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General Dynamics Mission Systems-Canada is staffing for an exciting opportunity to deliver a world class secure next-generation communications system for the Ministry of Defence (MoD) in the United Kingdom (UK). General Dynamics Mission Systems–Canada is working in partnership with GDMS-UK to design, develop, and deliver an exceptional Command, Control, Communications, Computing and Intelligence (C4I) system based on open architecture and industry standard principles.
The project includes all phases including System Design, Software and Hardware Design, System Integration, and System Validation. The project will be a multi-site development project with activities spanning several product development groups in Calgary and across the greater GDMS- International business area. Our Calgary team is developing a key software product as part of this offering that provides the operating system and middleware to enable tactical voice and data communications, sensor and device integration, and common application services. Software will be developed for Windows 7/10 laptops and for key hardware products running Linux, also developed by General Dynamics Mission Systems-Canada.
Within an Agile team, the successful candidate will hold a test verification & integration role, assisting in the design, execution and reporting of combined software and hardware level test and integration related activities. The successful candidate will act as the test and integration specialist within the agile team and assist in the development of cross-functional team capabilities. The candidate will be exposed to test activities ranging from validation of custom kernel modules, deployment and verification of services such as DNS, and complex routing protocols, and the design and implementation of complete automated test environments.
Required skills & Experience:
Skills & Experience – Nice to Have:
Minimum 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.
Limited international travel may be required for this role.
General Dynamics Mission Systems–Canada is committed to employment equity and diversity in the workplace. Workplace accommodations are available.