System Engineer

Posted Date 8 months ago(4/21/2022 1:31 PM)
Requisition #
Security Clearance
Public Trust
Full Time
Portal Location : Location


Provides expert level technical and strategic engineering/consultant services to multiple SWIM engineering projects and major investment activities.  Serve as a primary technical POC/engineer assigned to FAA programs.


Serves as project leader and systems engineer for multiple SWIM projects.  Provides solutioning, supportability and effectiveness analyses for total systems, system evaluation, system analysis, architecture, and infrastructure assessments.  Provides technical and strategic advice for multiple SWIM projects to ensures the logical and systematic conversion of customer or product requirements into total systems solutions that acknowledge technical, schedule, and cost constraints.  


Support the FAA Common Support Services Flight Data (CSS-FD) program by coordinating among organizations and team functional areas to ensure program success.  Support the FAA CSS-FD Risk Reduction Activity (RRA) and work towards the Phase 1 Final Investment Decision (FID).  Provide RRA planning, management of the developer deliverables, briefing development, interaction with industry participants and apply lessons learned from the RRA to the CSS-FD FID investment. This role will also be key in the successful CSS-FD Ph1 FID and Acquisition, as the lead engineer this position will coordinate tasking, track deliverable progress, develop/edit JRC artifacts, and work closely with IP&A and the FAA ANG CSS-FD team as needed. Work will be required on the SIR, any potential industry days, and outreach to potential vendors.


Provide support to the SWIFT Portal project lead in all aspects of the program, including but not limited to tracking action items, driving technical resolution of issues arising from scope, requirements, or proposed design changes. Effectively communicate with the project team and vendor to manage the product development and meet program milestones. This position also includes work supporting on-going portal operations by developing/improving upon current processes and procedures, monitoring and managing the Portal help-desk, approving user subscriptions and other administrator functions. 


Coordinate engineering efforts for FAA programs including the planning, tracking and completion of engineering activities to implement enterprise data sharing services.


Required minimum skills and knowledge:

  • Bachelors degree in Engineering, Computer Science, IT, or related field and 6 years of related work experience with sustained excellent performance.

  • Strong communication capabilities, both verbal and written, for communication with clients, user communities, other organizations

  • Strong analytical skills


Desired skills and knowledge:

  • Technical background working either as a systems engineer or a software developer/engineer Experience working with APIs

  • Knowledge of information exchange standards in the aviation domain such as AIXM, FIXM, WXXM, MMIXM

  • Knowledge of the FAA JRC process

  • Experience deploying in a cloud environment such as AWS

  • Experience and strong understanding of the FAA SWIM system and related systems

  • Experience providing engineering support to FAA Mission Support and or NAS programs

  • Experience with requirements definition

  • Demonstrated cross-functional team collaboration and program management skills

  • Demonstrated technical writing and presentation skills


    Knowledge and experience with system-to-system messaging protocols such as HTTP, Java Messaging Service (JMS), Solace, or AMQP

  • XML Configuration and layout working knowledge

Client Engagement

Begin developing relationships one level up and two levels down. Identify and support opportunities to expand project scope beyond current deliverable and actively share information about clients’ emerging support needs and trends with team members and management.
· Participate on proposals


With the continuing impacts of COVID-19 around the world, we are taking action to protect the health and well-being of our colleagues and maintain the safety of the communities where we operate. Noblis seeks an environment free from COVID-19 and prefers all employees to be fully vaccinated for COVID-19.  Attestation of vaccination status will be required for employment with Noblis.  Unvaccinated employees may be subject to additional health and safety requirements to include any federal, state and/or client restrictions.


Noblis and our wholly owned subsidiaries, Noblis ESI, Noblis MSD and Noblis + Mikros Systems tackle the nation's toughest problems and apply advanced solutions to our clients' most critical missions. We bring the best of scientific thought, management, and engineering expertise together in an environment of independence and objectivity to deliver enduring impact on federal missions. Noblis works with a wide range of government clients in the defense, intelligence and federal civil sectors. Learn more at Noblis -About Us


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Our employees find greater meaning in their work and balance the other things in life that matter to them. Our people are our greatest asset. They are exceptionally skilled, knowledgeable, team-oriented, and mission-driven individuals who want to do work that matters and benefits the public. Noblis has won numerous workplace awards. Noblis maintains a drug-free workplace.


Noblis is an Equal Opportunity Employer. Employment decisions are made without regard to race (as well as because of or on the basis of traits historically associated with race, including hair texture, hair type, and protective hairstyles such as braids, locks, and twists), color, religion, national origin, gender, sexual orientation, gender identity, age, physical or mental disability, pregnancy, childbirth, lactation and related medical conditions, genetic factors, military/veteran status, or other characteristics protected by law.


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