ASR-9 Test Engineer

Egg Harbor Township, NJ

Full Time/ Exempt 
Summary

A Electrical/Electronics Engineer with 7 or more years of experience in supporting the Air Surveillance Radar 9 (ASR-9) Service Life Extension Program (SLEP).
 

Essential Job Functions
Troubleshoot, analyze and determine operational issues and recommend solutions.

  • Design, develop, and test modern solutions to incorporate into existing systems and equipment.

  • Generate installation and test procedures for system modification and verification.

  • Perform all aspects of system verification, including all phases of the testing process.

  • Develop and execute test plan and procedures in an operational environment.

  • Direct and coordinate with outside vendors to manufacture prototypes and production units including development of Manufacturing Specifications.

  • Research new technologies that would be integrated in the ASR-9.

  • Providing 2nd level engineering support to ASR-9 modifications installed in the field to include onsite or over the phone.

  • Provide 2nd level maintenance and engineering for data management as well as for operational subsystems of the ASR-9.

Other Job Functions

  • Provide authoritative leadership and technical advice to other members of the team

  • Participate and lead technical interchange meetings.

  • Conduct or participate in formal and informal reviews at predetermined points throughout the development life cycle.

  • Provide technical guidance and participation in Process Improvement.

  • Communicate project status to ASR-9 Program Office including cost, schedule, and deliverables

  • Provide technical input and support for AMS contract awards

Knowledge, Skills and Abilities

  • BS in Engineering

  • Knowledge of test equipment including oscilloscope, spectrum analyzer, signal generator, logic analyzer

  • Proficiency in analysis of existing Requirements, Testing and Compliance Procedures/Documents.

  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills.

Work Environment and Physical Demands

  • Must be able to lift up to 50 lbs.

  • Travel throughout the country to different Radar sites to support local technicians in maintaining and modifying equipment. In this position, travel is not a priority however availability with a short notice to do so, is required.

Education Requirements:

Bachelor of Science in Engineering with seven (7) years of related work experience in the specific engineering principles OR
Master’s Degree in Engineering with five (5) years related work experience in the specific engineering principle.

 

System Test Engineer

Egg Harbor Township, NJ

Full Time/ Exempt 
Summary

Aeronautical Information Management Modernization (AIMM) provides Aeronautical Common Services (ACS) as the single trusted access point of Aeronautical Information including Special Activity Airspace, Federal NOTAM System, and airport configuration data.  Works independently with close supervision. Provides expertise in software requirements analysis, design, design reviews, development, software testing, integration, installation, and maintenance of complex computer systems. Will work with software programming languages such as Java, XML and SQL. Provides expertise in the development and improvement of software development processes. Familiarity with object-oriented programming techniques, client/server development, cross-browser development, and Unix/Linux skills maybe required. May need to work with specialists from other disciplines such as hardware, software, logistic support, and testing to produce fully integrated and responsive components and systems.


Essential Job Functions

       Required

  • Working knowledge of Red Hat Enterprise Linux (RHEL) Operating Systems

  • Knowledge of automated test tools

  • Working knowledge of XML files and XML transformations

  • Knowledge of Python scripting

       Preferred

  • Working knowledge of Web Service and Java Message Service (JMS) Testing with SoapUI Test tool

  • Working knowledge of Linux shell scripts

  • Working knowledge of Service Oriented Architecture (SOA) systems

  • Knowledge of SQL scripts for Relational Database testing

Work Environment and Physical Demands

  • Must be willing to travel. On call for site support.

  • Full-time position, standard work hours, no specified job duration
     

Education Requirements:

Bachelor of Science in Computer Science or Math, or a Bachelor’s degree in another technical field with a minimum of thirty (30) semester hours in a combination of mathematics, statistics, and computer science and five (5) years of related work experience in a computer science or math field  OR  Master’s Degree in any field of study with a minimum of thirty (30) semester hours of either undergrad or grad study in a combination of mathematics, statistics, and computer science and three (3) years related work experience in a computer science or math field.

