• Cyber Software Developer - Co-op

    Posted Date 2 weeks ago(1/10/2019 9:49 AM)
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    Temporary Full-Time
  • Project/Program Overview

    General Dynamics Mission Systems-Canada has an opportunity for a Co-op student to work in Halifax as part of our Cyber Warrior team as they develop and deliver advanced automated computer network defence and offense solutions for both domestic and international customers. To maintain our competitive edge, the team performs innovation R&D related to cybersecurity and software assurance.


    The successful candidate will be working within a team of highly skilled professionals in a collaborative environment to develop innovation solutions related to Cybersecurity products. The development team is highly agile and utilizes agile development methodologies in their development practices, working together to design, implement, integrate, test, and deliver features for our innovative and world class products.


    The responsibilities and range of activities will vary depending on experience, but in general will include:

    • Work cooperatively within an agile team.
    • Perform software design and/or analysis based on requirements.
    • Document the analysis, design and test in accordance with development standards.
    • Develop software capabilities.
    • Participate in peer code reviews.
    • Perform software integration.
    • Identify, analyse, document, and resolve issues and defects.


    • Currently pursuing a Bachelor’s degree in Computer Security, Engineering, Computer Science, or equivalent.


    Minimum 10 year consecutive residence in Canada – for Canadian Secret Security Clearance
    Applicants will be required to obtain/hold a valid and current Canadian security clearance to gain access to the classified spaces, information and equipment in order to perform the work associated with this position.


    General Dynamics Mission Systems–Canada is committed to employment equity and diversity in the workplace. Workplace accommodations are available.

    Company Overview

    At General Dynamics Mission Systems–Canada, Canada’s premiere defence company, innovation happens on a daily basis. We develop and deliver highly-complex leading edge technology, products and systems that make important contributions to our customer’s success in land, airborne, maritime, cyberspace and public safety applications. The challenges and opportunities are endless.The results – incredible.


    Our employees are exceptional. We are proud to employ more than 1,100 talented individuals across Canada. Working in a collaborative environment, our employees are encouraged daily to contribute their technical knowledge and expertise. Our employees are passionate, dedicated, and conscientious about the work they do which results in our ability to deliver the highest value, customized solutions in order to meet the most demanding requirements.


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