Job Location USA-CO-Colorado Springs | USA-AL-Huntsville
Posted Date 2 weeks ago(2/7/2018 2:52 PM)
Job ID
Required Clearance
Employment Type
Full Time
Hiring Company
General Dynamics Mission Systems

Basic Qualifications

Bachelor's degree in systems 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 immediate opening for a GMD Interface 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.


C2BMC to GMD Interface Engineer conducting interface definition and revision to incorporate new system capabilities and spiral development changes that affect the C2BMC-GMD interface. In addition, this position provides Subject Matter Expert support related to the C2BMC-GMD Interface. Successful candidate will attend interface working group meetings with MDA customer and representatives of the GMD element engineering organization as well as support to program integration and test related efforts for the GMD interface. Successful candidate may also be assigned requirements engineering, use case development, and logical architecture modeling tasks as SE department tasking dictates. Successful candidate will support spiral leadership to assure interface artifacts and system assessment tasks required for the GMD interface are completed when required.Some Travel Required. An active DOD Secret Clearance required to start. Must be eligible for Top Secret Clearance.

Demonstrated Systems Engineering skills in Interface Development and Interface Control Document (ICD) maintenance. Desired skills include: requirements engineering, use case development, logical architecture modeling, MBSE, SysML, BMDS domain experience, RMF-based cyber security , and project planning utilizing MS Project, DOORS tool, and Earned Value Management techniques and tools . Each of these skills would be a significant plus.


Significant experience performing pre-PDR systems engineering for DoD Information Systems. Missile Defense Agency (MDA) Ground-based Midcourse Defense (GMD) element domain experience a plus. Specific interface experience with the MDA GMD element or GMD Sensors is a significant plus. Must be able to function as part of an experienced team in developing systems engineering products and artifacts while adhering to the program Architecture and Systems Engineering Management Plan (ASEMP) and other processes. Experience with team leadership, task tracking, and issue resolution coordination is a significant plus.

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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