Company Description: Platforms: Smarter. At General Dynamics Mission Systems, we solve the toughest security and technology challenges facing our nation and its allies by building smarter mission-critical products and systems.We develop mission critical C4ISR solutions across the land, sea, air, space and cyber domains. As you might imagine, we can offer career paths that fit almost any area of expertise. Almost any background or interests. And almost any short- and long-term career goals. At our location in the Berkshires of Western Massachusetts, we develop advanced solutions to support the U.S. Navy's latest ships and combat systems.
General Dynamics is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer that is committed to hiring a diverse and talented workforce.
Learn more about the Pittsfield facility here: www.gdmissionsystems.com/PittsfieldMA.
2020-46528 - Senior Manufacturing Engineer
Developing mission-critical systems that help keep people safe is what we do. At General Dynamics Mission Systems, you’ll be part of the team that helps heroes make a true impact. The work we do is important. The challenges we face are career-defining. The opportunity we can offer is one-of-a-kind.
We will rely on your knowledge and skills to develop, implement and maintain methods, operation sequence and processes in the manufacturing repair of components, sub-assemblies and final assemblies. In this entry-level position, the Electrical Engineer will develop strong communications with internal teams to control the flow of material and make recommendations for restoration and recertification of repaired units. At GDMS, we continually seek ways to develop and improve manufacturing methods, utilizing our team’s knowledge of product design, materials and parts, fabrication processes, tooling and production equipment capabilities, assembly methods, and quality control standards.
•Diagnosing and solving electrical problems with products and their components
•Maintaining proper test and inspection documentation for assigned products
•Controlling the flow of several products at one time
•Providing accurate status for all products in process
•Coordinating with team to ensure restoration and recertification for assigned products
What you’ll experience:
•Technologies that aren’t just top-notch, they’re often top-secret
•A team of bold thinkers committed to exploring what’s next
•Opportunities to gain new knowledge - as it’s discovered
What you bring to the table:
•A Bachelor’s degree in Electrical Engineering, a related specialized area or field, or equivalent experience
•Clear understanding of engineering concepts, principles, and theories
•Clear understanding with manufacturing/repair processes and electrical/mechanical components, systems and applications
What sets you apart:
•Creative, innovative responsibilities requiring advanced decision-making skills
•Team player who thrives in collaborative environments and revels in team success, meeting and exceeding personal and team commitments
•Commitment to ongoing professional development
Bachelor’s degree in Manufacturing or Industrial Engineering, a related specialized area or field is required (or equivalent experience) plus a minimum of 2 years of relevant experience; or Master's degree.
Department of Defense Secret security clearance is required within a reasonable period of time. Applicants selected will be subject to a U.S. Government security investigation and must meet eligibility requirements for access to classified information. Due to the nature of work performed within our facilities, U.S. citizenship is required.