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
2020-46340 - Physical Security Systems Integrated Product Team (IPT) Lead
As a Physical Security Systems Engineering Integrated Product (IPT) Lead, you'll lead teams participating in requirements analysis and management, functional analysis, performance analysis, system design, trade studies, installation, system integration and test (verification) and project closeout. It's your chance to step up to the challenge and prove you're ready to lead the world.
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
•Customer and varied team interaction
What you bring to the table:
•Strong knowledge of systems engineering concepts, principles and theories
•Strong proficiency with requirements management
•Strong knowledge of various lifecycle phases
•Highly proficient ability to grasp and apply new information quickly and effectively handle complex assignments
•Shows initiative on assignments, exercises independent judgement and professionally executes projects with little direction
•Familiarity with engineering processes and toolkits, like Agile, Cost Account Management and JIRA
•Experience in team management and customer relations/interface
•Performing technical planning, cost and risk analysis
•Supports the generation of technical engineering products by using the appropriate standards, processes, procedures and tools throughout the system development life cycle
•Provides leadership and/or direction to lower level employees
•Effectively leads teams to the successful completion of major programs and projects
•Ability to interact with project teams, managers and end users
What sets you apart:
•Exceptional communication skills with the capacity to get buy-in on concepts, ideas, issues, impacts and risks
•Creative thinking with the ability to multi-task
•Aptitude to quickly grasp and apply new information
•Ability to multi-task
•Demonstrates good judgment in selecting methods and techniques for obtaining solutions
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
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.