Bachelor's degree in Logistics, Management or Engineering, a related specialized area or field is required (or equivalent experience) plus a minimum of 2 years of relevant experience; or Master's degree.
Department of Defense Secret security clearance is not required at time of hire but must be obtainable within 24 months of hire. 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.
General Dynamics Mission Systems has an immediate opening for a Senior Integrated Logistics Support Specialist in support of United States Navy (USN) Electronic Warfare (EW) systems. 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:
Assists in project/program tasks related to specific ILS elements
Provides ILS input to project/program plans and deliverables
Defines, reviews and analyzes system requirements for enhancements/modifications for supportability
Supports internal audits and/reviews for corrective action plans
Supports other disciplines for program/project resolutions/enhancements
Assists in the development of project/program plans and deliverables
Performs duties and responsibilities as member or functional expert on process improvement teams and Integrated Product Teams (IPTs)
Assists in the development of supplier requirements and Statements of Work
Independently create major sections of ILS deliverables
Internal and External customer/government
Integrated Product Teams (IPTs) and functional areas
Accomplish Defense Acquisition University (DAU) courses and select GD internal engineering course
Apply for International Society of Logistics Engineers (SOLE) credentials: SOLE Demonstrated Logistician (DL)
Reports to an ILS Manager
ILS Generalist - intermediate level professional
Designs, develops and manages activities for a specific product or group of products from product definition and planning through production, release, and end of life
May be required to travel (less than 20%)
KNOWLEDGE SKILLS AND ABILITIES:
Considerable knowledge of Acquisition Logistics (a multi-functional technical management discipline associated with influencing design for supportability and planning the support infrastructure for a system by focusing on the integrated logistics support (ILS) elements and working with and across all IPTs)
Considerable knowledge of one or more of Integrated Logistics Support (ILS) Elements (supply support; maintenance planning; manpower and personnel; technical manuals; training and training equipment; support equipment; facilities; computer resources support; packaging, handling, storage and transportation (PHS&T); design interface; reliability, maintainability and availability (RM&A), how they interact and how they are applied across a program, their effect on a system, plus how a systems' design and changes affect the ILS elements
Considerable experience in one or more of the ILS elements
Considerable knowledge of military/commercial requirements/ specifications
Considerable knowledge of internal/external procedures and policies
Conflict management skills
Considerable knowledge of the acquisition logistics process
Ability to coordinate with other disciplines for program/project resolutions/enhancements
Considerable knowledge of various ILS software applications
Developing professional expertise, applies company policies and procedures to resolve a variety of issues
Works on problems of moderate scope where analysis of situations or data requires a review of a variety of factors
PREFERRED DEGREE TYPES AND EXPERIENCE:
Degree or equivalent experience with focus on supply chain, one or more elements of integrated logistics, and/or lifecycle supportability preferred.
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