Air Traffic Control & Weather Systems Engineer in Marlborough, MA at Volt

Date Posted: 6/8/2018

Job Snapshot

Job Description

If you have experience with en-route/terminal control systems such as ARTS/CARTS, STARS, ERAM, SWIM, ITWS, ASDE, Euro control, ICAO, Single European Sky, and Nextgen ATMS, weather systems, and trajectory and flow management, then you may be the candidate we are looking for!

We are seeking an experienced Systems Engineer to work for 12 months from 8am to 5pm in Marlborough, MA, with our client, technology and innovation leader specializing in defense, civil government, and cyber security markets worldwide.  The successful candidate will serve on a team developing the next generation air traffic control and weather systems for civil and military customers around the world.  The systems engineering responsibilities span from requirements definition through the entire product lifecycle, including systems integration and test.

The Systems Engineer will perform system and subsystem requirements development, system level design and support to software development, integration, and testing.  Regular duties include participating in the requirements and design discussions and reviews, producing requirements artifacts, characterizing system performance, coordinating with internal stakeholders, and communicating with customers.  Additionally, the candidate will leverage their experience to develop enhancements for Air Traffic Control systems.  Experience or knowledge of en-route and/or terminal control systems such as ARTS/CARTS, STARS, ERAM, SWIM, ITWS or ASDE is a plus, as is familiarity with customer communities, standards, and future initiatives such as Euro control, ICAO, Single European Sky, Nextgen ATMS and Weather Systems, and trajectory and flow management.  This position requires interaction with internal and external customers.

Required Skills

  • Ability to travel.  Occasional domestic travel in support of the program and potential international travel.
  • A minimum of 2 years of applicable work experience and a BS/BA in Engineering, Science, Technology, Engineering, OR Mathematics (STEM), OR an MS/MA in Engineering, Science, Technology, Engineering or Mathematics (STEM) with 0 years of experience.
  • Understanding of the Systems Engineering Lifecycle and system level design.
  • Ability to develop system level requirements and design artifacts
  • Experience developing system and subsystem level requirements and designs for hardware and software implementations
  • Working knowledge of COTS (Commercial Off-the-Shelf) workstations and networks
  • Effective oral and written communication skills
  • Thorough knowledge of Microsoft Office products (e.g. Word, Excel, Outlook, and PowerPoint)

Desired Skills

  • Experience solving complex problems in Air Traffic Control Management Systems
  • Experience in the systems engineering, development, and operation of Air Traffic Management Systems
  • Proven innovator of new and emerging technologies
  • Familiarity with Agile lifecycle process including Scrum, Continuous Integration, and Test-Driven Development Methodologies
  • Exposure to Communications Systems or Parallel Processing
  • Experience with DOORS or similar requirements management tool

This is an estimated TWELVE (12) MONTH temporary position in MARLBOROUGH, MA that is offered through Volt Workforce Solutions.  Relocation assistance is NOT available for this position.  Position is subject to U.S. Government Contractor hiring eligibility requirements.  No third-party vendors.  Pay is commensurate with experience.

As a Volt employee, you can expect the highest level of support.  We have a long-standing tradition of developing lasting and mutually beneficial relationships with our employees.  Contact a Volt representative by applying to this posting online for immediate consideration. Submit your resume today!

Volt is an Equal Opportunity Employer