Associate Systems Engineer Support Analyst
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. The Boeing Defense, Space & Security (BDS) organization, Space and Launch Division is seeking an Associate Systems Engineer Support Analyst (Level 2) 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 Associate Systems Engineer Support Analyst will be a part of a high-performing team that are immersed in high intensity development projects. As a member of our team, you will have the opportunity to apply an interdisciplinary, collaborative approach to assist with analyses, design, development and verification of a lifecycle balanced system of systems and system solutions. This position will assist with analyses to evaluates customer/operational needs to define system performance requirements, integrate technical parameters and assure compatibility of all physical, functional and program interfaces. This role will include various analyses to optimize total system of systems and/or system architecture. Assists with analyses for affordability, safety, reliability, maintainability, testability, human systems integration, survivability, vulnerability, susceptibility, system security, regulatory, certification, product assurance and other specialties quality factors into a preferred configuration to ensure mission success. Position Responsibilities: Thrive in a fast-paced and dynamic environment. Execute independent tasks to complete and track assigned tasks under the guidance of a lead. Collaborate with mentor and after a six-month period, work assigned projects nearly independently with periodic guidance from their mentor. Communicate with their mentor/lead on project/task status and progress. Perform basic analytical data analysis and management to facilitate customer access and use. Perform engineering and operational functions supporting customer needs utilizing customized software suites. Obtain system operations certification via knowledge-based learning and on-the-job training. Ability to certify and cross train in other program areas as required. 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): Bachelor, Master or Doctorate of Science degree from an accredited course of study, in engineering, computer science, mathematics, physics or chemistry 1 year or more of experience with basic use of Microsoft (MS) Office Tools. Experience or knowledge with a broad range of systems engineering disciplines. Willing to perform some call-in responsibilities during off hours and perform weekend work to include a 24/7 rotating shift on a frequency of 1 week per quarter. Preferred Qualifications (Desired Skills/Experience): Experience or knowledge of Web-based tools such as SharePoint. Knowledge of the Root Cause Corrective Action (RCCA) process or other engineering problem resolution/solution process. Experience or knowledge with basic systems engineering principles used to solve engineering problems and also an understanding of standard problem-solution methodologies and tools (Fishbone, 5-Why, etc.). Experience or knowledge with system engineering applications for data management and data processing to include product generation, metrics analysis, archive, and retrieval. Experience or knowledge with image products to include the ability to investigate product issues and provide a summary of any sources of error found throughout the processing chain. Experience or knowledge with exposure to scientific methods and quantitative analysis for processing remote sensing data products to include signal processing methodologies. Experience or knowledge with a wide range of remote sensing data and products to include the ability to use applicable data algorithms. 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 2 or more years' related work experience or an equivalent combination of technical education and experience (eg Master). In the USA, ABET accreditation is the preferred, although not required, accreditation standard. Relocation : 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 Vaccination Requirements: Boeing is implementing new requirements for employees to be fully vaccinated from COVID-19 or have an approved reasonable accommodation based on local legislation in several countries including US-based employees. Please refer here for current vaccination and/or reasonable accommodation requirements, and timelines based on location. 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.