• Big Data Software Developer

    Posted Date 2 months ago(3/5/2018 2:05 PM)
    ID
    2018-30297
    Job Location
    USA-DC-Washington
    Required Clearance
    Top Secret
    Category
    Engineering-Software
    Employment Type
    Full Time
    Hiring Company
    General Dynamics Mission Systems
  • Basic Qualifications

    Bachelor's degree in software engineering or a related technical field is required (or equivalent experience), plus a minimum of 5 years of relevant experience; or Master's degree plus a minimum of 3 years of relevant experience. Agile experience preferred. 

     

    REQUIRED QUALIFICATIONS AND EXPERIENCE:

    • System Software Developer with at least five (5) years of prior experience in information technology, software development and/or software design
    • Experience with Java software development
    • Experience with Service-Oriented Architecture Protocol (SOAP//web service development
    • Experience with development and integration with JavaScript libraries
    • Multiple Information Technology certifications
    • Knowledge of methodology, federal information system policies (e.g. NIST 800.53, FISMA, Security Technical Implementation Guide (STIG), configuration management) and knowledge of the FBI’s mission and processes

    CLEARANCE REQUIREMENTS:
    This position requires an active Top Secret security clearance upon hire and must meet SCI eligibility. Applicants selected will be subject to a U.S. Government security investigation and must meet eligibility requirements for access to classified information. Due to the nature of work performed within our facilities, U.S. citizenship is required.

    Responsibilities for this Position

    General Dynamics Mission Systems has an immediate opening for a Big Data Software Developer.  This position provides an opportunity to further advance the cutting-edge technology that supports some of our nation’s core defense/intelligence services and systems.  General Dynamics Mission Systems employees work closely with esteemed customers to develop solutions that allow them to carry out high-stakes national security missions.

     

    REPRESENTATIVE DUTIES AND TASKS:

    • Performs software requirements analysis, participates in research, designs, develops and tests software and tools, to include development of new work products or enhancing existing applications, systems or embedded products 
    • Codes, tests, integrates and documents software solutions
    • Applies principles and techniques of computer science, engineering, and mathematical analysis to the development of complex software and architectures
    • Researches and analyzes data, such as customer design proposals, market trends, state of technology and industry, specifications and manuals to determine feasibility of design or application 
    • Participates in internal review of software components and systems
    • Receives little instruction on day-to-day work
    • More often responsible to define the scope, schedule and expectations for the work they execute or lead
    • Independently determines approach to solutions
    • Follows standard practices and procedures in analyzing situations or data from which answers can be readily obtained
    • Contributes and accountable to the completion of major programs and projects
    • Responsible for resolution of significant and diverse problems and issues of broad scope and complexity
    • May provide leadership and/or direction to lower level employees and teams
    • Failure to accomplish results or errors may cause significant project delays or require the substantial allocation of additional resources
    • Collaborates with senior management and leadership within engineering and sometimes across the company
    • Frequently works with organizations outside engineering or with external customers
    • Builds stable working relationships internally
    • Travel may be required
    • Networks with senior internal and external personnel
    • Assure insider threat information system interfaces under development are technically compatible with existing systems
    • Prepare design plans and written analyses, unit, test scripts and documentation
    • Perform quality control of processes and products produced
    • Write, interpret and analyze technical documentation related to information technology
    • Conduct software development utilizing programming languages including but not limited to Java and JavaScript
    • Interpret and analyze end user identified bugs
    • Familiarization with SCRUM\AGILE software development methodologies
    • Familiarization with Hadoop and conducting development within big data ecosystems; and
    • Provide recommended software development enhancements or changes in support of existing and projected organizational mission requirements

    Company Overview

    General Dynamics Mission Systems (GDMS) engineers a diverse portfolio of high technology solutions, products and services that enable customers to successfully execute missions across all domains of operation.  With a global team of 13,000+ top professionals, we partner with the best in industry to expand the bounds of innovation in the defense and scientific arenas.  Given the nature of our work and who we are, we value trust, honesty, alignment and transparency.  We offer highly competitive benefits and pride ourselves in being a great place to work with a shared sense of purpose.  You will also enjoy a flexible work environment where contributions are recognized and rewarded.  If who we are and what we do resonates with you, we invite you to join our high performance team!

     

    General Dynamics is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer that is committed to hiring a diverse and talented workforce.  EOE/Disability/Veteran

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