Embedded Systems Software Engineer - Military veterans preferred

2018-11-01
General Dynamics Mission Systems (https://gdmissionsystems.com/careers/)
Other

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  full-time   employee


State College
Pennsylvania
United States

Basic Qualifications
Bachelor's degree in software engineering or a related technical 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. Agile experience preferred
CLEARANCE REQUIREMENTS:
Applicants selected may 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
Do you enjoy working on the latest open source project or designing new control and interface software for vital hardware? Would you be interested in participating in the design and deployment of critical control software that could enable communication, save lives or provide tactical information necessary for our troops? General Dynamics Mission Systems (SATCOM) currently has an opening for an Embedded Systems Software Engineer that is highly motivated to learn and contribute to a cross functional team. Our SATCOM team deals with all levels of software development from writing dedicated software for micro-controllers with no operating system to designing web pages and display interfaces for system level control computers. As a result, to be part of our State College, PA based development team, you must have a high level of commitment and motivation, be willing to be flexible and learn quickly.
We are seeking candidates with strong written and verbal communication skills that seek to put their love of solving problems to work in a team environment. As part of the team, you'll have a role throughout the software development process which includes:
REPRESENTATIVE DUTIES AND TASKS:
As part of the team, the candidate will play a lead role throughout the product development process which includes:
Requirements analysis and specification
Systems Architecture and Design Documentation
Software Design documentation
Present System Level and SW architecture and design at formal reviews such as PDR and CDR
Design, code development and test.
Programming using C / C++ or other programming languages
Lead and Participate in Internal peer reviews
Collaborate with engineers from other disciplines
Develop Test plans and validation methodologies
Software and System Integration and Test
Release documentation
Production and Field support
KNOWLEDGE SKILLS AND ABILITIES:
Agile development
Rational Team Concert (RTC)
Real-Time Systems/Operating Systems
Signal Processing and/or Digital Communications
Multiprocessor/multicore or distributed processing experience
Embedded software experience using Linux, SMX or VxWorks
Low level programming of device drivers in Linux and real time environments
Web interface/HTML
Experience with Microsoft Project
Eclipse development environments
IAR development tools
LabVIEW development environment



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