 

Network Engineer

Egg Harbor Township, NJ

Full Time/ Exempt 

Summary
Seeking a mid-level Computer Scientist to join our Aeronautical Information Management Modernization (AIMM) team, which provides Aeronautical Common Services (ACS) as the single trusted access point of Aeronautical Information including Special Activity Airspace, Federal NOTAM System, and airport configuration data integration and ingestion of eNational Airspace System Resource (eNASR) and Special Use Airspace (SUA) Management System (SAMS) data through eNASR and SAMS SWIM services.

Essential Job Functions

  • Support system development/testing/integration/deployment activities for AIMM systems.

  • Install, configure, monitor, and maintain Linux systems hardware and software infrastructure.

  • Develop and manage Linux shell scripts to support application software testing and administration.

  • Debug software issues in Linux and Windows environments.

  • May need to work with specialists from other disciplines such as hardware, software, logistic support, and testing to produce fully integrated and responsive components and systems.

  • Provide 2nd level engineering support for the Aeronautical Information Modernization Management (AIMM) systems.

  • Support system development/testing/integration/deployment activities for AIMM systems.

  • Provision, install, configure, monitor, and maintain Linux systems hardware and software infrastructure.

  • Perform ongoing performance tuning, hardware and software upgrades, and resource optimization as required.

  • Develop and manage Linux shell scripts to support application software testing and administration.

  • Ability to debug software issues in Linux and Windows environments

  • Attend system design reviews; technical interchange meetings; any other meetings as requested to support program and team.

  • Possess a technical understanding of Service Oriented Architecture (SOA); Java Message Service (JMS); Web Services (NOT Web Page Development); Simple Object Access Protocol (SOAP) Communication ProtocolAble to read/decipher/troubleshoot XML files and WSDLs.

  • Support Web Service testing using SoapUI test program.
     

Knowledge, Skills and Abilities

       Required

  • Strong knowledge and background of Unix/Linux Operating Systems.

  • Strong knowledge of Linux shell scripting.

  • Working knowledge of VMware virtual environment.

  • Solid understanding of IP network technologies and software tools for performance monitoring and troubleshooting.

  • Technical understanding of systems, databases, networking, and computing environments.

  • Knowledge of server operations, data communications and systems analysis and networks.

  • Knowledge of networking, client server architecture, cloud computing and enterprise system architecture.

  • Knowledge of network security issues, policies, and implementation techniques.

       Preferred

  • Unix/Linux Operating Systems Administration.

  • Working knowledge of Service Oriented Architecture (SOA) systems.

  • Working knowledge of Web Service and/or Java Message Service (JMS) systems.

Work Environment and Physical Demands

  • Must be able to lift up to 50 lbs.

  • Travel throughout the country to different Radar sites to support local technicians in maintaining and modifying equipment. In this position, travel is not a priority however availability with a short notice to do so, is required.

Work Environment and Physical Demands

  • Must be willing to travel. On call for site support.
     

Education Requirements:

Bachelor of Science degree in Computer Science or Math or a Bachelor’s degree in another technical field with a minimum of thirty (30) semester hours in a combination of mathematics, statistics, and computer science and twelve (12) years of related work experience in a computer science or math field OR Master’s Degree in any field of study with a minimum of thirty (30) semester hours of either undergraduate or graduate study in a combination of mathematics, statistics, and computer science and nine (9) years related work experience in a computer science or math field.

 

Software Developer

Egg Harbor Township, NJ

Full Time/ Exempt 
Summary

A  Computer Scientist/ Software Developer to provide Second Level Engineering for the AJW-175 RMSET Software Team.

Essential Job Functions

  • Knowledge of procedural requirements, real-time design and development, testing and interface of software and computer hardware systems.

  • Knowledge and experience in software development and test under Agile methodology.

  • Attends meetings, design reviews, working groups and briefings. Performs other related duties in line with tasks assignments.

