Cloud Support Developer

General Dynamics   •  

Scottsdale, AZ

Industry: Aerospace & Defense


Not Specified years

Posted 44 days ago

Basic Qualifications

Bachelor's degree in Computer Science, Information Technology, Engineering or related field is required or equivalent experience

Responsibilities for this Position

General Dynamics Mission Systems has an immediate opening for a Cloud Support Developer. This position provides an opportunity to further advance the cutting-edge technology that supports some of our nation's core defense/intelligence services and systems. General Dynamics Mission Systems employees work closely with esteemed customers to develop solutions that allow them to carry out high-stakes national security missions.

Consults and collaborates with business leaders, end user, IT staff, vendors, and other third parties and is involved in every phase of application development lifecycle
Predominately the role uses development and applications administration / support skills in the configuration, customization, maintenance, and interfacing of Commercial of the Shelf (CoTs) business applications in the GDMS infrastructure
Their responsibilities include requirements specification, solution design, prototype plans, developing and testing code, solution release, and supporting issue analysis and resolution
Collaborates with a team of IT professionals to set specifications for new applications
Designs creative prototypes according to specifications
Writes high quality source code to program complete applications within schedule deadlines
Ensures application interoperability with IT infrastructure components while ensuring compliance with wide-ranging information security requirements
Ensures application integration interoperability with other applications or subsystems (e.g. interface management, data integration systems, job automation)
Performs unit and integration testing before launch
Test codes using sample data sets to ensure the output from the program meets the requirements
Conducts functional and non-functional testing
Troubleshoots and debug applications
Evaluates existing applications to reprogram, update and add new features
Develops technical documents to accurately represent application design and code
Recommends coding fixes to resolve outstanding issues and work to enhance applications to automate business process as best possible
Performs other duties as directed
Moderate business travel required

Cloud Support Developer Specific Duties and Tasks:

Develops automation in the public cloud, primarily Amazon Web Services, to enhance the security and compliance posture of GDMS teams working in the cloud

Develops automation in the public cloud, primarily Amazon Web Services, to enhance GDMS teams' abilities to leverage the capabilities of the cloud

Develops automation of internal IT systems, such as SharePoint, to enhance the speed and scalability of GDMS cloud governance

Provides support and guidance to GDMS teams working in the cloud who are new to the cloud automation technologies

Understands business stakeholder requirements, gain a thorough understanding of their desired business outcomes, and how they translate in application features
Evidence of ability to follow detailed task direction and instructions on tasks of limited scope using entry level understanding of the Applications Admin discipline
Basic knowledge of SQL scripts and other scripting languages
Demonstrates personally accountable behavior and shows initiative and enthusiasm on assignments
Clear & concise oral & written communication skills

Cloud Support Developer Specific Skills and Abilities:

Programming experience akin to Computer Science or equivalent bachelors' degree, with real world experience akin to a software development internship

Ability to learn new programming languages and automation technologies

Ability to learn new cloud computing technologies

Ability to work productively on an agile development team, where empowerment and accountability is highly valued

Willingness to periodically demonstrate developed automation to interested stakeholders

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