Dynetics, a wholly owned subsidiary of Leidos, is seeking a talented System Development Lead to join a diverse team to create unique solutions for complex problems. With offices across the United States engaging in the defense, space, cyber and commercial fields, Dynetics provides responsive, cost-effective engineering, scientific and IT solutions.
The System Development Lead will join a team that is designing, testing, and integrating hardware and software tools for Unmanned Aircraft System (UAS) Data Link integration and test. The candidate will lead development teams to design, deliver, and update test tool products.
Candidate must possess a Bachelor's Degree in Computer Science, Computer Engineering, Electrical Engineering or equivalent degree from an ABET-accredited university.
Candidate must have 5 to 10 years of experience working within a highly technical development project-oriented environment.
Candidate must have a working familiarity of system design and development aspects, to include mechanical design, circuit board design, RF circuit design, firmware development, software (front end and back end) development.
Candidate must have experience providing technical guidance to development and inspire team members.
Candidate must have experience communicating with customers and management.
Candidate must possess ability to determine technical direction and strategy for solving complex, significant or major issues.
Candidate must have experience conducting design and peer reviews and technical meetings.
Candidate must have demonstrated experience effectively collaborating within a team environment.
Candidate must possess an attention to detail and quality and strong ability to prioritize work and complete multiple tasks under deadline and budget guidelines.
Candidate must be comfortable in a fast-paced working environment and be a motivated independent learner.
Candidate must be highly organized with a strong technical background.
Candidates must be a resident of the North Alabama area or willing to relocate to the Huntsville - North Alabama, AL area.
Preference shown to candidates who have experience and/or working knowledge with:
RF Data Link systems
Digital signal processing
Agile methodologies, i.e. Scrum
Defect and issue tracking and project management tools such as Jira
Source control management tools such as Subversion and Git
Test planning and execution
Systems engineering concepts
Candidate must be a US Citizen and possess (and be able to maintain) a Final Secret Clearance or meet the eligibility to obtain (and maintain) a Secret Clearance.