Software Developer ERAM --Gaithersburg MD (655387)

  • 07/04/2018
U.S. Citizen / Must Be Clearable Engineering - Hardware / Software

Job Description

Location: GAITHERSBURG MD US 20878 Description:
Software Develper/ERAM Gaithersburg MD

Leidos is seeking an Software Developer 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 system of air traffic control to a satellite-based system of air traffic management. ERAM 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. ERAM will provide benefits for users and the flying public by increasing air traffic flow


o Perform Software Configuration Management tasks, serving as the primary point of contact for any questions or concerns raised by users on SW CM support.
o Provide SW Builds and Release management support
o Apply knowledge in Software development and Release management and deliver quality products.
o Software builds and deliveries to SW Engineering teams;
o Version control of program Developed SW baseline configurations;
o Automation of software build processes and installation using Unix shell scripting;
Support to the SW Development team and ensure high customer service
Develop scripts and automate procedures as needed
Coordinate SW build issues through completion.


Typically requires a Bachelor of Science degree and 4 – 8 years of prior relevant experience or Masters with 2--6 years of prior relevant experience.
Strong working experience in Dimensions Configuration Management tool
Have experience in the SW process, process improvement, SW tracking and architecture.
Have close working knowledge of the Software Engineering life cycle and demonstrated leadership skills through prior positions/experience is required.
Working knowledge of SWCM tools/processes used in support of the FAA ERAM program
Use of Unix and Configuration Management skills are required
Trouble shooting support - effectively respond to users requests
Excellent communication, interpersonal, analytical, and written skills
Self-Starter and ability to multitask
Strong working knowledge or experience in Dimensions Configuration Management tool
Working experience in FAA ATC programs
Demonstrated experience working in SW Builds management tasks
Use of Unix and Configuration Management skills are required
Development skills in the Linux/Unix environment
Have Demonstrated customer (internal/external) interface experience through leadership positions.
Air Traffic Control development or leadership experience is desired.
Work schedule will involve second and third shifts and weekends
Support emergencies with short notice

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. 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. Leidos will consider qualified applicants with criminal histories for employment in accordance with relevant Laws. Leidos is an equal opportunity employer/disability/vet.