Entry-Level Software Engineer

Location USA-CO-Colorado Springs
Posted Date 1 month ago(1/10/2018 9:10 AM)
Job ID
2018-29456
# Positions
1
Category
Engineering-Software
Hiring Company
General Dynamics Mission Systems

Basic Qualifications

Bachelor's degree in software engineering or a related technical field, or equivalent experience is required. Agile experience preferred.

Department of Defense TS/SCI security clearance is preferred at time of hire. Candidates must be able to obtain a TS/SCI clearance within a reasonable amount of time from date 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 has an immediate opening for Entry-level Software Developers. This is 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.

 

 

REPRESENTATIVE DUTIES AND TASKS:

  • Codes, tests, integrates and documents software solutions
  • Applies principles and techniques of computer science, engineering, and mathematical analysis to the development of software
  • Participates in internal review of software components and systems
  • Receives general instructions and guidance from immediate supervisor and works on problems with defined scope, schedule and expectations
  • Follows standard practices and procedures in analyzing situations or data from which answers can be readily obtained
  • Generally works within an identified work group and responsible for resolution of problems and issues of moderate scope and complexity
  • Failure to accomplish results or errors may cause project delays or require the allocation of additional resources
  • Travel is required

 

KNOWLEDGE SKILLS AND ABILITIES:

  • Knowledge of software engineering concepts, principles, theories, and technical standards
  • Shows initiative on assignments, and professionally executes projects with little direction
  • Exercises independent judgment within defined procedures and practices to determine appropriate action
  • Ability to be a team player who thrives in collaborative environments and revels in team success, meeting and exceeding personal and team commitments
  • Ability to be creative, innovative and responsible, and able to master considerable decision-making skills

 

PREFERRED DEGREE TYPES AND EXPERIENCE:

Degree in software engineering or a related technical field is preferred. Experience in the following products/technologies is highly desired:

 

- WebLogic

- Oracle

- SQL

- Java

- Microsoft Windows Server 2012 R2

- Microsoft Windows 10 Enterprise

- VBScript (Windows Script Host)

- ClearCase (configuration management)

- Eclipse IDE

- System Tool Kit (STK)

- Citrix

- Linux

- Bash

- Git (configuration management)

- Web services

 

 

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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