Entry Level Systems Engineer - Military veterans preferred

2018-10-28
General Dynamics Mission Systems (https://gdmissionsystems.com/careers/)
Other

/yr

  part-time   employee


Pittsfield
Massachusetts
United States

Basic Qualifications
Bachelor's degree in systems engineering, a related specialized area or field is required (or equivalent experience). Agile experience preferred.
CLEARANCE REQUIREMENTS:
Department of Defense Secret security clearance is not required at time of hire, but should be obtainable within a reasonable amount 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
General Dynamics Mission Systems has an immediate opening for a Entry Level Systems Support 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 requirements analysis and definition
Contribute to the development and update of program-specific plans and processes
Participate in Change Control Board (CCB) meetings
Maintain schedule tracking of activities on assigned program
Generate and provide updates to various internal and external status reports
Attend and support engineering peer reviews
Perform audits of process and work products
Provide configuration control of software, hardware and documentation
Provide program guidance and support deliveries and milestones while maintaining schedule
Communicate proper process steps and tool usage
KNOWLEDGE SKILLS AND ABILITIES:
Proficient ability in communicating issues, impacts, and corrective actions
Ability to sell concepts and ideas
Proficient 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 direction
Exercises creative thinking and ideation to advance business performance
Delivers innovative, flexible, integrated solutions to meet customers changing business needs
The ability to work well in a team environment including forming strong working relationships with program leadership
The ability to identify and resolve needs before issues arise
Desire to learn and improve current/future technology and processes
PREFERRED DEGREE TYPES AND EXPERIENCE:
Candidate should have completed an accredited degree program in Computer Engineering, Systems Engineering, Software Engineering, Electrical Engineering, Mechanical Engineering, or other related technical discipline.

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