Associate Software Developer

Industry: Aerospace & Defense

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Not Specified years

Posted 46 days ago

Job Summary

General Atomics Aeronautical Systems, Inc. (GA-ASI), an affiliate of General Atomics, is a world leader in proven, reliable remotely piloted aircraft and tactical reconnaissance radars, as well as advanced high-resolution surveillance systems.


We have an exciting opportunity as a Software Developer to join our Software group in Poway, CA.


Under general supervision and with on-going review this position researches, designs, develops and/or modifies enterprise-wide end-user, system level, and data management software applications. Responsible for meeting software compliance standards; evaluates integration of software applications with the overall computing environment; and documentation, testing, maintenance, and software updates. Communicates with domain experts, users, and management throughout the software development lifecycle.


DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES:

  • Determine user requirements and specifications and plan for software development within the broader organizational scope. Software development includes end-user, system level, and data management applications.
  • Formulate detailed plans for the implementation of software solutions. In addition to program design this includes determining language, platform, and resource requirements.
  • Implementation of design including coding, testing, and documentation.
  • Deployment of applications across the enterprise including cross- platform compliance and insuring availability of necessary resources.
  • Code maintenance including debugging and updating to keep pace with the evolving environment.
  • Assist in planning for future applications based on new developments in computer technology.
  • Communicate with the software developer group, with users, and with management as well as with the wider community.
  • Maintain the strict confidentiality of sensitive information.
  • Perform other duties as assigned.
  • Responsible for observing all laws, regulations and other applicable obligations wherever and whenever business is conducted on behalf of the Company.
  • Expected to work in a safe manner in accordance with established operating procedures and practices.


Job Qualifications

  • Typically requires a bachelor's degree in Computer Science or related engineering discipline. May substitute equivalent experience in lieu of education.
  • Must have a basic understanding of software development concepts, principles, and theory, and demonstrate the ability to follow and apply basic use of programming and analysis concepts.
  • Must possess the ability to understand new concepts quickly and apply them accurately throughout an dynamic and fast-pace environment.
  • Good communication, computer and interpersonal skills are required to enable an effective interface with other professionals, to produce appropriate documentation, and to present results to a limited internal audience. The ability to work both independently and on a team is essential.
  • Able to work extended hours as required
  • Ability to obtain and maintain a DoD Security Clearance is required.
  • U.S. citizenship required.