Integration and Test Engineer - Military veterans preferred

General Dynamics Mission Systems (


  full-time   employee

United States

Basic Qualifications
Bachelor's degree in Engineering, a related specialized area or field is required (or equivalent experience) plus a minimum of 8 years of relevant experience; or Master's degree plus a minimum of 6 years of relevant experience.
Department of Defense secret security clearance is required 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 exciting position in our sunny Orlando, Florida location. We are seeking an individual with Senior Integration and Test experience who will technically contribute to the Consolidated Product Line Management (CPM Next) contracts. You will be a part of the development of next generation military intelligence and C2 training environments using Modeling and Simulation.
Job description:
Develop, coordinate, and/or conduct functional, environmental, operational, and/or performance tests on hardware, software, and systems
Document test plans, procedures and results for formal delivery to the customer
Assist with the design, development and implementation of cost-effective methods of testing and troubleshooting of hardware, software and systems
Derive system test requirements from existing system, software and use case requirements
Prepare test and diagnostic programs, design test fixtures and equipment including models and simulations
Isolate and document issues and defects
Support the generation of technical engineering products by applying the appropriate standards, processes, procedures, and tools throughout the system development life cycle
You may supervise or manage lower level employees
Lead technical tasks for medium/large teams or projects
Lead small technical proposals and contribute to medium sized proposals
Exercise considerable latitude in determining technical objectives of assignments
Guide the successful completion of major programs and projects
Work on advanced applications that may result in new business for the company
Prepare and conduct Integration Readiness Reviews (IRRs), Test Readiness Reviews (TRRs), and Deployment Readiness Reviews (DRRs)
Preferred Qualifications:
Possess full understanding and effectively use test engineering concepts, principles, and theories including white box and black box testing
Ability to frequently contribute to the development of new and innovative theories, principals, ideas and methods
Ability to be a major contributor to the achievement of business objectives
Be highly proficient in Microsoft Office applications
Possess knowledge and experience with object oriented programming, system processes and scripting languages
Excellent written and verbal communications skills
Ability to multi-task
Must be highly skilled in communicating issues, impacts, and corrective actions
Experience in applying project leadership principles including SPI/CPI, Earned Value, Cost Account Management (CAM), and Statistical Process Controls
Familiar with Service Oriented Architecture and SOA development & test
Experienced with automated testing tools, particularly GUI testing, e.g., ATRT/Protractor
Experience with continuous integration and automated build environments, particularly Jenkins and Jenkins plug-ins
Experience with development & test tools, especially Eclipse, Subversion, JUnit/JMeter
Experience with Apache Ivy dependency manager
Experience with Army Military Intelligence systems and their use
Experience with Live Training Transformation (LT2) product line development
Experience in working with the customer in addressing integration and test issues
Experience with Test management tools, e.g., XRay
Experience with Agile Methodology, more specific Scaled Agile Framework (SAFe)
Ability to coordinate and execute Government Acceptance Tests (GATs) in the local laboratories and at fielded sites
Coordinate and support fielding Integration and Test activities

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