Specialist/Engineer – Desktop Developer

by General Dynamics Land Systems

Position Type: Full-time
Location: London, ON
Date Posted: Oct 02, 2021
General Dynamics Land Systems

Job Description

Specialist/Engineer – Desktop Developer

Position Description:

  • Develop full-stack embedded software applications for use on LAV products
  • Create solutions that meet or exceed requirements in areas such as scalability, maintainability, reliability, extensibility, usability, and security.
  • Testing and validation of new features for emerging and legacy products
  • Provide input into tools, training, and environment selection for next generation products 
  • Seek out areas to improve current software design processes
  • Field testing and validation with customer when required


Position Requirements:

  • Development experience in the below areas:
    • .NET (C#, Prism, WPF)
    • Python
  • Experience using various Linux distributions (RedHat, Debian,)
  • Strong communication and organization skills
  • Experience working with teams and/or customers
  • Ability to Travel (5% Canadian, 5% US & International) and possess and maintain a valid passport
  • Graduate from either Computer Science, Computer Engineering, or similar programs
  • Development experience in the below areas:
  • Yocto Project
  • Messaging Frameworks
  • Databases (SQL, InfluxDB, Postgres)
  • Experience using SysML + UML
  • Expertise in DevOps (Docker, Kubernetes, Ansible)
  • Experience optimizing software to run in a hardware-constrained environment
  • Experience working with construction or agricultural equipment
  • Experience developing Continuous Integration workflows
  • Working knowledge of ISO 11989, Bosch CAN2.0B, SAE J1939 and similar standards
  • Eligibility for Secret level (II) security clearance
  • Unreal Engine


General Dynamics Land Systems – Canada is an employment equity employer who values diversity and inclusion.  We are committed to providing accommodations for persons with disabilities. If you require an accommodation, we will work with you to meet your needs.

It is a requirement that General Dynamics Land Systems - Canada be registered with the Canadian Controlled Goods Program and that all of its workforce be security assessed.  As such, successful applicants must meet all applicable security requirements, including, but not limited to, the ability to obtain and maintain a Canadian government security clearance to secret level.

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