ATOP Systems Engineer

Chickasaw Nation Industries, Inc.

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Egg Harbor Twp, NJ

Job Description

As posted by the hiring company

Job Overview:

It's fun to work in a company where people truly BELIEVE in what they're doing!

We're committed to bringing passion and customer focus to the business.

Please note that CNI is closely monitoring Executive Orders and will be following any final decisions or mandates regarding the COVID-19 Vaccination as a federal contract provider.


The Intermediate I Scientist, Engineer, Systems Analyst provides engineering support to the Oceanic Integration and Interoperability Facility (IIF) and other senior staff members, support to facility users for laboratory configuration, initialization, and shutdown. This position will also provide support for test execution, as well as development and review of project documentation. Specific required skills include knowledge of automated documentation and office productivity tools.


Essential duties and responsibilities include the following. Other duties may be assigned.

Responsible for the integration of CNI Core Competencies into daily functions, including: commitment to integrity, knowledge/quality of work, supporting financial goals of the company, initiative/motivation, cooperation/relationships, problem analysis/discretion, accomplishing goals through organization, positive oral/written communication skills, leadership abilities, commitment to Affirmative Action, reliability/dependability, flexibility and ownership/accountability of actions taken.

Supports maintenance of all operational systems within the IIF. Activities include execution of FAA System Support Modifications (SSMs), preventative hardware and software maintenance, software and hardware troubleshooting, and routine software backups.

Responsible for hardware installation, system integration, and installation and integration test execution.

Provides support for laboratory tools, tools testing, integration and troubleshooting.

Engineering support for integrating a new product or capability into the NAS.

Engineering support for system data reduction and analysis with a focus on the ERAM/ATOP systems.

Air Traffic simulation scenario development with a focus on ERAM/ATOP.

User evaluation support.

Engineering support for training of NAS systems.

Requirements verification.

Documentation development (user guides, design documents, assessments, operating procedures, etc.).

Conducts laboratory tours to various FAA groups.

Responsible for aiding in own self-development by being available and receptive to all training made available by the company.

Plans daily activities within the guidelines of company policy, job description and supervisor’s instruction in such a way as to maximize personal output.

Responsible for keeping own immediate work area in a neat and orderly condition to ensure safety of self and co-workers. Will report any unsafe conditions and/or practices to the appropriate supervisor and human resources. Will immediately correct any unsafe conditions as the best of own ability.


Bachelor's degree in engineering, math or science and a minimum of three (3) years’ relevant experience, or equivalent combination of education/experience.



Experience with Advanced Technologies and Oceanic Procedures (ATOP) System is recommended.

Experience with operating system of CentOS, Red Hat, and Window 10 Operating Systems.

Experience with BASH Shell, Perl, and Python.

Demonstrates excellent oral and written communication skills a high priority.


Ability to read, analyzes and interpret general business periodicals, professional journals, technical procedures, or governmental regulations. Ability to write reports, business correspondence and procedure manuals. Ability to effectively present information and respond to questions from groups of managers, clients, customers and the general public.


Ability to work with mathematical concepts such as probability and statistical inference, and fundamentals of plane and solid geometry and trigonometry. Ability to apply concepts such as fractions, percentages, ratios and proportions to practical situations.


Ability to solve practical problems and deal with a variety of concrete variables in situations where only limited standardization exists. Ability to interpret a variety of instructions furnished in written, oral, diagram, or schedule form.


The physical demands described here are representative of those that must be met by an employee to perform successfully the essential functions of this job. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions of this job. Work is primarily performed in an office environment. Regularly required to sit. Regularly required use hands to finger, handle, or feel, reach with hands and arms to handle objects and operate tools, computer, and/or controls. Required to speak and hear. Occasionally required to stand, walk and stoop, kneel, crouch, or crawl. Must frequently lift and/or move up to 10 pounds and occasionally lift and/or move up to 25 pounds. Specific vision abilities required by this job include close vision, distance vision, depth perception, and ability to adjust focus. Exposed to general office noise with computers printers and light traffic.

All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, religion, national origin, disability, veteran status, age, marital status, pregnancy, genetic information, or other legally protected status.

If you like wild growth and working with happy, enthusiastic over-achievers, you'll enjoy your career with us!