Software Engineer – P3/P4

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    3 months ago
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    IT & Software

At General Dynamics Mission Systems–Canada, Canada’s premiere defence company, innovation happens on a daily basis. We develop and deliver highly-complex leading edge technology, products and systems that make important contributions to our customer’s success in land, airborne, maritime and public safety applications. The challenges and opportunities are endless.The results – incredible.Our employees are exceptional. We are proud to employ more than 1,100 talented individuals across Canada. Working in a collaborative environment, our employees are encouraged daily to contribute their technical knowledge and expertise. Our employees are passionate, dedicated, and conscientious about the work they do which results in our ability to deliver the highest value, customized solutions in order to meet the most demanding requirements.General Dynamics Mission Systems–Canada is delivering a comprehensive C4 (Command, Control, Communications and Computing) System that brings together a powerful, modular design with uncompromised engineering for ground combat platforms. Our commitment to tailorable, SWAPc engineered solutions assure that our products deliver exceptional value. When it’s mission critical, it’s General Dynamics Mission Systems.As a key member of the Engineering team, the Software Engineer will support various aspects of analysis, design, development, lab integration, vehicle integration and field trials. You will work collaboratively with Systems Engineering and Systems Integration on customer support matters and new features.The following software components will be supported:Smart Display Operating System and DriversSmart Display / Laptop Updating SoftwareSoftware Management and Arbitration UtilityAlarm Service and RibbonVideo Display ApplicationTime ServicesDevice and Sensor ServicesFault Management SystemBattle Management ApplicationNetwork ServicesOngoing customer relationship management – trusted advisor for software support and new featuresAssessment and correction of identified software defectsPrototype solutions to evaluate proposed system and software design and to de-risk the scheduleMaintain the high level and detailed design of each CSCIMaintain the detailed software design of each service (design model, software requirements, software design documentation, etc.)Maintain the software implementation of each CSCIMaintain CSCI unit tests/scripts and applicable stubbed services and/or test clientsProvide necessary support to Systems Engineering and Systems IntegrationSoftware support to Business Development demonstrationsAll other duties as directed by the Software Engineering LeadExperience writing software targeted for the Windows 7 operating system is desirableExperience developing applications for multiple languages is an assetExperience in evaluating, assessing, and reverse engineering existing software is desirableExperience in writing Use Cases to describe software capabilities, as well as designing, documenting, and evaluating Interface Description DocumentsCandidates interested and experienced in Test Driven Development and Automation are desiredFamiliarity with common software development processes and tools, including:Use of DOORS for requirements managementUML Modeling using Enterprise Architect or other toolsConfiguration Management using Subversion or other toolsAutomated software unit testing and continuous integrationSoftware defect tracking using Bugzilla or other toolsExperience in development with the following technologies would be desirableSerial, Ethernet, and CANBus interfacesObject Management Group (OMG) Data Distribution Service (DDS)MIL-STD-6017 Variable Message Format and MIL-STD-2045-47001C (Connectionless Data Transfer)Video Display and distribution techniquesWorking knowledge of C#, C++, and/or Java programming languagesStrong communication abilities, both written and verbalStrong attention to detailAbility to work as part of a collaborative multi-disciplinary crossEducationBachelor’s degree in Software Engineering/Computer Science or related technical/engineering degree.OtherMinimum 10 year consecutive residence in Canada – for Canadian Secret Security Clearance.Applicants will be required to obtain/hold a valid and current Canadian security clearance to gain access to the classified spaces, information and equipment in order to perform the work associated with this position.General Dynamics Mission Systems–Canada is committed to employment equity and diversity in the workplace. Workplace accommodations are available.