• Linux Software Integrator

    Job Location USA-VA-Fairfax
    Posted Date 2 weeks ago(11/5/2018 7:57 AM)
    Job ID
    Required Clearance
    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. Agile experience preferred.


    Department of Defense Secret security clearance is preferred 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 (GDMS) has an immediate opening for a Linux Software Integrator to join our team. The position provides an opportunity to develop and advance the cutting-edge technology that supports our nation’s fundamental defense services. GDMS employees work closely with the government to develop solutions that allow them to carry out submarine missions. The selected candidate will work with collaborative teams to deliver end-to-end solutions in mission systems integration, development, and operations support to fleets and the organization. In addition to receiving a competitive salary and generous health and personal benefits, the Linux Software Integrator will enhance their skill set among a talented and technically accomplished group of colleagues. The employees will also enjoy a flexible work environment where contributions are recognized and rewarded.

    Key Responsibilities

    The Linux Software Integrator will provide full time on-site support at the Lockheed Martin Integration facility in Manassas, Virginia.  Initial training and occasional travel to Fairfax, Virginia will be required.  The Linux Software Integrator will analyze, design, develop and test GDMS systems to ensure the integration of software, hardware, reliability, maintainability, safety and other requirements in the total engineering effort. Additional responsibilities include armoring systems for Navy certification and accreditation; working with external vendors and customers; configuring lab environments and specifications. This individual is also responsible for requirements definitions, software/hardware critical item tests, etc, in addition to configuring and troubleshooting system hardware and software.

    Required Skills

    • Ability to write and troubleshoot C++/Java code

    • Experience with generating and troubleshooting scripts (i.e.bash, python, perl)

    • Advanced knowledge of Linux operating system

    • Understanding of OS operation in a cross-platform environment (Linux/Windows)

    • Experience with virtualization techniques

    • Ability to troubleshoot and repair software and hardware problems

    • Experience cabling equipment racks to support system hardware components

    • Must be able to move heavy computer equipment

    • Good organizational and communication skills

    These skills are a PLUS

    • Advanced certification in Red Hat Enterprise Linux

    • Experience with Virtualization technologies

    • Experience with Cybersecurity (RMF, IAVA Management, etc.)

    • Previous experience with the AN/BYG-1 Combat Control System

    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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