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Software Engineer

Date: May 5, 2022

Location: Norfolk, VA, US, 23523

Company: National Steel and Shipbuilding Com

Shift : ALL

Security Clearance: No Clearance

 

General Dynamics NASSCO-Norfolk is the consolidation of two great shipyards that have operated in the Port of Hampton Roads, Virginia for more than 50 years - the former Metro Machine Corporation and the former Earl Industries.  Along with our facilities in Bremerton, Washington, our expertise encompasses experience on more than 450 ships, a Master Ship Repair Agreement (MSRA) contract, and the maintenance and repair of aircraft carriers and ships from the Navy's amphibious fleet.

  1. ESSENTIAL FUNCTIONS AND PURPOSE (Job Description)

 

The Software Engineer (SE) is responsible for understanding technology and the solution specifications to design and develop solutions that are efficient, usable, and cost effective. The SE is responsible for documenting the application and to promote standardization to ensure easily maintainable solutions. Within broad objectives, this position performs in a professional position requiring high level specialized knowledge and experience, demonstrates ability to analyze complex problems, research and synthesize data, and propose unique solutions or alternatives, and is a recognized leader in one or more disciplines.  Inaccurate information, analyses, and decisions may significantly affect client/Company relationships, damage Company's reputation, and jeopardize organization's competitive position.

 

  1. POSITION DEMANDS (Education/Experience)               

 

  • BA/BS in Engineering, Computer Science, Science or a related academic field plus 1 yr. directly related experience or AA/AS plus 2 yrs. directly related experience or 5 yrs. directly related experience
  • 5 years’ experience with .NET Frameworks, including .NET 4.0 or other relevant development technology.
  • Must have strong programming experience in C#  applications with WinForms and MVC
  • Must have experience in the design and development of web-based APIs using JSON.
  • Experience in JavaScript, HTML, CSS and other front-end technologies
  • Experience in the design and development of data-driven solutions.
  • Advanced knowledge and experience with Microsoft SQL Server.
  • Ability to QA and provide code reviews.
  • Experience developing mobile or responsive web applications is a plus.
  • Experience writing reports using SSRS/SSIS is a plus.
  • Critical thinking and problem solving.

 

  1. PHYSICAL REQUIREMENTS

 

   

Carrying

 

Lifting

 

Walking

 

Climbing

 

Pulling

 

Must be able to go on vessels

 

Crawling

X

Sitting

X

Visual Requirements:

 

Crouching

 

Standing

 

 

X

Hearing

 

Stooping

 

Other:

 

Kneeling

X

Talking

 

 

    

  1. WORKING RELATIONSHIPS

Reports to Software Manager.  Works with all members of the production, administrative, support and executive staff requiring strong communication skills.  Must be able to clearly elicit and communicate system requirements with end users. 

  1. PRINCIPAL RESPONSIBILITIES

 

  • Designs new software systems and improve/enhance existing applications.
  • Communicates options and decision points to IT and the customer where alternative solutions exist.
  • Interface with infrastructure and security engineers and vendors to ensure compatible hardware and software is procured and configured appropriately.
  • Assist with database querying and data analysis requests
  • Ensures that business requirements and software specifications are consistently being met.
  • Recommends appropriate security measures in software systems.
  • Encourages technical excellence and continual improvement.
  • Ensures proper documentation of solutions.
  • Ensures proper adherence to change control and other procedures.
  • Performs additional duties and responsibilities as assigned.

 

  1. ACCOUNTABILITY

 

Responsible for understanding technology and the solution specifications to design and develop solutions that are efficient, usable, and cost effective.  Must understand the basic functions of all end users so that the solutions proposed are appropriate.  Must contribute to the continuous process improvement of internally developed software.

 

  1. UNIQUE/ADDITIONAL REQUIREMENTS

 

Regular, reliable attendance on-site is an essential function of the job. Must be willing to work nights and weekends as required to maintain systems with minimal impact on end computer system users.  A credit check will be required for this position. Must be a US citizen.

General Dynamics NASSCO is an Equal Opportunity Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, or veteran status, or any other basis protected by local, state, or federal law.

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