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Job Title Principal Software Engineer
Location Scottsdale AZ
Business Unit SCCT
Relocation Available ? No
Job Description


The candidate is responsible for embedded SW development for a Software Defined Radio (SDR) and must be able to complete all phases of the software development life cycle including requirements, design, coding, integration, testing, documentation and peer reviews.   They will perform technical planning, system integration, verification and validation, in addition, they may lead technical activities for large teams.  The individual should be capable of requirement decomposition and have an understanding of processes consistent with managed software development and configuration management (CM) tools (i.e. ClearCase, ClearQuest).   

 The candidate is expected to work in a team environment as well as independently and demonstrate quick comprehension of technical concepts coupled with effective written and verbal communication skills. It is desirable that the candidate has good analytical/problem solving skills and the ability to troubleshoot problems as they occur throughout the SW development life cycle.

Education and Experience
Bachelor’s degree in software engineering, a related technical field or the equivalent experience is required. Advanced degree preferred. In addition, a minimum of 12 years of relevant experience is required, 15 years of relevant experience preferred.

Must be able to travel 10% of the time
Applicant must be a US Citizen.
This position requires an active US Government Secret Clearance

Should possess the following:
- Experience with Blackfin DSP and development in Visual DSP 5 or higher
- Experience designing and developing software on SDR architecture
- Proficient programming experience in C language and have experience in OO design (UML and CORBA experience a plus)
- Ability to use lab equipment (emulators, O-scopes, logic analyzers, comm analyzers),
- RF/Communications domain experience a plus,
- Knowledge of software process and SEI/CMMI levels. Must communicate well and work with several different engineering functional areas. Knowledge of crypto equipment internals is a plus,
- Experience with the Rational suite of software tools a plus.
- Experience with military waveforms a plus. Employee must be a U.S citizen, and will be required to receive a COMSEC briefing.

General Dynamics C4 Systems provides cutting-edge technology, products and systems that protect some of the most sensitive information in the world. Information that saves lives and protects nations.
Serving a customer base that includes government agencies, the U.S. Department of Defense and select international users, our secure communications technologies include:
• Secure voice, data, and computer products
• Network encryption
• Space encryption equipment
• Networked radios for public safety and disaster management
• Combat search and rescue radios
• Software-defined tactical handheld and manpack radios
• Shipboard digital modular radios
• Air traffic control radios
At General Dynamics C4 systems, our employees define our company. We foster a culture of innovation and creativity, encouraging our people to think independently in the pursuit of excellence. That excellence is realized through the creation of products and technologies that protect lives; recognized by our customers' continued trust; and personified by our dedicated staff of secure communications technologies professionals.

Desired Major Computer Science
Computer Engineering
Desired Degree BS
Req. Number S13-15781 

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