Senior Advanced Software Engineer - Strategic Communications and Deterrent Syste
Dedham, MA 
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Job Description
Basic Qualifications

Requires a Bachelor's degree in Software Engineering, or a related Science, Engineering or Mathematics field. Also requires 8+ years of job-related experience, or a Master's degree plus 6 years of job-related experience. Agile experience preferred.

CLEARANCE REQUIREMENTS: Department of Defense Top Secret security clearance is required within a reasonable period of time. 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

NEW HIRE BONUS UP TO $3,000!

Developing mission-critical systems that help keep people safe is what we do. At General Dynamics Mission Systems, you'll be part of the team that helps heroes make a true impact. The work we do is important. The challenges we face are career-defining. The opportunity we can offer is one-of-a-kind.

The U.S. Air Force's Ground Based Strategic Deterrent (GBSD) is the weapon system replacement for the aging LGM-30 Minuteman III intercontinental ballistic missile system (ICBM). GBSD will meet current operational requirements, while having the adaptability to affordably address changing technology and emerging threats through 2075. As a Senior Advanced Software Engineer, you will contribute to an integrated product development team that is developing critical components of the GBSD weapon system. You'll perform software requirements analysis, support research and design, and develop and test software and tools. From inventing new products or enhancing existing applications, your talent and leadership abilities will be front and center.


What you'll experience:

  • Custom hardware and software products for military customers
  • Hands-on experience with development and testing
  • Software V&V, data analysis, discrepancy reporting and corrective actions to ensure production readiness
  • Identification and resolution of technical issues across functional teams
  • Driving program timelines while also ensuring compliance with quality processes
  • Continually finding ways to innovate and improve practices
What you bring to the table:
  • A Bachelor's degree in Software Engineering, or a related Science, Engineering or Mathematics field. Also requires 8+ years of job-related experience, or a Master's degree plus 6 years of job-related experience. Agile experience preferred.
  • Strong understanding of software engineering concepts, principles, and theories
  • Strong knowledge of software tools supporting Integrated Development Environments (IDE), version control, defect reporting and scripting
  • Experience working on a multi-discipline team using Agile and/or Scaled Agile Frameworks (SAFe)
  • Expertise in object oriented languages
  • Expertise working with application layer code that integrates into a larger scale system
  • Expertise working in DevOps pipelines
  • Expertise with configuration management tools such as Gitlab
  • Expertise with dynamic and static test tools such as SonarQube
  • Proficiency with project management and documentation tools such as Jira/Confluence
What sets you apart:
    • Ability to interact effectively with project teams, managers and end users
    • Commitment to ongoing professional development
    • Solid ability to grasp and apply new information quickly and handle increasing responsibilities with growing complexity
    • Creative and innovative thinking with the ability to multi-task
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 12,000+ 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

 

Job Summary
Start Date
As soon as possible
Employment Term and Type
Regular, Full Time
Required Education
Bachelor's Degree
Required Experience
8+ years
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