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Job #: TR-662827_35928252067_0
Location: Gaithersburg, MD
Category: Systems Engineering
Schedule (FT/PT): Full time
Travel Required: No
Shift: Day
Potential for Telework: No
Clearance Required: Public Trust
Referral Eligibility: Eligible
Group: Civil

Job Description:

Voice Communications Systems Engineer - Gaithersburg MD or Ashburn VA offices

Leidos Civil Transportation and Finance Solutions Group is seeking a Voice Communications Systems Engineer with VOIP Expertise. The VCS engineer is responsible for the evolution of this essential air traffic system from a TDM based system to a compliant VoIP system to support flight service operations.

• The VCS engineer will oversee all requirements, design tradeoffs, development, article testing, operational acceptance, transition and implementation to a VoIP VCS in cooperation with a 3rd part VCS engineering supplier.
• Develop a new operational concept, and enumerating the architecture for integration with other flight service systems. Transitioning from an existing operational TDM based VCS to a VoIP VCS is foundational to the success of the program. Transition must be seamless with no loss of operational continuity.
• The VCS engineer, in coordination with the VCS supplier engineers, ensures all functional, performance and maintainability objectives are fully met. Testing will be conducted with a US Government agency using test, demonstration, inspection and analysis acceptance methods prior to operational implementation. • New component design is expected to be part of the program and will require a Preliminary Design Review (PDR), Critical Design Review (CDR), first article testing and final acceptance from the VCS supplier.

• Typically requires BS degree and 12-15 years of prior relevant experience or Masters with 10-13 years of prior relevant experience.
• Desired skills / experience include: Minimum of 3+ years of Voice Communication System experience performing design, development, test or system engineering
• Demonstrated experience with TDM Based Voice Systems (Large PBX's, Large Voice Switching Systems, etc.)
• A working knowledge of the ED-137B Standard (Interoperability Standards for VoIP ATM Components)
• A working knowledge of design considerations and tradeoffs for VoIP systems
• A working knowledge of Air Traffic Control and Air Traffic Control Voice Communications Systems
• Excellent skills with verbal communications, team building skills, and both written and client presentations
• Preferred engineering experience interfacing with US Government customers (FAA, DoD, etc.)

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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