New Orleans, Louisiana

Responsibilities for this Position
Location: USA LA New Orleans - 2251 Lakeshore Dr, Bldg 2, Fl 3 (LAC006)
Full Part/Time: Full time
Job Req: RQ109685

Type of Requisition:

Clearance Level Must Currently Possess:

Clearance Level Must Be Able to Obtain:

Public Trust/Other Required:

Job Family:
Software Development

Job Description:

Join General Dynamics IT and be a part of a team that solve some of the world's most complex technical challenges. The Navy Standard Integrated Personnel System - Navy Personnel and Pay (NSIPS-NP2) is the Navy's single, field-entry, electronic pay and personnel system for all USN/USNR Sailors. We are seeking a Business Objects Developer to join our team.

Your typical duties include:
  • Design of new reports, interactive Business Intelligence artifacts, or data visualizations.
  • Development of data analysis work products as designed.
  • Refinement of data analysis work products developed.
  • Migration of data analysis work products from one reporting software environment to another, such as from development environment to test environment.
  • Development of new, or modification of existing, metadata describing data structures and encodings to facilitate end-user discoverability and understanding.
  • Development of new, or modification of existing, aggregations to facilitate analytic performance improvements.
  • Definition of new, or modification of existing, roles controlling access to data analysis work products.
  • Develop or enhance data analysis work products as assigned by the Government.
  • Packaging of data analysis work products for deployment to test and production environments.
  • Analysis and resolution of defects identified in data analysis work products.
  • Create or modify documentation related to data analysis work products.
  • Create or modify training material related to data analysis work products.
  • Assists with all phases of the software development lifecycle.
  • Assists with analyzing user/business needs and functionality to plan and design software systems to meet those needs.
  • Assists with creating a variety of models and diagrams that show programmers the software code needed for an application.
  • Performs software updates, refinement, testing, and debugging.
  • Prepares reports on software project specifications, activities, or status.
  • Assists with the documentation of software or system for future maintenance and updates.

Basic Qualifications:
  • BA/BS (or equivalent experience)
  • 2+ years overall IT experience with a focus on Business Objects Reporting (w/ Fiori frontend) version 4.3 or newer.
  • Experience writing complex SQL queries for Oracle.
  • Data Analysis experience.
  • Experience working with the requirements team or end users to shape requirements.
  • Experience developing designs and data structures for reporting.
  • Experience in optimizing BOE environments.
  • Working knowledge of databases and data structures, experience with operational data stores and/or enterprise data warehouses.
  • Security+
  • Secret clearance

Scheduled Weekly Hours:

Travel Required:
Less than 10%

Telecommuting Options:
Telecommuting Not Allowed

Work Location:
USA LA New Orleans

Additional Work Locations:

COVID-19 Vaccination: GDIT does not have a vaccination mandate applicable to all employees. To protect the health and safety of its employees and to comply with customer requirements, however, GDIT may require employees in certain positions to be fully vaccinated against COVID-19. Vaccination requirements will depend on the status of the federal contractor mandate and customer site requirements.

We are GDIT. The people supporting some of the most complex government, defense, and intelligence projects across the country. We deliver. Bringing the expertise needed to understand and advance critical missions. We transform. Shifting the ways clients invest in, integrate, and innovate technology solutions. We ensure today is safe and tomorrow is smarter. We are there. On the ground, beside our clients, in the lab, and everywhere in between. Offering the technology transformations, strategy, and mission services needed to get the job done.

GDIT is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, or veteran status, or any other protected class.


New Orleans, Louisiana

General Dynamics is a global aerospace and defense company.

Our portfolio spans the realm of the world's most technologically advanced business jets, wheeled combat vehicles, command and control systems and nuclear submarines. We offer these through our five business groups: Aerospace, Combat Systems, Information Technology, Mission Systems and Marine Systems.

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.

Who We Are Looking For 

General Dynamics is seeking military veterans and military spouses across the country who bring a deeply rooted skillset that includes team-oriented approaches to problem-solving, demonstrations of leadership and an overall commitment to the mission of the organization.  We recognize the knowledge and skills gained during your military experience are invaluable to the success of a team. We’re proud of the thousands of veterans and military professionals who have chosen to apply their leadership, teamwork and problem-solving skills to a career at General Dynamics and to continue supporting the mission of those serving today.

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At General Dynamics, our employees are the heart of our company. We rely on their dedication to excellence and their intimate knowledge of customer requirements to meet the needs of customers around the globe, day in and day out. Our employees' unique blend of skill, innovation and agility drives our continued success, and we take our responsibility to them seriously. If you are a military veteran or military spouse ready to advance your career, view our available career opportunities to the right for more information and to apply today!

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