Junior System Engineer - LEISC (P1)

Posted Date 2 weeks ago(3/1/2018 1:20 PM)
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Company Overview

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.

Project/Program Overview

Engineering Support Services consists of hardware and software engineering staff who can provide expertise in electrical design, mechanical design, electromagnetic environment effects requirements, and logistics programs, and Configuration/Data Management.  These teams work closely with numerous Business Areas across the company gaining a broader view on activities being performed at a company level versus a departmental level which may leverage the actions/decisions being performed on the project/program. Engineering Support Services has shown how beneficial it can be when involved with many Business Areas to share ideas, share lessons learned and share resolutions to challenging areas one may have come upon during the project/program life. 


Typical Duties

  • Contribute to the development of quality requirements for products or subsystems specifications
  • Perform technical analysis and document in trade studies, technical papers, and interface or design documents
  • Participate in technical peer reviews by applying engineering knowledge and problem solving techniques
  • Begin integrating activities with System Integration and Development teams to enable comprehensive solutions
  • Solve problems by parsing the problem, examining options, gathering appropriate data and performing analytical assessments
  • Explain and document technical analysis, assumptions, conclusions and recommendations
  • Conduct himself/herself professionally in all meetings, activities and when included in customer attended events


Required Skills & Experience:

  • Able to apply problem solving skills to daily activities
  • Strong communications abilities, both written and verbal
  • Willingness to learn and grow in knowledge area
  • Knowledge of wireless and infrastructure-based networking principles is an asset
  • Positive approach to learning and trying new things


  • Bachelor's degree in Electrical/Electronic or related technical/scientific degree


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.


General Dynamics Mission Systems–Canada is committed to employment equity and diversity in the workplace.  Workplace accommodations are available.


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