Senior Software Licensing Specialist

General Dynamics Mission Systems, Inc
United States
68900.00 - 74600.00 USD Annual
Mar 20, 2023
Mar 29, 2023
Trademark Agent
Contract Type
Basic Qualifications :

Bachelor's degree in a related field or equivalent experience is required plus a minimum of 2 years of relevant experience; or Master's degree without work experience.

Department of Defense Secret security clearance is preferred 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.

Responsibilities for this Position:

Help make the technologies, products and services that make a difference. That's the opportunity that's waiting for you at General Dynamics Mission Systems. We help our nation's heroes keep our nation safe by creating solutions so advanced, they redefine innovation for the world. It's an amazing challenge. And it's waiting for you now.

Apply advanced technologies such as Artificial Intelligence, Blockchain, AR/VR, Cloud Native and Quantum Physics to solve our customers' missions in cyber, RF, undersea, interstellar and everything in between.

We are looking for a qualified and highly motivated professional with legal, contracts, and/or IT procurement experience to interface effectively with supplier/software publisher personnel (including, legal counsel, sales people, and all levels of management), and with GD internal customers (including, legal counsel, program managers, engineers, and all levels of business management). The IT Software Team within Supply Chain Management acquires commercial–off–the–shelf software products and software maintenance services for all direct programs, government and commercial, and for all indirect departments, such as Operations, Finance, Human Resources, Information Technology (IT), and Engineering.

What you'll experience:

Technologies that aren't just top–notch, they're often top–secret
A team of bold thinkers committed to exploring what's next
Opportunities to gain new knowledge – as it's discovered

What you bring to the table:

A Bachelor's degree in Supply Chain Management, Contracts, or a related field or equivalent experience plus a minimum of 2 years of relevant experience; or Master's degree without work experience. A Juris Doctorate is preferred
Solid analytical and negotiation skills applied to risk mitigation, legal terms and conditions. An understanding of increasingly complex price analysis strategies is a plus
Ability to grasp an understanding of ERP/MRP systems and procurement strategies

What sets you apart:

Exceptional communication skills
Commitment to ongoing professional development
Professional acumen and general business awareness
Experience negotiating and drafting a wide variety of contracts, software licenses, and statements of work, and resolving complex contract issues
Basic proficiency in intellectual property laws as they apply to technology
Knowledge in applicable contractual flow downs – federal, state, Federal Acquisition Requirements (FARs) / Department of Defense FARs, including data privacy laws and Government cyber security regulations, and the ability to apply them in the procurement of commodities, services and subcontracts
Ensure that processes and procedures associated with software acquisition are followed and compliance reviews are performed
Have working knowledge of software licensing agreements
Have excellent time management, organization, and prioritization skills
Adapt easily to changing business and support priorities
Ability to multi–task, prioritize and deliver high–quality, accurate work within targeted deadlines
Work independently, and as part of a team, strategically solving problems in a fast–paced, demanding work environment
Excellent sense of humor

Salary Note: This estimate represents the typical salary range for this position based on experience and other factors (geographic location, etc.). Actual pay may vary. Combined Salary Range: USD $68,900.00 – USD $74,600.00 /Yr. 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