Software Team Lead
Manassas, VA 
Posted 17 days ago
Job Description
Basic Qualifications

Requires a Bachelor's degree in Software Engineering, or a related Science, Engineering or Mathematics field. Also requires 8+ years of job-related experience, or a Master's degree plus 6 years of job-related experience. Agile experience preferred.

CLEARANCE REQUIREMENTS: 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

Keeping people safe worldwide is what we do. Developing mission-critical systems is how we do it. 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. We are ready to hire a Software Lead for the Total Ship Monitoring System (TSMS) delivered to the United States Navy (USN) Submarine fleet. Our close-knit team is passionate about delivering the best product to the Navy to help protect our country. Our team works closely with the Submarine community to develop solutions that allow the Navy to carry out high-stakes national security missions.

** We're looking for candidates with strong skills in C++, Linux, Large System Integration, Scrum Master, Software Leadership, DOD Secret Clearance **

Your Role:

Lead a team of 4-6 Software Engineers who are developing mostly C++ (and some Java) in a Linux environment for the Navy

Assist with System Integration and Test

Serve as Scrum Master and Product Owner to coordinate software activities for various Submarine Baselines

Conduct Planning Increment (PI) events, hold daily scrums, and coordinate SW Build releases

Work onsite with the development team at Lockheed Martin Integration facility in Manassas Virginia coordinating with the ARCI/SWFTS community

Advocate for critical enhancements and fixes with your government counterparts

Write and repair C++ code within a Linux environment

Document software solutions using strong oral and written communication skills

Lead by example with strong work ethic and ability to multi-task in a collaborative (team) environment

Required Skills:

C++ software development within a Linux environment

Large System Integration (preferably Navy DOD environment)

Agile Software Development Life Cycle (SDLC)

Jira to manage the Agile software team

Preferred Experience:

ARCI or SWFTS submarine software development

Agile certifications or equivalent experience as Scrum Master or Product Owner

Digital Signal Processing development

Requirements management

Company Overview

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


Job Summary
Start Date
As soon as possible
Employment Term and Type
Regular, Full Time
Required Education
Bachelor's Degree
Required Experience
8+ years
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