Maritime Undersea, Electronic Systems Communications & Network Systems Design 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. Boeing's Maritime Undersea (MU) business is seeking an Experienced Communications and Network System Design & Analysis Engineer (Level 4) in Herndon, VA. Maritime Undersea (MU)'s Network Communications Solutions Program is a growing business focused on delivering complex telecommunications solutions! Join our Boeing team to help be part of this exiting business area! We are looking for a senior engineer who leads work with customers to develop and document complex electronic and electrical system requirements. Leads and coordinates work to analyze and translate requirements into system architecture, hardware and software designs and interface specifications. Leads work to test and validate to ensure system designs meet operational and functional requirements. Oversees the team that monitors supplier performance to ensure system integration and compliance with requirements. Solves problems concerning and provides other support of fielded hardware and software over the entire product lifecycle. Researches technology advances for potential application to company business needs. Makes recommendations for technology investments. This position is expected to be 100% onsite. The selected candidate will be required to work onsite at the listed location. Position Responsibilities: Responsible for developing engineering solutions for satellite networks, systems and electronic components and systems installation, operations and maintenance including system communications analysis and RF design and analysis. Experience with joining a cross-functional team to progress our products through the entire lifecycle of a satellite communications network. Ability to collaborate with the Chief Engineer, technical experts, and our customers, as well as provide technical support to suppliers. Responsible for the day-to-day activities, including a combination of traditional design engineering, collaborating with cross-functional peers, leading and mentoring others, presenting technical challenges and solutions to leadership and Technical Supplier Management (TSM). This position requires the ability to obtain a US Security Clearance, for which the US Government requires US Citizenship. An interim and/or final US top secret clearance Post Start is required. Basic Qualifications (Required Skills and Experience): Experience in SATCOM communications, networking, antennas, and subsystem components, including frequency converters, modems, low noise amplifiers/blocks, and high power amplifiers Experience in radio frequency compatibility and multi-discipline integrating issues applicable to communications and network systems, including primary characteristics such as physical and functional interfaces, communications reliability, link availability, and environmental constraints Experience in network analysis and communications systems signal analysis using network, spectrum and circuit analysis tools Experience leading work with customers and leading a highly skilled team in testing and validation of system designs to ensure they meet operational and functional requirements Ability to acquire a Top Secret US Security Clearance with a Single Scope Background Investigation and SCI/SSBI eligibility including in scope poly. Experience leading work with customers and leading a highly skilled team in testing and validation of system designs to ensure they meet operational and functional requirements Preferred Qualifications (Desired Skills/Experience): Experience generating and analyzing RF link budgets. Experience in antenna design/modeling and performance validation. Knowledge of communications and network system power system requirements. Experience with Communication & Network System Standards. Knowledge of and the ability to apply communications and network systems regulatory requirements (eg, Federal Aviation Agency [FAA] regulations, Military Specifications, National. Telecommunications and Information Administration (NTIA), Federal Communications Commission [FCC] regulations) and standards (eg, safety, military, emissions, Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineering [IEEE], ARINC, Engineering International Association [EIA]). 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 9 or more years' related work experience or an equivalent combination of technical education and experience (eg PhD+4 years' related work experience, Master+7 years' related work experience). In the USA, ABET accreditation is the preferred, although not required, accreditation standard. Relocation: This position offers relocation based on candidate eligibility. 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. Shift: This position is for 1st shift. 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.