Senior Security Architect
Bloomington, MN 
Posted 1 month ago
Job Description
Basic Qualifications

Education Requirements:

Requires a Bachelor's degree in Systems Engineering, or a related Science, Engineering or Mathematics field. Also requires 8+ years of job-related experience, or a Master's degree plus 6 years of job-related experience. Agile experience preferred.

Clearance Requirements:

Ability to obtain a Department of Defense Secret security clearance is required at time of hire. Applicants selected will be subject to a U.S. Government security investigation and must meet eligibility requirements for access to classified information. Due to the nature of work performed within our facilities, U.S. citizenship is required.

Candidates should have at least 5 years Software or Hardware design/development experience including both Custom and COTS based design solutions.

Responsibilities for this Position

As a System Security Architect, you will have the opportunity to further advance technology that supports some of our nation's core defense/intelligence services and systems.

The ideal candidate will have experience with embedded systems, avionics, and the application of AT techniques to systems and products.

Position Objectives within 1 year include:

  • Architecting certifiable AT systems and products by working closely with the engineering team, customers, and government AT experts
  • Mentoring engineers and guiding teams (HW and SW) through AT development activities
  • Supporting Business Development (Create AT design concepts and develop proposals)

What Sets You Apart

  • System Level Certification and Accreditation (RMF)
  • Experience with Cross Domain and Encryption solutions and products
  • Experience with Defense in Depth/Breadth, Identification, Authentication and Authorization
  • Experience with Network design

Our Commitment to You:

  • An exciting career path with opportunities for continuous learning and development.
  • Research oriented work, alongside award winning teams developing practical solutions for our nation's security
  • Flexible schedules with every other Friday off work, if desired (9/80 schedule)
  • Competitive benefits, including 401k matching, flex time off, paid parental leave, healthcare benefits, health & wellness programs, employee resource and social groups, and more
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Workplace Options:
This position is Hybrid Flex and of fully on site if desired
While on-site, you will be a part of the Bloomington, MN Location

Up to 40% travel


Target salary range: USD $146,100.00/Yr. - USD $162,100.00/Yr. This estimate represents the typical salary range for this position based on experience and other factors (geographic location, etc.). Actual pay may vary.

Company Overview

At General Dynamics Mission Systems, we rise to the challenge each day to ensure the safety of those that lead, serve, and protect the world we live in. We do this by making the world's most advanced defense platforms even smarter. Our engineers redefine what's possible and our manufacturing team brings it to life, building the brains behind the brawn on submarines, ships, combat vehicles, aircraft, satellites, and other advanced systems.

We pride ourselves in being a great place to work with this shared sense of purpose, committed to a diverse and exciting employee experience that drives innovation and creates a community where all feel welcome and a part of something amazing.

We offer highly competitive benefits and a flexible work environment where contributions are recognized and rewarded. To see more about our benefits, visit

General Dynamics is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer that is committed to hiring a diverse and talented workforce. EOE/Disability/Veteran


Job Summary
Start Date
As soon as possible
Employment Term and Type
Regular, Full Time
Salary and Benefits
$146,100.00 - $162,100.00
Required Education
Bachelor's Degree
Required Experience
8+ years
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