Bachelor’s degree in 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.
Department of Defense Secret Clearance is required at the 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 Senior 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.
The successful candidate for Senior Advanced Test Engineer will support our growing aviation-related business segments, executing software and system testing on ground and airborne systems. Primary responsibility is for developing and conducting functional and performance tests on hardware and software with basic knowledge of system tactical employment and optimization. The successful candidate must accurately document failures and corrective actions in accordance with proper procedures and expectations, and is capable of preparing timely, accurate, and complete data for comprehensive periodic status reports. The successful candidate must be able to provide support to the engineering staff as well as being able to build server stacks, image computers, support a virtual computing environment, develop and implement automated test capabilities and document, analyze, follow, and improve engineering quality assurance procedures. The successful candidate will apply software engineering skills in the analysis and troubleshooting of software under test to assist in root cause analysis of identified problems and develop recommended courses of action. He/she must demonstrate the potential and willingness to acquire and develop additional skills as our portfolio increases. This position may require travel for periods up to two weeks in duration.