Company: General Dynamics Mission Systems
Posted on: January 19, 2023
Associate's degree in related discipline or equivalent is required
plus a minimum of 1 years of relevant experience.
CLEARANCE REQUIREMENTS:Department of Defense Secret security
clearance is preferred at time of hire. Candidates must be able to
obtain a Secret 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
Developing mission-critical systems that help keep people safe is
what we do. At General Dynamics Mission Systems, you'll 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.Job Overview:In a high
volume production environment, work under general supervision to
perform testing and troubleshooting of various products from
individual items to entire suites of networked communications
equipment. The Test Technician would routinely load software,
configure and perform functional testing utilizing automated
scripts, Acceptance Test Procedures (ATP's) or verbal instructions
from Manager, Group Leader, Design Engineer or Test peers.
Equipment under test includes GD designed or COTS computers,
routers, servers, switches, raids, encryption devices, satellite
communications, antennas, power supplies, cables etc.Skills and
- A suitable candidate would be knowledgeable in electronic
networking technology and have experience working with
- Skills would include the ability to read and interpret basic
engineering drawings, schematics, block diagrams and wire run lists
to set-up, perform testing and troubleshoot as required to isolate
the failure down to the module, port or board level.
- Familiar with manufacturing, test, development or diagnostic
equipment, including, but not limited to, test programs, meters,
oscilloscopes, signal generators and specialized test
- Devise and construct basic tooling and fixtures to test, debug,
troubleshoot, calibrate utilizing a variety of test equipment.
- Candidate must be computer literate, have good verbal and
written communication skills to convey detailed pass/fail results
accurately, generate all associated documentation and sign off test
steps in the manufacturing database.
- Collaborate with GD Engineers, Operations peers and Supplier
Engineers to address and resolve test anomalies.
- Develop test specifications and procedures, analyzes results
and implements procedures to resolve problems.
- Prepare reports, documentation/specifications as required.
- Ability to work both as an individual contributor and as part
of a cohesive team.
- Identify, document and implement solutions for process
Handles unexpected demands and adapts to new situations.Preferred
Degree Type and Experience:
- Associates Degree in Computer Engineering, Computer Networking
Technology or equivalent education.
- Experience operating Power Supplies, Multi-meters,
Oscilloscopes, Logic Analyzers etc.
- A suitable candidate would be knowledgeable in electronic /
military networking technology, including GPS and Iridium Satellite
systems, and have at least 3 years of experience working with
- The ideal candidate would have an active Security Clearance and
hands-on experience working with military communications networks,
Type 1 encryption or undersea vehicle communications.
Target salary range: USD $23.94/Hr. - USD $25.67/Hr. This estimate
represents the typical salary range for this position based on
experience and other factors (geographic location, etc.). Actual
pay may vary. Company Overview
At General Dynamics Mission Systems, we rise to the challenge each
day to ensure the safety of those that lead, serve, and protect the
world we live in. We do this by making the world's most advanced
defense platforms even smarter. Our engineers redefine what's
possible and our manufacturing team brings it to life, building the
brains behind the brawn on submarines, ships, combat vehicles,
aircraft, satellites, and other advanced systems.We pride ourselves
in being a great place to work with this shared sense of purpose,
committed to a diverse and exciting employee experience that drives
innovation and creates a community where all feel welcome and a
part of something amazing.We offer highly competitive benefits and
a flexible work environment where contributions are recognized and
rewarded. To see more about our benefits, visit
Dynamics is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer that
is committed to hiring a diverse and talented workforce.
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