Bachelor's of Science degree in Computer Science or the equivalent and a minimum of 8 years relevant experience; or Master's degree plus a minimum of 6 years of relevant experience to meet managerial expectations.
Department of Defense SECRET security clearance is preferred at time 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 in Quincy, Massachusetts for a Software Engineering Technical Manager position for our Autonomous Undersea Systems (AUS) line of business which develops and manufactures Bluefin Robotics Autonomous Underwater Vehicles (AUVs). We are looking for someone who has strong technical skills and proven leadership experience to work with and build upon our capable software team and determine the direction of our next generation AUV software. .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.
The Software Engineering Technical Manager is responsible for the software engineering function and associated staff at AUS. Working with technical managers from Mechanical, Electrical, Marine Operations, and Systems Engineering, and other functions in the company, the Software Engineering Technical Manager provides leadership for the definition, deployment and execution of the software engineering tools, processes, and activities at AUS. The Software Engineering Technical Manager is responsible for managing the software team both day-to-day and strategically, staffing projects and proposals, and participating in business development activities including bid and proposal preparation and generation of cost estimates.
The Software Engineering Technical Manager will interface with Program Management, Business Development, Marketing, Customer Service, and the customer as well as provide technical guidance for individual programs and tasks.
Required Experience and Qualifications:
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!
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