Bachelor's degree in Engineering, a related specialized area or field, or equivalent experience is required.
Department of Defense SECRET security clearance is required at 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 Capability Verification and Assessment Test Analyst. 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.
REPRESENTATIVE DUTIES AND TASKS:
As member of the Integration & Test (I&T) Functional Area of the Missile Defense National Team for Command and Control, Battle Management, and Communications (C2BMC) (aka C2BMC NT), this position will be paired with more experienced engineers to: coordinate, develop and execute detailed test plans and procedures to test C2BMC. Under supervision, coordinate design implementation in an integrated environment and test specific capabilities.
KNOWLEDGE SKILLS AND ABILITIES:
The candidate must possess the technical skills necessary to support testing under general supervision for the evaluation of hardware, software, algorithms and processes to verify and characterize the capabilities of the Command and Control, Battle Management and Communications (C2BMC) element of the Ballistic Missile Defense System (BMDS). Testing will take place in a variety of environments/venues (stand-alone and integrated testing; in a laboratory, at a warfighter site, and potentially within multi-element ground and flight tests). The candidate must be able to learn to individually conduct tests, collect and analyze data from those tests, communicate results to test team members, test management, and other program teams. Required Skills: Spreadsheet analysis, and associated tools; Desired skills: experience in the use of requirements traceability tools such as DOORS; the use of discrepancy tracking tools such as Rational ClearQuest; software test and analysis tools, the use of tools for test automation; JAVA software or PYTHON scripting development, PL/SQL queries.
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!
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