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Senior Flight Software Engineer

1900028261

El Segundo, California, Los Angeles, California

Software Engineering at Boeing

With Boeing, your software innovations can touch commercial and military aircraft, rockets and spacecraft as well as advanced cyber solutions. This is where you can build the future.

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Working on a complex system in a lab environment is challenging and exciting, but the real reward came when I got to test our system with defense customers. I was able to interface directly with the men and women who would be depending on our products and hear their feedback firsthand.

Steve Jacobsen
Digital Signal Processing Engineer,
Software Engineer

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Senior Flight Software Engineer

Company The Boeing Company Job ID 1900028261 Date posted 02/20/2019
Location El Segundo California United States
Job Description
Boeing Satellite Division in El Segundo is seeking Senior Software Engineers, passionate about space and excited to work in a multi-disciplined, collaborative engineering environment to design, develop and implement control and communications software for a new fleet of Boeing satellites.

Primary Responsibilities:
  • Responsible for full life-cycle development including requirements analysis, software architecture, designs, coding, unit test, integration and formal qualification.
  • Experience in analyzing system requirements and decomposing them to software requirements. 
  • Ability to take requirements and define a software system architecture.
  • Candidate should possess excellent communications skills to participate in requirements, design and code reviews, have a thorough understanding of version control and software quality attributes, such as testability, portability and maintainability, and enjoy a self-driven and collaborative development approach.
  • Candidate should possess excellent communications skills and works well in a team environment.
  • Must be able to interact well with System Engineers/Analyst as well other members of the Integrated Product Team.
  • Excellent oral and written communication skills and experience in presenting at program major reviews as well as lead the technical contents of all software technical documents.
  • Familiarity with formal development process and current software engineering topics is highly desired.

 

Boeing is the world's largest aerospace company and leading manufacturer of commercial airplanes and defense, space and security systems. We are engineers and technicians. Skilled scientists and thinkers. Bold innovators and dreamers. Join us, and you can build something better for yourself, for our customers and for the world.


Division
Space and Launch

Relocation Assistance Available
Yes. Available for eligible candidates, if authorized.

Qualifications

This position requires an active Single Scope Background Investigation (SSBI) U.S. Security Clearance. (A U.S. Security Clearance that has been active in the past 24 months is considered active).

Typical Education & Experience:

Degree and typical experience in engineering classification: Bachelor's 14 or more years' experience, Master's with 12 or more years' experience or PhD with 9 or more years' experience. Bachelor, Master or Doctorate of Science degree from an accredited course of study, in engineering, computer science, mathematics, physics or chemistry. ABET is the preferred, although not required, accreditation standard.

 

Basic Qualifications (Required Skills/Experience):
  • Experience decomposing system/subsystem requirements into software requirements
  • Experience in software architecture and design of complex embedded software systems.
  • Experience leading a team of software engineers using agile development process
  • 5+ years’ experience using DOORs and UML software modelling tools  
  • 7+ years of hands-on experience in object oriented design, C/C++ implementation and test.
  • 15+ years of direct experience designing and developing software for a real time or non real-time system.
Preferred Qualifications (Desired Skills/Experience):
  • Experience working with system/subsystem engineers
  • Experience working with external software suppliers
  • Experience integrating large scale software systems.
  • Experience with avionics control algorithms, hardware interfaces and I/O device drivers, networking, SQL and non-relational databases, web-based development.
  • Experience working in a classified environment and compliant with TOR standards.
  • Experience in Java, C#, JavaScript, Python and TCL a plus.
  • Embedded/real-time OS (e.g. VxWorks) experience a plus.
  • UML modeling, test-driven development, agile process and DevOps tools experience desired.
  • Familiarity with real-time embedded software development that includes requirements analysis through Formal Qualification.
  • Experience with Linux/Unix operating system, software development for math intensive algorithms, integration of COTS software, UML or other modeling language, SQL DB, DOORs, or ClearCase a major plus.
  • Prior avionics and payload software development experience is a plus.
  • Familiarity with formal development process and current software engineering topics is highly desired.

 


Experience Level
Individual Contributor

Job Type
Standard

Travel
Yes, 10 % of the Time

Contingent Upon Program Award
No

Union
No

Job Code
6J7BP5
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