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General Dynamics Mission Systems
100 Plastics Avenue


Company Description:
Platforms: Smarter. At General Dynamics Mission Systems, we solve the toughest security and technology challenges facing our nation and its allies by building smarter mission-critical products and systems.We develop mission critical C4ISR solutions across the land, sea, air, space and cyber domains. As you might imagine, we can offer career paths that fit almost any area of expertise. Almost any background or interests. And almost any short- and long-term career goals. At our location in the Berkshires of Western Massachusetts, we develop advanced solutions to support the U.S. Navy's latest ships and combat systems.

General Dynamics is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer that is committed to hiring a diverse and talented workforce.

Learn more about the Pittsfield facility here: www.gdmissionsystems.com/PittsfieldMA.

Additional Business Name: General Dynamics Mission Systems

Job Title:
2020-45992 - Physical Security System Senior Engineer Support Specialist
Salary Range:Location:
To Commensurate With Experience Pittsfield
Job Type:Category:
Full TimeEngineering
Education Level:Work Experience:
Bachelor's Degree

Utilizes software configuration management tools to support delivery of both internally developed and externally acquired software products
Under supervision compiles and assembles software from source code
Assists in the preparation of Software Change Control Board meetings and may support Systems Change Control Board meetings
Under supervision executes build procedures that are used to support software product development, Integration testing as well the product baseline for formal test and delivery
Tracks and reports on Third Party Software products and licensing usage
Supports others to complete analysis, evaluations and design alternatives and to implement process improvements
Works with senior staff or development engineers to correct build errors
Some contact with management outside of the department
Ability to work closely with IT resources that manage the back end servers for configuration management tools
Skills to design and establish a semi-automated database management system to capture contracts delivery information to assist programs in making deliveries
Analyze proposed changes in product design to determine effect on documents such as test specifications, requirements, and ensures all documents have required approvals
Maintain audit trails, respond to internal and external audits
Coordinate all approvals on documents, prior to delivery, so that documents can be tracked throughout the life of the contract
Collaborate with project leaders and other professionals within the Engineering department
Communicate with external government customers
Review engineering documentation, reports and specifications to ensure integrity of the documentation prior to release or change
Build stable working relationships internally
Work on problems with defined scope, schedule and expectations
Follow standard practices and procedures in analyzing situations or data from which answers can be readily obtained

Good time management skills
Proficient in the use of all MS Office Suite applications
Basic knowledge of Software Configuration Management Applications
Good communication skills, both verbal and written
Good attention to detail
Good multi-tasking skills
Security clearance may be required
Works under normal supervision
Follows established directions
Work is reviewed for accuracy and overall adequacy
Grasps and applies new information quickly
Bachelor’s of Science degree or Technology degree, a related specialized area or field is required (or equivalent experience) plus a minimum of 2 years of relevant experience; or Master's degree

Department of Defense Secret security clearance is required within a reasonable period of time. 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.

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