Highly Desired Skills

  • Extensive web development (.NET, MVC, PHP, CSS, HTML)

  • Database developer background (Oracle/SQL)

  • Development experience in Oracle replicated environment

  • JavaScript programming

  • ASP.NET

  • AJAX and Web Services

  • BS in Engineering

  • Knowledge of test equipment including oscilloscope, spectrum analyzer, signal generator, logic analyzer

  • Proficiency in analysis of existing Requirements, Testing and Compliance Procedures/Documents.

  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills.

Additional Skills a Plus

  • Python

  • Test Driven Development

  • Web server side knowledge (Apache/IIS)

Education Requirements:

Bachelor of Science in Computer Science or Math, or a Bachelor’s degree in another technical field with a minimum of thirty (30) semester hours in a combination of mathematics, statistics, and computer science and seven (7) years of related work experience in a computer science or math field  OR  Master’s Degree in any field of study with a minimum of thirty (30) semester hours of either undergrad or grad study in a combination of mathematics, statistics, and computer science and five (5) years related work experience in a computer science or math field.

 
 

Automation Test Engineer

Egg Harbor Township, NJ

Full Time/ Exempt 
Summary

A  Computer Scientist/ Software Developer to provide Second Level Engineering for the AJW-175 RMSET Software Team.

Essential Job Functions

  •  Experience with development and programming of software applications, but interest now in testing applications using automated test tools.

  • Knowledge and experience in use of automated test tools such as Selenium.

  • Ability to convert manual test procedures to automation. Requires ability to program/script automated tests steps.

  • Familiar with Agile development processes, Agile roles and ceremonies dealing with Agile.

  • Familiar with Agile Release Train.

  • Experience conducting tests and documenting test findings in Test Reports.

  • Knowledge of client/server based applications in a Windows/Oracle v11 or higher in a replicated streams environment.

  • Experience testing applications for large enterprise systems.

  • Excellent writing and verbal skills are required.

Knowledge, Skills, and Abilities

  • Testing client/server applications hosted on Enterprise Systems

  • Windows Client/Server Applications

  • Oracle database in replicated environment

  • Automated test tools such as Selenium

  • Excellent writing and verbal skills

  • Excellent customer relations skills

Work Environment

  • Located at the FAA William J. Hughes Technical Center

  • Some travel to operational Air Traffic Control facilities required, approximately 10-20% of the time.

Education Requirements:

Bachelor of Science in Computer Science or Math, or a Bachelor’s degree in another technical field with a minimum of thirty (30) semester hours in a combination of mathematics, statistics, and computer science and five (5) years of related work experience in a computer science or math field  OR  Master’s Degree in any field of study with a minimum of thirty (30) semester hours of either undergrad or grad study in a combination of mathematics, statistics, and computer science and three (3) years related work experience in a computer science or math field.

Senior Web Developer

Egg Harbor Township, NJ

Full Time/ Exempt 
 

Essential Job Functions

  • Knowledge of procedural requirements, real-time design and development, testing and interface of software and computer hardware systems.

  • Knowledge and experience in software development and test under Agile methodology.

  • Develops new mobile technology, and modifies the structure of existing software products to ensure the legacy applications remain functionally compatible with new products deployed in a phased approach.

  • Attends and may lead meetings, design reviews, working groups and briefings. Reports issues and problems and recommends solutions. Performs other related duties in line with tasks assignments.

Knowledge, Skills, and Abilities

  • Extensive web development (PHP, CSS, HTML)

  • Database developer background (Oracle/SQL)

  • Javacript programming

  • Python

  • ASP.NET

  • C#

  • AJAX and Web Services

  • Web server side knowledge (Apache/IIS) 

Work Environment

  • Located at the FAA William J. Hughes Technical Center

  • Some travel to operational Air Traffic Control facilities required, approximately 10-20% of the time.

