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Job #: TR-660331
Location: Gaithersburg, MD
Category: Software Engineering
Schedule (FT/PT): Full time
Travel Required: No
Shift: Day
Potential for Telework: No
Clearance Required: None
Referral Eligibility: No
Group: Civil

Job Description:
Leidos is seeking a Software Development Engineer who will be a member of a dynamic team working on the development of software that improves air traffic management for our international customers. Worldwide congestion is increasing, and the need for efficient aircraft traffic planning is critical. Skyline is the product solution that will provide NextGen Air Traffic Control capabilities to improve air traffic operations and safety globally. Skyline provides a comprehensive integrated air traffic control and management system for customers in Korea, Albania, Kazakhstan, New Zealand, UK, and is expanding in Southeast Asia, Middle East, and Europe. Skyline functions include: • Radar tracking System and related decision tools• Trajectory modeling system and related decision tools• Electronic Flight Data Strips• Enhanced Air Traffic Flow Management• Replacement or integration of multiple systems in customer sites.• Skyline will share data among: controllers, aircraft operators, and airports so they can better stage arrivals and departures and manage traffic flow within terminal airspace for greaterefficiency.• Stakeholders will have a shared awareness of flights on the ground and in the air, the ability to exchange data electronically, with the goal of a continuous real-time picture of traffic volumeand airport resources, making flights more efficient from gate to gate. Responsibilities: • Working both as a member of a team and independently the successful candidate will be:• Improving the SkyLine system through identifying, fixing and verifying of Problem Reports.• Enhancing the SkyLine system through requirements development and system design• Integrating the SkyLine system in a lab and on site to ensure new enhancements and fixes are working properly• Enhance the air traffic control user experience by improving the user interfaces for access to flight information• Developing and maintaining the Skyline software within the object oriented environment (primarily C++/Java) on a UNIX/Linux platform.• Providing support needed for system engineering LeadGenLeadGenDev
Typically requires BS degree and 2 - 4 years of prior relevant experience or Masters with less than 2 years of prior relevant experience

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Leidos is a Fortune 500® information technology, engineering, and science solutions and services leader working to solve the world’s toughest challenges in the defense, intelligence, homeland security, civil, and health markets. The company’s 31,000 employees support vital missions for government and commercial customers. Headquartered in Reston, Virginia, Leidos reported annual revenues of approximately $10.17 billion for the fiscal year ended December 29, 2017. (NYSE: LDOS) All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability or veteran status.

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