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Sumaria Systems is a multi-million dollar CMMI® Level III appraised and ISO 9001:2008 certified Information Technology (IT), Engineering, and Professional Services Defense Contractor headquartered in Danvers, Mass.  Founded in November of 1982, the company currently operates across multiple U.S. locations and offers competitive pay and benefits, including medical and dental, a 401(k) plan, and tuition reimbursement.


Department: Information Technology Division
Office: Grand Forks Air Force Base
Location: Grand Forks AFB, ND

Position: Programmer

Location: United States- North Dakota– Grand Forks Air Force Base

US Citizenship Required for this Position: Yes

Relocation Assistance: No relocation assistance available

Clearance Type: Active Top Secret/SCI Security Clearance

****Position Contingent Upon Contract Award ***

Why Choose Sumaria Systems?

Sumaria Systems, Inc. is a CMMI® Level 3 appraised, ISO 9001:2008 certified Information Technology, Engineering, and Professional Services and Solutions Company headquartered in Danvers, Mass. With operating locations across the U.S., Sumaria provides a full range of services and is capable of responding rapidly and accurately to meet our clients’ surge requirements. Sumaria has a proven track record of delivering cost-effective services and solutions to our clients on time and within budget. With more than 30+ years of experience and hundreds of successful projects, Sumaria provides a diverse range of technology-based solutions and is recognized as a source of quality information, technology, engineering and professional services and solutions for the Department of Defense and the Federal contractor community.

Position Summary:

The Programmer shall provide management, technical and functional support to the RQ-4 Squadrons for maintaining, creating and developing multiple software programs required for operations.


  • Manage, maintain, improve and resolve all aspects of mission related tools and software utilized on GHOC computer systems. Including but not limited to sensor operator target tracker and GHOC mission log.
  • Develop and create new mission related software tools as specified by 348/12 RS leadership. These tools primarily will utilize Microsoft based applications including but not limited to SharePoint, Access, Excel, Word and PowerPoint.
  • Create, maintain, manage and develop squadron website hosted on local server meeting the needs as specified by 348/12 RS leadership.
  • Analyze scheduling constraints and requirements for aircrew tasking’s and develop, maintain and manage software solutions for improved scheduling efficiency.
  • Analyze training constraints and requirements for aircrew currency and develop, maintain and manage software solutions for improved training management efficiency.
  • Analyze mobility constraints and requirements for aircrew deployments and develop, maintain and manage software solutions for improved unit mobility management efficiency.
  • Work closely with any 348/12 RS member identified by squadron leadership to create and resolve software/computer issues
  • Work with Information Technologists as a team to resolve all C-CS issues faced by 348/12 RS
  • Maintain documentation on all created software which would allow additional individuals to read and understand the operation of all code enabling others to continue to manage and develop the software.
  • Assist with implementation, training and management of mission support software utilized by 348/12 RS aircrew. Included but not limited to Google Earth, SKYNET, SIRIS, mIRC and others.
  • Provide contact information to enable support via telephone in the case of system outages or problems.


  • Minimum of Bachelor’s degree in computer programming or related field with minimum of (3) years’ experience performing as a software developer and programmer.
  • Programming experience with Visual Basic, C++ and SQL. Microsoft Excel, Access and SharePoint


  • U.S. citizen
  • Possess a Top Secret/Sensitive Compartmented Information (TS/SCI) and NATO Secret security clearances
  • Pass a standard physical examination that includes, at a minimum: medical history, height, weight, and blood pressure
  • Be able to complete able to complete light office lifting defined by moving 20lbs box up a flight of stairs

What We Offer

Sumaria is a place where you can put your innovative thinking and business skills into high gear and work alongside other highly intelligent and motivated people. It's a place where you can apply your skills to some of the world's most challenging, interesting, and meaningful projects worldwide. It's a place that values the diversity of our areas of practice and our people. It's what makes Sumaria a great place to work and grow.

Sumaria is an equal opportunity employer and considers qualified applicants for employment without regard to race, color, creed, religion, national origin, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity and expression, age, disability, or Vietnam era, or other eligible veteran status, or any other protected factor.


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