Education Requirements:

Bachelor of Science in Computer Science or Mathematics or a technical degree with 30 semester hours of a combination of math, computer science and statistics (firm requirement of the FAA customers).  Fifteen (15) + years of related experience

 

Scrum Master

Egg Harbor Township, NJ

Full Time/ Exempt 
 

Summary

The candidate should thrive and have demonstrated success in an environment which offers ambiguously defined problems, big challenges, and quick changes. The candidate is expected to work in a fast-paced environment where every day brings new challenges and new opportunities and should possess solid collaborative skills. Should be able to refine the software development processes, contribute cross-functional technical and product expertise, assess and manage risks, anticipate and resolve bottlenecks. This position involves regular communication with senior management on project status and risks. Executive presentation skills are essential. The successful candidate will be a recognized role model for their leadership and technical abilities.


Essential Job Functions

  • Experience with common/widely used Agile tools.

  • Experience in Agile Framework.

  • Knowledge and experience with Agile roles and preparation, ceremonies and releases.

  • High capacity and tolerance for extreme context switching and interruptions while remaining productive and able to provide effective guidance.

  • Interact with developers, business analysts, QA, process engineers, customer service and senior management on a daily basis.

  • Run meetings, create and maintain timelines, and keep large, diverse groups informed of progress and obstacles.

  • Work with team members to develop detailed and creative solutions to complex problems.

  • Build good working relationships within the team and with others across the organization by developing and earning the trust of others.

  • Manage cross-functional team issue resolution.

  • Excellent writing and verbal skills are required.

  • Attention to detail is required.

Knowledge, Skills, and Abilities

  • Ability to work on multiple projects/tasks concurrently.

  • Familiar with application development life cycle and/or agile software development processes.

  • Ability to learn new applications quickly, mostly through hands on use and mentoring by other Project Leads.

  • Ability to identify potential project trends and risks to management
    Additional Preferred:

  • Scrum Master Certification

  • Experience serving as Scrum Master for multiple teams

  • Experience in other roles: Product Owner, Release Train Engineer, etc.

  • Experience training teams and large groups is a plus

Work Environment

  • Located at the FAA William J. Hughes Technical Center

Education Requirements:

Bachelor of Science in Computer Science or Math, or a Bachelor’s degree in another technical field with a minimum of thirty (30) semester hours in a combination of mathematics, statistics, and computer science and seven (7) years of related work experience in a computer science or math field  OR Master’s Degree in any field of study with a minimum of thirty (30) semester hours of either undergrad or grad study in a combination of mathematics, statistics, and computer science and five (5) years related work experience in a computer science or math field.

 

Site Support Specialist

Egg Harbor Township, NJ

Full Time/ Exempt 
 

Summary

Provide Site support for the FAA's ERAM (En Route Automation Modernization) Air Traffic Control System at the William J. Hughes FAA Technical Center. Duties will include troubleshooting and resolution of system problems as identified by system users. The position requires significant interaction with other System Test Engineers, Software Engineers and System Engineers along with interface to FAA Customers and Management. Applicants selected will be subject to a government security investigation and must meet eligibility requirements for a Position of Public Trust. The successful candidate must be local to the FAA's William J. Hughes Technical Center in Pomona, NJ and willing to travel as needed.


Essential Job Functions

  • Knowledge of the National Airspace System, Air Traffic Control & Air Traffic Control Radar is a plus Ability to interpret and understand electrical, electronic, and network schematics and diagrams Ability to develop technical documentation

  • Ability to analyzed large complex datasets

  • Ability to analyzed and diagnose complex automation systems

  • Knowledge of Unix, specifically Linux and AIX (operating system and administration) Knowledge of Unix korn shell and C shell script development

  • Knowledge of C, C++, Ada, HTML, CSS, Javascript, Perl, Python

  • Knowledge of Ethernet network operating principles, operating systems (Cisco IOS), devices, configuration, protocols, and troubleshooting principles

  • Knowledge of serial data transmission principles and protocols (RS-232, RS-422) Knowledge of network attached storage, raids, and storage systems

Work Environment

  • Ability to work off-shifts and weekends

  • Ability to travel to FAA Air Traffic Control facilities as needed

Education Requirements:

Must have a BS degree in Computer Science, Engineering, Math or a Bachelor's Degree in another technical field with a minimum of 30 semester hours in a combination of mathematics, statistics and computer science with at least five (5) to twenty (20) years of work experience.

