Basic Qualifications :
Bachelors degree in systems engineering, a related specialized area or field is required (or equivalent experience) p...
Basic Qualifications :
Bachelors degree in systems engineering, a related specialized area or field is required (or equivalent experience) plus a minimum of 10 years of relevant experience; or Master's degree plus a minimum of 8 years of relevant experience. Agile experience preferred.CLEARANCE REQUIREMENTS:Department of DefenseTS/SCI security clearance ispreferred at time of hire. Candidates must be able to obtain a TS/SCI clearance within a reasonable amount of time from date 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.
Responsibilities for this Position:
This position is that of a Space Segment Lead. We want you to be able to develop Top Level Systems requirements and analyze design parameters. With your experience in spacecraft, this role has you designing Space and payload segment architecture including payload design concepts and bus trades including ROM cost estimates, Mission Architectures and Mission Strategies. You will also help us develop ROMs and work with sub contractors to offer our Customers the best options for their end to end missions.At General Dynamics Mission Systems, youll be part of the team that helps heroes make a true impact. The work we do is important. The challenges we face are career-defining. The opportunity we can offer is one-of-a-kind. 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.As a Senior Principal Systems Engineer, youll participate in requirements analysis and management, functional analysis, performance analysis, system design, trade studies, systems integration and test (verification) in the development and evaluation of networks and information systems. Its your chance to step up to the challenge and prove youre ready to lead the world.What youll experience:Technologies that arent just top-notch, theyre often top-secretA team of bold thinkers committed to exploring whats nextOpportunities to gain new knowledge - as its discoveredWhat you bring to the table:A Bachelors degree in systems engineering, a related specialized area or field and a minimum of 10 years of relevant experience or a Master's degree and a minimum of 8 years of relevant experience; Agile experience preferredSubstantial use, understanding and tailoring of systems engineering concepts, principles and theoriesSubstantial proficiency with requirements management & system modeling toolsAbility to recognize various architectural patterns, apply them appropriately, understand strengths/weaknesses within those architectures and develop architectural variations as necessaryWhat sets you apart:Active contributor to the achievement of business objectivesCreative thinking with the ability to multi-taskContributes to the development of innovative principles and ideasEffectively leads complex assignments; interacts with both customers and end-users
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 12,000+ 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