General Dynamics Mission Systems (https://gdmissionsystems.com/careers/)
Bachelor's degree in software engineering or a related technical 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.
The Mid-Level Application Developer must have experience in the following:
Preferred Libraries: JQuery, BootStrap.JS, Knockout.js
C# with ASP.Net Web Forms
Alternatively: Strong development skills in Java and a willingness to learn C#
Preferred: MySQL, MongoDB
Deployment with a Web Server
Department of Defense TS/SCI with Polygraph 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
** A discretionary sign-on bonus may be available for this position **
The Mid-Level Application Developer shall have a minimum of a Bachelor of Electrical Engineering or Computer Science or Computer Engineering and a minimum of six (6) years of software/system development work experience (Four (4) years of equivalent related military experience may be substituted for Bachelor degree); or a Master's of Electrical Engineering or Computer Science or Computer Engineering with a minimum of four (4) years of experience; and have technical expertise in two (2) or more of the following areas:
Systems Requirements Analysis
Software System Design
Software System Development
Software System Integration
Software System Testing
In addition to the requirements above the Mid-Level Application Developer shall have at least five (5) years of work experience in three (3) or more of the following:
Developing software applications in C# or Java
Developing software applications for Unix, Linux, or Windows environments.
Developing DLLs for the Windows environment.
Development on computer telephony platforms using computer telephony cards such as Dialogic.
Object-oriented design and programming.
Working knowledge of common protocols/standards such as TCP/IP, SNMP, H.323, X.25, 802.11, 802.16, SIP, MEGACO, or MGCP.
Web development, with proven knowledge of XML, php, mySQL, ColdFusion, or Apache.
Script writing using Perl, Python, Bourne shell, C shell, or other proprietary scripting languages.
Database experience with Sybase, Oracle, or Microsoft.
Reverse engineering and analysis of software.
Kernel knowledge of Unix (Linux)
Bit-level data analysis
REPRESENTATIVE DUTIES AND TASKS:
Performs software requirements analysis, system integration activities, leads research, designs, develops and tests software and tools, to include development of new work products or enhancing existing applications, systems or embedded products
Performs technical planning, verification and validation of others work, cost and risk analysis, and supportability and effectiveness analyses for total systems
Performs analysis for all levels of total system product to include: concept, design, architecture, user experience, test, installation, operation, maintenance
Applies principles and techniques of computer science, engineering, and mathematical analysis to the development of complex solutions
Works on the hardest technical problems facing the company, often these problems are unusually complex and require the utmost creativity and innovation
Ensures the logical and systematic conversion of customer or product requirements into total systems solutions that acknowledge technical, schedule, and cost constraints
Performs functional analysis, timeline analysis, detail trade studies, requirements allocation and interface definition studies to translate customer requirements into software solutions utilizing whatever development lifecycle techniques or model will yield the optimal results (Agile, Waterfall, etc.)
Researches and analyzes data, such as customer design proposals, market trends, state of technology and industry, specifications and manuals to determine feasibility of design or application
Applies and champions the appropriate standards, processes, procedures, and tools throughout the system development life cycle to support the generation of technical engineering products
Participates as a Subject Matter Expert in internal review of software components and systems
Receives no appreciable instruction on day-to-day work; more often responsible to define the scope, schedule and expectations for the work they execute or lead; assignments may be self-initiated
Works under consultative direction on predetermined long range objectives
Exercises latitude in determining technical objectives of assignments for self and teams
Accountable to lead and manage the completion of major programs and projects
Responsible for resolution of significant and diverse range of complex problems and issues of broad scope and complexity which require the use of ingenuity and creativity
Erroneous decisions or recommendations, or failure to accomplish results or errors typically will have a long term negative affect on business segment financial results, company's technological capability and cause business segment to fail to achieve organizational objectives
Identifies and leads the execution of risk mitigation strategies
Works on advanced applications that may result in new business and revenues for the company
Provides leadership and/or direction and/or supervision to lower level employees and teams
Leads large technical tasks and large teams and projects
Leads medium to large technical proposals
Exercises considerable latitude in determining technical objectives of assignments
Frequently responsible to lead collaboration activities with senior management and leadership within the company
Frequently responsible to lead collaboration with organizations outside engineering or with external customers and vendors/suppliers
Frequent contact with Business Development
Serves as consultant to senior management and customers on projects and applications
Recognized internally and/or externally as a subject matter expert (SME) in multiple adjacent disciplines/fields
QuickBuild for CI/CD
Atlassian Project tools
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