General Dynamics Ordnance & Tactical Systems

Engineer 3

Job Locations US-FL-St Petersburg
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Position Type
Full Time


We are seeking an Engineer 3 to join our team located in St. Petersburg, FL.  The selected candidate will be responsible for the following duties:

Major Position Responsibilities

  • Improve existing concepts for use in large caliber ammunition systems
  • Complete project tasks, provide reports on the status of project milestones, and adjust schedules accordingly
  • Evaluate, analyze, and make recommendations on products, designs, proposed product specifications, and cost improvements
  • Assist program managers and quality engineers in creating work orders, purchase requisitions, and statements of work required to complete large caliber ammunition programs and contract requirements
  • Support business travel requirements when necessary
  • Analyze technical systems and subsystems such as propulsion, warhead, aeroballistics, fuzing, CAS, and guidance
  • Conduct failure analysis and corrective actions, as necessary
  • Prepare and provide updates to department manager and program managers
  • Monitor component supplier status and provide technical input as required
  • Plan, schedule, and conduct testing to support program schedule and technical requirements
  • Coordinate activities concerned with technical developments, scheduling, and resolving engineering design and test problems
  • Other duties as assigned.

Basic Qualifications

  • B.S. in Engineering e.g., Mechanical, Chemical, Industrial, etc.
  • 5+ years of experience in DoD industry, manufacturing, and large caliber experience is preferred.
  • Design and analysis engineering software capabilities, good communication skills (written and verbal), and excellent interpersonal skills (operates well in cross functional teams).
  • Travel is required.


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