Senior Software Engineer - C/C++

Company Name:
General Dynamics Advanced Information Systems
General Dynamics Advanced Information Systems (GDAIS) is part of General Dynamics and has been a trusted partner to the U.S. intelligence, maritime, space and homeland communities for more than 50 years. With the expertise to lead, the insight to deliver and the commitment to succeed, we staff each mission with a carefully selected team of seasoned professionals. Headquartered in Falls Church, Va., General Dynamics employs approximately 91,000 people worldwide. The company is a market leader in advanced information systems, intelligence collection and processing, business aviation, land and expeditionary combat systems, armaments and munitions, shipbuilding and marine systems, and information systems and technologies.
General Dynamics is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer that is committed to hiring a diverse and talented workforce including individuals with disabilities and protected veterans.
General Dynamics Advanced Information Systems (GDAIS) has an immediate opening for a Senior Software Engineer - C/C++ to join our team. The position provides an opportunity to develop the cutting-edge technology that supports some of our nation''s fundamental defense services. GDAIS 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 build and further advance GDAIS software systems and applications. In addition to receiving a competitive salary and generous health and personal benefits, the Senior Software Engineer - C/C++ will enhance their skill set by working among a talented and technically accomplished group of colleagues. The employee will also enjoy a flexible work environment where contributions are recognized and rewarded.
The Senior Software Engineer - C/C++ will serve as software lead for a significant government task order using Agile SCRUM software development methods. Responsibilities will include serving as Scrum Master, guiding team members in solving difficult problems, reviewing code, enforcing standards, monitoring metrics, and collaboratively working with the team to upgrade processes and execution.
Candidates must demonstrate an understanding of the full Software Development lifecycle, agile development, leadership skills, and at least four years experience as a Software Development Manager.
The successful candidate is a software engineer with current skills in C and/or C++ programming, object oriented design, LINUX environments, familiarity with the theory of digital communication systems, and familiarity with analog and digital communication protocols relevant to RF communications. The successful candidate has a track record of technical leadership of software development teams utilizing agile techniques, an understanding of RF signal analysis and possesses relevant experience in intelligence community programs. Required experience includes design, code development, software integration, test and debugging of system software in an agile development environment.
The Senior Software Engineer - C/C++ position requires a bachelors degree in a specialized area or equivalent field and eight to ten years of related experience; or masters degree and six to eight years of related experience.
Department of Defense TS/SCI with Polygraph 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.
Relevant experience with Software Defined Radio (SDR) frameworks and standards such as Software Communications Architecture (SCA) and GNU Radio.
Knowledge of Python, JAVA, digital signal processing techniques and digital signal processing algorithms.
Experience with FPGA technology and tools.
Technical Certification such as a Scrum Master, JAVA programming certificate is desired.
Date: 2014-06-10
Country: US
State: MD
City: Ft Meade
Postal Code: 20701

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