Chief Engineer

Fairfax, Fairfax, Virginia
Jun 12, 2014
Jul 17, 2014
Full Time

General Dynamics Advanced Information Systems is a provider of end-to-end Intelligence, Surveillance and Reconnaissance (ISR) solutions to help ensure our customers have the right information when they need it to act with confidence in their high stakes missions. As a business unit within General Dynamics’ Information Systems and Technology group, we are dedicated to solving our customer's tough problems and providing the expertise and technical innovation required to transform data into actionable intelligence.

From undersea sensors to border surveillance systems to space electronics, General Dynamics Advanced Information Systems designs and develops high-performance solutions to gather and organize data from across the cyber, space, air, land and sea domains. This is your opportunity to join a company with more than 50 years proven experience helping our customers be mission ready.

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

The Chief Engineer will be responsible for defining and shaping the technical strategy for a high-visibility pursuit. Candidates will work across ongoing programs to mature technologies for remote exploitation capaiblities and will, in conjunction with our chief architect, define our technical solution for a large effort. Upon award, the chief engineer will be responsible for executing and meeting requirements on the program and will have ultimate resonsibility for engineering execution on the program.

The chief engineer will ensure applicable GDAIS Common Process Framwork processes and best practices are followed to ensure flawless execution on the program. Candidates will organize engineering activities, define internal deliverables and milestones and follow through with all technical deliverables on the program

    1. Leading edge technology and world-class products/services
    2. Competitive compensation and generous benefits package
    3. Work-life balance
    4. Locations throughout the United States
    5. Quality managers and coworkers
    6. Professional and personal development
    7. Recognized as an employer of choice within diverse communities
    8. Strong company reputation in industry and with our customers
    9. Perform work that impacts national security
    10. High standard of ethics and integrity

Candidates must show a passion for innovation, a sophisticated understanding of software systems and applications, and the ability to effectively manage, grow and evolve GDAIS software solutions.

The Senior Principal Software Engineer position requires a bachelors degree in a specialized area or equivalent field and a minimum of ten years of related experience; or masters degree and a mimum of eight years of related experience.

Department of Defense TS/SCI 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.

Candidates must have demonstrated experience team leadership on large efforts.

Candidatates must demonstrate a high level of technical competence in enterprise solutoins, including virtualization and web-based technologies within the intelligence community

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