Systems Engineer (643535)

  • 02/19/2018

Job Description


Looking for a Senior Systems Engineer with FAA air traffic control background.

Leidos is seeking an Senior Systems Engineer who will be a member of a dynamic team working on the Federal Aviation Administration’s Advanced Technologies amp; Oceanic Procedures (ATOP) program, which is the heart of the Next Generation Air Transportation System and the pulse of the National Airspace System. ATOP is vital to the future of air navigation, providing the foundational platform required for FAA to enable NextGen solutions, via modernization programs such as System Wide Information Management, Data Communications, and Automatic Dependent Surveillance- Broadcast. ATOP will provide benefits for users and the flying public by increasing air traffic flow over the ocean.

Will be expected to write ATOP Functional Description Documents (FDNs), develop requirements for the system. Assist software development and test personnel with an understanding of the new requirements.

Will also be called upon to help recreate site ATOP air traffic control issues. Helping to identify where the problem could exist and working with SW and test to ensure the issues are addressed.



  • Minimum of 10 years of Systems Engineering experience
  • Demonstrated experience with similar programs that include development and sustainment, or agile development methodology (Scrum).
  • S/W Language Experience –Desired: Java, Oracle, Linux (RHEL and/or CentOS); Desired: Apache Camel, JBoss, Tomcat, Spring, Puppet, Git, JMS, SOAP, REST
  • Ability to maintain a public trust clearance.

EDUCATION amp; EXPERIENCE: Typically requires BS degree and 12 – 15 years of prior relevant experience or Masters with 10 – 13 years of prior relevant experience. May possess a Doctorate in technical domain. Hands on ATOP air traffic control experience can be substituted in lieu of education/degree.

Leidos Overview:
Leidos is a global science and technology solutions 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 pro forma annual revenues of approximately $10 billion for the fiscal year ended January 1, 2016 after giving effect to the recently completed combination of Leidos with Lockheed Martin's Information Systems Global Solutions business (IS GS). For more information, visit The company’s diverse employees support vital missions for government and commercial customers. Qualified women, minorities, individuals with disabilities and protected veterans are encouraged to apply. Leidos will consider qualified applicants with criminal histories for employment in accordance with relevant Laws. Leidos is an Equal Opportunity Employer. JBLeidos ICJBMeta