• Software Engineer/System Integrator

    Job Location USA-VA-Fairfax
    Posted Date 3 weeks ago(6/26/2018 9:09 AM)
    Job ID
    Required Clearance
    Employment Type
    Internal Fill Only
    Hiring Company
    General Dynamics Mission Systems
  • Basic Qualifications

    Bachelor's degree in software engineering or a related technical field, or equivalent experience is required. Agile experience preferred.


    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 Submarine Combat System Senior Software Engineer to join our team. The selected candidate will provide senor level C++ and JAVA software development in a Linux environment for a critical submarine combat system. 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 clients to develop solutions that allow them to carry out high-stakes national security missions. The selected candidate will work with collaborative teams to build and further advance General Dynamics Mission Systems software systems and applications. In addition to receiving a competitive salary and generous health and personal benefits, the Submarine Combat System Senior Software Engineer will enhance their skill set by working among a talented and technically accomplished group of colleagues. The employee will also enjoy a flexible work environment where contributions are recognized and rewarded.


    Software Engineer/System Integrators conduct research, design and development of systems software, software applications and/or tools for new and existing programs and subprograms. Responsibilities also include enhancements, modifications and corrections to existing software. In addition, these employees are responsible for coding, testing, integrating and documenting software solutions.  Candidates must have strong experience with software development and system integration with proficiency in C++ and JAVA software development within a Linux environment. Candidates are also preferred to have diverse programming skills, including experience in graphical programming. Candidates must show a passion for innovation, a sophisticated understanding of software systems and applications, and the ability to effectively manage, grow and evolve General Dynamics Mission Systems software solutions.


    Strong C++
    Custom Display Management
    Custom Application Management
    Open Source Application Management
    Software Integration
    Unix Scripting (e.g., bash, tcsh, m4)
    Virtualization using KVM
    Willingness for Local Travel

    Active Secret Clearance



    Performance Compiler Optimization
    Perl Scripting
    RHEL 6/7
    Agile/Scrum Master
    SW Deployment Package Management (e.g., RPM)

    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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