Dedham, Massachusetts

Responsibilities for this Position

Entry Level Software Engineer

Job ID: 2020-46798
USA-MA-Dedham
Required Clearance: Secret, obtainable within reasonable time based on requirements
Posted Date: 12/8/2020
Category: Engineering-Software
Employment Type: Full Time
Hiring Company: General Dynamics Mission Systems


Basic Qualifications

Bachelor's degree in software engineering or a related technical field, or equivalent experience is required. Agile experience preferred.

Candidates must be able to obtain a Secret Security Clearance. 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

Help make the technologies, products and services that make a difference. That’s the opportunity that’s waiting for you at General Dynamics Mission Systems. We help our nation’s heroes keep our nation safe by creating solutions so advanced, they redefine innovation for the world. It’s an amazing challenge. And it’s waiting for you now.

We apply advanced technologies such as Artificial Intelligence, Blockchain, AR/VR, Cloud Native and Quantum Physics to solve our customers’ missions in cyber, RF, undersea, interstellar space and everything in between.

Working successfully within a team, the Software Engineer will perform software requirements analysis, participate in research and design, and develop and test software and tools. From inventing new products/applications or enhancing existing applications, your talent will be front and center.

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:

  • Working knowledge of software engineering concepts, principles, and theories
  • Database Experience (SQL query, Postgres)
  • Experience with Java, Enterprise Java working with Java beans
  • Experience with Java Script (Angular)
  • Experience with Hibernate, Spring toolkit
  • Working knowledge of SNMP
  • Application Web Server experience (Apache TomEE)
  • Ability to be a team player who thrives in collaborative environments and revels in team success, meeting and exceeding personal and team commitments
  • Working knowledge of Microsoft Office applications
  • Good written and verbal communications skills
  • Ability to use the appropriate standards, processes, procedures, and tools throughout the software development life cycle to support the generation of technical engineering products

What sets you apart:

  • Ability to interact effectively with project teams, managers and end users
  • Commitment to ongoing professional development
  • Solid ability to grasp and apply new information quickly and handle increasing responsibilities with growing complexity
  • Creative and innovative thinking with the ability to multi-task


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 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!

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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Dedham, Massachusetts

General Dynamics is a global aerospace and defense company.

From Gulfstream business jets and combat vehicles to nuclear-powered submarines and communications systems, people around the world depend on our products and services for their safety and security.

We offer a broad portfolio of innovative products and services in business aviation; combat vehicles, weapons systems and munitions; IT and C4ISR solutions; and shipbuilding and ship repair.

General Dynamics employs thousands of people across the globe, with locations in more than 45 countries. We rely on the skills of our employees and their knowledge of customer requirements to deliver best-in-class products and services.

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