Senior Unix Software Engineer
General Dynamics C4 Systems - Maryland
GDC4S is seeking senior systems engineers with commercial or tactical military experience in medium to large converged IP networks. Familiarity with Information Assurance products, procedures, and implementation is also beneficial. The software engineer will be part of a team that plans, designs, develops and tests software systems or applications for software enhancements and new products during the Post Deployment Software Support (PDSS)/Post Production Software Support (PPSS) phase of a systems lifecycle. The job responsibilities/expectations include: • Plan, design, develop and test software components or subsystems and applications. • Research, design, document, implement, and test computer software systems, in conjunction with product maintenance requirements, applying principles and techniques of computer science and engineering. • Apply the appropriate standards, processes, procedures, and tools throughout the system maintenance life cycle to support the generation of technical engineering products. • Research and analyze data, such as customer design proposals, specifications and manuals to determine feasibility of design or application. • Provide leadership and/or direction to lower level employees • Contribute to the completion of major programs and projects. • Troubleshoot technical issues to solution. Provides resolution to a diverse range of complex problems which require the use of ingenuity and creativity. • Manage and debug multi-user cluster running Solaris 10.

Education and Experience
Bachelor†s degree in software engineering, a related technical field or the equivalent experience is required. In addition, a minimum of 5 years of relevant experience is required.

Must be able to travel 20% of the time
Applicant must be a US Citizen.
Must be capable of obtaining a Security Clearance

Education and Experience

BS Degree in Computer Science, or Software Engineering, or a field related to software engineering, or equivalent experience, is required. In addition, a minimum of 5 years of demonstrated experience in a related field is required.

Candidates should possess a background in existing and emerging technologies used in voice and data communications networks. Knowledge of data routers, data switches, servers, firewalls, and voice over IP is an advantage.

Possess an understanding of the entire life cycle of a software project. Experience in software development including exposure to C, C++, Java, Clearcase, VBScript for System Administration, System Hardening, Automation, and Installation techniques as well as Solaris/Linux, Windows XP, Windows 2003 Server, Windows 2008 Server, Windows 7, and MS SQL Server.

HBSS Policy Auditor and SCAP Compliance Checker (SCC) experience is an advantage.

Experience using and configuring HBSS is an advantage.

GUI and Command line experience required.

Familiarity with NFS and NIS+ namespace. Ability to create and manager users.

Ability to write detailed scripts in at least 2 administrative languages.

Ability to identify common tasks and write tools to automate jobs.

Must be able to develop, maintain, and follow engineering processes. Familiarity with CMMI processes an advantage.

Must be able to articulate technical concepts, to peers, management, and external customers.

Proficient in Microsoft Office applications.

Security+ certification highly desirable.

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General Dynamics C4 Systems specializes in command and control, communications networking, rugged computing, information assurance and cyber...