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Bachelors degree in systems engineering, a related specialized area or field is required (or equivalent experience) plus a minimum of 2 years of relevant experience; or Masters degree. Agile experience preferred. CLEARANCE REQUIREMENTS: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 Test Engineer. This position provides an opportunity to further advance the cutting:edge technology that supports some of our nationA?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. KEY RESPONSIBILITIESTest Engineers analyze, design, develop and test GDMS systems to ensure the integration of software, hardware, reliability, maintainability, safety and other requirements in the total engineering effort. Additional responsibilities include formulating operational concepts; performing mission, functional, cost:benefit and risk analysis; and workingproactively with other test team members both locally and at remote sites (CONUS). These individuals may also be asked to document security on both new and fielded information systems or provide accreditation/certification evaluation and test support to ensure all technical security features are considered and functioning properly. ADDITIONAL RESPONSIBILITIES Exercise creative thinking and ideation to advance our business performance Deliver innovative, flexible, integrated solutions to meet customersA? changing business needs Support and engage in programs, projects and practices behind the GDMS culture and strategy, and comply with all policies and procedures Support team lead with budgeting, forecasting, and management for the team in accordance with program funding Follow industry and department trends and developments to ensure GDMS services are consistent with, and/or superior to, industry best practices Provide strong attention to detail in creation and analysis of timely test results and reportsJOB DESCRIPTIONCandidates must demonstrate passion for innovation, a sophisticated understanding of various engineering systems and the ability to further advance General Dynamics Mission Systems technology.The Test Engineer position requires a bachelors degree in systems engineering, or the equivalent and at least two to five years of related work experience. Applicants with a masters degree and a minimum of zero to two years of related experience are also eligible. Former US Navy Submarine Fire Control Technicians and Chief Fire Control Technicians are highly desired in this position and encouraged . REPRESENTATIVE DUTIES AND TASKS:Participates in requirements analysis, requirements definition, requirements management, functional analysis, performance analysis, system design, trade studies, systems integration and test (verification), validation and interface definition studies of system elements direct supervisionResearches and analyzes data, such as vendor products, COTS components, GFE/CFE/BFE, specifications, and manuals to determine feasibility of design or applicationSupports the generation of technical engineering products by using the appropriate standards, processes, procedures, and tools throughout the system development life cycleDevelops and evaluates systems, networks and information systems to ensure designs meet applicable governmental security specificationsMay provide system accreditation/certification evaluation and test support to ensure all technical security features (e.g., identification, authentication, access control, labeling, and auditing) of the system are considered and funct


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