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Linux Integration Software Engineer with international locations

Posted on 16 May 2018 by

General Dynamics Mission Systems 
Information Technology 
Fairfax, VA  

General Dynamics Mission Systems has an opening for a Linux Integration Software Engineer in Fairfax, VA. Great opportunity to travel to many US and Australian Naval bases. Travel locations include, Honolulu, HI; Perth, Australia; San Diego, CA; Bremerton, WA; Norfolk, VA; Groton, CT and St. Mary's, GA.
We are looking for 2-5 years experience so this is great starter role for those coming out of the service recently that worked in that type of environment.
The compensation range is in the high 60s including a benefits package valued between 15-17k per year.

Linux Integration Software Engineer
PID 2018-30806
Job Location USA-VA-Fairfax
Category Engineering-Software
Employment Type Full Time

Basic Qualifications:
Bachelor's degree in Systems Engineering or a related technical field. For this position, 2 - 5 years of direct experience in military duty or Linux integration will be considered; Certification is a plus.
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.

Responsibilities for this Position:
General Dynamics Mission Systems (GDMS), a market leader and technology innovator, is seeking talented professionals to deliver cutting edge solutions to our customers. We have an immediate opening for a Linux Integrator Engineer to join our Trainers team. The position provides an opportunity to develop the cutting-edge technology that supports some of our nation's fundamental defense services. General Dynamics Mission Systems employees work closely with esteemed clients to develop solutions that allow them to carry out high-stakes national security missions. The selected candidate will work with collaborative teams to create and manage various General Dynamics Mission Systems and client technologies. In addition to receiving a competitive salary and generous health and personal benefits, the Linux Integrator Engineer will enhance their skill set among a talented and technically accomplished group of colleagues. The employee will also enjoy a flexible work environment where contributions are recognized and rewarded.

Key Responsibilities:
Linux Integrator Engineers analyze, design, develop and test systems at GDMS (General Dynamics Mission Systems) to ensure the integration of software, hardware, reliability, maintainability, safety and other requirements in the total engineering effort. Additional responsibilities include integration of Sonar, Fire Control and Imaging software onto COTS equipment, reading and debugging software, writing system scripts, troubleshooting hardware, and maintaining Linux operating systems. 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.

Knowledge Skills and abilities specific To The Role:
Strong Software/coding background
Advanced knowledge and administration of Linux operating systems. CentOS or RedHat Linux is preferred
Great opportunity to travel to many US and Australian Naval bases. Travel locations include, Honolulu, HI; Perth, Australia; San Diego, CA; Bremerton, WA; Norfolk, VA; Groton, CT and St. Mary's, GA
Ability to debug HW/SW, networking issues and document process.
Experience troubleshooting hardware
Understanding of virtualization concepts
In rack/server environment, ability to lift (with assistance) heavy equipment (est 100lbs)
Proficient with MS Office products including Outlook, Excel, Word, PowerPoint, Visio, and Project
Familiar with the peer review process
Exercise creative thinking and ideation to advance our business performance
Deliver innovative, flexible, integrated solutions to meet customers changing business needs
Support and engage in programs, projects and practices behind the General Dynamics Mission Systems culture and strategy, and comply with all policies and procedures
Follow industry and department trends and developments to ensure General Dynamics Mission Systems services are consistent with, and/or superior to, industry best practices

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