The Boeing Company Mesa, AZ 85213
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The Boeing Defense, Space and Security (BDS), Satellite Operations & Ground Systems (SOGS) organization, is seeking an Associate Systems Engineer (Level 2) to join our team in Mesa, AZ. Our 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.
The Associate Systems Engineer 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 help shape the future by developing cutting edge technology in an agile environment. This position will be working with a team of system engineers, developers, testers, and customers who are developing containerized micro-services in a fast paced environment. This role will support the requirements, architecture, design, and user experience of SOGS satellite ground systems to ensure mission success and customer acceptance.
+ Applies an interdisciplinary, collaborative approach to plan, design, develop and verify basic lifecycle balanced system of systems and system solutions.
+ Evaluates customer/operational needs to define system performance requirements, integrate technical parameters and assure compatibility of all physical, functional and program interfaces.
+ Performs analyses to optimize total system of systems and/or system architecture.
+ Performs 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.
+ Supports the planning, organization, implementation and monitoring of requirements management processes, tools, risk, issues, opportunity management and technology readiness assessment processes.
+ Develops Ground Segment Operational Products in support of Space based systems.
+ Performs System Integration & Test.
+ Delivers Ops Product design, development, and test.
+ Supports complex system level threads required to run missions in space.
This position requires the ability to obtain a U.S Security Clearance for which the US Government requires US Citizenship. (An interim and/or final U.S. secret clearance Post Start is required).
**Basic Qualifications** **(Required Skills/Experience):**
+ Bachelor's, Master's or Doctorate of Science degree from an accredited course of study, in engineering, computer science, mathematics, physics or chemistry.
+ 2 years or more of experience in software or systems engineering on space-based systems.
+ 2 years or more of experience with Model Based Systems Engineering (MBSE).
+ 2 years or more of experience working with USG customers in the processes to achieve formal product qualification and acceptance.
**Preferred Qualifications (Desired Skills/Experience):**
+ Experience with satellite ground systems and the satellite operations problem space.
+ Experience with Model Based Engineering through-out the development lifecycle.
+ Experience collaborating with developers using agile development tools and practices.
+ Experience using Atlassian, Jira, and Confluence.
+ 2 years or more of experience working with customers and users/operators to define functional and performance requirements, software interfaces, use cases and user stories.
**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 (e.g. Bachelor) and typically 2 or more years' related work experience or an equivalent combination of technical education and experience (e.g. Master). In the USA, ABET accreditation is the preferred, although not required, accreditation standard.
This position offers relocation based on candidate eligibility. (Basic relocation is available for internal candidates, 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.
**_Eligible for 3ERP_**
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.