Knowledge, Skills, and Abilities:
Bachelor's degree in Mechanical Engineering, a related specialized area or field is required (or equivalent experience) plus a minimum of 5 years of relevant experience; or Master's degree plus a minimum of 3 years of relevant experience.
At minimum, a current 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.
GDMS has an opening for a Civil / Structural Engineer (with clearance) to fill an opening on our operations team. 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. GDMS employees work closely with esteemed customers to develop solutions that allow them to carry out high-stakes national security missions.
This Civil / Structural Engineer (with clearance) will lead structural analysis required for all program tasking and deliverables, working independently and/or with a team of project engineers, as specific tasking dictates. Structural analysis will include design and development of a range of metal, masonry, composite and wood structures, and components. In addition, there is opportunity to serve as an Integrated Product Team (IPT) lead, and to also support on a diverse range of technical tasking. Scope of tasking could include design, development and production of structural systems with mechanical and utility sub-system components. Work involves hands-on development (design, prototyping, and testing) of one-of-a-kind solutions, often in support of quick response capability (QRC) programs. IPT support could include overall deliverable integration, preparation and presentation of design milestone reviews, scheduling and planning duties, and other special assignments. The role will include working with the program team and sub-contractors in addition to direct interface with customer representatives.
Representative Duties and Tasks:
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