Automated Test Engineer - Military veterans preferred

General Dynamics Mission Systems (


  full-time   employee

District of Columbia
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.
Knowledge of the following technologies:
Selenium Web Driver
Continuous Integration
Agile Software Development
Desired Qualifications:
Automated Test Engineer to build system regression testing with the following responsibilities
Automated Testing using Cucumber
Technical writing experience
Department of Defense security clearance is Top Secret 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 an Automated Test 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.
Either a conventional (manual) or an Automated (preferred) Test Engineer for Enterprise Level Web Applications
Analyze, design, develop and test systems to ensure the integration of software, reliability, maintainability, safety and other requirements in the total engineering effort
Other responsibilities include:
Formulation operational concepts, performing mission, functional
Costbenefit and risk analysis
Selection of system architecture and preparing specifications for operating systems to ensure designs meet application security specifications.
May also be asked to document security on both new and fielded information systems or provide accreditations/certification evaluation and test support to ensure all technical security features are considered and functioning properly
Candidates must show a passion for innovation, a sophisticated understanding of software systems and applications, and the ability to effectively evaluate and test software solutions
Exercise creative thinking and ideation to advance our business performance
Deliver innovative, flexible, integrated solutions to meet customer's changing business
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