Vision: Be the global leader in supporting our customers' missions, strengthening security and advancing scientific discovery. Our Values: Do what’s right - Respect others - Perform with excellence

WHY LOCKHEED MARTIN: At Lockheed Martin, we apply our passion for purposeful innovation to keep people safe and solve the world’s most complex challenges. You will experience:

Mission-Focused Innovations: From aerospace, to outer space, to cyberspace, we give you the chance to solve some of the world’s most complex challenges.

Foundational Values: Our culture of performance excellence, ethics, teamwork and inclusion is embedded in everything we do.

Diverse Career Opportunities with Meaningful Work: You can grow your career and skills for life with technology-driven learning platforms and programs that enable your development and agility.

Your Health, Your Wealth, Your Life: Our flexible schedules, competitive pay and comprehensive benefits enable you to live a healthy, fulfilling life at and outside of work.

Empowered to Be Your Best: Make a difference in the lives of others, our customers and our planet.


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May 2023 - August 2023 Moorestown, NJ
“I loved how integrated I was into my team. Working so closely with the team meant I knew exactly who I could go for to get help and who I could shadow if I didn't have any pending work. I also got the opportunity to work with a second team to diversify my experience. ”


May 2023 - August 2023 Bethesda, MD
“Exposed me to a part of Computer Science that I wasn't aware of. Learning about Terraform and it's uses. Learning about the AWS Cloud. The people I worked with, my supervisor and his team were great and helped me as much as they could.”
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