Cyber Infrastructure Engineering Architect - Level 6 at Lockheed Martin Corporation (2023)

Fort Worth, Texas

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Lockheed Martin is the leader of cyber security defense, cyber operations and sensitive data protection. We employ the world's best cyber minds from diverse fields – people who are passionate about and empowered by our customers' missions. Lockheed Martin's best-in-cyber teams are experts in thinking like the enemy – identifying adversary activity and anticipating advanced persistent threats to strengthen platform defenses, inside and out of our networks.

Our Commitment to Sustainability: We foster innovation, integrity and security to preserve the environment, strengthen diverse communities and propel growth.

Here, the possibilities are endless because we offer:

  • Full Time
  • Level: Entry, Mid, Senior
  • Travel: Minimal, dependent on role

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What does a successful Cyber Security employee at Lockheed Martin look like?
Check out the info below to see if you have what it takes.

  • Analytical

    Advancing technologies and out of the box thinking that enable cyber operations, resulting in inventing solutions that will keep us safe today and into the future.

  • Creative

    Natural curiosity is an absolutely essential trait. Curiosity leads to continual learning which allows you to stay one step ahead of the threat.

  • Curious

    The ability to anticipate hackers’ intent and disrupt their next move is key. Seeking out new weaknesses before they become weaknesses. Proactively learning and updating systems is how we stay ahead of the threat.

  • Proactive

    We have hard problems to solve and we look for people who thrive at solving them, who can see problems from both the defensive and offensive sides.

  • Problem Solver

    Whatever you know today could be different tomorrow as security is constantly changing. Possessing strong technical skills and intellectual depth along with a willingness to continually learn from others is important to adapt to and address the Advanced Persistent Threat.

  • Technologically savvy

    The ability to analyze and disseminate threat intelligence. The ability to analyze and address the root cause, learn from the attack and anticipate the hacker’s next move.

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“Cyber is the most exciting career field! Every day, there's new cyber threat information that we leverage to shape our courses of action when identifying, assessing, developing, integrating, and continuously evaluating the effectiveness of defensive measures.”

Dr. Dawn B., Senior Fellow


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Cyber Infrastructure Engineering Architect - Level 6

Fort Worth, Texas

Job ID: 621484BR Date posted: Nov. 21, 2022 Locations: Fort Worth, Texas 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.

Lockheed Martin Aeronautics. Be More Than You Can Imagine.

The Cyber Infrastructure Engineering (CIE) Architect will design and implement the future enterprise architecture for Aeronautics test environments.

The successful candidate will develop the infrastructure architecture to align LM Aero test environments with DevSecOps objectives; and will provide technical direction for infrastructure design, development, hardening, and delivery across all Aeronautics Lines of Business (LOBs).

The candidate will participate in all project phases including roadmap development, proposal development, technical and strategic direction, integration of new technologies, final checkout, and delivery.


- Develop and maintain an enterprise architecture for Aero test environments that maximizes developer speed, minimizes operational costs, and aligns to emerging program needs.

- Provide subject matter expertise to solve critical infrastructure challenges including: implementation of a hybrid cloud architecture that takes smart advantage of cloud resources when prudent, automation of infrastructure deployment and configuration management, enabling self-provisioning of simulated test environments by end users, connecting test environments with development environments to provide a seamless user experience, and gaining security/customer buy-in to enable new technology implementations.

- Develop and lead strategies to migrate existing infrastructure to new technologies, including container orchestration, Infrastructure as Code (IaC) automation, and cloud environments (both on-prem and off-prem).

- Generate detailed computer and network design artifacts.

The ideal candidate will communicate effectively with a range of audiences, technical and non-technical, and will function effectively on an engineering team to create a collaborative and inclusive environment that allows for the establishment of mission goals, itemized planning of tasks, and prioritization of tasks that drives the efficient execution of objectives.

A level 6 employee Typically has 20 - 30+ years of professional experience.

MUST BE A U.S. CITIZEN - This position is located at a facility that requires special access.

What’s In It For You
Our employees play an active role in strengthening the quality of life where we live and work by volunteering more than 850,000 hours annually. Here are some of the benefits you can enjoy:
• Medical
• Dental
• 401k
• Paid time off
• Work/life balance
• Career development
• Mentorship opportunities
• Rewards & recognition

Learn more about Lockheed Martin’s comprehensive benefits package here.

This position is in Fort Worth, TX Discover Fort Worth.

Basic Qualifications:
Significant experience architecting cloud environments in Amazon Web Services or Microsoft Azure, and migrating infrastructure from on-prem to off-prem environments

Experience designing virtualization architectures, using either containers or virtual machines, to support various Operating System (OS) platforms such as Linux (SLES and Redhat), MS Windows (Desktop and Server), or UNIX (Solaris 9/10).

Previous experience as a technical lead of infrastructure teams or as an IT architect.
Desired Skills:
Experience designing and implementing CI/CD Platforms into on-premises or off-premises environments

Experience architecting and deploying Infrastructure as Code playbooks (Powershell/Kickstart/Ansible/Terraform)

Experience designing enterprise architectures for on-premises computing environments.

Experience in network design, implementation, and troubleshooting.

Actively hold one or more of the following product certifications: Cisco – CCNA Security, Windows – MCSA, RHEL – RHCSA/Linux+, Junos – IJOS, VMWare-VCA, Splunk Power User.

DoD Directive 8570.1 IAT Level II or higher certification (Security + certification or higher)

Experience hardening operating systems to mitigate cyber vulnerabilities (MS Windows, Red Hat Enterprise Linux (RHEL), SUSE Linux, IOS for Cisco Networking, Data OnTap for NetApp, LynxOS, etc.)

Experience with LAN/WAN infrastructures, TCP/IP, IP configuration, peer-to-peer networking, IP addressing & subnets, switching and routing

Experience in design and implementation of Storage Area Networks (SAN)

Experience providing technical leadership and strategy for capital, IT, or research & development projects

Experience implementing JSIG, RMF, and DFARS requirements to cyber-harden information systems commensurate with customer needs

Experience with documentation and technical writing to maintain system configurations and network diagrams

Experience with system architecture and system design modeling tools

Experience conducting technical trade studies and assessments

Experience working in an aerospace design environment with exposure to DoD customers

Analytical thinker with a demonstrated ability of solving complex problems requiring ingenuity and innovation

Must be willing to mentor junior-level team members. Security Clearance Statement: This position requires a government security clearance, you must be a US Citizen for consideration.Clearance Level: Top Secret with an investigation within 5 years Other Important Information You Should KnowExpression of Interest: 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: Part-time Remote Telework: The employee selected for this position will work part of their work schedule remotely and part of their work schedule at a designated Lockheed Martin facility. The specific weekly schedule will be discussed during the hiring process.Work Schedules: 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.Schedule for this Position: 4x10 hour day, 3 days off per week

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.

Experience Level: Experienced ProfessionalBusiness Unit: AERONAUTICS COMPANYRelocation Available: PossibleCareer Area: Cyber Security Architect Type: Full-Time

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