Software Application Developer
Sterling Heights, MI 
Posted 4 days ago
Job Description

Position Description:

General Dynamics Land Systems Offers:

  • Robust Total Rewards program, including: competitive base pay, incentive pay that rewards individual and team performance, and comprehensive benefits
  • 401k Match (6%)
  • Tuition Assistance
  • 9-80 Work Schedule (every other Friday off)
  • On-going learning opportunities within a diverse, inclusive and rewarding work environment
  • Hybrid Work Location
  • Onsite Cafeteria, Fitness Center, and Dry Cleaning

Work with a creative group of software engineers in designing, testing and deployment of mobile apps used to input vehicle condition, retrieve data from various databases and display vehicle health/part failure predictions.

Support current and future General Dynamics Land Systems vehicles and develop new products and/or improve existing applications for GDLS and US Army customers.

Your responsibilities may also include:

  • Research emerging technologies to improve existing products.
  • Occasionally travel alongside our customers to deploy our apps.
  • Demonstrate applications in front of live audience.

Position Requirements:

  • Must have Bachelor's Degree in Software Engineering or Computer Science and minimum of 5 years applicable experience with mobile app development (iOS, Android, Windows) including multi-platform development with UWP and Xamarin. Candidate must have knowledge of [removed Abrams] CAN and Ethernet data transmission.
  • Must adhere to strict project schedules and meet extremely high quality standards.
  • Must have experience with developing UWP, WPF, and Xamarin applications
  • Must have experience with Python (Python 3, Pip, pylibpcap)
  • Must have experience with Linux (Linux Bash/Terminal (RHEL based), Yum, Vim, SSH, SFTP)
  • Must have experience with MySQL, Putty, Wireshark, Oracle DB, GCC, Telegraf, InfluxDB, Chronograph, Kapacitor, OpenSSL, Postgresql, Dashboards, Analytics
  • Familiar with database and/or data warehouse design
  • Familiar with object oriented programming languages (C#, Java, C++, etc.)
  • Familiar with web development (HTML, CSS, XSLT, JavaScript)
  • Familiar with Windows and UNIX operating systems/development environments
  • Requires personal computer skills (competent with MS Office applications)
  • Requires excellent interpersonal and communication (oral and written) skills
  • Requires strong analytical and creative skills to comfortably solve complex problems
  • Requires a strong propensity to record and document processes, software and source code
  • Occasional short-term travel
  • Ability to work both on-site and remotely
  • Overtime may be required to meet demands of our customer

General Dynamics is a successful Fortune 100, global aerospace and defense company, with over 90,000 employees world-wide. General Dynamics Land Systems, a business unit of General Dynamics, has a strong foundation of delivering core engineering and manufacturing capabilities to our clients for military vehicles. Our team is focused on continuous process and productivity improvements that reduce product costs, while increasing troop safety and effectiveness. Land Systems continues to work with the US Armed Forces and its Allies to ensure these vehicles remain survivable, relevant, flexible, affordable and capable of addressing a dynamic threat environment. General Dynamics Lands Systems provides a competitive compensation package, site specific flexible work schedules, 401(k) with Company Match; Bonus Eligibility, Employee Development Opportunities, Tuition Reimbursement, On-site Amenities, and comprehensive Medical/Dental/Vision Insurance. At GDLS, we strive to be champions who drive diversity, equity and inclusion. We are committed to our values and beliefs to provide a safe space, which empowers our team members to bring their full, authentic selves to work. We welcome all diverse backgrounds and experiences, as we see the value in creating a dynamic environment of diverse culture preference. We are an Equal Opportunity Employer and do not discriminate against any employee or applicant for employment because of race, color, sex, age, national origin, religion, sexual orientation, gender identity, status as a veteran, and basis of disability or any other federal, state or local protected class. General Dynamics Land Systems is committed to working with and providing accommodations to individuals with a disability. Candidates who require a reasonable accommodation due to disability for any part of the application or hiring process may contact for assistance. Determination of requests for reasonable accommodation are made on a case-by-case basis.

General Dynamics Land Systems is committed to hiring and retaining a diverse workforce. We are proud to be an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer, making decisions without regard to race and/or ethnic background, national origin and/or ancestry, color, religion, gender, gender identity or expression, transgender status, sexual orientation, marital/parental status, age, military service, veteran status, disability, pregnancy/childbirth or related conditions, genetic information, or membership in any class protected by applicable law from discrimination in employment.


Job Summary
Start Date
As soon as possible
Employment Term and Type
Regular, Full Time
Required Education
Bachelor's Degree
Required Experience
5+ years
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