Electric Boat

  • Dept 442 CAVES Systems Engineer

    Requisition ID
    US-CT-New London
    Remaining Openings
    Post End
  • Overview

    General Dynamics Electric Boat is the world’s foremost designer and builder of nuclear submarines, the most complex machines made by man. The company’s industry leadership extends back over a century to 1899 when it produced the U.S. Navy's first commissioned undersea warship. Today, Electric Boat prides itself on being the premier shipbuilding company in the industry. We develop and apply state of the art technology to the design and construction of nuclear powered submarines. With a team of highly skilled and dedicated employees, we have successfully taken submarine technology to a new level.


    General Dynamics Electric Boat is an Equal Employment Opportunity (EEO) employer. It is the policy of the Company to provide equal employment opportunities to all qualified applicants without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, transgender status, national origin, age, protected veteran or disabled status, or genetic information.

    Job Description

    The CAVES Systems team is responsible for the development, qualification, integration, and testing of contractor furnished and government furnished arrays on all classes of submarines.


    CAVES Systems (C5I Systems Development, D442) requires engineers to assist in System Engineering efforts related to contractor furnished Sonar systems including Large Vertical Array (LVA) as well as Government Furnished Equipment (GFE) Sonar sensors, arrays and components.

    This position will require that the engineer perform technology investigations, trade-studies, identify/resolve risks, identify opportunities for cost reductions, and validate methods to ensure producible end products.

    The candidate will also be required to interface with NAVSEA, Government vendors and other EB Departments. Successful applicant will be required to assist in the System Engineering efforts ranging from initial system design through development, hardware/software integration, component qualification, test, construction support, delivery and post-delivery support to include analysis and resolution of fleet identified problems, assessment of obsolescence issues, and identification of components for technical refresh.

    Education/ Experience


    A Bachelor of Science degree in Electrical Engineering, Systems Engineering or equivalent is required.  

    Zero to four years experience required.


    A Master of Science degree in Electrical Engineering, Systems Engineering or equivalent is desirable.

    Demonstrated ability to lead engineering tasks/projects


    • Strong organizational, communications, and interpersonal skills and the ability to function independently are required
    • Engineering task ownership and execution
    • Candidates must be highly motivated team players
    • Perform additional duties and responsibilities as assigned


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