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Software Engineer

at General Dynamics Advanced Information Systems

Posted: 10/9/2019
Job Reference #: 40792

Job Description

  • Posted Date2 weeks ago(10/7/2019 8:20 AM)
    ID
    2019-40792
    Job Location
    USA-VA-Fairfax
    Required Clearance
    Secret
    Category
    Engineering-Software
    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 required at time of hire. Applicants selected for the Software Engineer position 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 Software 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.

    Imagine being part of the team that develops the technologies, products and services that help our nation’s heroes keep our nation safe. The work is important. The challenges are career-defining. The opportunity is waiting for you at GDMS as a Software Engineer.

    What you’ll be doing:
    • Architecting and maintaining a Continual Integration (CI)/Continual Development (CD) development environment
    • Developing toolkits and scripts for external users to access CI/CD environment
    • Constructing virtual environments using virtual machines and containers
    • Creating automated test scripts to certify system performance
    • Building automated CI/CD pipeline checks including unit test, code analysis, and security instruction

    What you need to bring to the table:
    • Strong understanding of the Agile software development process
    • Experience with standard software development tools (i.e. jira, bitbucket, Bugzilla, etc.)
    • Experience with using Containers (Docker, Kubernetes, LXC) and/or Virtual Machines (QEMU/KVM, VMWare, Virtualbox)
    • Proficiency in Linux shell scripting
    • Proficiency in C++ and Java software development within a Linux environment

    What sets you apart:
    • History with the submarine Sonar system (BQQ-10)
    • Ability to configure and manage OpenShift deployments
    • Familiarity with the Risk Management Framework (RMF) process
    • Familiarity with Cloud development environments (i.e. AWS, Azure, etc.)
    • Experience with maintaining networks (physical and virtual)
    • Experience with python
    • Experience with Artifact build repositories such as Nexus
    • Knowledge of automated testing tools

    One last thing:
    Department of Defense Secret security clearance is required at time of hire. Applicants selected for the Software Engineer position 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.

    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