Experienced Mission Planner
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Experienced Mission Planner
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.
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The Boeing Defense, Space & Security (BDS) organization. Space and Launch Division is seeking an Experienced Mission Planner (Level 3) to join our team in Herndon, VA. The 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.
The Experienced Mission Planner position will be a part of a high-performing team in a very dynamic environment. As a member of our team, you will have the opportunity to train and certify on a complex system to include scheduling resources, maintenance, user support, collaboration and system expertise to meet program requirements. This position will support program and customer needs on a regular day staff with occasional need for surging to 24x7 coverage.
Ability to work a shift in a 24x7 Operations team environment to include working weekends and holidays.
Troubleshoot and resolve problems following defined procedures.
Escalate issues as required.
Recognize and document system discrepancies.
Identify and propose opportunities for system improvement.
Coordinate, update and create necessary procedures & documentation.
Collaborate with other teams and individuals.
Willingness to complete positional and corporate training requirements.
Certification required – Combination of self-led reading, observation, and on the job training provided, resulting in a passing evaluation from designated trainer, evaluator & operations manager.
Adjust to changing priorities, multiple demands and crises.
Demonstrate attention to detail.
Participate in the development of engineering processes, methods and tools for use as a planner.
Understand and support customer needs and priorities.
This position requires an active U.S. TS/SCI Security Clearance (U.S. Citizenship Required). (A U.S. Security Clearance that has been active in the past 24 months is considered active).This position requires an active U.S. TS/SCI Security Clearance (U.S. Citizenship Required). (A U.S. Security Clearance that has been active in the past 24 months is considered active).
Basic Qualifications (Required Skills/Experience):
Ability to complete a certification program. Specialized training provided (combination self-study and on-the-job (OJT) training) in order to learn the necessary skills allowing them to obtain the necessary certifications required for this position.
Willingness to work a rotating shift to include weekends, holidays and overtime.
Experience working with Linux commands.
Preferred Qualifications (Desired Skills/Experience):
Experience managing customer relationships.
Experience working in UNIX and Windows environments.
Education/experience typically acquired through advanced technical education (e.g. Bachelor) and typically 5 or more years' related work experience or an equivalent combination of technical education and experience (e.g. PhD, Master+3 years' related work experience, 9 years' related work experience, etc.). In the USA, ABET accreditation is the preferred, although not required, accreditation standard.
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
Contingent Upon Program Award
No, this position is not contingent upon program award
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.