• Software Engineer (TS Required)

    Posted Date 3 months ago(4/16/2018 2:52 PM)
    Job Location
    Required Clearance
    Top Secret
    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.


    Due to the nature of our work at our facilities, U.S. Citizenship is required. A U.S. Government Top Secret clearance is required at time of hire.

    Responsibilities for this Position

    General Dynamics Mission Systems (GDMS) has an exciting opportunity in our brand new Dedham, MA facility. We are seeking a Software Engineer to assist with our ICBM Prime Integration Contract (IPIC) / Minuteman Minimum Essential Emergency Communications Network Program Upgrade (MMPU). The ideal candidate will possess 5 plus years of experience in designing, coding, and testing of the Higher Authority Communications/Rapid Message Processing Element (HAC/RMPE) system. This person will participate in studies, design analyses, investigations.


    Individual responsibilities include:

    • Participation in generating prototype/demo scripts
    • Generating tests and conducting peer reviews
    • Support documentation updates and proposals
    • Support programming and erasing EPROMs
    • Health check of incoming drawers
    • Support the team in meeting our Quantitative Management Goal by following process and generating improvements to the
    • process
    • Ability to work on multiple on-going programs
    • Possess strong analytical, troubleshooting, reasoning and communication skills
    • Provides resolution to a diverse range of complex problems
    • Independently determines approach to solutions
    • Avoid failure to accomplish results or errors that may cause significant delays or require the substantial expenditure of resources

    Related engineering experience in or familiarity with one or more of the following is desirable:

    • Knowledge/experience in OS9, VAX/VMS, VAXELN, VMS Tools, Ada, Java, C, 8086 Assembly, and Access Data Database
    • Clearcase; Mil-STD 2167A processes
    • Test tools such as HP Protocol Analyzers and Processor emulator
    • Systems administration experience

    If individual does not possess software programming experience in Ada, GDMS is willing to train!

    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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