General Dynamics Mission Systems Test Automation Lead in Fairfax, Virginia

Basic Qualifications

Bachelor's degree in systems engineering, a related specialized area or field is required (or equivalent experience) plus a minimum of 2 years of relevant experience; or Master's degree.

Department of DefenseSECRET security clearance is REQUIREDat 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 a Test Automation Lead to join our team. The position provides an opportunity to develop and advance the cutting-edge technology that supports our nation’s fundamental defense services. GDMS employees work closely with the government to develop solutions that allow them to carry out submarine missions. The selected candidate will work with collaborative teams to deliver end-to-end solutions in mission systems integration, development, and operations support to fleets and the organization. In addition to receiving a competitive salary and generous health and personal benefits, this position to provide Technical Support for the Engineering team will enhance their skill set among a talented and technically accomplished group of colleagues. The employees will also enjoy a flexible work environment where contributions are recognized and rewarded.

Key Responsibilities

The TCS program is looking for a former US Navy Submarine Fire Control Technician (FT), to lead the Test Automation efforts. This testing is in support of the AN/BYG-1 Tactical Control System (TCS) using eggPlant software. Candidates are expected to provide strong work ethic with a passion to deliver high quality products to the US Navy.

US Navy Submarine Fire Control Technician (FT) experience is REQUIRED.

Additional Requirements

Candidate should be capable of understanding and providing technical evaluation of multiple software baselines. This position requires the ability to multi-task while working independently and within dynamic team environments. Candidates must possess high attention to detail, strong verbal and written communication skills, and Microsoft Office proficiency.

Preferred Experience

Network and system administration and troubleshooting experience in a Linux environment

Navy Test & Evaluation (T&E) experience

AN/BYG-1 Submarine Fire Control Systems recent experience

Basic Qualifications

Bachelor's degree in systems engineering, a related specialized area or field is required (or equivalent experience).

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

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General Dynamics is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer that is committed to hiring a diverse and talented workforce. EOE/Disability/Veteran.

ID2018-30433

Job LocationUSA-VA-Fairfax

Required ClearanceSecret

CategoryEngineering-Systems

Employment TypeFull Time

Hiring CompanyGeneral Dynamics Mission Systems