Driven by innovation and integrity, Lockheed Martin employees dream big and then turn those dreams into reality. Every day the men and women of Lockheed Martin are reminded of the vital importance of the work they do in support of our customers missions.
Lockheed Martin is a leading systems integrator and global security company principally engaged in creating systems vital to the safety and security of free nations. We design and manufacture platforms such as aircraft, ships, satellites and land vehicles that support the U.S. armed forces and allied nations. We also partner with the Department of Homeland Security to assist in keeping Americans safe from the adversaries of freedom. As the foremost Federal IT contractor, Lockheed Martin manages and secures large databases and other IT systems for a diverse set of government agencies. We apply our cyber security technologies to keep government and business computer networks operating freely. We also design the next-generation of alternative energy solutions and developing satellites to bring space exploration down to earth.
Governments worldwide look to us as a partner in their efforts to build the institutional mechanisms that promote stability, peace, and economic development. We have 1,000 facilities in 500 cities and 46 states across the U.S. and business locations in 75 countries and territories. With 126,000 employees worldwide, Lockheed Martin generated sales of $45.8 billion in 2010. Lockheed Martin is shaping the future of technology in defense, information technology, aeronautics, space and electronic systems. We use smart power the effective use of all of the tools of government whether the objective is defense or delivering services to citizens. You can explore engineering careers in any of Lockheed Martins diverse lines of businesses and work on some of the most important projects in the world!