In this role you will be working closely with our Operations Test Engineering Specialists. Test Engineering is responsible for the design and implementation of processes for the testing and acceptance of military and harsh service equipment for customers around the world. General Dynamics Mission Systems-Canada utilizes the latest in test engineering practices and theories including Design for Testability, Statistical Process Control and Design of Experiments to accomplish this responsibility.
Based on-site and remotely
This role will be a combination of working remotely and onsite at our Ottawa office. We have a number of measures in place for onsite working – our top priority remains the health and safety of our colleagues.
The successful candidate will have strong project management capability, providing leadership and working collaboratively with multi-disciplinary teams of professionals. This will include defining, developing, deploying and supporting of industry leading Test Strategies and Automated Test Equipment.
You will be responsible for the planning, development, and implementation of procedures for the testing and evaluation of production and engineering devices in accordance with applicable product specifications and industry and/or governmental standards. This will include tests to be performed, develop automated processes and tools, compile data and make recommendations for changes required in testing equipment, procedures, manufacturing processes, and product designs.
We are looking for a self-starter with great communication skills, and ability to contribute both within a product development team and a manufacturing environment.
Typical duties will include:
Required Skills & Experience
Must be able to obtain and maintain Canadian Security Clearance and a positive Controlled Goods Assessment. Eligibility to work in Canada either as a Canadian Citizen or Permanent Resident.
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Our Company Benefits
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About General Dynamics Mission Systems–Canada
General Dynamics Mission Systems–Canada is one of the country’s most innovative defence and security technology companies, providing advanced thinking, design expertise, and implementation know-how to equip military and first responders with leading-edge hardware, software and systems.
Our employees innovate on a daily basis. Part of General Dynamics Mission Systems, a global company with more than 13,000 employees across 100 facilities worldwide, our success stems from strong system engineering experience, ongoing investment in research and development, collaboration with commercial and military systems industry leaders, and a singular focus on customer service.
In Canada, we employ more than 1,300 people across three locations. Our business groups include: Land Communications, Airborne Mission Systems, Underwater Warfare and Cyber Solutions.
We believe in maintaining a diverse workplace – inclusive of beliefs, cultural background, job experiences, thoughts and ideas. If who we are and what we do resonates with you, we invite you to join our high performance team! (Workplace accommodations are available).