• Manufacturing Engineer

    Posted Date 2 months ago(8/27/2019 9:55 AM)
    Job Location
    Required Clearance
    Secret, obtainable within reasonable time based on requirements
    Employment Type
    Full Time
    Hiring Company
    General Dynamics Mission Systems
  • Basic Qualifications

    Bachelor's degree in Electrical Engineering or Computer Engineering degree, a related specialized area or field, or equivalent experience is required.


    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.

    Responsibilities for this Position

    General Dynamics Mission Systems has an immediate opening for a Manufacturing Engineer to join our Manufacturing team. The position provides an opportunity to develop and advance the cutting-edge technology that supports some of our nation's fundamental defense services.  The Shipboard Electronics Repair Facility (SERF) is a state of the art, technologically advanced, process oriented, repair center of excellence that specializes in advanced electrical/electronic and mechanical repairs for the US Navy. SERF performs repair work on various commodity groups for custom military designs and commercial off the shelf designs.  This hardware includes, but not limited to, Advanced Electronic Circuit Cards, Analog and Digital Power Supplies, Liquid Crystal Displays (LCDs), Network Switches, Servers, Computers, Fiber Optic Equipment, Memory Storage Equipment, Cables and Harnesses, Hydraulic Lifting Equipment, and Tool & Fixturing Devices.  


    The employee will also enjoy a flexible work environment where contributions are recognized and rewarded.

    Key Responsibilities
    The Electrical Engineer-Shipboard Electronic Repair Facility candidate will develop, implement and maintain the methods, operation sequences and processes used in General Dynamics Mission Systems repair. The individual is responsible for testing and troubleshooting manufactured and purchased electronic equipment and systems. This involves the repair of sub-assemblies and final assemblies. The employee is also responsible for recommending the tools and processes that accompany the repair process. Additionally, the selected candidate will provide guidance to fellow engineers, helping them to enhance organizational design concepts and manufacturing techniques.

    Additional Responsibilities

    • Practice creative thinking and ideation to advance our business performance
    • Deliver innovative, flexible, integrated solutions to meet customers changing business needs
    • Support and engage in programs, projects and practices behind the General Dynamics Mission Systems culture and strategy, and comply with all policies and procedures
    • Follow industry and department trends and developments to ensure General Dynamics Mission Systems services are consistent with, and/or superior to, industry best practices 

    Basic Electrical Engineering disciplines to include:

    • Electronics (electronic devices and electrical circuits for producing, detecting, and controlling electrical signals)
    • Digital Systems (digital-based communication and control systems) 
    • Electric Power (generation, transmission, and distribution of electric power)


    • Prefer an Electrical Engineering or Computer Engineering degree
    • Experience with complex analog and digital circuits and be familiar with fault coverage analysis, test procedures, and test plans
    • Experience with Automated Test Equipment
    • Responsibility for implementing and improving General Dynamics Mission Systems test processes
    • Ability to gather and analyze data to support efforts to reduce cost, improve efficiencies and improve operator performance
    • Experience with electrical testing/troubleshooting of complex assemblies
    • Ideally prefer Co-op/Intern with related work experience

    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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