• System Engineer/Software Engineer

    Posted Date 2 months ago(8/6/2019 1:05 PM)
    Job Location
    Required Clearance
    TS/SCI with Polygraph
    Employment Type
    Full Time
    Hiring Company
    General Dynamics Mission Systems
  • Basic Qualifications

    Bachelor's degree in systems engineering, a related specialized area or field is required (or equivalent experience) plus a minimum of 10 years of relevant experience; or Master's degree plus a minimum of 8 years of relevant experience. Agile experience preferred.


    What you bring to the table:

    • 10 years of experience in planning, developing, and implementing systems engineering practices and processes
    • 10 years of experience in three (3) or more of the following:
      • Work breakdown structures
      • Project schedules and estimates
      • Requirements definition and analysis
      • Requirements traceability
      • Requirements verification and validation
      • Configuration management
      • Risk management
    • Experience with software development and various software development lifecycle models
    • Experience developing in Python or C/C++
    • Experience working with embedded systems
    • Familiarity with configuring and maintaining telecommunications equipment such as routers and switches
    • Experience working with CNO tools
    • Familiarity with ticketing systems (Preferably JIRA/Confluence)
    • Strong communication skills (written and oral)


    Clearance Requirements:

    Department of Defense TS/SCI security clearance with a Polygraph is required 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.

    Responsibilities for this Position

    A Relocation package may be available for this position.


    General Dynamics Mission Systems has an immediate opening for a System Engineer/Software Engineer.  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.


    Preferred Skills:

    • Experience with Automated testing
    • Experience interfacing with Analysts
    • Experience with Reverse Engineering
    • Experience with Wireshark and protocol analysi
    • Experience with CM

    How You Can Help:

    We seek curious, motivated candidates with a can-do attitude and an agile mindset who stay up-to-date on the latest software, tools and technologies.

    Are you an open-minded engineer that can help us solve challenging technical problems? If so, GDMS may be the right place for you!

    ** A discretionary sign-on bonus may be available for this position **


    Responsibilities to include:

    • Leads the solution design and implementation aspects of engagement(s) ensuring quality, integrated software solutions within constraints of time and budget
    • Perform requirements gathering, analysis, reviews, and create and maintain requirements traceability matrices
    • Develop system requirements specifications, design documents, user manuals and readiness reviews
    • Codes, tests, integrates and documents software solutions
    • Applies principles and techniques of computer science, engineering, and mathematical analysis to the development of software
    • Participates as a Subject Matter Expert in the internal review of software components and systems
    • Provides leadership and/or direction and/or supervision to lower level employees and teams
    • Keeps abreast of technology trends and champions new ideas and process improvements




    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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