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Job #: R-00017004
Location: Washington, DC
Category: Aerospace 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: Eligible
Group: Civil


Job Requisition:

ICAMMS Engineer (FEMA expertise)

Job Description:

The Leidos Civil Group is seeking an Aerospace Engineer to provide support to the Federal Aviation Administration (FAA) Systems Operations Security Group in the use of the National Airspace System (NAS) airspace. Support will assist the FAA in coordinating activities with the FAA Airspace Access Recovery Cell (AARC) in association with the Integrated Contingency Air Mission Management System (ICAMMS), to assist in the coordination and facilitation of flights related to a crisis response disaster area and/or flight restricted airspace.

Primary Responsibilities

Support the FAA Systems Operations Security Group with the coordination of special flights surrounding Temporary Flight Restrictions (TFRs).

Provide Subject Matter Expertise in the vetting, approval and facilitation of the special handling of these flights with stakeholders.

Assist in the balancing of emergency flight requests with the amount of airspace operations and capacity.

Have previous experience with AARC, ICAMMS, the Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) and its National Incident Management System (NIMS) and National Response Framework (NRF).

Have a thorough knowledge of aviation and the use of FAA Airspace procedures.

Basic Qualifications

Typically requires a BA degree and 8 – 12 years of prior relevant experience or Masters with 6 – 10 years of prior relevant experience.

Preferred Qualifications

Pilot’s License preferred.

Knowledge of the FAA Air Traffic System and Airspace usage (particularly TFRs) preferred.

Experience with previous disaster relief efforts preferred.

Excellent communication skills preferred to coordinate activities with other stakeholders and to articulate requirements.

FEMA background preferred.

External Referral Bonus:


Potential for Telework:


Clearance Level Required:

Public Trust


Yes, 10% of the time

Scheduled Weekly Hours:




Requisition Category:


Job Family:

Aerospace Engineering



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 33,000 employees support vital missions for government and commercial customers. Headquartered in Reston, Virginia, Leidos reported annual revenues of approximately $10.19 billion for the fiscal year ended December 28, 2018. For more information, visit

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