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IT Apps Designer - Military Veterans

at General Dynamics

Responsibilities for this Position

Position Title: IT Apps Designer

Date: Jun 25, 2024

Location: Savannah, GA, US

Company: Gulfstream Aerospace Corporation

IT Apps Designer in GAC Savannah

Unique Skills:

Web development knowledge

Javascript/CSS development skills

Angular experience a plus

SQL experience

.NET knowledge

Education and Experience Requirements

Bachelor's Degree in Information Technology, Computer Science, Engineering or relevant curriculum required or equivalent combination of education and experience sufficient to successfully perform the essential functions of the job. 6 years experience as an IT professional with broad experience across multiple IT disciplines or 4 years specific system configuration, development and deployment experience.

Position Purpose:

Designs, develops, tests and implements application software including client, server and middleware. This includes designing and building algorithms and data structures and application performance monitoring and tuning.

Job Description

Principle Duties and Responsibilities:

Essential Functions:

  • Creates software design at the component level based on the application architecture and the detailed business requirements.


  • Develops algorithms and data structures .


  • Develops strategies for the monitoring, preventive maintenance and disaster recovery of applications.


  • Serve as technical expert in at least one application within a portfolio.


  • Assures that solution designs meet requirements for scalability, performance and quality in accordance with negotiated service level agreements.


  • Participates in the assessment and resolution of software defects.


  • Assists project management with the development of work breakdown structures, project plans and skills required. to develop and implement applications.


  • Participates in design reviews for implementation projects.


  • Conducts technical evaluations.


  • Participates in the review, business case development and implementation of software development tools, methodology and software development standards.


  • Understands IS Security measures and current standards, practices and technology.


  • Additional Functions:
  • Serves as liaison with suppliers for sustaining activities. .


  • Assists with evaluation and recommendations regarding purchased software packages, and supporting services. .


  • Using knowledge of technology and existing systems, mentors junior staff on building and maintaining application systems. .


  • Perform other duties as assigned.

    Other Requirements:
  • Expert in one or more software development languages.


  • IT Infrastructure Library (ITIL) exposure is desired.


  • Solid understanding of system lifecycle methodologies, software development tools and standards.


  • Experience working in teams.


  • Proficiency with an Integrated Development Environment (IDE) desired.


  • Proficiency with MS Office.


  • Ability to solve problems quickly and completely. Ability to identify tasks which require automation.


  • Strong inter-personal and communication skills; must be capable of explaining complex procedures in writing or verbally. Must be able to write proposals and make presentations to internal customers and professional peers.


  • Provides technical direction for application development teams.


  • A Masters degree may be used to offset one year of experience; PhD may offset two years of experience.


  • A credit history check from a national credit bureau will be conducted for all candidates for this position including new hires and current employees seeking promotion or transfer.

    Additional Information

    Requisition Number: 221072

    Category: Information Systems

    Percentage of Travel: Up to 25%

    Shift: First

    Employment Type: Full-time

    Posting End Date: 08/02/2024

    Equal Opportunity Employer/Veterans/Disabled.

    Gulfstream does not provide work visa sponsorship for this position, unless the applicant is a currently sponsored Gulfstream employee.

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    Gulfstream Aerospace Corporation, a wholly-owned subsidiary of General Dynamics (NYSE: GD), designs, develops, manufactures, markets, services and supports the world's most technologically-advanced business jet aircraft

    Nearest Major Market: Savannah

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    General Dynamics

    General Dynamics is a global aerospace and defense company.

    Our portfolio spans the realm of the world's most technologically advanced business jets, wheeled combat vehicles, command and control systems and nuclear submarines. We offer these through our five business groups: Aerospace, Combat Systems, Information Technology, Mission Systems and Marine Systems.

    General Dynamics employs thousands of people across the globe, with locations in more than 45 countries. We rely on the skills of our employees and their knowledge of customer requirements to deliver best-in-class products and services.

    Who We Are Looking For 

    General Dynamics is seeking military veterans and military spouses across the country who bring a deeply rooted skillset that includes team-oriented approaches to problem-solving, demonstrations of leadership and an overall commitment to the mission of the organization.  We recognize the knowledge and skills gained during your military experience are invaluable to the success of a team. We’re proud of the thousands of veterans and military professionals who have chosen to apply their leadership, teamwork and problem-solving skills to a career at General Dynamics and to continue supporting the mission of those serving today.

    Should I Apply?

    At General Dynamics, our employees are the heart of our company. We rely on their dedication to excellence and their intimate knowledge of customer requirements to meet the needs of customers around the globe, day in and day out. Our employees' unique blend of skill, innovation and agility drives our continued success, and we take our responsibility to them seriously. If you are a military veteran or military spouse ready to advance your career, view our available career opportunities to the right for more information and to apply today!

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