Lockheed victories add about 900 jobs in Central Florida

By , Orlando Business Journal

Lockheed Martin, which has more than 7,000 workers in Orlando and hundreds more in Cape Canaveral, has 903 job openings listed on its career website. More than 800 of the jobs are in Orlando, 56 in Cape Canaveral and eight in Titusville. The company is hiring across the board for nearly all positions — not just technology-related. Some job titles are flight simulation software engineers, cyber security engineers, systems and software engineers, cyber event designers, test engineers for fleet ballistic missiles, and mechanical and electrical engineers.

Most of these jobs are considered high-wage, paying an average annual salary of $78,000, according to the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics.

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