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Job Ref:  94971615
Employer:  General Dynamics US
Country:  United States
County/State:  Massachussetts
City:  Pittsfield
23/10/2016 05:13
ID 2016-20137
Job Location USA - MA-Pittsfield

Required Clearance Secret, obtainable within 24 months
Posted Date 7/22/2016
Category Engineering-Software

Responsibilities for this Position:

General Dynamics Mission Systems (GDMS), a market leader and technology innovator, is seeking talented professionals to deliver cutting edge solutions to our customers.

Your Opportunity

General Dynamics Mission Systems has an immediate opening for an Entry-level Software Design Engineer to join our team. The position provides an opportunity to develop the cutting-edge technology that supports some of our nation's fundamental defense services. General Dynamics Mission Systems' employees work closely with esteemed clients to develop solutions that allow them to carry out high-stakes national security missions.

This Entry-level Software Design Engineer will participate on a 3-4 person software development team, performing the full software development life-cycle (SDLC) to provide new capabilities for the Fire Control Simulation (FCSIM) program which simulates the functional operations of selected Strategic Weapon System (SWS) subsystems and components on non-tactical networked PC-based platforms. This provides the opportunity to train personnel in the performance of tasks that were previously limited to use of tactical equipment.

The candidate must have knowledge and practical experience with:
  • Software development life-cycle model
  • C/C++ and Java programming languages
  • Familiarity with software development tools and development environments (integrated development environment (IDE), compilers/interpreters, simulators, emulators, code/test generators

The selected candidate will also 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. This Entry-level Software Design Engineer will follow industry and department trends and developments to ensure General Dynamics Mission Systems' services are consistent with, and/or superior to, industry best practices.

As you establish yourself, you'll discover other opportunities to grow your career. Stay in software, go to another department, become a program manager...it's all up to you! Your manager and you will have regular conversations to help you get where you want to go.

Basic Qualifications:

Candidates must show a passion for innovation, a sophisticated understanding of software systems and applications, and the ability to effectively manage, grow and evolve General Dynamics Mission Systems software solutions.

The Entry-level Software Design Engineer position requires a bachelors degree in Software Engineering, Computer Science, Computer Engineering or equivalent field and zero to two years of related experience. Candidates with a masters degree may also qualify.

The candidates must be able to obtain a Department of Defense security clearance within 6 months from 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.

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. 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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