• Senior Software Test Engineer

    Job Location USA-MN-Bloomington
    Posted Date 3 months ago(2/22/2018 9:39 AM)
    Job ID
    2018-30174
    Required Clearance
    Secret, obtainable within 24 months
    Category
    Engineering-Software
    Employment Type
    Full Time
    Hiring Company
    General Dynamics Mission Systems
  • Basic Qualifications

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

     

    CLEARANCE REQUIREMENTS:

    A Department of Defense security clearance may be required. 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

    General Dynamics Mission Systems has an immediate opening for a Senior Software 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.

     

    Senior Software Test Engineers participate in the design and development of systems software, software applications and/or tools for new programs and subprograms. Responsibilities include development, execution, and documentation of test cases.

     

    REPRESENTATIVE DUTIES AND TASKS: 

    • Codes, tests, integrates and documents software solutions
    • Participates in internal review of software components and systems
    • Receives general instructions and guidance from immediate supervisor and works on problems with defined scope, schedule and expectations
    • Builds stable working relationships internally
    • Travel may be required
    • Security clearance may be required
    • Keeps abreast of technology trends and champions new ideas and product and process improvements

     
    KNOWLEDGE SKILLS AND ABILITIES:

    • Ability to write and understand code in C/C++
    • Solid knowledge of the software development process
    • Knowledge of RTOS
    • Be able to develop test scenarios based on requirements
    • Shows initiative on assignments, and professionally executes projects with little direction

    • Exercises independent judgment within defined procedures and practices to determine appropriate action

    • Solid ability to be a team player who thrives in collaborative environments and revels in team success, meeting and exceeding personal and team commitments

    • Ability to be creative, innovative and responsible, and able to master solid decision-making skills

    • Strong in problem solving, organizing, and attention to detail
    • Solid proficiency in Microsoft Office applications
    • Technical writing skills and verbal communications skills

     

    PREFERRED EXPERIENCE:

    • VxWorks
    • Avionics domain experience with Department of Defense contractor

     

    PREFERRED DEGREE TYPES:

    • Bachelor's or Master's degree in Computer Science, Software Engineering, Computer Engineering, or equivalent

     

    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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