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Job #: R-00004209
Location: Atlantic City, NJ
Category: Systems Engineering
Schedule (FT/PT): Full time
Travel Required: Yes, 10% of the time
Shift: Day
Potential for Telework: No
Clearance Required: Public Trust
Referral Eligibility: Ineligible
Group: Civil

Job Description:

Leidos is seeking a Systems Engineer who will be a member of a dynamic team working on the Federal Aviation Administration's En-Route Automation Modernization ERAM) technology, which is the heart of the Next Generation Air Transportation System and the pulse of the National Airspace System helping to advance our transition from a ground-based of air traffic control to a satellite-based system of air traffic management.

The System Engineer duties include:
  • Requirements development (A-Level and B-Level) on large software development programs
  • Systems design; system interface definitions; sustaining engineering support through a product's lifecycle.
  • Technical manual updates and inspection support.
  • Support analysis of customer problem reports (and enhancement requests) Work directly with FAA customers to ensure a valid understanding of the problem (or requested enhancement) and need.
  • Develop technical solutions, prepare trade studies when required, decompose the solution into system-level and software requirements.
  • Author white papers that document the above. Provide sustaining engineering to the Software, and Integration & Test teams in the proper behavior and verification of the documented solutions.


Typically requires BS degree and 8 - 12 years of prior relevant experience or Masters with 6 - 10 years of prior relevant experience. May possess a Doctorate in technical domain

Desired qualifications:

Previous technical experience on the ERAM program

Previous experience working with the FAA customer in New Jersey

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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