 

Second Level Engineer

Egg Harbor Township, NJ

Full Time/ Exempt 
Summary

CSS-Wx is the single provider of weather data, products, and imagery within the National Airspace System (NAS), using standards-based weather dissemination via System Wide Information Management (SWIM). CSS-Wx makes available both NOAA and FAA NWP weather products for integration into air traffic decision support tools, improving the quality of traffic management decisions and reducing controller workload during severe weather. Products are provided via a set of common Web Services for weather, using internationally recognized data access and data format standards.


Essential Job Functions

  • Provide 2nd level engineering support for the CSS-Wx.

  • Support system development/testing/integration/deployment activities for the CSS-Wx system.

  • Perform ongoing performance tuning, hardware and software upgrades, and resource optimization as required.

  • Attend system design reviews; technical interchange meetings; any other meetings as requested to support program and team.

  • As applicable, attend/contribute in regular meetings and/or telecons with Program Office.

  • Experience with project management.

Knowledge, Skills, and Abilities

  • Develops and manages scripts to assist with systems and database administration in a Linux and Windows environment

  • Knowledge of PostgreSQL DBA is a plus.

  • Proficient knowledge and skills of testing experience, ability to develop test documentation, (test plan, test procedures, test reports).

  • Expertise to design and executing test activities with minimal direction from FAA.

  • Second level experience (trouble shooting, fault isolation, and system restoration

Work Environment

  • Cubicle environment

  • Travel may be required

  • Flexible work schedule

Education Requirements:

Bachelor of Science in Engineering with fifteen (15) years of related work experience in the specific engineering principle
OR Master’s Degree in Engineering with twelve (12) years related work experience in the specific engineering principle.

 

Automation Test Engineer

Egg Harbor Township, NJ

Full Time/ Exempt 
Summary
Primarily focused on Test Automation and is responsible for the overall quality throughout the application development lifecycle by creating automated tests and improving the automation practice on a daily basis. Through the leadership provided by the Systems Team product manager, will partner with the agile development team for overall code quality. Attends and may lead meetings, design reviews, working groups and briefings. Reports issues and problems and recommends solutions. Performs other related duties in line with tasks assignments.

Essential Job Functions

  • Working knowledge and experience with automated test tools such as Selenium suite of tools.

  • Experience with validating web applications across different browsers and platforms.

  • Software automation experience on Selenium using programming languages like Java, C#.

  • Experience in writing automation test cases, executing tests, and reporting defects.

  • Experience with implementing automated testing in agile environment.

  • Extensive web development (CSS, HTML)

  • Database developer background (Oracle/SQL)

  • Java script programming

  • Experience troubleshooting application problems and providing field support.

  • Support RMLS issues as needed 24x7.

  • Excellent writing and verbal skills

  • Excellent customer relations skills

  • Ability to work in a team environment

Additional Skills a Plus

  • PHP

  • Python

  • ASP.NET

  • AJAX and Web Services

  • Web server side knowledge (Apache/IIS)

Work Environment

  • Located at the FAA William J. Hughes Technical Center

  • Some travel to operational Air Traffic Control facilities required, approximately 10-20% of the time.

Education Requirements:

Bachelor of Science in Computer Science or Math, or a Bachelor’s degree in another technical field with a minimum of thirty (30) semester hours in a combination of mathematics, statistics, and computer science and fifteen (15) years of related work experience in a computer science or math field OR Master’s Degree in any field of study with a minimum of thirty (30) semester hours of either undergrad or grad study in a combination of mathematics, statistics, and computer science and twelve (12) years related work experience in a computer science or math field.