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. 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.
General Dynamics Mission Systems has an immediate opening for a Systems Engineer (Ballistic Missile Defense 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 customers to develop solutions that allow them to carry out high-stakes national security missions.
General Dynamics Mission Systems in Huntsville, Alabama requires a Senior Systems Engineer with a strong background in functional requirements development and analysis using Model Based Systems Engineering methodologies. Work will be performed as a member of a cross-discipline team interacting with other subject matter experts to formulate functional requirements for system-of-system level specifications. Candidate will utilize DOORS as well as modelling tools such as Rhapsody, Magic Draw, System Architect, etc. to document analysis. Good written and oral communications skills and the ability to work independently and in a small team environment are required.
Individual must demonstrate knowledge in one or more of the following capabilities: EO/IR sensors, RF/Radar sensors, kill vehicles, missiles/interceptors, threats, discrimination, detection/tracking or Command and Control (e.g., C3I, C4I, etc.). Individual must possess good communication skills. Candidate must be capable of working both independently and in a team environment.
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PREFERRED DEGREE TYPES AND EXPERIENCE:
Bachelor's degree in an engineering classification, mathematics or physics, a related specialized area or field is required (or equivalent experience) plus a minimum of 10 years of relevant experience; or Master's degree plus a minimum of 6 years of relevant experience. Experience in requirements development tools such as DOORS as well as modelling tools such as Rhapsody, Magic Draw, System Architect, etc.
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!
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