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Job #: R-00074504
Location: Gaithersburg, MD
Category: Systems Engineering
Schedule (FT/PT): Full Time
Travel Required: Yes, 25% of the time
Shift: Day
Potential for Telework: Yes, 75%
Clearance: Public Trust
Referral Eligibility: Eligible
Group: Civil

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Description

Job Description:

Leidos Civil Transportation Solutions is seeking a Principal Systems Engineer who is both passionate and experienced in aviation traffic flow management and leading edge technologies. The right candidate can architect and lead the design and development of a next generation traffic flow management system that enables the Federal Aviation Administration (FAA) to create a more efficient National Airspace System (NAS). Candidates will also have the opportunity to support other Leidos FAA programs such as ERAM, TFDM, FMDS, ATOP, E-IDS, FFSP and MEARTS.

Principal Systems Engineer responsibilities:
Working both as a member of a team and independently the successful candidate will be:

  • Implementing cutting edge technology and algorithms to increase NAS efficiency.

  • Optimizing the experience for the flying public, Air Traffic Control, and the airline industry by improving traffic flow throughout the NAS.

  • Developing A-Level System/Subsystem Specification (SSS) requirements, B-Level Software Requirements Specification (SRS), Systems Engineering Modeling and Design, and Computer Human Interface design and mock-up development for the FMDS system.

  • Interfacing with the FAA customer to address/answer questions relating to the developed requirements, use cases describing human interactions and design decisions.

  • Performing Systems Engineering as needed for the FMDS system

  • Providing support needed for software development, integration and test, and other functional areas.

  • Articulating user needs and requirements from high level user stories.

  • Developing the design for the user interface framework including client and server side components; analyzing and designing databases within an application.

  • Applicants selected will be subject to a government security investigation and must meet eligibility requirements for access to classified information.

Qualifications:

  • Bachelor’s degrees from an accredited college in a related discipline, or equivalent experience/combined education, with minimum of 12+ years of professional experience; or a minimum of 10+ years of professional experience with a related Master’s degree.

  • Previous experience with Traffic Flow Management System (TFMS)

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About Leidos

Leidos is a Fortune 500® technology, engineering, and science solutions and services leader working to solve the world’s toughest challenges in the defense, intelligence, civil, and health markets. The company’s 43,000 employees support vital missions for government and commercial customers. Headquartered in Reston, Virginia, Leidos reported annual revenues of approximately $13.7 billion for the fiscal year ended December 31, 2021. For more information, visit www.Leidos.com.

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