Experienced Systems Engineer
Job Description At Boeing, we innovate and collaborate to make the world a better place. From the seabed to outer space, you can contribute to work that matters with a company where diversity, equity and inclusion are shared values. We're committed to fostering an environment for every teammate that's welcoming, respectful and inclusive, with great opportunity for professional growth. Find your future with us. Our The Boeing Defense, Space & Security (BDS) organization, Space and Launch Division is seeking an Experienced Systems Engineer (Level 3) to join our team in Herndon, VA. Our Space and Launch Team creates the next generation products and services for the BDS business unit. We work with proprietary customers in the development of the next-generation technologies in space. Our team focuses on rapid prototyping to demonstrate a host of mission-focused technologies for a variety of customers. Our group works all facets of engineering from technology investment, concept development, proposal writing, requirements and design, build, integration, test, and demonstration of products in their relevant environments. Position Overview: The Experienced Systems Engineer will be a part of a high-performing team that are immersed in high intensity development projects. . This unique role requires and understanding of engineering processes and the ability to communicate engineering requirements into a contractually sound technical baseline. The individual must be enthusiastic and hands on in their approach and possess excellent organizational, leadership and written and verbal communication skills. The individual must be able to work in a team environment and collaborate with several types of engineering skills to lead and facilitate the training and certification process for a diverse set of program teams. This position is a day shift position with on-call and infrequent shift work. Applicable and appropriate educational/certification credentials from a accredited institution and/or equivalent experience is required. Position Responsibilities: Direct daily interface with customers and leadership, requiring excellent customer support and professional courtesy. Collaboration across multiple disciplines to achieve critical project milestone. Alignment of program training and certification activities with critical milestones. Process engineering and continuous improvement. Analysis of inter-dependencies of product deliveries and the associated risks, issues, and opportunities of their integration. Work Authorization: (Highlight the appropriate work authorization) This position requires an active US TS/SCI Security Clearance (US Citizenship Required). (A US Security Clearance that has been active in the past 24 months is considered active). Basic Qualifications (Required Skills/Experience): Knowledge of systems engineering disciplines and a willingness to apply those skills in a fast-paced learning environment. Willing to perform some call-in responsibilities during off hours and perform weekend work to include occasional 24/7 rotating shift. Fluent in the basic use of Microsoft (MS) Office Tools. Preferred Qualifications (Desired Skills/Experience): Bachelor, Master or Doctorate of Science degree from an accredited course of study , in engineering, computer science, mathematics, physics or chemistry. Knowledge of the Root Cause Corrective Action (RCCA) process or other engineering problem resolution/solution process. Knowledge of basic systems engineering principles used to solve engineering problems and also an understanding of standard problem-solution methodologies and tools. Knowledge of Web-based tools such as SharePoint. Knowledge of industry standards for operational certification and training. Typical Education/Experience: Education/experience typically acquired through advanced technical education from an accredited course of study in engineering, computer science, mathematics, physics or chemistry (eg Bachelor) and typically 5 or more years' related work experience or an equivalent combination of technical education and experience (eg PhD, Master+3 years' related work experience). In the USA, ABET accreditation is the preferred, although not required, accreditation standard. Relocation:(Highlight) Relocation assistance is not a negotiable benefit for this position. Candidates must live in the immediate area or relocate at their own expense. Drug Free Workplace: Boeing is a Drug Free Workplace where post offer applicants and employees are subject to testing for marijuana, cocaine, opioids, amphetamines, PCP, and alcohol when criteria is met as outlined in our policies. Eligible for 3ERP Equal Opportunity Employer: Boeing is an Equal Opportunity Employer. Employment decisions are made without regard to race, color, religion, national origin, gender, sexual orientation, gender identity, age, physical or mental disability, genetic factors, military/veteran status or other characteristics protected by law.