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Is there anything important I should ask a Lockheed Martin recruiter at a job fair?

Great questions in my mind are how do you feel you challenge and engage your employees? What is unique about your culture that you believe makes Lockheed a desirable destination for top talent? What does advancement look like for young employees and what opportunities exist for high performers to...
Aerospace Career Fair Recruiting Defense Technology Lockheed Martin
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Would you say LM is a good place for me to start my career?

Lockheed Martin is a fantastic and ideal place to kick-start a young professional's career. The experience that I gained during my time there is second to none. In my opinion, it is absolutely a demanding work environment, but any individual who is highly motivated and looking for a challenge sho...
Career Progression Aerospace Defense Technology Lockheed Martin
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How would you describe the culture at Lockheed Martin?

The culture had a few different aspects. The teams I worked on were engaging and usually filled with very talented people that worked well together. The company culture, however, did deteriorate over time. Benefits were reduced every year I was there, and the perspective seemed to be that if you ...
Culture Aerospace Defense Technology Lockheed Martin
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I'm going into an interview for Lockheed Martin, anyone have any good tips to give?

The few Lockheed Martin interviews I've had have all been oriented around my resume. Some aerospace companies ask technical questions but in my experience, Lockheed Martin is just interested in what you have on your resume. Therefore, it is imperative to fully understand your resume and to be pre...
Interview Aerospace Defense Technology Lockheed Martin
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What does it take to be successful at Lockheed Martin?

Lockheed Martin is a very wonderful company to work at. You get out what you put in. In order to succeed, you have to want to succeed. Honestly, as long as you have the passion and you work to the best of your abilities, there’s not a chance you won’t succeed. Everyone here is on your side and we...
Skillset Aerospace Defense Technology Lockheed Martin
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Best strategies to market myself to a Lockheed Martin recruiter at a career fair?

Express interest in specific defense programs that Lockheed is working on. For instance, if you are applying to positions at the Owego, NY location, it would be important to mention interest in the Naval Helicopter Program, the presidential helicopter program, or F-35.
Aerospace Career Fair Defense Technology Lockheed Martin
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How's Lockheed's training program? How is it structured and how rigorous is it?

The training for a Flight Test Analyst Engineer for the C-130J program consists of completing safety training, egress training, water survival training, emergency equipment training, acquiring a FAA flight physical, and familiarization with the engineering job instructions. All of this might soun...
Training Aerospace Defense Technology Lockheed Martin
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Can someone tell me what they like and dislike about being an engineer at LM?

I liked the ability to apply what I learn in the classroom to exciting projects in the aerospace industry. It was also interesting to see how a company works in day to day life. It is difficult to understand a typical work day as an engineer if you don't immerse yourself in an internship. I didn'...
Internship Pros and Cons Aerospace Mechanical Engineering Defense Technology Lockheed Martin
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Could anyone share their experiences interning at Lockheed?

I specifically worked on a Lockheed contract with SPAWAR, and so I worked at the SPAWAR base in San Diego with other Lockheed folks day to day instead of at the corporate Lockheed Martin offices. My experience wouldn't be normal for a Lockheed intern as most of the work was for the Navy and was g...
Internship Day in the Life Aerospace Lockheed Martin
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Does anyone know if Lockheed Martin has a mentorship program?

Yes they do. During my first internship, they offered opportunities for interns to meet many managers and other employees that may align with your career goals so that they aid you in your career. I met many individuals that aligned with my interest in structural analysis in spacecraft. I am also...
Mentor Aerospace Defense Technology Lockheed Martin
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How much does a Systems Engineer Associate at Lockheed Martin make?

The expected compensation is between $75,000 to $80,000.
Compensation Aerospace Defense Technology Lockheed Martin Systems Engineer Associate
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What is the pay for a Financial Analyst at Lockheed Martin?

Financial Analyst salaries can vary based on level of experience or education starting at Lockheed and based on what level employee you are at Lockheed in their ranking system. On average entry level analyst you could expect between $50,000 and $60,000 based on education and experience.
Compensation Aerospace Financial Analyst Defense Technology Lockheed Martin
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What tips can you give someone going into their interview for an electrical eng role at Lockheed?

First, education is the top priority/qualification that managers at Lockheed Martin are looking for when hiring Electrical Engineers. It is assumed that if an individual has the education then the individual can be mentored and they have the ability to expand and grow in their career. Second, ...
Interview Aerospace Electrical Engineer Defense Technology Lockheed Martin
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What does a System Integration and Test Engineer at LM do?

The position of system Integration and test engineer involves several different tasks. I primarily work with the special test equipment developing and integrating the hardware and software, after development I also help test the equipment. During test often times problems are uncovered and must b...
Day in the Life Aerospace Defense Technology Lockheed Martin System Integration and Test Engineer Associate
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Can someone tell me what the job description of a billing analyst at LM entail?

A billing analyst sits in front of a computer all day and works in one or two different ledgers. They work closely with different financial analysts through email, instant message, and phone conversations. The biller is sent a request from finance and must submit an invoice on a schedule. Billers...
Day in the Life Aerospace Defense Technology Lockheed Martin Billing Analyst
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What is the average salary for a Software Engineer at Lockheed Martin?

Compensation for a full time software engineer with no clearance in Northen Virginia was around 70,000
Software Engineering Compensation Aerospace Defense Technology Lockheed Martin
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How's the daily work life of a remote project manager at LM?

As a remote project manager, I managed the day-to-day activity of all the personnel that were on location with me; different people would come at various times based on what we were doing. I had to make sure that all the project tasks were completed on schedule, and report status to program manag...
Project Management Aerospace Remote Work Defense Technology Lockheed Martin
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Can someone tell me what a Mechanical Engineering Intern at Lockheed Martin actually does?

Mechanical engineering interns will likely be tasked with mechanical design or structural analysis tasks. An intern will have to learn the tools used by the company at a particular location i.e (CAD or FEA software). Interns could also be asked to create or update mechanical drawings.
Day in the Life Aerospace Mechanical Engineering Defense Technology Lockheed Martin
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What do you like and dislike about being a Project Manager at Lockheed Martin?

I really enjoyed being a project manager at LM primarily because of the structure that we used in the group where I worked. It is difficult to say if this would be typical at all locations, but the project planning was very systematic from the bidding phase through each phase of project executio...
Project Management Pros and Cons Aerospace Defense Technology Lockheed Martin
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What are the main qualities that I should highlight in an interview for a flight test analyst engineer role at LM?

The main qualities you need to highlight if you are interviewing for the C-130J Flight Test Analyst Engineer position is your ability to develop test procedures, your ability to solve problems and troubleshoot issues, your ability to communicate effectively, and your ability to deal with last min...
Interview Aerospace Defense Technology Lockheed Martin C-130J Flight Test Analyst Engineer
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