Software Development Engineer
Leidos Civil Transportation Solutions is seeking a Software Engineer who will be part of a dynamic team working on the Federal Aviation Administration (FAA), NextGen Air Traffic program.
Working both as a member of a team and independently the successful candidate will be:
Modernizing the air traffic control tower equipment by improving the exchange of electronic flight data and implementing electronic flight strips.
Streamlining the schedule sequence of departures to improve efficiency on the surface.
Optimizing the experience for the flying public, Air Traffic Control, and the airline industry by improving the collaboration and decision-making capabilities between the gate and the tower.
Developing and maintaining the FAA air traffic control display software within the object oriented environment (primarily Java) on a UNIX/Linux platform.
Performing software development as needed
Providing support needed for system engineering.
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.
Working in an Agile Scrum environment.
Applicants selected will be subject to a government security investigation and must meet eligibility requirements for access to classified information.
Bachelor's degrees from an accredited college in a related discipline, or equivalent experience/combined education, with 5 years of professional experience; or 3 years of professional experience with a related Master's degree. Considered career, or journey, level
Experience in object-oriented design and development with the Java programming language on a large-scale (>20 K-SLOC) development.
Experience in following a documented Software Development Process
Experience using version control tools such as Git, Subversion or CVS
GUI development experience for the X windows environment.
Experience in use of the UNIX and Linux operating systems.
Strong integration skills.
Strong communication skills to interface with internal and external customers.
Experience developing graphical user interfaces using Qt
Development experience in other computer languages (Java, C, Perl, etc.).
Familiarization with the Atlassian Tool Suite and JIRA.
FAA air traffic domain knowledge.
External Referral Bonus:
Potential for Telework:
Clearance Level Required:
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