Junior Software Engineer – Digital Nova Scotia – Leading Digital Industry

Junior Software Engineer

Specific Job Description

Perform Software Engineering tasks in support of the Combat System Integrator (CSI) In Service Support (ISS) Team. The team is responsible for development of reliable and robust mission-critical software. The successful candidate will possess a strong ability to design, develop, document, debug, and test software and will excel in a collaborative agile team environment.
Specific duties include the following:

  • Debug and implement software corrections
  • Requirements Analysis
  • Detailed Design
  • Software Development in both C++ and Java
  • Unit testing and documentation.

Employee Type

Full Time

Vacancy Type


Business Environment

Lockheed Martin Canada is the Canadian-based arm of Lockheed Martin Corporation, a global security and aerospace company employing 110,000 people worldwide, including more than 1,000 Canadians. By applying innovative approaches of our highly skilled and experienced Canadian workforce, we have been Canada’s trusted defence and aerospace partner for over 80 years. We operate major facilities in Ottawa, Montreal, Halifax, Calgary and Victoria and work on a wide range of programs from advanced naval technology products and unmanned systems software to providing delivery and in-service support of the latest military aircraft to commercial engine repair and overhaul capabilities. This position is part of the Rotary and Mission Systems business area, where employees across Canada support engineering, systems integration, training, sustainment and in-service support programs for Canadian and international military customers across land, air and sea.

Clearance required for role

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Required skills, qualifications and experience

  • 1+ years of professional experience
  • Bachelor’s degree from an accredited university, or a diploma from a community college or a computer institute, in computer science, electrical engineering, software engineering or a related field
  • Java
  • Basic knowledge of Linux
  • Be a contributing, pro-active member of a co-located Scrum team
  • Embracing ownership of the responsibilities of the Scrum team
  • Strong verbal and written communication skills.

Desired skills, qualifications and experience

  • Agile Development experience
  • Ability to follow disciplined coding standards and practices
  • Object Oriented Development background
  • Unit Testing
  • C++.

Workplace Vaccination Policy

Lockheed Martin Canada is committed to lead and support efforts to ensure a safe and healthy work environment for our employees, partners and customers. Our Workplace Vaccination policy provides direction on our approach to managing COVID-19 and that policy will likely evolve as conditions and legal requirements change. At this time, all current and future employees of Lockheed Martin Canada who work on certain federal government sites must be fully vaccinated. We are also asking all employees to voluntarily submit their current vaccine status.

Equal Opportunity Statement

Lockheed Martin Canada is an equal opportunity employer that values diversity in the workplace. We are committed to excellence in serving all customers, including people with disabilities, and we encourage feedback on the provision of these services.