General Dynamics Electric Boat is the world’s foremost designer and builder of nuclear submarines, the most complex machines made by man. The company’s industry leadership extends back over a century to 1899 when it produced the U.S. Navy's first commissioned undersea warship. Today, Electric Boat prides itself on being the premier shipbuilding company in the industry. We develop and apply state of the art technology to the design and construction of nuclear powered submarines. With a team of highly skilled and dedicated employees, we have successfully taken submarine technology to a new level.
General Dynamics Electric Boat is an Equal Employment Opportunity (EEO) employer. It is the policy of the Company to provide equal employment opportunities to all qualified applicants without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, transgender status, national origin, age, protected veteran or disabled status, or genetic information.
The D442 SONAR Systems team is responsible for the successful integration of government furnished and shipbuilder developed SONAR systems within the COLUMBIA and VIRGINIA Programs.
Opportunities are available in the areas of SONAR systems engineering and integration. Candidates will support ongoing systems and component engineering efforts to conceptualize, develop, verify, deploy and maintain an open architecture platform design.
This position will require that the engineer perform technology investigations, trade-studies, identify/resolve risks, identify opportunities for cost reductions, and validate methods to ensure producible end products. The candidate will also be required to interface with NAVSEA, Government vendors and other EB Departments.
Candidates will also be required to:
Perform additional duties and responsibilities as assigned
A Bachelor of Science degree in Electrical Engineering, Systems Engineering or equivalent is required.
4 years of related experience
A Master of Science degree in Electrical Engineering, Systems Engineering or equivalent is desirable.
A demonstrated ability to lead multi-discipline, cross functional teams with design-build-sustain activities as part of engineering, design, planning, test or modular construction is preferred.
Candidates are expected to demonstrate strong inter-personal, organizational and communication skills to successfully drive to achieve the program goals.
Demonstrated experience developing innovative solutions to complex problems is highly desirable.
Beneficial skills include technical facilitation, project management, earned value management, and familiarity with current design tools and processes.