Surface Ship Electronic Warfare and Radar Systems Engineer
Company: General Dynamics - Mission Systems
Posted on: October 27, 2018
Bachelor's degree in systems engineering, a related specialized area or field is required (or equivalent experience) plus a minimum of 5 years of relevant experience; or Master's degree plus a minimum of 3 years of relevant experience. Agile experience preferred. CLEARANCE REQUIREMENTS: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 Surafce Ship Electronic Warfare and Radar Systems 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. REPRESENTATIVE DUTIES AND TASKS:Perform Electronic Warfare (EW) Systems Engineering and related problem reports and design tasks related to EW.Participates requirements analysis, requirements definition, requirements management, functional analysis, performance analysis, system design, detail trade studies, systems integration and test (verification), validation and interface definition studies of subsystem or system elements under supervision of the lead systems engineerSupports technical design, planning, cost and risk analyses, and supportability and effectiveness analyses for subsystems and system elementsPerforms Participates customer requirements analysis, develops system requirements and defines allocations to lower levels (elements and components)Participates in detailed technical analyses for a subsystem or system elementsMay develop system documentation on both new and fielded systemsResearches and analyzes data, such as vendor products, COTS components, GFE/CFE, specifications, and manuals to determine feasibility of design or applicationSupports the generation of technical engineering products by using the appropriate standards, processes, procedures, and tools throughout the system development life cycleIndependently determines proposed approach to solutionsContributes to the completion of major programs and projectsCreative, innovative responsibilities requiring advanced decision-making skillsAssists in identifying, analyzing and resolves system design weaknessesContact with Deputy Program Managers Engineering (DPME) and other professionals within the Engineering department and with project teams across the companyTravel may be requiredKeeps abreast of technology trendsKNOWLEDGE SKILLS AND ABILITIES:Proficient use and understanding of systems engineering concepts, principles, and theoriesProficient knowledge of other related disciplinesProficient with requirements management & system modeling toolsRecognizes various architectural patternsProficient in Microsoft Office applicationsProficient written and verbal communications skillsCreative thinkerAbility to multi-taskProficient ability to grasp and apply new information quickly and effectively handle complex assignments Shows initiative on assignments, exercises independent judgment and professionally executes projects with little directionProficient ability in communicating issues, impacts, and corrective actionsProficient ability to clearly report relevant to sound systems engineering designFamiliarity with technical standardsKnowledge of systems engineering concepts and modeling tools, principles, and theoriesAwareness of business objective and Engineering role Knowledge of requirements managementREQUIRED SKILLS:Understanding of Microsoft Windows Desktop (Windows 7, 10) and Server (2008, 2016) technologies including experience with traditional software delivery and application installation processes and configurationsExperience integrating software on a common operating systemPREFERRED DEGREE TYPES AND EXPERIENCE:Bachelor's degree in systems engineering, computer science, software engineering, electrical engineering or a related specialized area or field is required (or equivalent experience). Systems Engineering experience preferred
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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