Systems Engineer

Location USA-MN-Bloomington
Posted Date 3 months ago(11/20/2017 12:34 PM)
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Hiring Company
General Dynamics Mission Systems

Basic Qualifications

Bachelor's degree in systems 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. Agile experience preferred.



Applicants selected may 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 Systems Engineer with background in radar signal processing. 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 Systems Engineer performs requirements analysis, requirements definition, requirements management, functional analysis, performance analysis, system design, trade studies, systems integration and test (verification).


Additional responsibilities include:

  • Formulating operational concepts
  • Performing mission, functional, cost-benefit, and risk analysis
  • Selecting systems architecture
  • Preparing specifications for General Dynamics Mission Systems operating systems to ensure designs meet applicable specifications

The Systems Engineer may also:

  • Participate in Modeling and Simulation
  • Perform testing, verification, and validation of radar sensor and signal processing algorithm requirements and performance




  • Knowledge of radar signal processing and analysis.
  • Systems Modeling
  • Experience specifically in Radar Signal Processing (e.g. design requirements for radar systems, tactical or simulation algorithm prototyping or implementation)
  • Strong written and verbal communications skills




  • Electronic Warfare (EW) experience
  • Active Top Secret Level DOD Clearance
  • Algorithm profiling and porting
  • Single and multi-processor/core environments
  • Familiar with vector/signal processing libraries
  • Coursework and/or experience with digital signal processing, probability theory, stochastic signal processing, and electromagnetic theory



  • Bachelor's or Master's degree in Electrical Engineering, Math, Physics, or equivalent


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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