Senior Networking IPT Engineer

ID
2021-50131
San Jose, CA, USA
Required Clearance
TS/SCI, obtainable within reasonable time based on requirements
Category
Engineering-Other
Employment Type
Full Time
Hiring Company
General Dynamics Mission Systems

Basic Qualifications

Bachelor’s degree in systems engineering, a related specialized area or field is required plus a minimum of 8 years of relevant experience; or Master's degree plus a minimum of 6 years of relevant experience. Agile experience preferred.

CLEARANCE REQUIREMENTS:

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

Imagine being part of the team that develops the technologies, products and services that help keep our nation safe. The work is important. The technical solutions are challenging. The personal satisfaction is immense. The people you work with are of the highest caliber. This opportunity is waiting for you at GDMS in our San Jose, CA location.

The Senior Networking IPT Engineer is an important link between our Customers and engineering teams to define concept of operations, architectures, and requirements for our ground-based systems. He or she then applies the system engineering process to design, integrate, test and deliver the system.

What you’ll experience:

  • Technologies that aren’t just top-notch, they’re often top-secret
  • A team of bold thinkers committed to exploring what’s next
  • Opportunities to gain new knowledge - as it’s discovered

What you bring to the table:

  • A Bachelor’s degree in systems engineering, a related specialized area or field and a minimum of 8 years of relevant experience or a Master's degree and a minimum of 6 years of relevant experience; Agile experience preferred
  • Strong knowledge of systems engineering concepts, principles and theories
  • Strong proficiency with requirements management & system modeling tools

Specific Skills needed for this role:

  • Experience as a Group or IPT Lead on a development program to include skills in team leadership, cost management, earned value management
  • Familiarity with Network and System Infrastructure design using commodity servers, workstations, switches, routers and firewalls
  • Working knowledge of signal processing concepts to fulfill a role as a vendor technical POC for a signal processing subcontract
  • Demonstrated successes in applying the system engineering process for product specification, design, development, integration, test and delivery
  • Ability to support other teams of software, hardware and system engineers to define and test interfaces, perform I&T and verification testing

What distinguishes you from others for this or future roles at GDMS:

  • An affinity to learning and being able to quickly apply new knowledge for the benefit of our systems
  • Working knowledge of the architectures and designs of Digital Signal Processing (DSP) systems
  • The ability to apply RF and/or signal processing principles towards the development of complex systems
  • Familiarity with commercial SATCOM networks and protocols
  • Commitment to growing your professional skills

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 12,000+ 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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