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General Dynamics Mission Systems-Canada is seeking a highly skilled and motivated System Engineer who will directly contribute to key architectural and design decisions impacting the capabilities LCSS provides Canada’s Army in support of their domestic or international operations and deployments. The selected candidate will achieve this through close interactions with other General Dynamics Mission Systems-Canada engineering teams as well as with DND, Army and industry partner stakeholders.
The Canadian Army’s tactical network used within their vehicles and headquarters is called the Land Command Support System (LCSS). This network enables the command, control and communication which are essential capabilities for Canada’s Army. The LCSS is often referred to as a “System of Systems”, indicative of its breadth, complexity and the diversity of solutions incorporated. General Dynamics plays a key role in the architecture and design of the System as well as the integration and testing, on behalf of DND.
The responsibilities will include, but are not limited to:
These responsibilities can be fulfilled by an applicant with or without a Canadian Military service record in accordance with the Required Skills & Experiences described in the sections below.
Required Skills and Experience for Applicants with a Canadian Military Service Record
Required Skills and Experience for Applicants without a Canadian Military Service Record
Education for Applicants with a Canadian Military Service Record
Proven operational experience and expertise gained while serving with the Canadian Army or Canadian Army Reserves.
Education for Applicants without a Canadian Military Service Record
Bachelor’s degree or equivalent in Computer Science, Engineering, or applicable scientific discipline is required.
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.